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Tesla cuts jobs as it looks to make Model 3 more affordable

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(Reuters) – Tesla Inc said on Friday it would cut thousands of jobs to rein in costs as it plans to increase production of lower-priced versions of its crucial Model 3 sedan, sending its shares down as much as 10 percent. The company, which has struggled to achieve long-term profitability and keep a tight lid Read More

‘Sky Canvas’ satellite aiming to create Earth’s 1st artificial meteor shower (VIDEOS)

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A Japanese startup is hoping to become the first organization in history to create an artificial meteor shower which will light up the skies on demand, more brightly than its natural competition. In your face, Leonids. Founded in 2011, Astro Live Experiences (ALE) launched its first test microsatellite into orbit on board an Epsilon rocket Read More

Currency of resistance? Peaceful revolution is possible with bitcoin, crypto educator says

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No longer just a way to make money, сryptocurrencies have become a powerful tool for protest movements, bitcoin educator, programmer, and entrepreneur Jimmy Song told RT’s veteran business commentator Max Keiser. Saturday marked nine weeks since the Yellow Vest protesters started wreaking havoc across France. However, the movement, which began to denounce the government proposed Read More

ClearStream Announces Board and Executive Changes

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CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ClearStream Energy Services Inc. (“ClearStream”, or the “Company”, TSX: CSM and CSM.DB.A) is pleased to announce the following Board and Executive changes effective January 9, 2019: ClearStream is enhancing its governance structure with the appointment of an independent, non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, transitioning from Read More

Fish worth 70kg of gold: Sushi king shells out $3.1 million for ‘tasty’ tuna

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Spending millions in the fish market is a sort of tradition for this Japanese entrepreneur, but this time he has outdone himself, setting a new record and splashing a whopping $3.1 million on a giant bluefin tuna. Fish tycoon Kiyoshi Kimura, who runs the popular Sushi Zanmai chain, left the annual New Year’s seafood auction Read More

Asimov's 2019 predictions – fiction or fact?

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Back in 1983, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov was asked to predict how the world would look in 2019. His thoughts, written originally for the Toronto Star newspaper, can now be compared against reality. Many have proved surprisingly accurate. He foresaw the rise of computers, saying the complexity of society would make them “impossible to Read More

From Logan Paul to the French Spiderman, here are the viral winners and losers of 2018

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As 2018 draws to a close, RT takes a look back at the weird and wonderful world of viral news, from the death-defying heroism to rage-inducing moments that grabbed our attention. Here are the viral winners and losers of 2018. WINNERS French Spiderman Mamoudou Gassaman’s heroic climb up the side of a Paris building to Read More

Elon Musk's five famous fails & freakouts in the year past

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Billionaire Elon Musk is known for being eccentric, but his bizarre behavior and savage tweeting on a number of issues has evoked various reactions, from smiles to frowns to total disbelief. RT decided to look back at some of the biggest meltdowns and freakouts by one of the world’s most famous people in 2018. Tesla-go-private Read More

Tesla stock surges after carmaker adds Larry Ellison to its board

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Shares in electric carmaker Tesla jumped 5.6 percent after the company announced that Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison and Walgreens Boots Alliance executive Kathleen Wilson-Thompson will join its board. According to Tesla, both Ellison, listed by Forbes magazine as the fifth wealthiest person in the US, and Wilson-Thompson were added to the board, effective Thursday. Ellison Read More

Tesla names close Musk friend Larry Ellison to board

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(Reuters) – Tesla Inc on Friday named Oracle Corp co-founder Larry Ellison, a shareholder and self-described close friend of Chief Executive Elon Musk, to its board to provide the independent oversight demanded by U.S. regulators after Musk tweeted about taking the electric carmaker private. The move is meant to usher Tesla past months of turbulence Read More