Elon Musk says no sex at ‘boring’ party reportedly hosted by VC Steve Jurvetson

One of the supposedly wild Silicon Valley parties mentioned in an excerpt for an upcoming book called “Brotopia” was hosted by famous VC Steve Jurvetson, according to more text from the book, which is set for publication next month. Also, Elon Musk was at the party, and denies there was sex involved. Jurvetson, who left Draper… Please follow and like us:

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SpaceX says rocket worked fine as spy satellite reported lost

A SpaceX rocket worked fine in its weekend launch of a secretive government satellite, named Zuma, the company said Tuesday after reports the payload did not make it into orbit. “For clarity: after review of all data to date, Falcon 9 did everything correctly on Sunday night,” said Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer of… Please follow and like us:

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Tesla Rival Byton Unveils ‘Smartphone on Wheels’

An electric car startup based in China has revealed an ambitious smart vehicle concept that it claims outperforms Tesla in terms of “digital power.” The Byton car, pitched by its makers as an Apple-inspired “smartphone on wheels,” was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Sunday. The electric car was designed by… Please follow and like us:

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Last year in tech: 2017 edition

Fidget spinners, iPhone X, tons of hacks, and all the important tech stuff from this past year. Magic Leap Goggles We have seen some things. Oh my, have we seen some things. Magic Leap Year-end wrap-ups are the best. We get to sit here in our new holiday pajamas and dish out harsh judgments on everything… Please follow and like us:

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Tesla was under federal investigation over Model 3 and may still be, report says

PALO ALTO, Calif. — The Securities and Exchange Commission investigated Tesla over how it was selling its Model 3 sedan, but the company didn’t tell investors about it, and may still be under federal investigation, according to a new report. The firm led by CEO Elon Musk was under investigation by the securities regulator from June… Please follow and like us:

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To Raise Money For His Boring Company, Elon Musk Says He’ll Start Selling Flamethrowers

In celebration of the success of his Boring hat sales, Elon Musk is stepping up the sale of Boring Company branded items. Musk has been tweeting each milestone of Boring Company hat sales and on Sunday, he said the company had successfully sold 30,000 of them. So what’s next? Once the company sells 50,000, the next… Please follow and like us:

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Why Bitcoin’s Price Will Be Valued At $150,000 By The End Of 2018

Within my daily social life, I often ask people if they know about Bitcoin. For the last few years, most of the responses I received were either “No,” or “Isn’t that what people use for illegal activities?” But towards the end of this year, something changed. People started asking me, “How do I buy it?” and… Please follow and like us:

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Elon Musk Aims To Send Tesla Roadster To Mars

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk announced Friday his aims to launch his Tesla vehicle into outer space in January on a voyage to Mars and back. The billionaire claims that the Tesla Roadster will play David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” as it orbits into space from the same NASA launch pad in Florida that Apollo 11… Please follow and like us:

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Tesla Moves Too Fast, Produces Glitchy Cars

Tesla’s production line moves so quickly that the vehicles require many fixes before completion, and customers are still left with glitches and shoddy construction, according to nine former employees. Workers performing quality checks on the electric Model S sedans and Model X SUVs routinely find major defects that require the cars to be sent back for… Please follow and like us:

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Tesla announces electric truck and teases a new sports car

HAWTHORNE, Calif. — Tesla announced the new Tesla Semi Thursday night — and surprised everybody with a working prototype of a new Roadster sports car. CEO Elon Musk claims the car will do 60 mph in 1.9 seconds — the first production car to perform that in under 2 seconds, he said. Top speed is 250… Please follow and like us:

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Elon Musk Hints Tesla Model 3 Will Be Psychic

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has hinted that the Tesla Model 3 and other self-driving cars will soon be able to use artificial intelligence to predict where you want to go. Musk’s announcement, made via Twitter, comes as the electric vehicle maker revealed plans to build a manufacturing plant in China. Tesla was one of the first… Please follow and like us:

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Elon Musk Selling Hats to Make His Company Great

Announcements from Elon Musk—famous for pioneering electric cars and revolutionizing space rockets—are often greeted with a frenzied hysteria. His latest announcement was no different—even if it was just a hat. Musk took to Twitter on Wednesday, October 18, to reveal “the world’s most boring hat,” the first piece of merchandise for The Boring Company, his tunnel-digging… Please follow and like us:

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Tesla tells hundreds of its employees they’re not good enough to work there

SAN FRANCISCO — Firing hundreds of workers all at once is rare, at least in the auto industry. But Tesla Inc. does things differently. Word leaked out Friday that the electric car, battery and solar roof company had bulk-fired several hundred employees. The Mercury News, which broke that story, said Tesla made clear that workers were… Please follow and like us:

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How to charge your devices the right way

Give those batteries long, healthy lives. Charge and charge again. Rawpixel.com/Unsplash Without a battery, your expensive laptop or smartphone becomes a hunk of dead electronics. And these rechargeable powerhouses have a finite lifespan: Over time, they will start losing power faster and taking longer to charge. To extend the battery’s useful life for as long as… Please follow and like us:

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Google, Tesla Rally Against Killer Robots

Tesla boss Elon Musk and over 100 other robotics experts issued a warning to the United Nations that a killer robot arms race could open a Pandora’s box that could devastate humankind. In an open letter to the U.N., Musk, Google’s Mustafa Suleyman and 114 other specialists from 26 countries called for a ban on autonomous… Please follow and like us:

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