Elon Musk

Elon Musk is the founder, CEO of SpaceX and Co-founder, CEO of Tesla. He is also the co-founder of an American neurotechnology company, Neuralink. He was born on June 28, 1987, in Pretoria, South Africa. He started his entrepreneurial career by co-founding Zip2, a web software company. In 2018, Elon Musk's SpaceX launched a Tesla car, The Falcon Heavy into space. https://twitter.com/elonmusk

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Alec Baldwin returns as Donald Trump for 'SNL' finale

11 May 2020

Alec Baldwin returns as Donald Trump for 'SNL' finale

Alec Baldwin once again reprised his famous imitation of US President Donald Trump on the recently-concluded season finale of Saturday Night Live this weekend.

Why is Musk threatening to shift Tesla's headquarters from California

10 May 2020

Why is Musk threatening to shift Tesla's headquarters from California

Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of Tesla, has threatened to shift his company's headquarters out of California.

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

09 May 2020

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

Last year, Elon Musk's Neuralink revealed implantable 'threads' to connect humans with computers.

'X Æ A-12 Musk': Story behind name of Musk's baby

06 May 2020

'X Æ A-12 Musk': Story behind name of Musk's baby

On Monday, Elon Musk welcomed his first child with singer Grimes.

Tom Cruise, Elon Musk to shoot movie in space: Report

05 May 2020

Tom Cruise, Elon Musk to shoot movie in space: Report

Tom Cruise is leaving the planet, but for a very good reason.

OpenAI launches Jukebox, an AI engine that creates entire songs

02 May 2020

OpenAI launches Jukebox, an AI engine that creates entire songs

After writing news stories, beating professionals at poker, and detecting asteroids capable of hitting our planet, artificial intelligence is stepping into the world of music creation.

Watch: AI-created Elon Musk Zoom-bombs virtual meeting

22 Apr 2020

Watch: AI-created Elon Musk Zoom-bombs virtual meeting

You may already know about deepfakes, the AI-generated clips that show one person's face or voice in another person's video.

Elon Musk says he delivered ventilators, hospitals disagree

20 Apr 2020

Elon Musk says he delivered ventilators, hospitals disagree

A month ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk had promised ventilators, the life-saving equipment required for pumping breathable air into sick patients' lungs, to hospitals overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases in California.

Amid COVID-19 crisis, Tesla is building ventilators from car parts

06 Apr 2020

Amid COVID-19 crisis, Tesla is building ventilators from car parts

After downplaying the threat of COVID-19 on multiple occasions, Elon Musk is coming to the rescue of patients suffering from it.

Tesla shutting down factories as COVID-19 spreads in the US

20 Mar 2020

Tesla shutting down factories as COVID-19 spreads in the US

After downplaying the threat of coronavirus disease COVID-19 for several weeks, Elon Musk has finally taken some action to combat the situation.

Musk downplays coronavirus outbreak, draws flak from health experts

15 Mar 2020

Musk downplays coronavirus outbreak, draws flak from health experts

Elon Musk, the boss of SpaceX and Tesla, is drawing flak for downplaying the threat of COVID-19 - the deadly disease caused by the outbreak of coronavirus.

Elon Musk worries SpaceX won't reach Mars before he dies

10 Mar 2020

Elon Musk worries SpaceX won't reach Mars before he dies

After spending nearly two decades building and launching rockets, Elon Musk, the co-founder and CEO of SpaceX, has expressed concerns over his company's speed of progress.

SpaceX will launch its 'space taxi' next year: Details here

07 Mar 2020

SpaceX will launch its 'space taxi' next year: Details here

Last year, American space agency NASA confirmed the plan to open the International Space Station (ISS) for commercial activities like tourism.

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype implodes during test: Details here

02 Mar 2020

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype implodes during test: Details here

A prototype of SpaceX's highly-ambitious Starship appears to have imploded during an internal test at the company's test facility in Boca Chica, Texas.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Android 11, WhatsApp group leak, Google spying, and more

23 Feb 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Android 11, WhatsApp group leak, Google spying, and more

This week, we have witnessed a number of developments in the tech world, especially from Google.

After Pichai, Elon Musk calls for regulation of AI development

19 Feb 2020

After Pichai, Elon Musk calls for regulation of AI development

A few weeks ago, Google and Alphabet's boss Sundar Pichai spoke on the possible risks and advantages of artificial intelligence (AI) and called for 'balanced' regulation of the tech.

Elon Musk says Facebook is 'lame' and should be deleted

11 Feb 2020

Elon Musk says Facebook is 'lame' and should be deleted

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has never been a fan of Facebook or its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Microsoft's data leak, OnePlus 8 specs, ISRO's Vyommitra, more

26 Jan 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Microsoft's data leak, OnePlus 8 specs, ISRO's Vyommitra, more

This week, some major developments were noted in the tech space.

Musk plans to send 10-lakh humans to Mars by 2050

21 Jan 2020

Musk plans to send 10-lakh humans to Mars by 2050

We all are aware of Elon Musk's ambitious plan to use his company's 'Starship' to ferry humans to Mars, ultimately making them a multi-planetary species.

