Tesla

Telstra CFO Robyn Denholm has resigned from the telco after accepting the role of chairman with the Tesla Board effective from 13 November 2018. Denholm has been a member of the electric car maker’s board since 2014 and replaces founder and CEO Elon Musk as chairman. Leadership Webinar: Which-50’s 2019

AI, cars, autonomous vehicles

Annual sales of fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) in the US will reach 5 million by 2026, according to a new report from Juniper Research. Globally that figure will reach 20.7 million in the same year. Juniper defines an AV as vehicle with the ability to drive from one destination to

Navman probably never thought it would see its value destroyed by a search company. The taxi industry likely never expected to be upended by a phone app. Real disruption is generally a blindsiding event, not an incremental improvement by a traditional irritant. Retailers are facing huge changes to the way

Spotify, iPhone, music streaming, smartphone

While competition online starts the same way as that in offline markets, my research shows it often settles very differently online. Both have seen lots of competitors emerge in a new area underpinned by new technologies. But online, consolidation ends in a high-stakes winner-takes-most “title fight” between the two strongest

autonomous car

For years the pundits have wondered what will happen when someone is killed in an autonomous vehicle. Whose fault is it? Who is liable? Unfortunately, we may find out as Tesla’s first fatality where “autopilot” was turned on happened on May 7, 2016. I see this through the lens of