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Rolls-Royce will help Virgin Galactic bring high-speed planes to life

This looks so cool.


Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic and Rolls-Royce signed a memorandum of understanding Monday to help develop a future high-speed commercial plane. While the latter is best known for its high-end luxury vehicles, the Rolls-Royce also operates a wide-ranging power systems division focused on clean and safe energy.

While Rolls-Royce handles future engine propulsion technology, Virgin Galactic will continue to design the future aircraft, which the company said will make “high speed travel practical.” The first images of the aircraft imagine the vehicle with a delta-wing style and they give off some major jet-age vibes from the

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GM and EVgo will bring over 2,700 new fast chargers to national network

Coming to a neighborhood near you.


EVgo

Automakers plan to roll out numerous new electric cars over the course of this decade, but they won’t do much good if drivers don’t have consistent access to a plug. General Motors and EVgo will diminish that exact fear.

On Friday, the automaker and charging station operator said both will buddy up to build over 2,700 new fast charging plugs across the US. The construction will take place over the next five years, but the plan will see access expand to new areas to help boost EV adoption.

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Tesla video conferencing could bring Zoom with your all-electric zoom

There’s a big screen that’d suit video conferencing well.


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Video conferencing is coming to Tesla vehicles. Whether it’s Zoom, Cisco WebEx, Google Meet, Skype or something Tesla-designed, we don’t know, but CEO Elon Musk says it’s coming. 

Musk made the comment on Twitter Tuesday evening, and it should finally give a dormant interior camera something to do. Tesla Model 3 owners have likely noticed an interior camera housed in the rearview camera, but right now, it doesn’t actually serve a purpose. In the future, it could

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