Tesla wants to break through the car buying masses with the new Model 3. Released on Thursday night:5 seater, 215 miles per charge, 0 to 60 mph and high safety ranking caused a loud round of applause from Tesla fans. The Model 3 is believed to be critical to Tesla’s success. At $35,000, the car is more affordable compared other Tesla models. The company took advance orders for a small $1,000 fee which raked in more than $115 million in 24 hours. #ReadyToRoll (Source: New York Times)
Apple Turns 40
Break out the party hats, today Apple turns 40. From the Mac Classic to iPod to iPhone, the tech company has come a long way over the years. People are getting sentimental about . Feeling nostalgic – check out Apple over the years here or here. Lordy, lordy look who’s forty.
Never Miss A Coffee Meeting Again
A Starbucks + Microsoft Office partnership…is it an April Fool’s Day joke? It is not. At Microsoft’s Build Conference, Starbucks CTO announced a Starbucks add-in for Microsoft Office. The add-on lets you schedule coffee meetings or send gift cards at ease. Quick reminder: both companies are based in Seattle – so they probably grab coffee often. (Source: The Verge)
It’s April Fool’s Day. Don’t fall for any Internet pranks. Check out this year’s pranks here.