Companies are finally investing in making EVs in the U.S. Here's a running list.
Patents are the primary means of protecting IP - trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets offer additional IP protection - and represent a rule-of-law guarantee akin to a deed's role in protecting land ownership. The founders of the United States wrote patent protection into the Constitution to "promote the progress of science and the useful arts."
China's electric car market is booming but can it last?
If you want to understand how governments can fuel the rise of new technologies, look no further than the taxi fleets of Beijing. Many electric taxis in Beijing, and dozens of other Chinese cities, just go to a battery-swapping station where a machine plucks out the depleted battery and installs a charged one in mere minutes.
Tesla doubles down on tribal land loophole to get around dumb direct-sale ban
Tesla has doubled down on its plan to build sales and service centers on tribal land as a loophole to get around New Mexico's dumb direct-sale ban. New Mexico, like a few other states, still has laws prohibiting direct sales of electric vehicles to the public without going through third-party dealerships.
Teslas Flooded During Hurricane Ian Are Spontaneously Igniting in its Aftermath
Screenshot: NewsNation on YouTube Teslas flooded by Hurricane Ian have spontaneously ignited more than a week after the storm, according to Florida fire authorities interviewed by News Nation . "Anytime you mix electrical components and salt water together, it is a recipe for disaster," Stephen Gollan, of Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue, told News Nation.
Tesla Might Have Leaked the Location of Hundreds of New Superchargers
The addresses have now disappeared, but for a while this week, Tesla's website showed the specific location of over 340 new Supercharger locations in the U.S., and many more around the world.
Driving Blind: This Headset Lets You Drive in a Car Without Windows
It's like something out of a James Bond film: You climb into a car with no windows, but you can still see the entire world around you from the driver's seat.
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