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The Tesla Model S Value Proposition is Astounding … Again

Tesla recently announced another record breaking quarter. Along with that announcement came the much anticipated (particularly by yours truly) updates to the Model S and X. A little while back I wrote about how “The Tesla Model S Value Proposition is Astounding.” Although this new update to the Model S comes with a $10K price…
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SEC filing: Figure, which uses blockchain to provide loans and is led by Mike Cagney, ex-CEO of SoFi, plans to raise $250M via a SPAC (Adam Tempkin/Bloomberg)

Adam Tempkin / Bloomberg:SEC filing: Figure, which uses blockchain to provide loans and is led by Mike Cagney, ex-CEO of SoFi, plans to raise $250M via a SPAC  —  – Ex-Sofi CEO Cagney’s blockchain fintech Figure creates SPAC  — Ellington Management has ‘economic interest’ in effort: filing


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Green Genius To Invest Over €100 million To Create Solar Parks in Poland

Green Genius, a renewable energy company that is a part of an international group of companies known as the Modus Group, has sunny ambitions for Poland. At the end of last year, it won two auctions for solar power plant projects with a total capacity of 79 megawatts. Along with these, the company plans to…
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Ask a Scientist: Electric Vehicles are the Cleanest Option Today

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists. By Elliott Negin There has been a spike in good news recently when it comes to the future of electric vehicles (EVs). That’s encouraging, given the transportation sector is now the largest source of US carbon emissions and vehicles are the main culprits. Late last month, President Biden signed an…
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According to an estimate Apple Watch reached 100M users in December, 30M of which came in 2020; 35% of US iPhone users wear an Apple Watch (Neil Cybart/Above Avalon)

Neil Cybart / Above Avalon:According to an estimate Apple Watch reached 100M users in December, 30M of which came in 2020; 35% of US iPhone users wear an Apple Watch  —  More than 100 million people wear an Apple Watch.  Based on my estimates, Apple surpassed the important adoption milestone this past December.


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Clubhouse presents a major challenge for fact checkers as the app does not keep old posts or audio files and doesn’t allow users to record conversations (Poynter)

Poynter:Clubhouse presents a major challenge for fact checkers as the app does not keep old posts or audio files and doesn’t allow users to record conversations  —  This is the Feb. 11, 2021 edition of Factually.  Live audio and no recording might complicate the work of fact-checkers on this new platform.


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They’re Arctic Survivors. How Will They Adapt to Climate Change?

Crisscrossing the tundra, digging dens, chasing prey: a rare look at the elusive wolverine in a rapidly changing region.


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Apple launches its first standalone Apple TV+ AR app, with a For All Mankind backstory and exclusive content for the latest iPad Pro and iPhone 12 Pro models (Zac Hall/9to5Mac)

Zac Hall / 9to5Mac:Apple launches its first standalone Apple TV+ AR app, with a For All Mankind backstory and exclusive content for the latest iPad Pro and iPhone 12 Pro models  —  Apple’s rumored augmented reality experience for Apple TV+ has arrived in the form of For All Mankind: Time Capsule.


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Russian content on TikTok is becoming increasingly political as free speech advocates and government actors have turned to the app to spread their messaging (TechCrunch)

TechCrunch:Russian content on TikTok is becoming increasingly political as free speech advocates and government actors have turned to the app to spread their messaging  —  TikTok has crafted a number of policies over the years to distance itself from the often-messy political fray, but its users continue to have other agendas in mind.


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Toyota Tiptoes Timidly Into The World Of EVs

Toyota says it will have two new battery electric cars and one new plug-in hybrid car on sale in America in 2021 — or maybe 2022?


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