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U.S. Justice Department probes Musk statement on taking Tesla private

9 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc said on Tuesday the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating Chief Executive Elon Musk's public statements in August that he was considering taking the electric carmaker private, the latest and biggest threat to Musk and his leadership of the electric car maker.
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Tesla Says It Is Cooperating With Justice Dept. Inquiry

9 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

The company said the department requested documents after its chief executive, Elon Musk, said he had “funding secured” to take its stock off public markets.
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DoJ requests documents related to Musk statement on taking Tesla private

9 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc said on Tuesday it received a request for documents from the U.S. Department of Justice over Chief Executive Elon Musk's public statements in August about taking the electric carmaker private.
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Tesla's long-awaited dash cam functionality will arrive in the next software update

Tesla's long-awaited dash cam functionality will arrive in the next software update

9 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has confirmed via Twitter that the automaker's long-awaited dash cam functionality is currently in final testing, reports Electrek. It should be available in version 9 of the software update, which is due out later this month .
The update will essentially provide every Tesla owner with a free dash cam, allowing them to gather video footage after a collision or just for fun. All Tesla vehicles are equipped with eight cameras that work to enable the vehicles' Autopilot functionality. Prior to this update, the direct video feeds from the cameras have been hidden from users...
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Tesla shares fall after report of criminal investigation

9 monthes ago   |   By Phys.org

Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.
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Tesla, Musk face criminal probe over go-private statements: Bloomberg

9 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc and its Chief Executive Elon Musk are under criminal investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice over public statements about taking the electric carmaker private, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.
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Tesla faces criminal probe over CEO Musk's statements: Bloomberg

9 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice over public statements made by the company and its Chief Executive Elon Musk, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing two people familiar with the matter.
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DOJ launches investigation into Tesla, Elon Musk tweets

9 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Tesla's stock is down 5 percent this morning after news emerged the U.S. Department of Justice had launched a criminal investigation into CEO Elon Musk's Aug. 7 tweets about taking the company private. The criminal probe is in addition to the previously reported Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into the electric car company.
Musk has since retracted those statements , or tweets rather, after speaking with shareholders and investigating the process, realizing the best path forward for the company was to remain private.
We've reached out to Tesla for comment.
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Tesla reportedly faces DOJ investigation over Elon Musk tweets

9 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

It looks like Tesla is in more hot water over Elon Musk's tweets that the company might go private. Bloomberg reports that, according to two people familiar with the matter, the Department of Justice is investigating Tesla because of the CEO's statem...
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Tesla is reportedly under criminal investigation for Elon Musk's tweets

Tesla is reportedly under criminal investigation for Elon Musk's tweets

9 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

The US Department of Justice is investigating Tesla over statements made by CEO Elon Musk concerning his desire to take the company private, according to Bloomberg. Federal prosecutors opened a fraud investigation last month after Musk tweeted that he was contemplating taking Tesla private and had “funding secured” for the deal, several sources told the publication. Weeks later, the deal fell through, and Musk announced that Tesla would remain public .
The Justice Department inquiry could result in criminal charges
The Securities and Exchange Commission is already probing Musk's electric...
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Tesla software 9 is nearing completion and includes dash cam functionality

Tesla software 9 is nearing completion and includes dash cam functionality

9 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

In a recent tweet , Tesla CEO Elon Musk clarified that the latest version of the company's software, version 9 , is launching soon and includes a new dashboard camera feature. The addition of dash cam recording makes a lot of sense; Tesla vehicles with the automaker's upgraded autopilot feature come with eight cameras for autonomous-driving. Currently, Tesla can review the footage these cameras capture when a vehicle gets into an accident, but that same footage isn't accessible to drivers. Good news on this front. Tesla engineering rallied & this will be part of V9. Going through final...
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Tesla faces DoJ probe over Elon Musk's statement: Bloomberg

9 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice over public statements made by the company and its Chief Executive Elon Musk, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing sources.
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Elon Musk said Tesla is almost finished testing a feature that owners have wanted for months

Elon Musk said Tesla is almost finished testing a feature that owners have wanted for months

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Monday via Twitter that the company is in the final stages of testing a dashboard camera for its vehicles.
After a Tesla owner asked when the feature would arrive, Musk said it would be included in the next version of Tesla's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, which he has suggested will begin rolling out this month.
Musk later clarified that the dashcam will debut in a beta version and receive improvements via software updates.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Monday via Twitter that the company is in the final stages of testing a dashboard camera for its...
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Tesla is reportedly facing a US criminal probe over Elon Musk's statements about taking the company private

Tesla is reportedly facing a US criminal probe over Elon Musk's statements about taking the company private

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Tesla is facing a criminal probe from the US attorney's office in the Northern District of California over CEO Elon Musk's statements about taking Tesla private, Bloomberg reports.
Tesla and the US attorney's office in the Northern District of California did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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