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Elon Musk turns Tesla’s woes into April Fools’ joke

Between Model S recalls and Model 3 production snags, Tesla has been having a hard time lately — but not as hard as CEO Elon Musk made them out to be today in a hilarious series of April Fools’ tweets. Get the full story … Continue reading

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Space billionaires take the spotlight

Space is hard: That used to be the excuse for explaining why sending people into space would always be something only governments could do. Now it explains why even billionaires find the feat difficult. As SpaceX CEO Elon Musk told me back in … Continue reading

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Neuralink brain-chip venture mulls tests on rodents

If Neuralink, the brain-chip company backed by billionaire Elon Musk, ever wants to hook up minds and machines, it’ll have to test the technology on animals first. Today Gizmodo reports that the California-based venture is already looking into animal testing, and may have … Continue reading

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Elon Musk unveils his next product line: bricks

What do you do for an encore after you’ve sold 20,000 flamethrowers? If you’re billionaire Elon Musk, you sell rocks. But not just any rocks. These are rocks carved out by Musk’s tunneling venture, the Boring Company, and shaped for construction … Continue reading

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Elon Musk deletes SpaceX and Tesla from Facebook

Facebook suffered another blow today: Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, had those two companies’ official pages removed from the embattled social network. Musk’s action came after it was pointed out to him on Twitter that SpaceX … Continue reading

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Elon Musk Q&A: First Mars ship is being built

SpaceX is building its first Mars transport vehicle, also known as the BFR, and “making good progress” toward short-hop test flights on Earth by the middle of next year, CEO Elon Musk said today. “We’re actually building that ship right now,” … Continue reading

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Elon Musk shifts the focus of his tunnel vision

Tesla cars riding electric-powered tracks? Forget about it, at least for now. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and founder of The Boring Company, says pedestrians and cyclists will be the first users of his underground transit tunnels and Hyperloop tubes. In … Continue reading

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