Elon Musk

This man 'accidentally' bought 28 Tesla cars for 1.4mn Euros

The family placed an order for a new Model 3 equipped with Autopilot, but something did not go right with the Tesla website.

Jun 29, 2020, 13:01 PM IST

Elon Musk calls Jeff Bezos a 'copycat' over acquisition of self-driving firm Zoox

On Thursday, news reports surfaced that Amazon is set to spend over $1 billion to acquire self-driving car startup Zoox.

Jun 27, 2020, 14:56 PM IST

Elon Musk postpones annual shareholder meeting due to COVID19 pandemic

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has announced to postpone the annual shareholder meeting scheduled for July 7 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jun 20, 2020, 12:38 PM IST

Elon Musk, Grimes confirm son's name on birth certificate

The birth certificate shows clearly the baby boy's first name as X, middle name X AE A-XII, and surname Musk.

Jun 18, 2020, 10:31 AM IST

Elon Musk tweets 'LoL' as Tesla shares soar

Tesla has reached a market cap of $190 billion. It has sold nearly 368,000 vehicles globally, and aims to sell over 500,000 in the current fiscal year.

Jun 12, 2020, 17:10 PM IST

NASA-SpaceX launch: Russian space agency calls President Donald Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

President Trump, who observed the launch, said the United States had regained its place as the world's leader in space, that US astronauts would soon land on Mars, and that Washington would soon have "the greatest weapons ever imagined in history."

Jun 01, 2020, 16:31 PM IST

Indian Space Research Organisation congratulates NASA, SpaceX for historic launch

The mission is significant as it marks the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from American soil after a gap of over nine years (2011).

Jun 01, 2020, 16:06 PM IST

SpaceX Crew Dragon with two NASA astronauts docks with International Space Station within 19 hours

It also marked the first time that commercially developed space vehicles - owned and operated by a private entity rather than NASA - have carried Americans into orbit.

May 31, 2020, 21:16 PM IST

SpaceX, NASA to make second launch attempt of two astronauts from Florida

The launch pad is the same one used by NASA`s final space shuttle flight, piloted by Hurley, in 2011.

May 30, 2020, 16:41 PM IST

Musk and Grimes change baby's name and the new name is still unusual

The new name, though changed, still is very unusual and a slight deviation from the original name.

May 26, 2020, 10:52 AM IST

Woman with Musk's old phone number still gets calls, texts meant for him

On any given day, she receives at least three calls or texts intended for Musk, whom she has never met.

May 22, 2020, 13:00 PM IST

Elon Musk explains Bitcoin to JK Rowling, Twitterati have a field day

After the weird naming of his son, this time Twitter was in splits over Musk’s explanation of Bitcoins to celebrated author JK Rowling.

May 18, 2020, 12:14 PM IST

Elon Musk says ready for arrest as he reopens California plant against local order

The move comes as states and cities around the United States experiment with ways to safely reopen their economies after the coronavirus outbreak shuttered businesses and forced tens of millions of Americans out of work.

May 12, 2020, 11:33 AM IST

Elon Musk delays release of Tesla's Roadster sports car

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a podcast interview released on Thursday that the company`s planned Roadster sports car would take a backseat to the development of other vehicle models.

May 08, 2020, 09:44 AM IST

Elon Musk names his newborn son X Æ A-12, leaves Twitterati baffled

Though the name comes with a meaning, this peculiar name has left Twitterati baffled.

May 06, 2020, 17:32 PM IST

Elon Musk, girlfriend Grimes welcome their first child together

Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk and his girlfriend and Canadian singer Claire Boucher aka Grimes have welcomed their first child together. 

May 05, 2020, 16:48 PM IST

Tesla shares crash over CEO Elon Musk's controversial ‘stock price too high’ tweet, rebound later

Tesla shares stumbled after its eccentric CEO Elon Musk tweeted on Friday that the company’s stock price was “too high”, triggering a free fall in stock prices.

May 02, 2020, 10:43 AM IST

NASA selects Elon Musk's SpaceX, Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin land contracts to build astronaut moon lander

The three companies, which include firms of tech billionaires Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, will share $967 million from NASA, though specific amounts each company will receive were not immediately known.

May 01, 2020, 12:12 PM IST

COVID-19: Elon Musk tells Tesla employees to stay home if unwell

"I will personally be at work, but that`s just me. Totally ok if you want to stay home for any reason," Musk said in the memo, adding he was not aware of any Tesla employee who had tested positive for the coronavirus.

Mar 17, 2020, 13:24 PM IST

Boeing narrowly avoids a catastrophic failure, reports NASA panel

Boeing narrowly missed a "catastrophic failure" during its December flight test of an unmanned space taxi that was cut short by an unrelated problem, a NASA safety review panel said Thursday, recommending that the agency examine Boeing`s software verification process before letting it fly humans to space.

Feb 07, 2020, 14:48 PM IST