Lora Kolodny

Lora Kolodny


Advanced. Work = https://t.co/FNmWSgyYlM reporter. Beat = Tesla, robotics, startups, the future. Ex-TechCrunch, -WSJ. Tweets my own. Email = lora.kolodny@nbcuni.com

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Payment tech company Marqeta files for IPO as value tops $16 billion on private markets by @levynews  @CNBCtech 

Study: Most U.S. consumers aim to stick with eating at home post-pandemic (paved with good intentions. also - guessing costs going up for restaurant meals.)

02/26/2021 - Fast-food menu prices have soared during the pandemic

Old story from April 2020 but excellent look at carbon capture & agriculture. What's bull, what works. ---> Is carbon sequestration on farms actually working to fight climate change? via @GreenBiz 

Big Oil Is Trying to Make Climate Change Your Problem to Solve. Don’t Let Them via @RollingStone  by @amywestervelt 

@srinitude  @kevinleemei ’d add truthful, and sincere to qualify that storytelling. “talented” storytellers who deceive to sell, recruit, cajole people into making any kind of deal long-term ruin the startup ecosystem even if they get away with the lies.

This detailed AP story references a letter from NTSB to NHTSA about making advanced driver assist & automated driving systems safe. If you want to read more about that letter, I reported on & embedded a copy of it here @CNBC 

raise your hand if you removed everyone from your friends list on venmo already

thinking of artists, writers and political figures whose craft and talent i admired, even recommended but who crossed lines or used tactics i disdain. there are many! i tend to sharpen my understanding and move on. i should probably clap back more, loudly & directly. although:

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what can't someone try to sell as an NFT? really.

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6/ A not so subtle detail in the "Return to Work Playbook" for Tesla -- Not everybody will get PPE. Some have to make & bring their own.

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People are freaking out about Elon Musk's "too high," tweets. So, this is what I asked the SEC regarding those. (The SEC has declined to comment so far.)

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@elonmusk  ??‍?Some customers tweeted that they were billed for unintended multiple pre-orders. Have you cleaned the pre-order data to account for those types of errors? Is there a limited number of pre-orders per Cybertruck customer? Can you disclose Model Y and Semi preorders, now?

Interviewed a tech entreprneeur today who just raised a series A. He said, "I'm sort of embarrassed we closed a round. Because if we're venture funded, that means we're not making enough revenue to be self-reliant yet." This attitude. The children (startups) are our future.

BART to hire social workers instead of filling police officer vacancies to deal with social problems

Tesla produced a record 72,531 Model 3 electric sedans in the second quarter of 2019. This is what workers say they had to do to hit those production goals. . . via @CNBCtech 

if nobody has ever sent you threats, brigaded you, sent you dick pics, requests for panties or foot photos after you posted news links here, then your experience of twitter is not like mine. as such, i may not really trust your proclamations about how i must use twitter.

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