Tag: Elon Musk

Tesla to unveil Model Y SUV on March 14

(Reuters) — Tesla will unveil its Model Y on March 14 at an event in LA Design Studio, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Sunday. “Model Y, being an SUV, is about 10 percent bigger than Model 3, so will cost about 10 percent more & have slightly less range […]

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The SpaceX Starship’s Raptor engines just hit a major milestone

If there’s one thing we can always count on from SpaceX it’s that Elon Musk will let everyone know of new developments the moment they happen via Twitter. That’s exactly what happened last night, as Musk’s early morning tweets revealed that the ongoing engine tests of the company’s Raptor engines are coming along nicely. According […]

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Elon Musk was approached about building tunnels for CERN’s massive new atom smasher

Italian particle physicist Fabiola Gianotti cornered Tesla chief executive Elon Musk last July in London at a gathering of the Royal Society scientific academy. Gianotti, who’s also the director of the CERN organization which oversees the largest particle accelerator in the world, had a question for the billionaire businessman. CERN has been putting together plans […]

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Carrot & Stick: Days After Cutting Prices, Tesla Chops Base Models

There will be no Ace of Base prizes for the Tesla Model X or Model S in 2019. Just days after promising to cut prices of all its cars by $2,000 in response to the company blowing through its federal tax credits faster than a record producer with a bag […]

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Elon Musk’s attorney says the First Amendment lets you call someone a ‘pedo’ on Twitter

Everybody knows Twitter is basically the Wild West of the Internet and not a place where the things people say should be taken seriously. That’s basically how Elon Musk’s attorneys are defending his controversial tweets aimed at a British rescue diver — the one Tesla’s chief executive described as a “pedo guy” after the diver questioned […]

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RydeMyPony founder delivers last startup pitch you‘ll ever need: ‘Why 2018 was a product fail’

Berlin-based Christoph Sollich is known as “The Pitch Doctor” for his work helping entrepreneurs tell their company’s story. But part of his method involves delivering his own pitches that satirize the format of the startup pitch. I got a chance to see him this year at the Bits & Pretzels Conference […]

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