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Elon Musk: Story About Scolding Employee for Attending Birth “Total BS”

Elon Musk: Story About Scolding Employee for Attending Birth “Total BS”

By Josh Wolford May 12, 2015

According to Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, a claim that he once scolded an employee for missing a company event to witness the birth of his child is “total BS.” Musk is the subject of a new book, out …

Elon Musk Thinks Driving Could Be Outlawed at Some Point (Hopefully Not Though) Elon Musk Thinks Driving Could Be Outlawed at Some Point (Hopefully Not Though)

Will there ever come a day when it is actually illegal to get behind the wheel of a car and drive it yourself? Tesla founder and possible Terminator Elon Musk says yes, this is a distinct possibility. Musk made his …

Elon Musk: I’m Not Building a Spaceship to Get Back to My Home Planet Mars

Earlier this week, NASA announced that the Hubble Space Telescope had found the best evidence yet for an underground saltwater ocean on Jupiter’s largest moon, Ganymede. Sure, it’s buried under 95 miles of ice, but whenever we discover water on …

Bill Gates Is Concerned About the Rise of the Machines, and Why the Hell Aren’t You? Bill Gates Is Concerned About the Rise of the Machines, and Why the Hell Aren’t You?

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, who knows a thing or two about technology, is concerned about the day when our artificial intelligence gets a little too smart for its own good and decides it probably doesn’t have to listen to the …

Elon Musk Shares Gnarly SpaceX Rocket Crash Stills Elon Musk Shares Gnarly SpaceX Rocket Crash Stills

Last week, Elon Musk’s SpaceX tried to land a rocket on a drone ship, floating in the Atlantic Ocean. They failed. Now, Musk has posted some images of the Falcon 9’s collision and the gnarly explosion that followed. According to …

Elon Musk Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track in Texas Elon Musk Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track in Texas

Check this out: Will be building a Hyperloop test track for companies and student teams to test out their pods. Most likely in Texas. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 15, 2015 Looks like Elon Musk can’t wait for someone else …

Elon Musk Calls for Research to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Doesn’t Kill Us All Elon Musk Calls for Research to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Doesn’t Kill Us All

UPDATED BELOW For Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, figuring out how to avoid the “potential pitfalls” of artificial intelligence is just as – if not more – important than advancing it. Musk, who has been warning us about the …

Elon Musk to Host Reddit AMA with Focus on Ocean Rocket Landing Elon Musk to Host Reddit AMA with Focus on Ocean Rocket Landing

In the early morning hours of Tuesday, January 6, Elon Musk’s SpaceX will attempt to land a rocket on a platform that floating in the Atlantic Ocean. No big deal. And if you want to ask Mr. Musk about that, …

Elon Musk Once Again Warns of the Looming Robot Apocalypse Elon Musk Once Again Warns of the Looming Robot Apocalypse

Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk has once again taken to a public forum to warn everyone that they shouldn’t sleep on recent developments in the artificial intelligence field. In short, Musk says that the chance of “something seriously dangerous …

Elon Musk Makes Bizarre Matrix-Style Prediction

Elon Musk, Internet darling and CEO of Tesla Motors, was speaking before the MIT Aeronautics and Astronautics department’s Centennial Symposium on Friday. In the middle of his session, he distractedly mused on some foreboding thoughts about artificial intelligence. “I think …

Elon Musk Is About to Show You the ‘D’ Elon Musk Is About to Show You the ‘D’

On October 9, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is going to unveil the ‘D’. And something else, too, according to a tweet: About time to unveil the D and something else pic.twitter.com/qp23yi59i6 — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 2, 2014 The last …

Elon Musk Continues to Warn of Impending Robot Apocalypse Elon Musk Continues to Warn of Impending Robot Apocalypse

While the rest of the country freaks out about some possible Ebola–Dustin Hoffman–Rene Russo scenario, Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk is keeping his eye on the ball. Musk, who knows a thing or two about things, continues to warn …

Elon Musk Will Bankrupt Mr. Burns in a Future Simpsons Episode

Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX founder and CEO and international man of mystery, will be appearing on an upcoming episode of The Simpsons. As The Simpsons prepares for an utterly astounding 26th season this fall, we know going in that …

Tesla Confirms Model 3, Its $35,000 Car Slated for 2017 Tesla Confirms Model 3, Its $35,000 Car Slated for 2017

Tesla Motors has confirmed the name of its third-gen electric car. It’ll be called the Model 3 and will retail for around $35,000 – much cheaper than the Model S. Tesla confirmed a report from Auto Express on Twitter, noting …

Elon Musk Gives $1M to Nikola Tesla Museum Elon Musk Gives $1M to Nikola Tesla Museum

In 2012, popular internet comic Matthew Inman, better known as The Oatmeal, published his most-viral comic to date – an ode to Nikola Tesla, who he called “the greatest geek who ever lived.” In it, he argued that the only …

Elon Musk Is Pretty Concerned About Skynet Elon Musk Is Pretty Concerned About Skynet

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, often referred to as the real life Tony Stark, can envision a world where we are all overtaken by our robot overlords. Specifically, the whole Terminator scenario. CNBC’s Julia Boorstin and Kelly Evans recently …

Tesla Opens Up All Its Patents, Which Elon Musk Calls ‘Landmines’ of Innovation Tesla Opens Up All Its Patents, Which Elon Musk Calls ‘Landmines’ of Innovation

On the heels of news that Tesla Motors would be opening up its Supercharger patents in order to help speed up the electric car revolution, the company’s CEO Elon Musk has apparently decided what the hell, let’s just release all …