Tesla has a secret Lithium-ion battery lab

According to a recent CNBC article,Tesla has a secret lab trying to build its own battery cells to reduce dependence on Panasonic   Tesla is developing the means to manufacture its own battery cells The main cost component of an EV is its battery pack and battery cells, according to research by IHS Markit. Since 2014, Tesla has mostly relied on its partner Panasonic to produce battery cells for its vehicles and clean energy products.   At the company’s annual shareholder meeting in June, Elon Musk encouraged outside investors to…

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Artificial Intelligence Chips Set To Redefine The Processing Limits Of Computers

  Artificial intelligence (AI) technology is on its way to enter into the processors of computers and smartphones. From robotics to transportation, AI is prevailing in every sector in the world. Today’s computer programs have vast user data and it becomes a laborious task to handle the data using traditional chips.     However, incorporation of AI chips offered novel methods such as pattern recognition to analyze the data. With the use of AI chips, the simple tabletop speaker can be transformed into a smart home assistant and mobile into…

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Jamie Dimon Calls Trump Wall ICO a “Fraud”

The response from one well-known crypto-slammer, JP Morgan Boss,  Jamie Dimon to the announcement of the Trump Wall ICO, was swift.   He simply called it a “Fraud”   Fast and hard words from a man who earlier this year called Bitcoin a Fraud and then later Flip-Flopped, George Bush style.   Maybe he will review his position later or will the Wall Coin also be a threat to the JP Morgan business model?     Other Crypto Influencers were equally vocal about the wall.   Roger Ver – commented:…

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Twitter to Ban Bitcoin Ads

It was reported on Cointelegraph but unconfirmed as yet that Twitter will join Facebook and Google banning crypto advertising.     Sky News reported that they “[understand] that the new advertising policy will be implemented in two weeks and currently stands to prohibit advertisements for Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), token sales, and cryptocurrency wallets globally.”   Full story: – Unconfirmed report on Twitter to ban crypto related ads in response to regulation concerns     Twitter has been full of crypto scams of late   Did You Hear the One…

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Bitcoin, The Heartland, and Trump an All American Dream

Facebook board member and billionaire investor Peter Thiel praised Bitcoin and U.S. President Donald Trump during a talk at the Economic Club of New York.     According to Thiel he himself and his venture firm, Founders Fund has been purchasing Bitcoin since 2012 and his opinion is that Bitcoin will grow even more in importance, squeezing out Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies.       Thiel is also bullish on the American heartland and he joins a growing group of venture investors searching the country’s heartland for startups to bankroll…

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Privacy Coin on the Verge of losing 1 Billion

Rumours circulated  1 billion XVG (or about 6% of the total supply) were stolen by hackers when the cryptocurrency Verge had their Twitter account hacked and its developer’s private details shared.     The hacker then bragged about the feat to the account’s 265,000 followers and attempted to scam them out of verge (XVG) cryptocurrency.   The price of XVG had dipped in value, and it remains 5% lower against BTC today.   Full story: –  Privacy Coin Twitter hacked and Developer Doxed     This story is a stark…

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Beware Telegram ICO Scam

Riding on the back of several reports about messaging app Telegram’s multibillion-dollar initial coin offering (ICO), scammers are trying to con investor.     The website (https://telegramfoundation.org/), hosted by the “Telegram Foundation,” is seeking funds for what it calls the “public ICO” for the Telegram TON token. Unfortunately, this website seems to be false an on Thursday, CoinDesk reported a fraudulent email attributed to Telegram, and also located a Twitter account with the username “Telegram ICO (TON)” and the handle, @ico_ton.   A screenshot of the email shows an effort…

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Elon Musk reveals “massive” Bitcoin Stash

Elon Musk, the tech billionaire, entrepreneur and founder of Tesla and SpaceX revealed his massive Bitcoin stash 0.25 BTC or about $2478.00 as of press time, or 0.000012% of his total net worth.  So effectively he does not really own any cryptocurrency.   Musk revealed his holdings after a number of fake Twitter accounts promising donations.   Musk is one of a number of well-known people targeted with fake twitter accounts.   At least we think Elon Musk is not one of those celebrities buying his followers…     In…

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