Tesla is going to build its own datacenters
Tesla appears to want to build its own data centers to its own specifications. Spurring this thought is a recent job ad for a senior data center specialist from the U.S. electric car manufacturer.
The said job ad, writes The Register, asks for a "Sr. Engineering Program Manager, Data Centers". T... Read more
Iron Mountain pledges to electrify all company cars
Iron Mountain is extending its new partnership with The Climate Group, a non-profit organization. The Climate Group challenges partners to meet climate goals. Iron Mountain is tasked with electrifying all of its company cars by the end of 2030.
A daunting task. Iron Mountain's fleet consists of ... Read more
EVBox uses Salesforce as cement in IT strategy
The Dutch charging station manufacturer, EVBox, has gone through exponential growth and is now ready to stop. The company is growing so fast that it needs to scale up further, and traditional SME solutions are no longer sufficient. The company is focusing on enterprise IT solutions to accelerate it... Read more
Rumour: Apple approached Hyundai and Kia for car collaboration
Apple seems to be planning to work with South Korean car brands Hyundai and Kia to develop cars. The cars would be electrically powered and capable of driving autonomously.
The rumours come from a Korean newspaper, writes Bloomberg. The companies intend to make a deal in the coming weeks to prod... Read more
Apple’s electric car may take until 2027 to reach production
Apple is working on a self-driving car program for a while now. New developments show that the program may take 5-7 years to deliver a functional vehicle.
People close to the project provided this new insight and noted that the car is very far away from the production stage. Last year we reporte... Read more
Hyundai says it’s in unspecified talks with Apple to develop a car
Speculation runs rampant on the nature and scope of the collaboration, causing Hyundai share prices to soar.
Hyundai has confirmed it is in early talks with Apple to develop a joint auto project, according to Reuters. This confirms what a domestic South Korean broadcaster had already reported. I... Read more
Elon Musk approached Apple for selling Tesla
Tesla-CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter that he had contacted Tim Cook for a possible acquisition of Tesla. Apple's CEO did not express any interest.
Musk made this claim on Twitter as a response to the news surrounding Apple developing a car. He says he contacted Tim Cook 'during the darkest days o... Read more
‘Apple still working on self-driving electric car’
Apple is said to be working towards having its own car on the market by 2024. The car would feature self-driving technology and be equipped with new battery technology.
Reuters writes that Apple has been designing its own car to a greater or lesser extent since 2014. After Doug Field, who previo... Read more
Breakthrough in solid-state batteries with help of Bill Gates
Battery startup QuantumScape claims that the company has seen a breakthrough in the development of solid-state batteries. The batteries are said to perform significantly better than comparable lithium-ion batteries.
Compared to a lithium-ion battery of the same size, QuantumScape's lithium-metal... Read more
Bosch wants to improve vehicle battery life with cloud-connected battery management
Bosch has launched a new cloud-based software service that enables the management and monitoring of the battery life of electric vehicles. In this way, the company hopes to improve battery life.
According to Dr. Markus Heyn, member of the board of directors of Robert Bosch GmbH, Bosch's data-driven ... Read more