California DMV says Tesla FSD, Autopilot marketing deceptive

California DMV says Tesla FSD, Autopilot marketing deceptive

Brand new Tesla cars sit in a parking lot at a Tesla showroom on June 27, 2022 in Corte Madera, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images News | Getty Images The California Department of Motor Vehicles has accused Tesla of engaging in deceptive practices around the marketing of its driver assistance systems, which are branded … Read more

Varda signs NASA partnerships for space factory demo flight next year

Varda signs NASA partnerships for space factory demo flight next year

Varda co-founders Varda Space Industries Early stage Varda Space Industries has signed a pair of agreements with NASA, the company announced Friday, securing access to key technologies the company will need for the first demonstration of its space factory system. Varda’s goal is to develop a new method for manufacturing materials in space, an opportunity … Read more

GM Super Cruise hands-free system expanding to cover 400,000 miles

GM Super Cruise hands-free system expanding to cover 400,000 miles

That green light means you can take your hands off the wheel. Just keep your eyes on the road! Mack Hogan | CNBC DETROIT – General Motors is expanding its Super Cruise hands-free driving system in the US and Canada later this year, introducing the feature for non-interstate roadways and highways such as Route 66 … Read more

Port of New York and New Jersey battles a shipping container pile-up

Port of New York and New Jersey battles a shipping container pile-up

The Port of New York and New Jersey announced new tariffs on Tuesday related to empty containers and export volume in its battle to decrease container congestion. Both loaded and empty containers that are considered long-dwelling will be subjected to a quarterly “container imbalance fee.” The tariff will be effective as of September 1, pending … Read more

How JetBlue’s takeover of Spirit could change air travel

How JetBlue’s takeover of Spirit could change air travel

Passengers wait in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport. Paul Hennessy | LightRocket | Getty Images Spirit Airlines relented this week and agreed to sell itself to JetBlue Airways for $3.8 billion, hours after breaking off a merger agreement with Frontier Airlines that failed to win enough shareholder support. The … Read more

Southwest Airlines Introduces A Perk Customers Will Love

Southwest Airlines Introduces A Perk Customers Will Love

The airline industry, as well as the world at large, was grounded once covid hit in March of 2020. Eventually some flights were available in 2020 with enhanced safety precautions, but relatively few people felt like taking the risk. So it was no surprise when The International Air Transport Association confirmed that 2020 was the … Read more

Master files for bankruptcy after NASA moon contract struggle

Master files for bankruptcy after NASA moon contract struggle

Lunar-focused company Masten Space Systems filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Thursday, with the venture won now down to a handful of people after layoffs and furloughs. The space company declared its debts ballooned, tracing back to a NASA contract awarded to Masten two years ago. Once seen as a major win for the … Read more

Trucking CEOs expect high prices, demand in second half of 2022

Trucking CEOs expect high prices, demand in second half of 2022

Trucks at the entrance to the Port of Oakland in Oakland, California, US, on Thursday, July 14, 2022. Truckers servicing some of the US’s busiest ports are staging protests as state-level labor rules that change their employment status begin to go into effect, creating another choke point in stressed US supply chains. David Paul Morris … Read more