Elon Musk presses the brakes hard at Tesla

By Jean-Yves Guérin Posted on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m., Update on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m. Elon Musk (right) at the inauguration of the Tesla Gigafactory in Grünheide on March 22, Germany. POOL/via REUTERS DECRYPTION – The entrepreneur, who believes in the recession, asks the leaders of the manufacturer to reduce the workforce by 10%. Elon … Read more

A taxi driver files a complaint against Tesla France

A Parisian taxi driver, in a Tesla, caused a fatal accident in December. He filed a complaint against the car brand for “endangering the lives of others.” The driver at the wheel of a Tesla electric taxi which caused a fatal accident in December in Paris filed a complaint against the manufacturer Tesla France on … Read more

Tesla reports first quarter profit of 3.3 billion and exceeds expectations

Elon Musk’s group saw its net profit multiply by seven over the period, while its turnover rose by 81%. Tesla managed to deliver record results in the first quarter of 2022 despite problems with its supply chain and Covid-19, which have slowed production at its factories, and rising commodity prices. The turnover of the group … Read more

“Three quarters of cryptocurrencies will disappear”

“Theoretically, bitcoin could drop to zero. But this probability is very low, ”said Julien Maldonato. 284945001/LLUIS – stock.adobe.com MAINTENANCE – For Julien Maldonato, partner at Deloitte, in charge of the financial industry, it is very unlikely that bitcoin will fall to zero. LE FIGARO. – Bitcoin has already lost 57% of its value since the … Read more

Finance: why cryptocurrencies are collapsing

For the first time since the end of 2020, bitcoin fell below the symbolic bar of 20,000 dollars (17,599 dollars) on Saturday. denisismagilov – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – Market reversals are commonplace with cryptocurrencies, which alternate up and down cycles. But the current upheavals seem more worrying than usual. The fall seems endless. Since November, the … Read more

the disillusionment of savers after the tumble of cryptoassets

By Jorge Carasso Posted 47 minutes ago, Update 47 minutes ago Bitcoin has lost almost 70% since its November 2021 high, falling to $17,600, before recovering slightly. 182699874/january – stock.adobe.com TESTIMONIALS – While bitcoin and other existing cryptocurrencies are falling sharply, savers are falling high. It’s a cold shower for the millions of savers who … Read more

“Cryptocurrencies: Time for Existential Questions”

Today, cryptocurrencies are used very little to pay. LP/WESTOCK – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – In recent years, cryptocurrencies have served more to speculate than to develop a new use. Will they soon be relegated to the storehouse of forgotten speculative objects? The bursting of the cryptocurrency bubble forces us to ask ourselves a major question: is … Read more

Risk of opening the hood while driving: recall of Tesla cars

Tesla Model S and Model 3 sedans produced from 2014 to 2021 are affected by this recall ordered by the European Commission. The European Commission has ordered the recall of Tesla Model S and Model 3 cars produced since 2014, due to a fragile front hood, according to an alert posted online on Friday. Read … Read more

Teslas involved in 273 accidents in the United States

In total, Tesla models were the subject of nearly 70% of the reports of the 392 accidents listed, for almost all between July 2021 and mid-May 2022, according to the NHTSA. Tesla-branded vehicles equipped with self-driving software have been involved in 273 crashes in the United States, according to a report released Wednesday by the … Read more

The taxation of cryptocurrencies, a real headache

From 2023, individuals who sell digital currencies will have more guarantees. The spectacular fall in the crypto-asset market at the start of the week, with bitcoin plunging to its lowest level since the end of 2020, once again highlighted the extreme fragility of these digital currencies used by a minority of French people (8 % … Read more