Tesla recalls over 300,000 vehicles over taillight glitch

Tesla is recalling more than 300,000 vehicles in the U.S. because a software glitch can make taillights go off intermittently, increasing the risk of a collision. Tesla said in documents posted Saturday by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the glitch may affect one or both taillights on certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles. … Read more

Deadline approaches for Elon Musk’s ultimatum to Twitter employees

Deadline approaches for Elon Musk’s ultimatum to Twitter employees – CBS News Watch CBS News Elon Musk is giving employees at Twitter until 5 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday to decide whether to stay with the company and work “long hours at high intensity.” Alex Barinka, social media reporter at Bloomberg, joins CBS News’ Vladimir … Read more

Workers initiate federal investigation into Tesla Texas Gigafactory

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A local nonprofit says while the beams to Tesla’s 10 million+ square foot facility were going up, the men and women putting them there were being mistreated. The Workers Defense Project filed two cases on Monday with the U.S. Labor Department over worker pay and training during Tesla Gigafactory’s construction over the … Read more

Elon Musk’s tough ‘Jobs’: Billionaire’s business skills put to the test

Not all great business visionaries make great business leaders. Steve Jobs was certainly a great visionary, but his business skills were so lacking, he was booted from the company he created. He returned to Apple years later and built a much better mousetrap, having spent time in those intervening years learning from his mistakes.  In … Read more

Elon Musk’s second week of Twitter ownership proves as chaotic as his first

Elon Musk’s second week of Twitter ownership proves as chaotic as his first – CBS News Watch CBS News In his second week at the helm of Twitter, Elon Musk had accounts impersonating him suspended and the site has tried to rehire employees who had been laid off the prior week. Mike Isaac, technology correspondent … Read more

Twitter employees laid off a week after Elon Musk’s takeover

Twitter employees laid off a week after Elon Musk’s takeover – CBS News Watch CBS News Thousands of Twitter employees have been laid off as Elon Musk overhauls the company. First, CBS News’ Carter Evans reports from Los Angeles. Then, Weijia Jiang speaks with Alistair Barr, global tech editor for Business Insider, about the major … Read more

Saudi Arabia launches electric car company to challenge Tesla

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia has launched an electric car company in an effort to take on Tesla and supercharge the kingdom’s automotive sector. Mohammed bin Salman, the de facto ruler of Saudi Arabia, unveiled plans for Ceer, the country’s first electric car company. A joint venture between the kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund and … Read more

Elon Musk reportedly fires top executives as he completes $44bn acquisition of Twitter

Elon Musk became Twitter Inc’s new owner on Thursday and reportedly fired top executives he had accused of misleading him. Mr Musk terminated Twitter Chief Executive Parag Agrawal, Chief Financial Officer Ned Segal and legal affairs and policy chief Vijaya Gadde, several media outlets reported early on Friday, citing anonymous sources who were familiar with … Read more