Elon Musk says story about fired assistant is false

August 12, 2017

Elon MuskImage: MACMAHON/EPA/REX/Shutterstock In the last couple of days, a story lifted from Ashlee Vance’s biography of Elon Musk has been making the rounds on the internet, claiming that Musk fired his assistant of 12 years when she wanted a raise. The story portrays Musk as an unusually cruel (or extremely efficient, depending on your perspective) leader, but now Musk himself has taken to Twitter to explain that the story…

Read More >>

Tesla’s future will be funded by $1.5 billion in debt

August 12, 2017

Fueled by debt.Image: Yuya Shino/Epa/REX/Shutterstock The next part of Tesla’s future will be fueled by debt. Elon Musk’s automaker is issuing $1.5 billion in debt to fund its plans. That means that instead of raising funding from investors, the company will offer $1.5 billion of debt a a form of capital. It’s a new move for Tesla, which has always sold off pieces of the company to fund its operations….

Read More >>

Elon Musk and Amber Heard are no longer together (despite what Instagram suggests)

August 8, 2017

It seems like just yesterday Amber Heard and Elon Musk made their relationship Instagram official, but unfortunately a slot on the ‘gram doesn’t guarantee a life of happily ever after. Us Weekly reports that the two have pulled a Chris Pratt/Anna Farris and called it quits after a year of dating, despite Musk double-tapping some of Heard’s Instagram photos just a few days ago (decipher what that means yourselves, folks)….

Read More >>

How to watch Tesla’s historic Model 3 event live

July 29, 2017

Image: tesla It’s finally here. Today is the day Tesla Motors will make automotive history, delivering about 30 brand new Model 3 electric vehicles to the first batch of customers. SEE ALSO: Tonight Elon Musk delivers 30 Model 3 Teslas and things may never be the same Mashable will be on the ground at the Model 3 event in Fremont, California, at Tesla’s factory, but if you’re itching to watch…

Read More >>

Normal human Elon Musk shows up to chill beach party wearing full suit

July 12, 2017

Image: Allen J. Schaben/Getty Tesla and SpaceX co-founder, business magnate, former Trump adviser, and all around Real Human Man Elon Musk let down his hair recently when he attended a fun beach party … wearing a full suit. In an episode of And um … not trying to brag or anything, but I think I look good for 500 Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 7, 2017 He also possibly practices magic.

Read More >>