Tesla Billionaire Elon MuskJune 12, 2018 – 06:25 pm

Tesla Billionaire Elon Musk

Elon Musk is a billionaire, but he earned less last year as CEO of Tesla Motors than some of the lowliest assembly-line workers. He made total compensation of $35, 360. Of course, Musk is also CEO of rocket maker Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, a non-public company where he is conceivably pulling another paycheck. But at Tesla (TSLA), which had a record year for deliveries and more rave reviews for deliveries of its electric Model S sedans…

Stanford Entrepreneurship Elon MuskJune 11, 2018 – 06:24 pm

Stanford Entrepreneurship Elon Musk

If you’re a bold entrepreneur, your dream mentors may be Elon Musk, Richard Branson or Larry Page. While they may be amazing mentors, are they the right ones for you at this point in time? “I talked to many people and entrepreneurs and met an owner of a Singapore public-listed company whose revenues have reached over S$400 million, and got him as my mentor. After several mentoring sessions, I realized that my business was too small for him to offer…

SpaceX CBS NewsJune 10, 2018 – 06:23 pm

SpaceX CBS News

By CBS News Four veteran astronauts have been selected to train for launch aboard new commercial crew capsules being built by Boeing and SpaceX that are intended to ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station starting in 2017, NASA announced Thursday. Station veteran Sunita Williams, along with shuttle veterans Robert Behnken, Eric Boe and Douglas Hurley, will work with both companies as they develop the new ferry ships and will be…

Elon Musk EducationJune 8, 2018 – 06:17 pm

Elon Musk Education

In an interview for Chinese television, SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk says he has created a new kind of grade school for kids. Musk told the interviewer that he has established a small school called Ad Astra, meaning “to the stars.” The year-old school only has 14 enrollees at this time, Musk’s five children and other children of SpaceX employees. He said it will expand to about 20 kids by September. “There aren’t any grades, there’s no grade one…

Billionaire Elon MuskJune 4, 2018 – 06:07 pm

Billionaire Elon Musk

Justine Musk, the first wife to the Tesla (, didn t sugarcoat it for readers when she shared her thoughts on what it takes to be a billionaire. Justine Musk, first wife of Elon Musk, was married to the billionaire Tesla CEO for eight years. In her post, she added that the world isn t going to hurl money at a person just because the person feels deserving. Get deeply, intensely curious about what the world wants and needs,Musk wrote. Ask yourself…

CEO Elon MuskJune 3, 2018 – 06:07 pm

CEO Elon Musk

Faced with mounting pressure from Elon Musk’s SpaceX, the United Launch Alliance’s new chief executive said Monday he has been re-configuring the company in order to compete, slashing the cost of national security launches and developing a new launch system. In an interview with Washington Post reporters, Tory Bruno said that since he was named CEO of ULA last summer his job has been “to literally transform the company, ” and he also took a jab at…

SolarCity Elon Musk StockJune 1, 2018 – 06:02 pm

SolarCity Elon Musk Stock

NEW YORK (TheStreet) - If a company that you invested in had filed several requests with the Securities and Exchange Commission to treat its filings as confidential and not to disclose them to the general public, you d probably be wondering what was going on at the company and why the management team wasn t sharing the latest developments with shareholders. Investors in renewable energy company SolarCity Corp. (SCTY - Get Report ) should be wondering…

What Other Companies does Elon Musk Own?May 29, 2018 – 05:55 pm

What Other Companies does Elon Musk Own?

Hyperloop Alpha / Tesla MotorsElon Musk’s big Hyperloop pod competition news on Monday was like music to the ears for companies trying to actually build the futuristic railway in real life. Musk is hosting a contest sponsored by his rocket company SpaceX to see who can design the perfect pod for human travel in the Hyperloop tubes. The challenge is aimed at students and independent engineering teams and will be hosted at the SpaceX headquarters in…

Elon Musk Early LifeMay 28, 2018 – 05:55 pm

Elon Musk Early Life

Here s the thing, if you want what s got to be the best, most researched book on the man currently leading Tesla Motors and the automotive industry into a brave new world, then you should make sure you read the new biography about him called Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future . It s imperfect and maybe 50 pages too long, but when it comes right down to it, this is one hell of an insightful look into Musk and how he s shaped…

SpaceX Recent NewsMay 27, 2018 – 05:54 pm

SpaceX Recent News

LES MUREAUX, France – Airbus Defence and Space on June 5 unveiled the product of what it said was a five-year effort to design a reusable Ariane rocket first-stage engine and avionics package, a project company official said was stimulated by SpaceX’s work on reusable rockets. Airbus officials said they believe they have resolved some of the issues inherent in Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX’s reusability effort, notably the exposure of the first…