SpaceX's first-ever manned space mission happening soon, says Elon Musk

20 Jan 2020

SpaceX's first-ever manned space mission happening soon, says Elon Musk

Just recently, SpaceX demonstrated the capabilities of the launch escape system built into Crew Dragon, its dedicated spacecraft for manned flights.

Japanese billionaire looking for a girlfriend for Moon trip

13 Jan 2020

Japanese billionaire looking for a girlfriend for Moon trip

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who is SpaceX's first prospective customer for a round trip to the Moon, is looking for a girlfriend for his lunar voyage.

Soon, Tesla cars will start talking to pedestrians: Here's how

13 Jan 2020

Soon, Tesla cars will start talking to pedestrians: Here's how

Elon Musk is never boring. Delusional, may be. But never boring.

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype will fly in 2-3 months

31 Dec 2019

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype will fly in 2-3 months

As the world continues to celebrate the holiday season, SpaceX is working hard to get the next prototype of its giant Mars rocket, Starship, ready.

You don't need college degree to join Tesla, says Musk

25 Dec 2019

You don't need college degree to join Tesla, says Musk

Elon Musk, the co-founder of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, has tweeted out that people don't need a college degree to work with him.

This YouTuber is building a working avatar of Tesla's Cybertruck

18 Dec 2019

This YouTuber is building a working avatar of Tesla's Cybertruck

Last month, Elon Musk hosted the dramatic launch of Cybertruck, his company Tesla's first-ever electric pickup.

Elon Musk's SpaceX to send marijuana and coffee into space

16 Dec 2019

Elon Musk's SpaceX to send marijuana and coffee into space

Just recently, SpaceX employed its Dragon spacecraft and completed a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station.

Jeff Bezos gave $131M to charity, 0.1% of his wealth

02 Dec 2019

Jeff Bezos gave $131M to charity, 0.1% of his wealth

From Jeff Bezos to Elon Musk, billionaire business magnates often donate a part of their wealth to charitable causes.

In Ford F-150 and Tesla Cybertruck's tug-of-war, Lego wins

27 Nov 2019

In Ford F-150 and Tesla Cybertruck's tug-of-war, Lego wins

It so happened that Tesla Chief Executive Troll Officer Elon Musk shared a video of the recently-unveiled Cybertruck towing a Ford F-150.

Elon Musk lost $768 million after Cybertruck's launch failed

24 Nov 2019

Elon Musk lost $768 million after Cybertruck's launch failed

Tesla just unveiled a futuristic 'Cybertruck' to barge into the category of electric pick-up trucks.

Tesla's futuristic Cybertruck is bulletproof, but not shatter-proof

22 Nov 2019

Tesla's futuristic Cybertruck is bulletproof, but not shatter-proof

After launching some fancy cars, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is expanding the family with a completely new vehicle - the Cybertruck.

SpaceX Starship prototype suffers anomaly, blows up partially in test

21 Nov 2019

SpaceX Starship prototype suffers anomaly, blows up partially in test

The 'Mk1' prototype of Elon Musk's highly-ambitious Starship rocket has blown up partially during a ground test conducted at the company's test site in Boca Chica, Texas.

Turns out, Space travel can reverse your blood flow

15 Nov 2019

Turns out, Space travel can reverse your blood flow

Elon Musk wants to make humans a 'multi-planetary' species and so does NASA!

Going offline: Elon Musk says he's disconnecting from Twitter

02 Nov 2019

Going offline: Elon Musk says he's disconnecting from Twitter

As far as his social media activities are concerned, Elon Musk seems perplexed, at best.

MIT's tech can help self-driving cars 'see' around the corners

30 Oct 2019

MIT's tech can help self-driving cars 'see' around the corners

Self-driving cars are all rage these days, thanks to Elon Musk's Tesla and other EV manufacturers.

This robot can solve Rubik's cube with just one hand

16 Oct 2019

This robot can solve Rubik's cube with just one hand

After beating professional DOTA2 players, Elon Musk-backed OpenAI is using its artificial intelligence software for developing self-learning, general-purpose machines.

Soon, your Tesla could honk with fart, goat sounds

07 Oct 2019

Soon, your Tesla could honk with fart, goat sounds

After integrating support for Netflix, Spotify, and YouTube, Tesla cars will get the ability to 'fart'.

Elon Musk's Starship will fly humans next year

30 Sep 2019

Elon Musk's Starship will fly humans next year

On Saturday, SpaceX founder Elon Musk gave an update on the development of his company's next-generation spacecraft - the Starship.

Now, Tesla batteries to last a million miles?

24 Sep 2019

Now, Tesla batteries to last a million miles?

As EV makers strive to boost the range of their vehicles, Tesla appears to be going for the bigger deal by upgrading the lifecycle of its battery packs.

SpaceX's humongous new Starship prototype seen in pictures

22 Sep 2019

SpaceX's humongous new Starship prototype seen in pictures

Elon Musk's vision to make humans a multi-planetary species is coming to fruition with the development of his humongous rocket - the Starship.

This AI-powered adventure game rewrites itself in every match

19 Sep 2019

This AI-powered adventure game rewrites itself in every match

From detecting critical diseases to defeating professional poker players, AI is doing wonders in a range of fields.