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Elon Musk mocks Bezos' moon, space colony plans

Amazon CEO Bezos had described his vision of humans living on miles-long, orbiting space stations called "O`Neill colonies", named after physicist Gerard O`Neill, who first floated the concept.

May 24, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites

The Falcon 9 lifted off at 10.30 pm on Thursday from the Space Launch Complex 40 at Florida`s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, following several delays: first a 24-hour delay due to high upper-level winds on May 15. 

May 24, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

SpaceX postpones Starlink satellite launch again, for 'about a week'

The delayed mission is designed to carry into low-Earth orbit an initial batch of 60 satellites for Musk`s new Starlink global internet service.

May 17, 2019, 08:58 AM IST

High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

As many as 2,000 satellites will be launched per year, he said. But he wavered on the timeline for placing as many as 12,000 satellites into orbit as the company had previously described.

May 16, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

Tesla's Elon Musk agrees to new vetting rules for tweets in SEC deal

The new agreement, disclosed in a filing in Manhattan federal court, lays out in more detail exactly what kinds of statements must be reviewed.

Apr 27, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

"The initial tests completed successfully but the final test resulted in an anomaly on the test stand," the company said in a statement.

Apr 21, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Elon Musk safe for now as US judge urges Tesla CEO, SEC to end tweet dispute

The hearing appeared to lift an overhang over Tesla, as the SEC stopped well short of recommending Musk`s removal as chief executive or even from the electric car company`s board.

Apr 05, 2019, 05:59 AM IST

Tesla claims to develop its 'largest power storage system in Asia'

In a bid to reduce energy demand and provide emergency backup power to trains in Japan, Tesla has claimed to develop its largest power storage system in Asia.

Mar 28, 2019, 06:20 AM IST

Pewdiepie vs T-Series: Elon Musk makes the battle more interesting, says he's hosted Meme Review

Musk doing the meme review is likely to further heat up the battle between PewDiePie and T-Series for the YouTube crown of the most subscribed channel. 

Feb 19, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

T-Series vs PewDiePie war: Now Elon Musk wants to host a meme review with Felix

Elon Musk wants to host a meme review with Felix 'PewDiePie' Kjellberg.

Jan 30, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workers

SpaceX has a booming business conducting uncrewed resupply trips to the International Space Station (ISS) through contracts with NASA.

Jan 12, 2019, 09:29 AM IST

Elon Musk in China to lay foundation of first Tesla plant outside US

Elon Musk signed a preliminary agreement with the Shanghai government to build a Tesla Gigafactory in China.

Jan 07, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

Musk's SpaceX successfully deploys US GPS satellite into orbit

The satellite would provide data for use by devices ranging from smartphones to automobiles, commercial aircraft and virtually all sectors of the transportation industry.

Dec 24, 2018, 11:25 AM IST

Spacex halts launch of U.S. military satellite due to winds

Technical faults, bad weather and now strong winds consecutively halts Spacex navigation satellite launch; scheduled for today.

Dec 23, 2018, 11:11 AM IST

Elon Musk unveils his first Los Angeles-area tunnel

Free rides were part of the grand opening.

Dec 20, 2018, 07:01 AM IST

SpaceX to launch US spy satellite in first national security mission

This latest generation satellite will provide three times greater accuracy and up to eight times the anti-jamming capabilities.

Dec 18, 2018, 17:22 PM IST

SpaceX launches biggest US 'rideshare' mission with 64 satellites

The mission comes days after India fired a rocket carrying 31 satellites into space.

Dec 04, 2018, 06:22 AM IST

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

U.S. space agency NASA said on Tuesday it would review the workplace safety culture at SpaceX and Boeing Co , as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.

Nov 21, 2018, 06:56 AM IST

Robyn Denholm to replace Elon Musk as Tesla chairman

Musk said in August he was considering taking Tesla private in a $420 a share and that he had secured funding for a deal that was later scuttled but attracted scrutiny from several government agencies.

Nov 08, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

Tesla coming to India next year, confirms CEO Elon Musk

In his previous tweet Musk had hinted that Tesla planned to enter India with its Model 3.

Nov 06, 2018, 13:21 PM IST