Elon Musk

The Trait That Made Elon Musk and Steve Jobs Fearless--and How to Cultivate It

Your ability to innovate has a lot to do with the power of early wins--and a few good hero stories.<p>When Elon Musk found out that NASA had no intentions of going to Mars, he decided to invest $100 million of his own funds to develop reusable rockets; if NASA was not going to bring humanity to Mars, …

Nikola Tesla

Elon Musk says Model 3 owners will “be able to do pretty much anything” via voice

The Tesla Model 3 might be off to a slower production start than the company would’ve liked, but there are big improvements coming for the vehicle once Tesla gets on top of its assembly backlog. Tesla CEO Elon Musk responded to a customer question on Twitter (via Business Insider) regarding …

Automation

Elon Musk's Boring Company flamethrower apparently exists in real life

Reddit Email Comments<p>Back in December, Tesla CEO Elon Musk joked that after selling 50,000 Boring Company hats, the tunneling startup would start …

Elon Musk is Opening a 1950s-Style Retro Drive-In Restaurant

Is Elon Musk putting aside his dreams of colonizing Mars in favor of serving cheeseburgers, chocolate malts, and a heaping helping of midcentury …

Science

Tesla's massive battery is being paid to charge itself

<b>In South Australia, the Tesla battery at Hornsdale Power Reserve was paid AU $1,000/MWh to absorb excess electricity from the power grid on Saturday</b> …

South Australia

Why SpaceX Is The Snake Oil Peddler Of The Twenty-First Century

In the nineteenth century, Americans across the country were mesmerized by “miracle elixirs,” better known as medicine shows, which offered …

Conservative View

What's causing SpaceX's Falcon Heavy delays?

Reddit Email Comments<p>Although uncertainty in the schedule remains, SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket appears to be nearly ready for its first engine …

SpaceX

Test-driving Tesla Model 3 as waitlist and anticipation build

Elon Musk announced the Model 3 Tesla will be more affordable at $35,000 and has features like auto pilot that help drive the car more comfortably …

Tesla Model 3

Tesla's Semi Truck Is Basically a Massive Racecar

Driving big trucks has never looked so good.<p>By Inverse Videoon January 16, 2018<p>Filed Under Cars, Elon Musk & Tesla<p>The revolution will not be …

Tesla Semi

Elon Musk says Tesla Model 3 will be highly voice controlled

PALO ALTO — In response to an expression of concern that Tesla’s entry-level Model 3 electric sedan risks safety by requiring drivers to spend too …

Tesla

SpaceX pushes back Falcon Heavy rocket engine test to Tuesday

Tomorrow afternoon, SpaceX — Elon Musk’s other ambitious venture — will test out the engines on the Falcon Heavy, a beast of a rocket that the …

Exploration

Elon Musk said Tesla's Model 3 owners will be able to control 'pretty much anything' in the car with their voices soon

• <b>Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote on Twitter that Model 3 owners "will be able to do pretty much anything via voice command" soon.</b>• <b><br>Musk added that Tesla is "focused on core Model 3 functionality right now," but will work on introducing more features in the near future.</b>• <b><br>Musk has been responsive to Tesla</b> …

Business

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin plans hi-tech 700mph 'hyperloop' link between England's airports

INTERNATIONAL - Sir Richard Branson has come up with a novel way of solving London's runway expansion dilemma - with a system of super fast …

Transportation

Elon Musk says enhanced voice command functionality is coming to the Model 3

Tesla vehicles are certainly forward-thinking, but sometimes the company’s tech oriented approach results in a less than optimal user experience. …

Autos

SpaceX Will Test the Engines of the World's Most Powerful Rocket Today

The SpaceX Falcon Heavy is one step closer to liftoff.<p>On Monday afternoon, the company will test fire the engines on its newest rocket at the Kennedy …

