Solid-state batteries represent the holy grail for automakers as they promise a driving range for electric cars comparable to internal combustion models, along with charging that could end up quicker than the time it takes to fill a gas tank.
Apple continues to spend a lot of time in court over alleged patent infringements. This time, a suit filed last month by Aqua Connect Inc and subsidiary Strategic Technology Partners has also caught the attention of the U.S. International Trade Commission, which will start its own investigation.
It’s no secret that Ford Motor Company has drunk deep the self-driving car kool aid, and is hard at work developing its own fully-autonomous car for deployment in ride-hailing and rideshare fleets by 2021. That vehicle will be a “Level-4” self-driving car, constrained to well-mapped public roads within the boundaries of a single city.
When you launch a crowdfunding campaign, you also -- literally -- launch a lot of potentially sensitive information into the public domain. And, once that information goes live, you can’t take it back.