Tuesday, 4 Aug 2020
Category: Mobility

China accounts for nearly one-quarter of Tesla’s revenue

According to Tesla’s latest SEC filing, the automaker’s revenue in China climbed 102.9% year-over-year to $1.4 billion. Which also means that China now makes up 23.3% of Tesla’s total revenues of $6 billion in the quarter, compared to just about 11% in the same period a year before. And Tesla has been counting on China […]

Deliveries of electric pickup truck in June 2021 by Rivian

Electric vehicle startup Rivian has started to run a pilot production line at its factory in Normal, Illinois as they prepare to bring their pickup truck and SUV to market in summer 2021. Rivian said in an email to their customers that, deliveries of its R1T electric pickup truck will begin in June 2021 and […]

Swiss Cities can’t impose fee for e-bike sharing, Court favours BOND Mobility!

City of Zurich’s Governor’s office has approved an appeal by the company BOND mobility, against the obligation to permit and pay fees for the “free-floating” E-bike sharing system.  Hence, the office follows the augmentation of BOND Mobility that high quality, stationless E-bike sharing system does not represent “increased public use” and is not subject to […]

Co-founders of SoundCloud launch e-bike subscription in Berlin

SoundCloud’s co-founders launched a new electric bike subscription service called Dance, in Berlin. The invite-only program includes delivery, maintenance and theft protection, which is the latest service designed to capitalize on the e-bike boom by shifting toward a model similar to a Netflix or Spotify for transportation. Dance is hoping to address concerns on hard […]

Drivers sue Uber on secret profiling and automated decision making

Uber drivers in Europe are taking the company court on “profiling and automated decision making” by the ride-hailing agent. The drivers are to sue the company in an attempt to gain access to more of the personal data Uber collects on them, as permitted by the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and to gain […]