Elon Musk

Hawass: Archaeological evidence proves that builders of the Great Pyramids are the ancient Egyptians

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 12:09 GMT

Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said that the money of the billionaire founder of Tesla Company, Elon Musk, did not make him famous, so he decided to announce that aliens came from space to build the Great Pyramids of Giza.

Spacex halts launch of U.S. military satellite due to winds

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Elon Musk's SpaceX scrapped Saturday's launch of a long-delayed navigation satellite for the U.S. military due to strong upper level winds.

Elon Musk bores tunnel to revolutionize city driving

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 08:48 GMT

Elon Musk on Tuesday took a break from futuristic electric cars and private space travel to unveil a low-cost tunnel he sees as a godsend for city traffic.

Tesla's Elon Musk says tweet that led to $20 million fine 'Worth It'

Sun, 28 Oct 2018 - 09:26 GMT

The tweet, sent late Friday evening less than an hour before Musk tweeted that he would take a break from Twitter “for a few days,” was in response to a question from a Twitter follower.

Musk to resign as Tesla chairman, remain as CEO in SEC settlement

Sun, 30 Sep 2018 - 08:47 GMT

The securities fraud agreement, disclosed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Saturday, will come as a relief to investors.

Tesla's Musk smokes marijuana on comedy podcast

Fri, 07 Sep 2018 - 11:29 GMT

Tesla's Elon Musk provoked another twitter storm on Friday by briefly smoking marijuana on a live web show with comedian Joe Rogan

Investors to get their say after Musk scuttles Tesla buyout

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 - 08:34 GMT

Tesla’s shares already had fallen nearly 10 percent below their level on Aug. 7, just before Musk tweeted that he had “funding secured” for a buyout at $420 a share.

Tesla CEO Musk drops pursuit of $72 billion take-private deal

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 08:57 GMT

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said late on Friday he would heed shareholder concerns and no longer pursue a $72 billion deal to take the luxury electric car maker private.

Deal-hungry investment bankers walk Tesla tightrope

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 - 08:03 GMT

Musk did not just catch investors and analysts off guard earlier this month by announcing on Twitter he was considering taking the U.S. electric car maker private.

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

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 10:40 GMT

A company owned by Elon Musk that is trying to lower the cost of building high-speed transit tunnels has asked the Trump administration to exempt it from tariffs.

Tesla's slow disclosure raises governance, social media concerns

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 - 08:54 GMT

Musk stunned investors last Tuesday by announcing on Twitter that he was considering taking Tesla private in a potential $72 billion transaction and that “funding” had been “secured.”

Elon Musk apologizes to British caver for 'pedo' slur

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British caver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave a "pedo".

World's top wealth fund opposed Musk's double role at Tesla

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 09:13 GMT

The fund also voted against the re-election of board member Antonio Gracias, but backed the reappointment of James Murdoch as well as Elon Musk’s brother Kimbal.

Is the evolution of Artificial Intelligence threatening humanity?

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 03:48 GMT

This rapid evolution leads to one question asked by many experts: is humanity in danger because of the rapid evolution of Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

Musk's record-breaking battery officially launches in Australia

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 10:52 GMT

The world's biggest battery was officially launched in Australia on Friday.

Sophia the robot citizen: A dilemma with a dark sense of humor

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 01:26 GMT

There is currently a gap between AI and consciousness and whether we want the gap remain wide or not, it seems to be closing in.

Tokyo to Delhi, in 30 minutes! Elon Musk to revolutionise travel and colonise Mars

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 03:26 GMT

Futurist and inventor Elon Musk unveiled ambitious plans Friday to send cargo ships to Mars in five years and use rockets to carry people between Earth's major cities in under half-an-hour.

Exclusive: Tesla developing self-driving tech for semi-truck, wants to test in Nevada

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 12:00 GMT

Tesla Inc is developing a long-haul, electric semi-truck that can drive itself.

Hyperloop or hyperbole? Musk promises NY-DC run in 29 mins

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 09:57 GMT

US approves Elon Musk's project to build a conceptual "hyperloop" system that would blast passenger pods down vacuum-sealed tubes from New York to Washington.

High-speed Hyperloop project ready for key test in Nevada

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 03:50 GMT

Engineers will soon conduct a crucial test of a futuristic technology championed by entrepreneur Elon Musk.

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