Elon Musk Comes In Support Of COVID-19 Vaccines After Earlier Comments Courted Controversy

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has come in support of COVID-19 vaccines after his earlier stance on social media sparked a debate surrounding the safety of a second shot. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 8th, 2021

"The Black Swan" Author To Elon Musk: "Saying The Coronavirus Panic Is Dumb Is Dumb"

Statistician Nassim Nicholas Taleb on Saturday responded to Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) chief executive officer Elon Musk's comments calling the panic over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak "dumb." read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 9th, 2020

Elon Musk has tried to help fix these 7 humanitarian crises — here"s how he"s doing so far

Lucy Nicholson / Reuters Ah, Elon Musk. The eccentric billionaire and real-life Tony Stark has courted controversy and made headlines for all the wrong reasons lately, but he's also had some remarkable success in developing world-changing te.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2018

Elon Musk took a swipe at Bill Gates and Microsoft Zune with an edited version of an anti-vaccination cartoon

Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted and deleted an illustration from cartoonist Ben Garrison, which took a potshot at the Microsoft cofounder and vaccines. Elon Musk and Bill Gates. Susan Walsh/AP; Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 10th, 2021

How helpful is SpaceX"s customer support when Starlink customers run into problems? Users gave Insider their verdict.

Elon Musk's Starlink customer support was quick and friendly for some users. But others experienced long delays, forcing them to cancel the service. Starlink kit. Courtesy of Alex Lockie S.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 27th, 2021

Billionaire Elon Musk thinks crypto exchange Coinbase should begin to trade dogecoin

Musk's Tesla had used Coinbase to buy $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin last month, but the platform does not support dogecoin trading yet. Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Hannibal Hanschke-Pool/Getty Images Crypto exchange Coinb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2021

Elon Musk"s Weekend Dogemania: Calls On Coinbase To Support Dogecoin And Sends Wrong Crypto Soaring Again

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk supported Coinbase enabling Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) on its trading platform over the weekend. What Happened: The entrepreneur’s support came in the form of a reply to a question posed by a Twitter user. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2021

Tesla Fremont Factory Recorded 450 COVID-19 Cases After Controversial Reopening In May: Report

Tesla Inc.’s (NASDAQ: TSLA) factory in Fremont, California recorded about 450 COVID-19 cases following CEO Elon Musk’s decision to reopen the plant in May last year in defiance of a county-mandated shutdown, the Washington Post read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2021

: Tesla factory had more than 400 COVID-19 cases after Elon Musk’s defiant reopening: report

Hundreds of COVID-19 cases were reported at Tesla Inc.'s production plant in Fremont, Calif., after it reopened last May in defiance of local health regulations, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2021

Elon Musk has cast doubt on the safety of the second COVID-19 jab in a tweet to his millions of followers

Tesla boss Elon Musk has downplayed the risk of the virus, which has killed more than 500,000 Americans, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2021

After Elon Musk opened Tesla"s Bay Area factory against local rules, around 450 workers got COVID-19

After Elon Musk opened Tesla"s Bay Area factory against local rules, around 450 workers got COVID-19.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 12th, 2021

Moderna To Collaborate With IBM On COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution — Utilizing Blockchain Tech

Moderna Inc. (NASDAQ: MRNA) and International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) plan to collaborate on technologies that could help support smarter management of COVID-19 vaccines, including improving supply chain manage read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 5th, 2021

Moderna, IBM explore blockchain tech, AI to support "smarter" management of COVID-19 vaccines

Moderna Inc. and International Business Machines Corp. announced Thursday plans to work together to find technologies to support "smarter COVID-19 vaccine management." The technologies the com.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 4th, 2021

Bitcoin Drops Below $50K After Elon Musk, Janet Yellen"s Bearish Comments

Bitcoin (BTC) fell below the psychologically important $50,000 mark early Tuesday amid bearish comments from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 23rd, 2021

Bill Gates says he"s not "a Mars person" like Elon Musk and would rather spend his money on vaccines than a trip to space

On Kara Swisher's "Sway" podcast, Gates said Tesla's cars are huge for fighting climate change, but he doesn't "think rockets are the solution." The Microsoft cofounder said he won't be buying a ticket to space. Pau.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 16th, 2021

Elon Musk"s Neuralink Chip Allows Monkey To Play Video Games With Its Mind

Elon Musk discussed the latest achievement of his startup, Neuralink, in an interview earlier this week on Clubhouse. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 2nd, 2021

As Bitcoin Remains Muted, Traders Find Time To Eat Sushi

Bitcoin is struggling to find momentum even as Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk expressed explicit support for the world's apex cryptocurrency on Monday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 1st, 2021

SpaceX may finally launch its new Starship rocket prototype this week, after Elon Musk blasted the FAA for canceling an earlier attempt

The first time SpaceX attempted such an ambitious Starship flight, the 16-story vehicle blew up. Now Elon Musk's company f.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytFeb 1st, 2021

Elon Musk Tweets In Support Of Dogecoin After Price Grows 420% In A Day

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) Elon Musk has tweeted a digital magazine cover featuring a dog in apparent support of a digital currency Dogecoin. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 28th, 2021

"Absolutely": Elon Musk backs AOC"s call to hold hearings on Robinhood barring GameStop purchases

In a brief tweet, Elon Musk signaled his support for a House Financial Services hearing on Robinhood's decision to halt t.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJan 28th, 2021

Elon Musk fires back at Waymo"s CEO after he said Tesla was "no competitor at all"

Earlier this year, Waymo dropped "self-driving" from its vocabulary, saying "some automakers use the term in an inaccurate way." Patrick Pleul/picture al.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 25th, 2021