Gil Gleitson

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The San Antonio Spurs — the team that built a juggernaut this offseason — may have one big problem this season

The Spurs signed the biggest free agent of the summer in LaMarcus Aldridge, re-signed several core players like Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, and brought back Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili on bargain contracts. They also got a valuable power forward in David West to sign for the minimum.<p>On paper, …

Tesla asks customers to stop hogging Supercharger stations, when only some are

One of the biggest advantages of owning a Tesla is the ability to utilize the brand’s Supercharger network, which can grant a Model S 170 miles of …

Tesla Offers New ‘Ludicrous Mode’: Zero to 60 in 2.8 Seconds

Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk introduced a new “Ludicrous Mode” for the dual-motor version of the Model S during a call on Friday, allowing …

The Apple iPhone 7 might NEVER need to be recharged

GETTYApple iPhone 7 might NEVER need to be recharged, new solar patent suggests<p>Apple could be planning to embed solar cells beneath its touchscreens, …

IPhone 7

Tesla Model M Motorcycle

Posted in Rides<p>Tesla’s four-wheeled offerings have been a huge hit among automotive enthusiasts, so we can only imagine just how nuts fans will go …

For Investors, India's Solar Push Could Signal A Gold Rush

India’s government has set a mammoth new goal to build a solar power capacity of 100 GW in an energy-starved-but-hungry country, permitting 100% foreign investment and offering a series of tax breaks for the fledgling sector. The audacious new target quintuples the previous goal of 20 GW and is …

New energy cell can store up solar energy for release at night

A photoelectrochemical cell (PEC) is a special type of solar cell that gathers the Sun's energy and transforms it into either electricity or chemical …

Musicians and writers choose their favourite book about music

Elvis as a young man, the size of Mick Jagger’s genitalia, Kristin Hersh’s miracle year, Berlioz in love … As festivalgoers crowd the stages at Glastonbury, Brian Eno, Beck, Lavinia Greenlaw, James Wood and a host of other stars select their favourite books about rock, pop, jazz and …

AI: will the machines ever rise up?

Photograph: Allstar/FILM4/Sportsphoto Ltd./Allstar<p>AI robot Ava in the film Ex Machina.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/26/1435336089165/d54bd006-7cc6-4a38-abe8-e7acb3d9c882-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Allstar/FILM4/Sportsphoto Ltd./Allstar<p>AI robot Ava in the film …

What Sunrun's IPO says about the solar industry and Silicon Valley

Eight years ago, entrepreneurs Ed Fenster and Lynn Jurich founded residential solar installer Sunrun in San Francisco with backing by some of the …

2015 Tesla Model S P85D

Witnessing change in 36,000 miles, plus one really long road trip.<p>From the April 2017 issue<p>On April 21, 2015, a Tesla Model S P85D rolled off a transporter in front of <i>Car and Driver</i> headquarters, its cherry-red paint spattered with mud as if it had come from its Fremont, California, assembly plant …

Apple vs. Google: Which has the upper hand in innovation?

To succeed in tech, you must be a master of innovation. No two companies understand this better than Apple and Google, which have become kings of the industry thanks to a string of incredible ideas that have shaped the technology we rely on today.<p>But which company is continuing to innovate in 2015? …

There is a $12 trillion revolution taking place in the energy market

Solar energy is poised to become the dominant player in electricity markets worldwide moving forward, capturing a large share of the expected $12 trillion in investment between now and 2040, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Geographically speaking, the vast majority of …

Canadian small business poised to lead product innovation in the Internet of Things

There is widespread agreement among the world's technology leaders that the Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to drive a new industrial revolution, taking the incredible connectivity of the Internet to the next level. For Canadian entrepreneurs, there is enormous opportunity to take …

The economic limitations of wind and solar power

Wind and solar power are booming, rapidly becoming serious players in electricity markets around the world. The question now is not whether variable renewable energy (VRE) is viable, but how far it can go. Just how much of a grid's electricity can come from wind and solar?<p>In a previous post, I …

Monta Ellis set for free agency

Shooting guard Monta Ellis will not pick up the option for the final year of his contract with the Dallas Mavericks and will become a free agent this …

NBA

Tesla Model S drivers rack up over 1 billion miles

Apparently, Tesla Model S owners like to hit the road quite often. The electric car maker has revealed that Model S drivers have collectively notched up more than 1 billion miles, or enough usage to prevent over 570,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions over the EV's three-year history. Is this …

Saudi Prince: Solar ‘Will Soon Be Expanding Exponentially in the Kingdom’

<b>Atlantic: Why the Saudis Are Going Solar</b><p>Prince Turki bin Saud Bin Mohammad Al Saud is helping Saudi Arabia -- the quintessential petrostate -- …

Solar Panels

Should You Put Solar Panels On Your House?

<b>Correction appended Monday, June 30.</b><p>This past winter was one of the worst on record for the northeast, but the snow didn’t stop U.S. homeowners from …

Solar Power