This Week in the Future of Cars: Well Be Blunt About This

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We’re going fast…somewhere. This week was full of people and corporations making market-moving decisions. Not all seemed wise. Elon Musk did a 2.5-hour live interview, got peer pressured into smoking a blunt, and maybe didn’t inhale. Mercedes has a fully electric SUV coming out, and Chevy is prepping the country’s serious haulers for the intro […]

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Tesla lost nearly $8 billion in shareholder value this week and its board should be ashamed

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Over the last five days, Tesla shareholders watched the value of their stock decline by roughly 16 percent and saw nearly $8 billion in value erased, as the company’s celebrity chief executive, Elon Musk, had what amounts to a very public breakdown. Some Tesla board members are reportedly concerned about Elon Musk's workload and his […]

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Elon Musk shuffles Teslas executive team in email

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After a string of executive departures over the past several months that continued Friday with the resignations of two people in high-profile positions, CEO Elon Musk announced a series of promotions and job updates in an email sent to employees. To be clear, these are not new hires and some of these promotions were already […]

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Elon Musk and Tesla sued over ‘fraudulent scheme’ to go private

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Lawsuits say funding secured tweet broke securities laws and aimed to punish short-sellers Tesla and Elon Musk were sued twice on Friday by investors who say they fraudulently engineered a scheme to squeeze short-sellers, including through Musks proposal to take the electric car company private. The lawsuits were filed three days after Musk stunned investors […]

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Why Elon Musks SpaceX launch is utterly depressing | Nathan Robinson

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Elon Musk is right: silly and fun things are important. But some of them are an indefensible waste of resources Elon Musk Why Elon Musks SpaceX launch is utterly depressing Nathan Robinson Elon Musk is right: silly and fun things are important. But some of them are an indefensible waste of resources Wed 7 Feb […]

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Elon Musk’s $0 Salary Encapsulates the Legend of Tesla

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For a self-made billionaire, Elon Musk doesn’t seem to know much about making money—at least not for himself. The Tesla CEO's new compensation package, announced Tuesday, hinges on Musk's ability to transform the budding automaker into one of the world’s most valuable companies by producing long-term increases in market value, and revenue and profits. Musk […]

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Elon Musk really will launch a Tesla Roadster on the first Falcon Heavy rocket

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Elon Musk shared images on his Instagram account today of the payload being loaded up on the first Falcon Heavy rocket that will ever launch – and it’s a red Tesla Roadster. The SpaceX CEO previously said that he’d be launching exactly that on the spaceship, but then suggested he was joking – before the […]

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Elon Musk leads 116 experts calling for outright ban of killer robots

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Open letter signed by Tesla chief and Googles Mustafa Suleyman urges UN to block use of lethal autonomous weapons to prevent third age of war Some of the worlds leading robotics and artificial intelligence pioneers are calling on the United Nations to ban the development and use of killer robots. Teslas Elon Musk and Alphabets […]

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