Elon Musk is always one for a nice surprise. Just after SpaceX launched the first flight of its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday, lofting a red Tesla Roadster to deep space, Musk revealed a little secret hidden within the cosmic car. Musk posted a photo on Instagram displaying a message for any space-faring civilization thatRead More
Elon Musk’s “week or so” until the Falcon Heavy launch is now looking like it’ll be closer to two weeks. The SpaceX founder confirmed on Twitter that he’s “aiming” to have a Feb. 6 launch for the private aerospace company’s largest rocket to date. It will lift off from the Apollo launchpad 39A at CapeRead More
Tesla Model 3Image: Tesla/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Stan Schroeder2017-10-03 08:57:17 UTC The production of Tesla’s Model 3 isn’t going as planned. The company sent out a press release Monday, detailing vehicle deliveries and production for the third quarter of 2017. And in that period — from July to September — the company built just 260 Model 3Read More
In many ways, esports represents the future. Like so many other parts of our modern lives, it’s built around the computer and the internet. Competitions like ‘Dota 2’s’ “The International” draw players from around the world, shrugging off the geopolitical and cultural boundaries that still define many traditional sports. And above all, it fully utilizesRead More
Elon MuskImage: MACMAHON/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Stan Schroeder2017-08-11 07:50:47 UTC In the last couple of days, a story lifted from Ashlee Vance’s biography of Elon Musk has been making the rounds on the internet, claiming that Musk fired his assistant of 12 years when she wanted a raise. The story portrays Musk as an unusually cruel (orRead More
Here’s a good lesson for anyone thinking about asking for a raise. In his biography, Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future,” author Ashlee Vance tells us what happened when Musk’s assistant, Mary Beth Brown, asked for a big raise after working for him for 12 years.
According toRead More