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LAS VEGAS, Jan 6- General Motors Co will not use' over-the-air' upgrades, a way of remotely updating software on its vehicles, for safety-critical vehicle systems such as brakes, the automaker's product development chief said on Wednesday, signaling a different approach from electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc.. Mark Reuss, head of GM's global product...
GM's move and others underscore Detroit's determination to battle Silicon Valley for dominance of clean urban transport. Ford Motor Co used this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to announce that Toyota Motor Corp, the No. 1 global car maker, will use Ford software to connect smart phones to dashboards and join Ford in promoting that...
Jan 6- Solar panel installer SolarCity Corp said it would cut 550 jobs in Nevada, two weeks after the state's utilities commission approved changes that would reduce credits customers receive for selling excess solar power to the grid. SolarCity, which is backed by Tesla Motors Inc's CEO Elon Musk, ceased Nevada solar sales and installations in December,...
U.S. stocks closed lower, weighed by renewed concerns of global economic slowdown and increased tensions in the Middle East.
*General Motors to invest $500 mln in ride-sharing service Lyft. SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 4- General Motors Inc said on Monday it will invest $500 million in Lyft Inc and laid out plans to develop an on-demand network of self-driving cars with the ride-sharing service. The No. 1 U.S. automaker's investment accounts for half of Lyft's latest $1 billion fundraising round.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the electric automaker met its year-end delivery goals.
The Palo Alto, California-based electric car maker says deliveries of Tesla's Model X are 'in line.'
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. futures and European stocks tanked today, after Chinese equities plunged 7 percent overnight, triggering a trading session halt.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the electric automaker's quarterly delivery numbers for 2015.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said he had decided to build a smart machine to help with his day-to-day activities, reports the Financial Times.
Jan 3- Tesla Motors Inc, the pioneering electric car maker, said on Sunday it delivered 17,400 vehicles during the fourth quarter of 2015, in line with its forecasts, and a total of 50,580 for the year. The Palo Alto, California- based company headed by Chief Executive Elon Musk delivered about 75 percent more of its Model S than during the same period of the previous...
Editor: Dan Grebler: +1 646 223 6200. TOKYO- Japan's central bank, which dominates the domestic bond market, has begun to call the shots in the equity market as well-- to the point where asset managers are looking to design investment funds with the Bank of Japan in mind. LONDON- With crude prices at 11- year lows, the world's biggest oil and gas producers are facing their...
Tesla Motors delivered 17,400 vehicles during the fourth quarter of 2015 and a total of 50,580 for the year, the company said on Sunday.
Jan 3- Tesla Motors Inc delivered 17,400 vehicles during the fourth quarter of 2015 and a total of 50,580 for the year, the company said on Sunday. The Palo Alto, California- based pioneering automaker delivered about 75 percent more of its Model S than during the same period of the previous year, Tesla said. Deliveries of Tesla's Model X are "in line" with the company's...
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According to the WSJ, Tesla is looking to add thousands of employees in the next few years to hold off start-ups and established companies in the auto industry. Entrepreneur Jason Calacanis, provides perspective.
Here are the top 10 business stories of the year, in descending order. NBCNews reports.
Dec 23- SolarCity Corp said on Wednesday it will immediately cease solar sales and installations in Nevada, a day after the state's utilities commission approved changes that would reduce credits customers receive to sell solar power back to the grid. SolarCity, which is backed by Tesla Motors Inc's CEO Elon Musk, said will fight the "flawed decision".
The company is seeing a huge demand in tech stock