Tesla has been in production hell for the Model 3 as it hasn’t been able to properly ramp up production for its mass-market electric car. The company’s CEO Elon Musk has acknowledged that excessive automation is partly to be blamed for the production bottlenecks. An internal email from Tesla has been leaked online which reveals that Musk has now set a more aggressive production target for the Model 3 in […]
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk was apparently not aware that his companies had Facebook pages. You may have heard about the #deletefacebook challenge on Twitter that was started in response to the data leak controversy that has ensnared the world’s largest social media network. One of Musk’s followers tweeted at him to delete the pages and they were down within 20 minutes.
Elon Musk has his fingers in multiple pies. He’ll gladly sell you an electric car or a solar roof for your house while figuring out a way to ease public transport and get you on Mars. You wouldn’t normally associate comedy with Musk given that he’s no comedian but according to a new report, Musk is financially backing a new secret comedy project. He’s even said to have poached team […]
SpaceX has a stated goal of reaching Mars and the company has gradually been developing technology that will help it achieve that goal. Elon Musk, the man behind SpaceX, is no stranger to ambitious deadlines that his companies tend to miss more often than not. He has now said that SpaceX will likely be able to conduct test flights of its Mars spaceship by next year.
Tesla initially planned on doing a coast-to-coast autonomous drive in the United States by the end of 2017 but that didn’t happen. The company has long touted the advanced semi-autonomous driving functionality of its all-electric cars and it will bring the functionality a lot of good press when it performs this cross-country drive. Tesla CEO Elon Musk now expects the company to conduct the coast-to-coast autonomous drive in up to […]
SpaceX has long been planning to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket and the company certainly wants it to be a memorable occasion. The company’s founder Elon Musk decided to put his original Tesla Roadster on top as a test payload and the United States government has now allowed the company to launch this payload toward Mars. The approval was necessary because all rocket payloads have to be cleared by the […]
Elon Musk runs several companies that will happily sell you anything from an all-electric car to new roof tiles that double as solar panels. What about a potential weapon, though? Elon Musk founded The Boring Company not too long ago. The company aims to fix traffic woes by building tunnels underground and establishing a high-speed transport system. He sold a ton of Boring Company hats and teased that when the […]
February 6th is going to be a historic day for SpaceX. The company has confirmed that it’s going to conduct the first ever test flight of its Falcon Heavy rocket on February 6th.The Falcon Heavy is a new high capacity rocket which will enable SpaceX to transport triple the amount of payload per mission than it currently does with the Falcon 9 rocket.
Tesla may not have been able to produce its first mass-market electric car as quickly as it wanted but the company has made solid progress over the past few months to reduce production bottlenecks and streamline production. In a response to additional voice command functionality for the Model 3, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that in the not too distant future the Model 3 will be able to do […]
Tesla’s Autopilot suite of semi-autonomous driving features are some of the best available on the market right now. The company’s CEO believes that the Autopilot hardware in its current form makes the technology as good as a human driver as far as full self-driving autonomy is concerned. However, it can’t be put into practical use at this point in time given that regulators haven’t signed off on Level 5 autonomy […]
Until the day comes where we teleport to our locations or fly to them using personal jetpacks, traffic congestion is something we’ll just have to deal with. However Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk has plans to deal with this issue with the launch of The Boring Company where the idea is basically to bore tunnels beneath our roads as an alternative route for when traffic is bad.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX is yet to send humans up to space. The company has so far been conducting resupply missions to the International Space Station and launching satellites for its customers. It’s planning to take astronauts to space as well and that’s going to require them to wear a spacesuit. Musk today shared the first photo of his space company’s new spacesuit.
Elon Musk is one of the many influential voices calling on the world to take cognizance of the threats posed by artificial intelligence. While other tech giants like Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg tend to disagree with him, there are many who share Musk’s views on artificial intelligence. Musk has now put his name to an open letter to the United Nations that’s signed by more than 100 other influential people […]
Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk is known for his views on artificial intelligence. He’s all for regulating the emerging technology as he views it as a risk to the world. While others in the tech world like Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg disagree with him, Musk holds on to his views about AI firmly. He’s sounding the bells once again, saying that he believes AI to be a bigger threat […]