January 8th, 2019 | by Chanan Bos
This week, we have a very special report for a variety of reasons. Ever since we started our Pravduh initiative, people have suggested other news sources. So, we decided to add multiple new news sources in 2019, also going all the way back to September 1st (collecting and rating all articles from these sources) in order to maintain the ability for month-to-month and year-to-year comparisons. The news sources being added are: CBS, NBC, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, New York Post, and Huffington Post
January 1st, 2019 | by Matt Pressman
Tesla recently announced new two new board members. The company's first board pick, Kathleen Wilson-Thompson, was prescient. Her human resources background (ranging from Walgreens to Kelloggs) brings Tesla some critical HR expertise right as the company readies itself for rapid growth. But investors also liked Tesla's second new addition — a Silicon Valley icon who might hold some sway with Musk — Larry Ellison
December 30th, 2018 | by Chanan Bos
This last full week of 2018 was a lot more positive than the previous week when it comes to Tesla coverage in major media outlets. In fact, percentage-wise, it's the most positive week since we started tracking in September. Two new board members greatly contributed to this, as did the cumulative effect of the Model 3's amazing success story
December 29th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
Questions arose when Tesla announced its new board chair, Robyn Denholm. How might the seasoned executive interface with Tesla's hard-charging CEO Elon Musk? Richard Walters (via Financial Times) reports that "Ms Denholm has always described herself as direct — the product of a pragmatic Australian upbringing that has left her with a no-nonsense view of the world."
August 18th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk tells the New York Times he is under incredible stress and is taking drugs to help him get to sleep. Can that be a good thing for Musk and for Tesla?