Startup Tests Rocket Launched by Super-Powerful Slingshot
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Startup Tests Rocket Launched by Super-Powerful Slingshot

SpinLaunch, a space startup, has an innovative idea. Instead of vertically launching rockets from the ground, why not spin them inside a huge
DOJ Says Uber Charged Passengers With Disabilities Illegal 'Wait Time' Fees
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DOJ Says Uber Charged Passengers With Disabilities Illegal 'Wait Time' Fees

Uber claimed it made a profit in its third quarter, even if you ignore the billions of dollar that it continues to lose on a quarterly basis. Now,
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Rivian soars 46% in IPO debut, valuing electric truck company above peers at more than $100 billion

Rivian. SOPA Images/Getty Rivian, an electric truck manufacturer, saw its IPO debut Wednesday. It soared up to 46% Rivian's current value is more
Rivian will start selling electric vans to non-Amazon companies in 2023
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Rivian will start selling electric vans to non-Amazon companies in 2023

Rivian claims it will begin accepting orders for electric delivery vans in 2022, and will deliver them "early 2023" to fleet customers. This puts
GM-backed Cruise seeks final approval to commercialize robotaxis in San Francisco
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GM-backed Cruise seeks final approval to commercialize robotaxis in San Francisco

This article GM Cruise Origin driverless shuttle Cruise General Motors-backed Cruise seeks final approval from California in order to start
Autonomous driving startup Momenta raises another $500M – TechCrunch
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Autonomous driving startup Momenta raises another $500M – TechCrunch

Momenta, a Chinese autonomous driving solution provider, announced today that it has received $500 million more from General Motors following a
Cruise launches driverless robotaxi service in San Francisco – TechCrunch
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Cruise launches driverless robotaxi service in San Francisco – TechCrunch

Cruise employees, a self-driving subsidiary General Motors, will become the first to hop in one of its autonomous vehicles, which operate in San
Ford has unveiled a retro '70s concept electric pickup
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Ford has unveiled a retro '70s concept electric pickup

Ford's new electric pickup truck looks retro and futuristic. I can't drive, and I'm thrilled. The all-electric F-100 Eluminator, based on Ford's 1978
Tesla recalls 11,704 vehicles after identifying Full Self-Driving Beta software error – TechCrunch
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Tesla recalls 11,704 vehicles after identifying Full Self-Driving Beta software error – TechCrunch

Tesla has voluntarily recalled almost 11,704 vehicles following the identification of a software problem that could have caused a false forward
To Make an Eco-Friendly EV Battery, Think From the Inside Out
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To Make an Eco-Friendly EV Battery, Think From the Inside Out

Olivier Groux, a man who lives in a ivy-covered warehouse, has created a machine to disassemble batteries one by one. It looks similar to a large