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Tesla developing platform to allow car owners in China data access

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ByteDance Eyes a New $185 Billion Business Ahead of Mega IPO

(Bloomberg) — Zhang Yiming built ByteDance Ltd. into the world’s most valuable private company via a string of blockbuster apps like TikTok that challenged Facebook and other incumbents on their own turf. His latest target: Alibaba.The 38-year-old AI coding genius, searching for ByteDance’s next big act, has set his sights on China’s $1.7 trillion e-commerce arena. The co-founder has hired thousands of staff and roped in big-name sponsors like Xiaomi Corp. impresario Lei Jun to drive what he calls his next “major breakthrough” into global business — selling

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Here Technologies and Unity developing 3D maps to boost in-vehicle experience

“The experience is becoming more and more centered around not just the performance aspects of a vehicle, but the entertainment, the information, the interactivity and, under appropriate conditions, being able to deliver gaming,” Edward Martin, director of product management at Unity, told Automotive News.

“Given the way in which current HMI systems are developed, they’re hitting the ceiling really in terms of the level of what customers can experience within a vehicle,” Martin added. “The consumer getting into a car today has a different expectation of what could be as opposed to what is.”

As a result, many automakers

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Arrival Developing Electric Vehicles Without Assembly Line

“This is about getting the best, optimal delivery vehicle for us,” Mr. Wake said.

Globally, UPS operates a fleet of about 120,000 vehicles, and around 13,000 of them use alternatives to diesel engines such as batteries.

In addition to UPS, BlackRock and the South Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia have invested in Arrival.

Electric vehicle companies have attracted frenzied interest from investors, who hope to find the next Tesla, which is valued at more than $650 billion, more than G.M., Ford Motor, Toyota Motor and Volkswagen combined. Wall Street’s interest has encouraged a parade of fledgling companies — some,

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Tesla Must Be Developing A Platform For Its Model 2 Series

Elon Musk has talked about a cheaper $25,000 Tesla vehicle on a few occasions. Just after Tesla Model 3 production hell, Elon thought that the technology to produce that cheaper model would be ready around 2022–2023. It is one thing to produce a vehicle like the SGMW Wuling Mini EV for less than $5,000 for China, or the Dacia Spring for €17,000 for the EU. But a Tesla must adhere to Tesla standards.

  • Must be safest vehicle in its class.
  • Teslas are never slow.
  • Teslas are a joy to drive.
  • Teslas are beautiful, at least in the eyes of Elon
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