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Pepsi one-ups Budweiser brewer by ordering 100 Tesla electric semi trucks

[ad_1] PepsiCo is the latest company to reveal that it’s placed orders for Tesla’s forthcoming electric semi-truck – and also the company with the largest order so far. The beverage company has ordered 100 of the trucks per Reuters, meaning it’s placed at least a...

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Ex-Uber data chief Kevin Novak joins LA-based startup Tala in big win for LA ecosystem

[ad_1] In a huge win for the early stage financial services startup Tala (and for the Los Angeles tech ecosystem), Uber‘s former data chief, Kevin Novak has agreed to join the company as its Chief Data Officer. Novak’s achievements at Uber can’t be understated. He was...

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Nissan will kick off self-driving Leaf EV taxi service test in March

[ad_1] Nissan is the latest automaker to make its autonomous vehicle testing intentions clear – it’ll begin a pilot of self-driving Nissan Leaf electric vehicles that can be hailed using a smartphone app much like an Uber or a Lyft, starting in March on Japanese...

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GM launches Marketplace for in-car shopping and reservations

[ad_1] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WysXyfRbC_M?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent&w=680&h=383] GM is making it possible to shop right from your vehicle’s infotainment system, while on the go. The carmaker is pushing out an update for model year 2017 and later vehicles, which will go out to all cars even if the owner doesn’t...

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Volkswagen’s MOIA debuts its all-electric rideshare vehicle

[ad_1] Some carmakers are talking a lot about the potential of shared mobility services and alternatives to car ownership, but Volkswagen’s MOIA is actually going a step further, with a brand new vehicle it’s unveiling today that’s focused entirely on this new market. The all-electric...

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GM and Cruise on track to field a self-driving ride hailing service by 2019

[ad_1] GM and Cruise have articulated more specifically when they want to put their self-driving service on the roads, at today’s investor call for the company from San Francisco. GM said that they can make it happen within two years, with a fleet ready to...

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Cruise’s self-driving launch plan doesn’t include small-scale pilots like Waymo’s

[ad_1] Cruise spent some time this week detailing its plans for self-driving deployment, and one of the key features of its approach is how it differs from that of some of its competitors. “We’re not going to do small-scale pilots,” explained Cruise CEO and cofounder Kyle...

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