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This week’s top stories: Upcoming Tesla/SolarCity events, Musk challenges Big Coal, Google’s self-driving Chrysler, & more


In this week’s top stories: Tesla/SolarCity announce upcoming events, Elon Musk challenges Big Coal, Google deploys its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans, and much more.

We kick things off with Elon Musk’s announcement of an upcoming Tesla product unveilings scheduled for October 17 followed by a Tesla/SolarCity event on the 28th.

We share more details on a new technology behind Tesla’s next generation Autopilot program called ‘Tesla Vision’. Google starts deploying its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivan prototypes.

And Elon Musk challenges Big Coal to go toe-to-toe w/ 0 subsidies after being called a fraud. These and much more in our top stories below:

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Avatar for Jordan Kahn Jordan Kahn

Jordan writes about all things Apple as Senior Editor of 9to5Mac, & contributes to 9to5Google, 9to5Toys, & He also co-authors 9to5Mac’s Logic Pros series.