Watch a Video of Tesla’s Cybertruck Zipping Through NYC

By SUZANNE HUMPHRIES | reviewgeek On Saturday, New Yorkers got a rare glimpse of Tesla’s still-unreleased Cybertruck as it cruised past Manhattan’s Radio City Music Hall just before Elon Musk’s appearance on Saturday Night Live. Shortly after, Tesla tweeted a brief video of the drive. Tesla’s video netted an inevitable, though underwhelming, response from Musk who tweeted “Great […]

Good News: SpaceX Capsule Wasn’t On a Collision Course with a UFO

by ANDREW HEINZMAN Shortly after entering orbit on April 23rd, astronauts aboard the SpaceX Dragon were told to prepare for a potential collision with an unidentified object. Without time to make evasive maneuvers, the astronauts scrambled into their pressurized suits, and viewers on Earth watched in shock of what might come. Ooops! Turns out the […]

A Concept Camper for the Cybertruck Somehow Took $50 Million in Preorders

by CORY GUNTHER | review geek A lot of people are excited about Tesla’s unreleased Cybertruck and its potential. So much, in fact, that one accessory concept already received over $50 million worth of orders for its Overland Cybertruck camper. An RV-style camper that doesn’t even exist yet. It’s called the “Cyberlandr,” and the maker claims it’ll offer a […]

Zero Labs Turned an Old Rust Bucket Truck into an EV in Just 24 Hours

by CORY GUNTHER | review geek Rather than compete with Tesla and Ford on new electric vehicles, a California company named Zero Labs transforms old classics into modern EVs. Better yet, the company just released footage of its proprietary EV platform going on a rusty 50-year-old truck, and it only took 24 hours. Zero Labs calls the process “retrobution,” where […]

Mango customers left stranded at SA airports as airline suspends flights (local news)

By Ray Mahlaka | Business Maverick The flight operations of Mango Airlines, the cash-strapped low-cost local carrier, were suspended on Wednesday 28 April, leaving many passengers stranded at various airports in South Africa.  Mango has not provided reasons for why none of its scheduled flights didn’t take off at airports on Wednesday morning. But Business Maverick understands […]

Live From California…It’s Tesla Earnings

Brew writer Neal Freyman | Morning BrewNEAL FREYMAN In between practicing his opening monologue for SNL and firing off dogecoin memes, Tesla CEO Elon Musk manages to do his day job pretty well. Tesla posted a record profit of $438 million and grew revenue 74% annually last quarter. The car biz is going strong: The company previously reported record Q1 […]

Egypt impounds Ever Given ship over $900 million Suez Canal compensation bill

By Mostafa Salem, Mai Nishiyama and Pamela Boykoff, CNN Business (CNN Business) Egyptian authorities have seized a massive cargo ship which blocked the Suez Canal for almost a week last month, amid a dispute over financial damages.An Egyptian court ordered the vessel’s Japanese owner, Shoei Kisen Kaisha, to pay $900 million in compensation as a result of losses inflicted […]

Visualized: Comparing the Titanic to a Modern Cruise Ship

By Marcus Lu | Visual Capitalist Remembering the Tragedy of the Titanic When the Titanic was completed on April 2, 1912, it was the largest and perhaps most luxurious ship in the world. The vessel could hold over 3,300 people including crew members, and boasted various amenities including a swimming pool and squash court. The Titanic’s impressive size attracted […]

The Benz Has Gone Electric

by MATTY MERRITT | Morning Brew In a win for cool dads everywhere, Mercedes-Benz revealed its new 2022 EQS luxury electric sedan yesterday. The model is scheduled to hit car dealerships in the fall and represents the first of nine electric vehicles the German auto brand plans to release within the year.  The EQS can get an […]