Elon Musk stops tweeting

Elon Musk stops tweeting

Data: Twitter; Chart: Erin Davis / Axios Visuals Elon Musk celebrated his 100 millionth Twitter follower in uncharacteristic fashion: By not tweeting at all. In fact, he has not tweeted in over a week. Why it matters: Of the elite group of celebrities with over 10 million followers, Musk is the only prolific tweeter. But … Read more

Palantir CEO Alex Karp on fighting with Peter Thiel and progressives

As US companies and executives balance publicly addressing hot-button political topics, Palantir CEO Alex Karp said many still struggle with figuring out when they must speak out and when they should not. “Companies have a problem that it’s very hard for them to tether what they’s producing to a higher mission, and therefore they cannot … Read more

Tesla cutting 200 jobs, closing Autopilot office in San Mateo

Elon Musk talks at the Automotive World News Congress at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan. Rebecca Cook | Reuters Tesla is closing its office in San Mateo, California, and eliminating an estimated 200 jobs there, CNBC has confirmed, as part of a broader cost-cutting effort at the electric vehicle company. At the San Mateo … Read more

Elon Musk Asks Twitter for More Bot Data, Twitter Hands It Over

Photo: Frederic J. Brown (Getty Images) A beleaguered Twitter really wants its billionaire suitor to get this deal over with already. Earlier this month, Twitter finally succumbed to Musk’s better-late-than never complaints around bot proliferation on the platform and provided him with a “firehose” of data. Apparently, that was not enough to assuage Musk’s concerns, … Read more

Tech execs react to Roe v. Wade reversal: Gates, Sandberg, Wojcicki

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, and departing Meta COO Sheryl Sandberg were among noteworthy tech executives speaking out publicly on Friday’s Supreme Court ruling which overturned Roe v. Wade. The ruling ends constitutional right to abortion in the US, which has stood since 1973. Apple CEO Tim Cook, Tesla and SpaceX CEO … Read more

Musk Cites Tesla Bankruptcy Fears, Wants You To Know Something Big

Elon Musk wants to share some good news. The Tesla (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc. Report CEO has been facing some challenges lately, including layoffs, lawsuits as a result of the layoffs and, according to the world’s richest man himself, concerns about bankruptcy. Musk said the electric vehicle maker faces billions of dollars in losses … Read more

Elon Musk’s Transgender Daughter Granted Name Change To Cut Ties With Father

Elon Musk, the world’s richest person, has fathered eight children New Delhi: Elon Musk’s transgender child has been granted permission by the court to change her name in accordance with her new gender. Court confirmed the name change for Vivian Jenna Wilson, 18, according to the website TMZ. Elon Musk’s daughter, formerly known as Xavier … Read more

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Wants a Tunnel in Texas

The company that built a 1.7-mile long, one-lane, 35mph car tunnel underneath the Las Vegas convention center and called it transportation innovation is making new moves in Texas. Elon Musk’s Boring Company has applied to build a private tunnel beneath Tesla’s Gigafactory in Austin. The building applicationfirst identified in a report from Electrek, was filed … Read more

Tesla’s Austin, Berlin car plants “losing billions of dollars”

Tesla’s new plants in Texas and Germany are “losing billions of dollars” as the electric car maker struggles with production due to supply chain disruptions and battery shortages, Elon Musk said in an interview released Wednesday. What he’s saying: “Both Berlin and Austin factories are gigantic money furnaces right now,” said Musk in the interview … Read more

SpaceX Says 5G Interference Could Make Starlink ‘Unusable’

A long exposure was used to create this image) A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 39A on May 6, 2022 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photo: Red Huber (Getty Images) Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet company is on a collision course with 5G. That’s what SpaceX wants you to think, anyway. In … Read more