Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s Net Worth Drops $1 Billion In A Day Following New York Times Interview

[id=0]<p>Shares of Tesla dropped 9% on Friday after the <i>New York Times</i> published an extensive interview with CEO Elon Musk late the night before. In the article, Musk called the last year “excruciating” and said that short-sellers “will possibly result in Tesla’s destruction.” At times in the story …

Financial Regulation

Tesla Model 3 Track Mode Exists Because Elon Musk is a Huge Nerd

The “Track Mode” feature in the Tesla Model 3 allows drivers to manually adjust all sorts of features, from battery temperature to brakes, to push …

Tesla

Mother Knows Best: Meet the woman who raised tech mogul Elon Musk

In essay, Joanna Gaines says surprise pregnancy at 40 was 'a gift'<p>03:20<p>Woman runs national parks to raise awareness for the rare cancer that took her daughter’s life<p>03:22<p>Son and activist has inspiring message for moms of kids with autism<p>03:24<p>Mother Knows Best: Meet the woman who raised tech mogul …

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How Much Is Elon Musk Worth To Tesla?

In one aspect you could say that Tesla’s entire value is tied to Elon Musk . It is his dream and determination that has created a disruptive company that has shaken the automotive industry to its core. With Tesla a cash burning, money-losing machine (at least so far) creating over $50 billion in …

Tesla

Elon Musk is not a conventional CEO — stop expecting him to be

Elon Musk’s tweet on Tesla going private has drawn no shortage of opinions, and it will be up to federal regulators to figure out whether he …

Business

Elon Musk’s decision to round to $420 could cost him $170 million

In an Aug. 16 interview with the New York Times, Elon Musk revealed that he fired off the fateful tweet saying he was considering taking Tesla private while driving himself to the airport. He says that he’d wanted to offer a roughly 20% premium over the price at the time for the electric car …

Tesla

Jack White will play a free concert for workers at the Tesla Factory in California tonight

White is a longtime Tesla fan<p>Jack White will perform a free gig at the Tesla Factory in Fremont, California tonight. The concert is for the employees …

Jack White

Tearful Elon Musk breaks down: Tesla CEO asks for someone to take his job, admits he relies on Ambien and that friends worry about his health - but claims he was 'not on weed' when he sent privatization tweet amid concerns about his drug use

Elon Musk has said he would give up his job as Tesla CEO to 'someone who can do the job better' in an emotional interview in which he revealed …

Sheryl Sandberg

A brief history of Elon Musk funding his companies with his other companies

SpaceX, a company that makes reusable rockets and plots colonies on Mars, is at the moment the most stable outfit in Elon Musk’s portfolio. Turns out that space travel might be an easier business than Tesla’s electric cars.<p>That has Musk musing over whether SpaceX might provide the financing for his …

SolarCity

Someone needs to help Elon Musk because he can't do all this alone, says NYT's Jim Stewart

Jim Stewart, The New York Times, discusses the paper's large-reaching interview with Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Tesla

Gadget Lab Podcast: Will Elon Musk Really Take Tesla Private? | WIRED

Author: Lauren Goode. Lauren Goode<p>Date of Publication: 08.17.18.<p>Time of Publication: 2:48 pm. 2:48 pm<p>What’s Up with Elon Musk?<p>It all started a week …

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Tesla stock has its worst day in two years after Elon Musk's off-kilter interview with the NYT

Shares of Tesla had their worst day in two years Friday after a New York Times feature outlined some serious struggles for CEO Elon Musk.<p>The electric …

Tesla

Emotional Elon Musk opens up about an 'excruciating' year

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has described the past year as “excruciating” and acknowledged that he was taking a heavy toll personally because …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Tesla Model S Is 10: A Look Back at Its Legacy

It was an historic "bet the company" moment.<p>On August 17, 2008, Tesla announced plans to produce a zero-emissions electric sedan in Silicon Valley. …

Tesla

Musk has no plans to relinquish chairman, CEO roles

Musk is under pressure over comments he made about taking Tesla private.<p>Related Stories<p><b>Rama Venkat Raman</b><b><br>Reuters</b><p>Elon Musk has no plans to relinquish …

