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Apple, Tesla, Alphabet, Dell, and Microsoft sued for benefitting from child mining

Several families in the Democratic Republic of Congo have filed a lawsuit in the USA against Big Tech companies for benefitting from cobalt child mining. Apple, Tesla, Alphabet (owners of Google), Dell, and Microsoft have been named as defendants.

Zimbabwe's Econet is using Tesla's Powerwalls

Zimbabwe is using Tesla to keep some of its telecommunications infrastructure running. Econet has installed Tesla Powerwall batteries at base stations to keep its network up and running so people can use their mobile money offering given the country's 18 hour a day power outages.

We donโ€™t need Elon Musk

Our 'Tony Stark' image of tech moguls is obscuring the talent and toil of ordinary workers, and inflating the egos of the bosses.

Tesla stock up in smoke

Tesla stock drops by 11% in one week as senior executives resign and Elon Musk smokes weed during an interview.

Elon Musk's letter to Tesla employees about taking the company off the stock exchange

*Editor's Note: Following a tweet in which Elon Musk said he is considering taking Tesla private, below is the full e-mail that SpaceX and Tesla founder, Elon Musk, sent to Tesla employees regarding taking Tesla private and de-listing from the stock exchange.* Taking Tesla Private August 7, 2018 The following

Electric vehicles are changing the world

Global interest in climate change โ€“ its effects on the environment and society more broadly โ€“ is probably at an all time high. Countries around the world, with the glaring exception of the US under President Donald Trump, are increasingly acknowledging the shift thatโ€™s needed from a fossil fuel-driven economy to

A sports car and a glitter ball have now been launched into space

Two controversial objects have recently been launched in space, and their messages couldnโ€™t be more different. One is Elon Muskโ€™s red sports car, a symbol of elite wealth and masculinity, hurtling towards Mars. The other is a glittering geodesic sphere in Earth orbit, designed to give humans a