Posts Tagged elon musk

Elon Musk, via Autoguide.com

Elon Musk Gets a Raise, (Makes Minimum Wage)

In a story on AutoGuide, we learned that Musk got a fairly decent raise.  …by minimum wage standards – $2,080.00, or almost 6%.  Not too shabby.  He now meets California’s minimum wage standards, but, well, he doesn’t accept the salary anyway – unlike some of his top help.  The CFO,…

4 days ago by Ted Dillard 10

Tesla, ca. June '13, post Google, post loan payback

Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla To Google

It’s the big buzz all over the internet in the last day or two, that sometime around March, 2013, Musk was close to inking a deal with Google. This all came from the new, long-awaited book arriving May 19th, Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Ashlee Vance),…

2 weeks ago by Ted Dillard 18

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NVIDIA CEO Interviews Tesla’s Elon Musk – Video

NVIDIA’s CEO, Jen-Hsun, interviews Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk in the 22-minute video posted above. We were sucked into this video within the first 30 seconds by the commentary of Jen-Hsun.  Turns out he loves Tesla. This video is packed with all sorts of information in regards to vehicles, including…

1 month ago by Mike Anthony 3

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Electric Vehicles in Space!

SpaceX completed its sixteenth Falcon 9 launch Sunday evening carrying the world’s first ever EVs (SpaceX calls them all-electric satellites) into orbit. The communication satellites are outfitted with lightweight, all-electric engines, rather than conventional chemical propulsion systems. The engines are used to reach and maintain orbit. The communication satellites are owned…

2 months ago by Mark Hovis 18