Tesla

Elon Musk's Boring Company could face delays due to US trade war with China

Elon Musk's Boring Company has asked the US Government to drop planned levies on imports of certain Chinese parts, claiming that they could harm its business.<p>Musk launched the Boring Company in 2016 after becoming frustrated by traffic congestion in Los Angeles. The firm plans to build tunnels …

Los Angeles

Vergecast: This week in Twitter, Elon Musk, and batteries

A variety show<p>We’ve got a whirlwind of an episode this week on <i>The Vergecast</i>. Nilay, Paul, and Dieter bring back Silicon Valley Editor and host of <i>Converge</i> Casey Newton to discuss Twitter’s bad week and what the heck is going on with them.<p>But before that, there’s a whole lot of other things that came …

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Is Elon Musk cracking up?

I suppose there’s enough buzz about this story by now that it’s gaining a life of its own. The title question sets the stage. After a couple of …

Conservative View

JIM CRAMER: Elon Musk should take medical leave from Tesla

• <b>CNBC host Jim Cramer says TeslaCEO Elon Musk should take a medical leave.</b>• <b><br>Cramer’s comes after Tesla shares tumbled on Friday in the wake of Musk’s</b> …

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Tesla shares slump as Elon Musk admits job stress ‘difficult and painful’

What do you do when your CEO confesses that he’s cracking under the stress of his job?<p><b>READ MORE: Thai cave rescuer called ‘pedo-guy’ by Elon Musk</b> …

World News

Bloomberg Billionaires Index - Elon R Musk

Born in South Africa to an engineer father and nutritionist mother, Musk left home as a 17-year-old for college in Canada, in part to avoid serving …

Billionaires

Tesla Model 3: New Report Details Stunning Progress for Model 3 Ramp Up

The bizarre saga of Elon Musk’s aspirations to take Tesla private don’t seem to be affecting the ramp up of Tesla Model 3 production, which a new …

Tesla

Tesla Whistleblower Removed His Own Twitter After Posting Secret Model 3 Photos

Martin Tripp, a former Tesla technician who was fired in June and then sued by the company for $1 million for stealing trade secrets, decided to …

Social Media

Elon Musk Says He Isn't Sleeping and Hasn't Taken Off More Than a Week Since 2001. But He Just Can't Stop

In a fascinating interview with the New York Times, Musk describes his obsessive lifestyle--and explains that 'funding secured' tweet.<p>Elon Musk is completely burned out. Somehow, he's apparently still going.<p>Musk "alternated between laughter and tears," during an interview the <i>New York Times</i> …

Money

The Boring Company's Dodgers Tunnel Could Help Elon Musk End L.A. Traffic

The Boring Company wants to take Los Angeles residents out to the ball game. On Thursday, the company unveiled proposals for the “Dugout Loop,” which …

Los Angeles

Musk's tunnel-boring firm seeks U.S. tariff exemption for Chinese parts

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Tesla CEO Musk is shown on a large screen as he unveils the Tesla Semi during a presentation in Hawthorne<p>By David …

Tariffs

'The worst is yet to come': Elon Musk confronts his fateful tweet

Anger and Ambien<p>The events set in motion by Musk's tweet have ignited a federal investigation and have angered some board members, according to …

San Francisco

Lawsuits over Elon Musk’s ‘funding secured’ tweet could potentially cost Tesla billions

Early last week, Elon Musk took to Twitter and said that funding to take Tesla private at $420/share was secured. In the wake of Musk’s tweet, Tesla …

Tesla

Tesla's stock falls sharply after Elon Musk reveals 'excruciating' year

Elon Musk has said the past year of his professional life has been “excruciating” and that stress over his business had caused his health to deteriorate. To make matters worse, the confession wiped billions off the value of Tesla, the electric car company he founded.<p>In an emotional interview with …

Wall Street

The Latest Developments in Elon Musk's Plan to Take Tesla Private

Live on Bloomberg TVBloomberg Daybreak: AustraliaFull Schedule<p>TV Shows<p>Bloomberg Technology<p>Bloomberg's Craig Trudell and Alex Barinka discuss the …

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