Today's Pickup: Tesla stocks dip over profitability concerns and Model 3 cancellations

Today's Pickup: Tesla stocks dip over profitability concerns and Model 3 cancellations

Tesla stocks fell by about 2.5% today after a Needham analyst raised concerns on the increased cancellations of Model 3 cars over different reasons like long waiting times, unavailability of base model and the expiration of the $7,500 credit.

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Freight matching Cargo Chief announces new data partnership

Freight matching Cargo Chief announces new data partnership

“I am unaware of anyone using ELD to make these smart matches. We are excited about pioneering this approach that benefits drivers, carriers our economy and our ecology,” Russell Jones, Cargo Chief’s CEO, tells FreightWaves.

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Solving the parking crisis in the cities of the future

Solving the parking crisis in the cities of the future

As parking spaces take up most of the available land in the central districts of cities, it is time to rethink the way people transit in the cities of the future.

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The future of meat and what it means to the freight and logistics industry

The future of meat and what it means to the freight and logistics industry

Laboratory grown meat is coming to the market soon, and this could disrupt traditional food supply chains as the trucking industry might haul lesser livestock in the future.

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Paying your employees: Finding the right online option to payroll

Paying your employees: Finding the right online option to payroll

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When owner-operators and small fleets make the decision to expand their businesses by adding trucks and people, they often turn to the online payroll systems to pay them.

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Orders flow in for Boeing's 777-F at the Farnborough Air Show

Orders flow in for Boeing's 777-F at the Farnborough Air Show

Boeing 777 Freighter is one of the most sought-after cargo flights in recent history, with DHL Express and Qatar Airways finalizing orders at the Farnborough Air Show today.

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German automaker Daimler AG halts deliveries of certain truck engine models over emissions concerns

German automaker Daimler AG halts deliveries of certain truck engine models over emissions concerns

Daimler has decided to stop production of a certain type of diesel engine till it clears issues regarding NOx emissions that slightly exceed maximum threshold values.

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Lyft looks to create human, autonomous hybrid network in ride-sharing space

Lyft looks to create human, autonomous hybrid network in ride-sharing space

The answers to many of the problems surrounding the introduction of autonomous vehicles may involve keeping human drivers on the road too, according to Lyft Vice President of Autonomous Vehicle Programs Nadeem Sheikh.

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Tiger Spider looks towards blockchain and data standardization to create an efficient freight transport system

Tiger Spider looks towards blockchain and data standardization to create an efficient freight transport system

Tiger Spider, a Australian transport engineering consultancy believes blockchain and data standardization would be integral to creating an efficient and profitable freight transportation system.

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FR8Star opens door to more flatbed revenue with partial loads service offering

FR8Star opens door to more flatbed revenue with partial loads service offering

One of the largest wasted revenue opportunities for carriers in freight movement is when trailers move less than full. FR8Star has introduced a new partial load service to help change that.

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Today's Pickup: Oil prices crash as Libya reopens oil ports and resumes production

Today's Pickup: Oil prices crash as Libya reopens oil ports and resumes production

Oil prices fell by 6% yesterday after Libya’s National Oil Corporation announced the reopening of oil ports and recommencing the production of 700,000 barrels per day.

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Thousands of dollars in savings possible with weigh station bypass systems, say suppliers

Thousands of dollars in savings possible with weigh station bypass systems, say suppliers

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Weigh station bypass systems are an often-overlooked way for drivers to save both time and money.

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Hyliion acquires battery supplier, strikes strategic partnership with Toshiba

Hyliion acquires battery supplier, strikes strategic partnership with Toshiba

Hyliion has taken steps to help secure its pipeline of technology with the acquisition of Gentherm’s battery division and strategic partnerships with Toshiba and Dana Corp. as it seeks to further its hybrid-electric technology.

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Ohio moves forward on autonomous, but public still needs assurance

 Ohio moves forward on autonomous, but public still needs assurance

John Kasich signed an executive order in May that will allow companies to test autonomous vehicles on all public roads in Ohio.

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