Tag "Elon Musk"

Elon Musk bets his company can fix South Australia’s power issues in 100 days

By : CIOL Writers

Elon Musk likes to keep himself busy with challenging tasks. After trying to make it possible for humans to travel to Mars, Musk now aims to fix electricity problem of South Australia. But the fun here is, Tesla co-founder and CEO

Elon Musk’s Boring Company has already started boring

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There are people who have a knack to find problems in everything. And then there are people who see problems only to find their solutions. Elon Musk undoubtedly belongs to the latter. From self-driving cars to Man’s Mars Mission, Musk

SpaceX lands its 8th Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral

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Marking the successful landing of Falcon 9 for the eighth time, SpaceX celebrated the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday which carried 5,500 pounds of supplies, experiments and other cargo headed to the International Space Station (ISS). At

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick leaves Trump’s business advisory council

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s economic advisory group, as first reported by Recode. Amidst raging criticism from employees and Uber customers for his decision to work directly with Trump, Kalanick sent a memo to his employees informing

Panasonic invests more than $256 million in Tesla’s SolarCity

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After announcing the plan to build a $5 billion lithium-ion Giga factory east of Reno, Nevada, to produce batteries for both electric cars and energy storage products, the duo – Panasonic and Tesla – are back with the second announcement.

Hyperloop, instead of bullet trains could be the future of Indian transport

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Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT), a US startup working on an ultra-fast rail system apparently may reach India soon. The company which works on the concept envisioned by billionaire Elon Musk is in talks with the Indian government to bring the

Tesla acquires solar energy provider Solarcity for $2.6 billion

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Tesla has officially acquired SolarCity for $2.6 billion, bringing Elon Musk’s two companies under one roof. Solarcity is the provider of solar energy services, headquartered in San Mateo, California. Tesla said, “We’re pleased to announce that Tesla’s acquisition of SolarCity

Microsoft partners with Elon Musk-backed Open AI

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Open AI, the non-profit artificial intelligence (AI) research firm backed by Tesla Motors Inc’s Elon Musk and other prominent tech executives, has signed an agreement to run most of its large-scale experiments on Microsoft Corp’s flagship cloud service, Azure. Microsoft

Musk’s Mars Mission: The quest for the other planet

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Though personally, I don’t like the use of a word like “colonizing” but probably this isn’t the right place to get into morphological nuances of Elon Musk’s Mars Mission that aims to make humans an ‘interplanetary species’. Speaking at the