EF: Disrupted Technology

Elon Musk confronts skeptics as Tesla prepares to unveil the Optimus robot

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla CEO Elon Musk blamed an overreliance on factory robots for sending the electric car maker into “production hell” four years ago, saying humans were better at certain jobs. How my times have changed. Texas-based Musk is now rolling out ambitious plans to deploy thousands of human-like robots, known as a …

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Musk’s SpaceX and T-Mobile Plan to Connect Cell Phones to Satellites, Boost Cell Coverage

(Reuters) – US wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) is using Elon Musk-owned SpaceX’s Starlink satellites to provide mobile users with network access in parts of the United States, the two companies announced Thursday, Outlining plans. To connect users’ mobile phones directly to satellites in orbit. Musk said the new plans, which will co-exist with …

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Samsung unveils new foldable smartphones, seeks to maintain leadership in the growing market

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co. (005930.KS) on Wednesday unveiled its latest high-end foldable smartphone, keeping prices at the same level as last year in a bid to cement its leadership in an expanding niche market. The smartphone maker has priced the clamshell Galaxy Z Flip4 at $999.99, and the 5G-enabled Galaxy Z Fold4 with …

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