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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) partners with China Unicom

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has signed a deal with China Unicom, the second largest cell phone provider. China Unicom is developing a charging network across China. The network will include 400 electric car charging points along with 20 Tesla Supercharger stations.

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Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk responds to full-page ad asking for more features

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There are two customers of Model S vehicles from Southold, New York that took out a full page ad asking for improvements in a Silicon Valley newspaper on Friday. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk responded by saying that some of those requested changes will be implemented.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) updates software to support iPhone unlocking and ignition start

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is rolling out OS 6.0 to vehicles, according to Electrek. The new OS adds several new features to Model S vehicles, including a new calendar app for in-car use and improvements to Maps/Navigation software.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) extends warranty to ‘infinite miles’

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has extended the warranty on the drive unit of the Model S sedan to 8 years or infinite miles, whatever happens first so essentially 8 years. The policy first started out at four years (or 50,000 miles). Here is a blog post that Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk wrote:

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) plans to hire a lot of hackers

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) visited Def Con in Las Vegas to look for recruits. Tesla’s vehicle security head Kristin Paget attended Def Con to look for talent.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) launches 50th Supercharger in Europe

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) recently opened its 100th Supercharger in North America, but now it has opened its 50th Supercharger in Europe.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) settles trademark issue with Zhan Baosheng

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has been dealing with a trademark dispute in China for a few years now. The issue has now been settled. Zhan Baosheng registered the “Tesla” trademark several years before Tesla Motors entered the country.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) confirms groundbreaking in Reno for Gigafactory

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has confirmed that it has broken ground in Reno as a potential site for the Gigafactory, which is a facility where the company will double the world’s volume of lithium ion batteries by 2020. Tesla Motors and Panasonic confirmed that they will work together on setting up the facility.

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