Posts Tagged uber

Tesla

UberOne Will Add 50 Tesla Taxis In Dubai This Week

The citizens of Dubai will enjoy the opportunity to hail a Tesla through UberONE starting right away. As Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) push to be the most technologically advanced, smartest, and greenest places on the planet, the Dubai Taxi Corporation has struck up an exclusive deal. The…

1 week ago by Steven Loveday 3

Electric Cars

Everything There Is To Know About The Tesla Network

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM THE TESLA NETWORK? The revolution that will soon transform the world’s transportation system centers around four parallel and mutually-reinforcing trends: electrification, autonomy, connectivity and new ownership models. When it comes to megatrend #4 – new ownership models – the prime movers have been Uber and…

2 months ago by EVANNEX 27

Tesla Turns To Open Sourcing For Updates To Mapping Platform

Tesla is taking multiple steps to improve its mapping platform ahead of full self-driving vehicles. While Tesla’s navigation system is highly advanced, especially when compared with competitors’ offerings, it still leaves much to be desired, and isn’t quite ready for fully autonomous transportation. The electric automaker is continually improving the technology,…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 6

Self-Driving Model X

New Legislation To Open The Door For Self-Driving Cars

If the House Republicans’ new legislation passes, state and local lawmakers won’t have the ability to govern autonomous vehicle design, testing, and deployment. A 45-page draft comprised of 14 new bills would officially put the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in charge of all regulations regarding self-driving cars….

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 26

Hong Kong Is The Latest Tesla Hotspot: Will It Last?

TESLA IS HUGE IN HONG KONG – FOR NOW Hong Kong has become the latest Tesla hotspot. Of all the cars sold in the territory last year, nearly 7% were Teslas, according to Bloomberg. The brand totally dominates Hong Kong’s electric vehicle market – 87% of electric vehicles [EVs] sold…

4 months ago by EVANNEX 0

Uber

Uber Reveals Its Electric Vehicle Strategy

Uber will reveal details regarding its shared, electric, and autonomous mobility trifecta at the upcoming Grid Edge World Forum. Uber’s sustainability manager, Adam Gromis, will be leading a panel entitled “Building an EV Infrastructure Market” at the Grid Edge World Forum in San Jose, from June 27-29, 2017. He shared: “We’re…

4 months ago by Steven Loveday 0

Tesla

Tesla Shot Down Uber’s Self-Driving Partnership Idea

Travis Kalanick, CEO of Uber, shared that he pitched an Uber/Tesla partnership, but Elon Musk wasn’t a fan. A new book entitled Wild Ride, written by Adam Lashinsky of Fortune magazine, contains the information divulged by Kalanick. Reportedly, Kalanick reached out to Musk after Apple invested $1 billion in China’s top-tier ride-sharing company Didi…

5 months ago by Steven Loveday 3