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Green

You need something to do while your EV is charging.

It could be placed where Superchargers aren't available.

It could be placed where Superchargers aren't available.

First step: a "zero emission zone" in central London by 2025,

Green

The companies will have 600 Smartscooters available for rent in the City of Lights.

The scooters use swappable batteries to eliminate waiting for a charge.

You probably already just said Tesla anyway.

With the purchase of Solar City, along with the launch of Powerwall and the solar roof, Tesla is as much of an energy company as it is a car maker.

Green

If the company can't secure funding at CES, it's over.

Tick, tock.

Official

The experiment is more affordable than paying for rides one at a time.

Make sure to read the fine print.

Report

One reporter used New York City's open data and Google Maps to determine that the NYPD was issuing thousands of tickets on streets where parking is legal.

Official

Uber promises never to describe its service as the "safest ride on the road" or call its background check process "the gold standard" again. That's one of the terms it agreed to when it hashed out a settlement agreement with the San Francisco and Los Angeles District Attorney's offices.

Official

Waze is now alerting drivers in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington when they approach historically dangerous intersections.

The new program will help drivers avoid high-fee payday lenders.

A new partnership with Gobank will let Uber pay its drivers right after each ride, instead of once a week.

Maybe the robots can handle our chauffeur duties, now that Google's autonomous cars have gone 1.2 million miles without a ticket.

ETC

Your existing car probably doesn't have a built-in WiFi hotspot, but AT&T will soon have a way to add one and deliver that sweet, on-demand internet access.

Report

Uber is on the hook for yet another unpleasant incident, after a London driver threatened to slit the throat of a user who canceled their ride.