VW plans to sell electric Tesla rival for less than $23000: source

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) intends to sell electric cars for less than 20,000 euros ($22,836) and protect German jobs by converting three factories to make Tesla (TSLA.O) rivals, a source familiar with the plans said. VW and other carmakers are struggling to adapt quickly enough to stringent rules introduced after the carmaker was found…

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Roku plans to shake up how customers watch video, and it could help the company earn more ad dollars

As audiences increasingly cut the cord, Roku is seizing its opportunity as an ad-friendly streaming video platform. Roku is in current talks with media companies to include their content in its app instead of leaving it in their own separate apps, according to five advertising, technology and media executives who had talked with the company.…

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Plans offer a peek into Elon Musk’s tunnel in Hawthorne, including an elevator hidden in a garage

Musk envisions a transportation network where commuters in cars, on foot or on bicycles can board platforms the size of parking spaces, dotted across the city. The platforms, called “skates,” would sink through elevator shafts, merge seamlessly into the tunnel network and whisk riders to their destinations at speeds of up to 130 mph.

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