6 Apr

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.

Mar 12, 2021

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.

Feb 22, 2021

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.

Feb 11, 2021

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.

Nov 24, 2020

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).

Sep 17, 2020

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.

Apr 24, 2020

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.

Jan 23, 2020

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.

Jan 20, 2020

Econet relies on Tesla batteries in Zimbabwe

Lengthy power outages prompt Econet Wireless management to install Tesla hybrid batteries.

Jan 17, 2020

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.

Nov 25, 2019

Tesla fans line up for new Cybertruck

Pre-orders for Elon Musk’s first electric truck pour in, despite it officially being available only in late 2021.

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