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MKBHD Talks Shop With Elon Musk At The Tesla Fremont Factory

August 19th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

YouTube tech addict Marques Brownlee, also known as MKBHD, recently sat down with Tesla CEO Elon Musk at the Tesla Fremont factory to talk shop. Topics for the brief interview were scattered across the Tesla spectrum and it was clear the two had fun talking about something they're both excited about — Tesla's tech

Elon Musk Should NOT Recuse Himself — #TeslaPrivate

August 13th, 2018 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen

While this article waited for the editor to come along and publish it, the world changed. Elon published on August 13, 2018, a new blog post explaining his actions on and before the 7th of August, when he tweeted about taking Tesla private at $420 and sent a letter to Tesla's employees. I leave the original article as written, and add an addendum with the consequences of these new revelations

Fake (But Real) Elon Musk Messages To TSLA Shorts & Longs

August 13th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

There's a common pattern that follows announcements from Tesla CEO Elon Musk. A commenter on one of our recent articles summed it up well: "If this is a poker game, it's a strange one. Elon Musk keeps showing his hand. Yet the shorts keep calling his bluff."

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20 Suitors Who Might Marry Elon Musk & Tesla

August 12th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Some people seem to thrive on turbulent times. Others prefer tranquility. Elon Musk is definitely in the first group. He seems to be happiest when things around him are in chaos — or at least, that's where he shines. If so, he must be ecstatic and glowing brightly at the moment. After tweeting last week that he might take Tesla private, the news media has been awash with guesses, wild ass guesses, and far-fetched speculation about who might be interested in walking Tesla and Elon down the aisle in a financial marriage that could have international implications

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If Tesla Short Burn Is Short Burn Of The Century, Can’t Say Elon Musk Didn’t Warn Them

August 11th, 2018 | by Carlo Ombello

Tesla shorts may be in for a treat, as Elon Musk has just set the stage for an unprecedented "burn of the century". Tesla's CEO set Twitter and financial media on fire last Tuesday as he revealed his plan to make Tesla private, withdrawing it from the stock market at a guaranteed $420 per share. What if Elon was telling the truth


Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s Plan To Take Tesla Private

August 7th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

Shortly after an article by the Financial Times confirmed that the Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund had amassed a $2 billion stake in Tesla, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that he was considering taking the company private with a share buyback at a $420 price point. His initial tweet was confirmed within a few hours with a new blog post on Tesla's website, where the company shared an internal email from CEO Elon Musk to all Tesla employees sharing his logic for the move

10 Top Takeaways From Tom Randall’s Superb Interview With Tesla CEO Elon Musk

August 4th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

I was thrilled to be on Tesla's quarterly conference call this past week, honored & humbled at the opportunity to bounce a series of questions and short comments off of Tesla CEO Elon Musk. However, Bloomberg's Tom Randall recently scored an even more amazing opportunity, a full interview with Sir Elon. Below are 10 big highlights from that candid interview

8 Retorts To New York Post Attacks On Elon Musk & Tesla — #Pravduh #RealityCheck

July 22nd, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

It's happened again. Someone who hasn't followed or has only loosely followed Tesla and Elon Musk in the past decade has swooped in with a damning, critical take on the two. The problem is that it's based on an absurd lack of context, Trump-style hyperbole (i.e., rhetorical lies), and illogical conclusions

Remember That Time Elon Musk Saved SpaceX & Tesla? (Video)

July 22nd, 2018 | by Guest Contributor

Tesla and SpaceX are not just two companies led by Elon Musk — they are two visions: 1) a sustainable future here on Earth and 2) expanding the human race to other planets. Both companies aiming for these audacious, larger-than-life goals had to face far tougher times than they're facing today

The One Big Thing Elon Musk & Mark Zuckerberg Have In Common

July 13th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

When the chips are down, Elon Musk knows how to turn things around. Both Tesla and SpaceX have been through near-death experiences. Yet, somehow, Musk pulled both companies out of dire straits. Musk's friend, Venture Capitalist Jason Calacanis, explains that entrepreneurs need, "one central thing that is critical, and that's resiliency."

From China To Michigan, Elon Musk Rules The Twittersphere

July 12th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

After Elon Musk concluded a deal to build a manufacturing plant in Shanghai this week, he flew to Beijing to talk with Chinese leaders about weightier matters -- things like peaceful coexistence, the future of humanity, and preventing an environmental catastrophe. Afterward he tweeted, "Excellent meetings with senior leaders in China. Very thoughtful about the long-term future."

Elon Musk vs TSLA Shorts Is Personal, Not Business

July 2nd, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Dating back to the early days of Model S production, Elon Musk has been feuding with Tesla short sellers. Back then, Musk cautioned those betting against Tesla stock that a "tsunami of hurt" was coming their way. Sure enough, it did. Tesla's stock skyrocketed. And last year, when the stock was surging, Musk taunted shorts on Twitter, "Stormy weather in shortville." According to Zero Hedge, "Elon Musk's feud with Tesla shorts is not business, it's just personal."

Elon Musk Solicits Input For The Tesla Truck As It Gets Serious About Electric Pickup #ElonTweets

June 26th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

Elon Musk took to Twitter today to solicit input on the Tesla Truck. He shared that it will come standard with a dual-motor, all-wheel-drive setup that can deliver "crazy torque." To further plod his way into pickup truck territory, he shared that Tesla will pair the powertrain with a suspension that dynamically adjusts for load, all in the standard package

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk Teases Full Self-Driving Features #ElonTweets

June 26th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter again recently to share the first look at Tesla's highly anticipated Full Self-Driving feature. The image shares a satellite map of the Bay Area behind a new options screen that shows off a few of the new Full Self-Driving options within Autopilot

Elon Musk Tweets European Gigafactory To Likely Be In Germany

June 23rd, 2018 | by Kurt Lowder

In classic Elon Musk style, he made a major hint about a coming gigafactory on twitter this week. Musk tweeted, "Germany is a leading choice for Europe. Perhaps on the German-French border makes sense, near the Benelux countries."

Jaguar I-PACE, SpaceInvader, and … Elon Musk (Cleantech Talk Today #5)

June 19th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

Welcome to today’s “Cleantech Talk Today” discussion of fresh electric vehicle (EV) news. In this daily podcast and video series, we talk about anything electric that moves, crawls, flies, rides, drives, swims, swings, or skips. In this episode, #5 of Cleantech Talk Today, we cover CleanTechnica's fresh review of the Jaguar i-PACE, Elon Musk's recent comms regarding Tesla and other matters, and Denmark squeezing cargo space!

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