Tesla ramps up EV production as demand hits record high
The US firm delivered 185 000 electric vehicles in the first quarter of 2021, and is ramping up its vehicle production, as global demand increases.
Incredible Bitcoin stories and facts
Tesla is one of about 15 000 companies that accept BTC payments.
Hackers gain access to over 150 000 security cameras
The collective published videos and images they claimed were taken from offices, warehouses and factories, as well as from jail cells, psychiatric wards, banks and schools.
SA traders expect more regulation as Bitcoin rally continues
Local crypto players strongly believe the higher digital currency prices will lead to faster regulatory developments in the country.
Elon Musk’s Bitcoin touch lifts SA crypto exchanges
Since Tesla bought $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin, local crypto players report a huge increase in digital currency transactions on their platforms.
SA-born Elon Musk dislodges Bill Gates as world’s second richest
For the first time, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranks the Tesla CEO with a $127.9 billion fortune, above the Microsoft founder ($127.7 billion).
Tesla offers renewable energy kits as load-shedding solution
Tesla introduces its Powerwall and Megapack rechargeable, renewable energy-powered battery systems for homes and businesses in SA.
Amazon, Microsoft, Zoom, Tesla billionaires see wealth surge
Technology billionaires Jeff Bezos, Eric Yuan, Elon Musk and Steve Ballmer see their net worth grow by over $1 billion each during the COVID-19 crisis.
Tech giants extend lead as world’s top valued brands
Amazon for the first time breaks the $200 billion-value mark, topping the chart as the most valuable brand across the globe, with Google and Apple in second and third place.
Econet relies on Tesla batteries in Zimbabwe
Lengthy power outages prompt Econet Wireless management to install Tesla hybrid batteries.
The decade of the electric car
In 1910, nearly 40% of vehicles on US roads were battery-powered. In 2020, they’re making a comeback.