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4 Oct

Tesla exceeds target despite supply chain constraints

The Elon Musk-owned electric vehicle manufacturer hits a sales record in the third quarter, with over 241 000 cars delivered.


Start-up Act position paper reveals existing legislation cracks

The Start-up Act Steering Committee releases a draft position paper, highlighting that such legislation will spur innovation in SA’s start-up ecosystem.

Sep 17, 2021

Musk, Bezos, Zuckerberg rated most popular entrepreneurs

Tech entrepreneurs Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg are rated as the most publicised entrepreneurs across various online mediums.

Jun 30, 2021

MWC 2021: Musk earmarks $30bn for Starlink satellite project

SpaceX founder Elon Musk estimates the total investment cost of his satellite internet project to be as much as $30 billion in the long-term.


Hybrid Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona

Given the global circumstances, emphasis is on the health and safety of those in Barcelona and providing an equivalent experience for those attending online.

Jun 14, 2021

Tesla willing to accept Bitcoin if miners utilise clean energy

Pretoria-born billionaire Elon Musk says Tesla will resume accepting payments using the digital currency when crypto-currency mining uses more clean energy.

May 18, 2021

Elon Musk’s flip-flopping on Bitcoin knocks crypto confidence

The fact that the billionaire can drive such price volatility just through his tweeted words should have people worried, say analysts.

Apr 6, 2021

Tesla ramps up EV production as demand hits record high

The US firm delivered 185 000 electric vehicles in the first quarter of 2021, and is ramping up its vehicle production, as global demand increases.


SA’s satellite connectivity industry braces for shake-up

Industry players and analysts believe the local satellite connectivity market is about to open up, with new entrants looking to set up shop in South Africa.

Feb 22, 2021

SA traders expect more regulation as Bitcoin rally continues

Local crypto players strongly believe the higher digital currency prices will lead to faster regulatory developments in the country.

Feb 11, 2021

Elon Musk’s Bitcoin touch lifts SA crypto exchanges

Since Tesla bought $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin, local crypto players report a huge increase in digital currency transactions on their platforms.

Feb 11, 2021

Mastercard is latest big-name to endorse crypto-currencies

The company prepares for the future of crypto payments, announcing that this year it will start supporting select crypto-currencies on its network.

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