SpaceX

Tesla Model 3 jumps over a creek in likely first major accident

As Tesla starts rolling out more Model 3 vehicles on the road, we are learning more from owners about the automaker’s latest electric car, but we have yet to learn a lot about the vehicle’s safety, which has been an important selling point for Tesla’s Model S and Model X.<p>We are now starting to hear …

Autos

An Apollo astronaut explains what riding aboard SpaceX's first moon mission might be like

SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, is about to debut what is currently the world's most powerful rocket.<p>Called Falcon Heavy, the system has three reusable boosters that can push 70 tons of payload into orbit around Earth or nearly 5 tons to Mars. SpaceX is testing the rocket's 27 …

SpaceX

Elon Musk has a good excuse for accidentally attending a Silicon Valley sex party

Elon Musk has a good excuse for accidentally attending a Silicon Valley sex party<p>Photo: Getty Images<p>Look, we’re all adults here, so let’s just state …

Silicon Valley

Musk Says Tesla Model 3 Will Be Almost Fully Voice Controllable With Future Update

Tesla Model 3 Center Touch Screen<p>Soon you’ll be able to command your Tesla Model 3 almost entirely by voice, says CEO Elon Musk.<p>The Model 3s lack of …

Autos

Elon Musk and OpenAI Want to Create an Artificial Intelligence that Won't Spell Doom for Humanity

Elon Musk has been very vocal about the coming age of super artificial intelligence. The tech pioneer and billionaire has made it clear that AI could …

Artificial Intelligence

Tesla's Working On A Fix To Stop Its Wipers From Spraying People With Rainwater

Tesla finally got around to working out automatically activated windshield wipers, launching another "beta" test for the feature last week. There's a …

Tesla

Elon Musk Hints at Major Tesla Model 3 Voice Command Upgrades

Filed Under Innovation, Cars, Elon Musk & Tesla<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>The Tesla Model 3 is about to …

Tesla is about to suffer the same fate as Ford

• <b>In the 20th century, General Motors outcompeted Ford.</b>• <b><br>Ford was the early innovator, but GM was able to improve on Ford's achievements to become dominant.</b>• <b><br>The same dynamic is now playing out between GM and Tesla, with electric cars and autonomous vehicles.</b><p>About a century ago, give or take a decade, …

Tesla

The SpaceX Dragon Capsule Returns to Earth Looking Like a Toasted Marshmallow

The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Two times now, SpaceX has sent a Dragon cargo capsule to space and back two …

Exploration

Tesla’s first Model 3 showcase draws crowds at Stanford Shopping Center

PALO ALTO — Tesla’s entry-level sedan may be suffering production delays, but that didn’t quash the excitement at the first-ever appearance of the …

Tesla

Elon Musk & Amber Heard Dance Party at The Abbey!!!

<b>Elon Musk</b> and <b>Amber Heard</b> have made another big move in their relationship ... on the dance floor!<p>The possibly-on-again couple arrived together at The …

Amber Heard

Deep in the Desert, the Hyperloop Comes to Life

When the hyperloop first sparked a frenzy in 2013, it was just an Elon Musk Big Idea—very exciting, maybe possible, definitely hard to believe. Now, …

Transportation

SpaceX’s Dragon capsule returns from the International Space Station

SpaceX’s Dragon capsule has returned from the International Space Station as planned, after spending around a month docked at the orbital facility. This Dragon spacecraft was previously flown on an ISS resupply mission, meaning it’s done the round trip successfully twice in its lifetime now.<p>Dragon …

Exploration

Silicon Valley Uncovered: ‘Brotopia’ Lifts Lid on Drug-Fueled Sex Parties

High-profile investors, executives and technology founders in Silicon Valley have been taking part in monthly “drug-heavy, sex-heavy” parties, …

Silicon Valley

Vandals destroy Tesla Model S, X in Amsterdam in deliberate burning incident

Reddit Email Comments<p>A Tesla Model S and X recently met an unfortunate end in Vondelstraat, Amsterdam. The two electric vehicles, both of which were …

Tesla Model S