Musk’s jibe comes after Trump called the Tesla CEO “another bull s*** artist”. The spat began with Trump claiming that Musk voted for him. However, Musk has denied the claim, saying it is “not true”.
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Last month, Twitter offered Musk access to its ”fire hose” of raw data on hundreds of millions of daily tweets, according to multiple reports at the time, though neither the company nor Musk confirmed that.
Last month, the tech billionaire said that his space venture SpaceX aims to build over 1,000 Starships to transport life to Mars.
Musk argues that having kids is important to save the civilisation and the environment would be fine even if the number of humans on the planet is doubled.
Elon Musk said on Tuesday that Twitter Inc might charge a “slight” fee for commercial and government users, part of the billionaire entrepreneur’s push to grow revenue which has lagged behind larger rivals like Meta Platforms Inc’s Facebook. “Twitter will always be free for casual users, but maybe a slight[Read More…]
Twitter on Monday (local time) confirmed the sale of the company to Musk for USD 44 billion.
The Indian-origin CEO last week said the micro-blogging platform has appointed Musk to its board of directors.
According to a regulatory filing in the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the US, the world’s richest man, with over 80 million followers on Twitter, bought nearly 73.5 million shares in the micro-blogging platform.
Tesla wants to begin selling imported cars in India this year but says taxes in the country are among the highest in the world.
Musk said he would abide by the results of the poll, which ended with 58% of more than 3.5 million votes calling for him to sell the stock. Musk owns about 17% of the 1 billion outstanding Tesla shares.
Earlier this month, Bezos-owned space firm Blue Origin sued NASA for picking Musk-owned SpaceX for its prestigious $2.9 billion Moon lander programme.
The Tesla CEO also confirmed that he has a significant personal investment into bitcoin on top of Tesla’s investment and he has smaller Ethereum and Dogecoin holdings.
In an earnings call in January, Musk had told investors that he was “highly confident the car will be able to drive itself with reliability in excess of human this year”.
Tesla shares fell 2.7% to $600.42 in morning trade, headed for a third straight decline. U.S. federal and state regulators have been scrutinizing Tesla’s semi-automated driving system following accidents in Texas and other areas.
The lawsuit claims that Musk is exposing Tesla to potential penalties from regulators and could drive down its stock.
Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency invented by software engineers Billy Markus and Jackson Palmer, who decided to create a payment system. Nearly 113 billion coins have already been mined.
According to TechCrunch, the Musk announcement “will be connected to Xprize Foundation, the non-profit organisation that host competitions aimed at encouraging technological development and innovation”.
Musk wrote this tweet in response to the reports suggesting that Apple is working on developing its own electric cars from 2025.
Musk frequently visits Texas where Tesla and his startup Boring Company have operations and also a SpaceX facility that began its operations in 2003.
Starship is SpaceX’s ambitious spacecraft to take humans to the Red Planet. The company has been working on prototypes to find the right design that will work for the transport.
Unlike conventional cars that use internal combustion engines, electric cars are solely powered by lithium ion batteries, so the battery performance defines the car’s overall performance.
Reacting to a tweet by Tesla Club India that is there a India team working on the next year for sure scheduled Tesla entry, Musk said: “Will release order configurator probably in Jan”.
In February 2018, SpaceX launched its reusable heavy-lift launch vehicle — Falcon Heavy for the first time along with a cherry-red Tesla Roadster with a mannequin called “Starman” behind the wheel.
Musk revealed his plans to bring Tesla cars to India in his response to a Twitter post that asked about the progress on Tesla’s planned entry into India.
The two auto executives met at a small airport in Braunschweig for about two hours on Thursday evening and Musk test-drove VW’s ID.3 electric-car, reports Electrek.