Ford boosts spending to increase production capacity of its F-150 Lightning electric truck – Report Door

Ford boosts spending to increase production capacity of its F-150 Lightning electric truck – TechCrunch

Ford said Thursday it will invest another $250 million and add 450 jobs to increase production capacity of its upcoming F-150 Lightning to 80,000 all-electric trucks annually. The announcement comes after receiving more than 150,000 pre-orders for the all-electric pickup truck. The additional funds and jobs will be spread out across its new Rouge Electric … Read more

DC Comics new Nightwing comic’s pages connect to form single image

DC Comics new Nightwing comic’s pages connect to form single image

The creative team behind DC Comics’ Nightwing series has a visual treat for fans this holiday season. You’ve heard of connecting covers? Well, Nightwing #87 will have 22 connecting pages. The entire issue will be a series of double-page splashes that connect as one single very, very, very wide image. Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo … Read more

Salesforce launches marketing personalization and automation features

Salesforce launches marketing personalization and automation features

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Salesforce this week announced new Marketing Cloud features designed to help companies build deeper relationships with their customers. Following on the heels of Service Cloud updates, the capabilities focus on personalization, optimization, and improving the relevancy of customer recommendations for … Read more

Cadillac Lyriq EV reservations open on September 18th

Kris Holt

Cadillac is preparing to leap into the electric vehicle market with the , and now the automaker has revealed when you’ll be able to lock in your reservation. You’ll get your first chance to lay claim to a this Saturday (September 18th) at 4PM ET. Cadillac will host a two-hour livestream on the YouTube masthead … Read more

Rocket Lab’s Peter Beck will discuss taking a company interplanetary at Disrupt 2021 – Report Door

Rocket Lab’s Peter Beck will discuss taking a company interplanetary at Disrupt 2021 – TechCrunch

Building an orbital launch business from scratch is no simple matter, but what if that business is just a stepping stone to a vertically integrated, interplanetary space company? Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck will be joining us next week at Report Door Disrupt 2021 (Sept 21-23) to talk about the challenge and exhilaration of pursuing … Read more

The Dell G15 gaming laptop is on sale for just $750

The Dell G15 gaming laptop is on sale for just $750

Grabbing any of Nvidia’s new GPUs for less than a grand is unheard of, but today, you can grab a Dell G15 gaming laptop for just $750, nearly $300 off the initial list price. It may not have the same extraterrestrial curb appeal as Dell’s Alienware laptops, but this G15 still has muscle where it … Read more

Sea of Thieves’ season 4 is set to start on Sept. 23

Sea of Thieves’ season 4 is set to start on Sept. 23

A new Sea of Thieves season is about to begin, which means pirates will be granted new in-game challenges and a Plunder Pass full of rewards. Season 4 is due to start on Sept. 23, and Rare has posted a very short teaser showcasing what the new season will have to offer. It looks as … Read more

Datacenter fabric startup GigaIO lands $14.7M

Datacenter fabric startup GigaIO lands $14.7M

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! GigaIO, a startup developing high-speed interconnect hardware for computing clusters, today announced that it raised $14.7 million in a funding round led by Impact Ventures. The Carlsbad, California-based company says that it’ll put the proceeds toward expanding its marketing, sales, … Read more

Ford will spend $250 million to boost F-150 Lightning production

Jon Fingas

Ford’s electric F-150 Lightning is clearly in high demand, and the company is determined to keep up. The automaker has paired news of pre-production work with a promise to invest an extra $250 million and create 450 new jobs to increase production capacity. That should help Ford build 80,000 Lightning trucks per year — little … Read more