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# tesla - Today's News

Elon Musk in Twitter row with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy over Russia 'peace plan'
# Twitter Spat
# Twitter Spat

Elon Musk in Twitter row with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy over Russia 'peace plan'

13 hours ago 33,404 Views 64 Comments

Musk sparked the controversy on Twitter by proposing a peace deal involving re-running annexation referendum under UN supervision.

# tesla - Monday 29 August, 2022

Elon Musk subpoenas Twitter whistleblower in bid to win buyout battle
# Peiter Zatko
# Peiter Zatko

Elon Musk subpoenas Twitter whistleblower in bid to win buyout battle

Aug 29th 2022, 9:34 PM 19,005 Views 3 Comments

The Tesla boss hopes that allegations made by the former Twitter security chief Peiter Zatko will bolster his case.

# tesla - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Elon Musk sells nearly $7 billion worth of Tesla shares, legal filings show
# Tesla
# Tesla

Elon Musk sells nearly $7 billion worth of Tesla shares, legal filings show

Aug 10th 2022, 7:43 AM 27,978 Views 11 Comments

Musk and Twitter are in a legal battle over his effort to walk away from the April agreement to buy the company.

# tesla - Friday 20 May, 2022

Elon Musk denies sexual misconduct allegation by flight attendant
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk denies sexual misconduct allegation by flight attendant

May 20th 2022, 6:39 PM 28,907 Views 0 Comments

Musk, who is in the process of buying Twitter, used the platform to respond to the allegation.

# tesla - Friday 13 May, 2022

Elon Musk 'still committed' to $44 billion Twitter takeover despite putting deal 'on hold'
# Twitter Takeover
# Twitter Takeover

Elon Musk 'still committed' to $44 billion Twitter takeover despite putting deal 'on hold'

Updated May 13th 2022, 2:20 PM 23,716 Views 15 Comments

The Tesla chief executive tweeted the news this morning.

# tesla - Tuesday 26 April, 2022

Question marks hang over Elon Musk's plans after $44 billion Twitter takeover deal
# Known Unknowns
# Known Unknowns

Question marks hang over Elon Musk's plans after $44 billion Twitter takeover deal

Apr 26th 2022, 5:25 PM 16,516 Views 20 Comments

What has Musk said about his vision for the social media platform and what do experts think is actually going to happen?

# tesla - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

The Twittering classes: Elon Musk's $43 billion bid and Twitter's 'poison pill'
# Morning Memo
# Morning Memo

The Twittering classes: Elon Musk's $43 billion bid and Twitter's 'poison pill'

Apr 19th 2022, 11:33 AM 13,751 Views 12 Comments

Twitter co-founder and board member Jack Dorsey has signalled his unhappiness with the board’s handling of the situation.

# tesla - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Elon Musk sells $5 billion of Tesla shares mostly to cover taxes, shortly after Twitter poll
# Sell Sell Sell
# Sell Sell Sell

Elon Musk sells $5 billion of Tesla shares mostly to cover taxes, shortly after Twitter poll

Nov 11th 2021, 7:53 AM 25,442 Views 15 Comments

Close to 58% of the 3.5 million votes were cast supporting a sale in the poll over the weekend.

# tesla - Monday 1 November, 2021

Musk and Bezos make separate grand gestures over global hunger
# Not Rocket Science
# Not Rocket Science

Musk and Bezos make separate grand gestures over global hunger

Nov 1st 2021, 9:10 PM 44,576 Views 33 Comments

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has also offered millions to tackle desertification

# tesla - Friday 20 August, 2021

Tesla is building a humanoid robot based on self-driving technology
# Artificial Intelligence
# Artificial Intelligence

Tesla is building a humanoid robot based on self-driving technology

Aug 20th 2021, 1:26 PM 11,994 Views 36 Comments

Elon Musk revealed the news at Tesla’s ‘AI Day’ conference.

# tesla - Saturday 17 July, 2021

Debt, solar shingles and Desperate Housewives — Why are some Tesla shareholders suing Elon Musk?
# SolarCity
# SolarCity

Debt, solar shingles and Desperate Housewives — Why are some Tesla shareholders suing Elon Musk?

Jul 17th 2021, 7:00 AM 24,999 Views 8 Comments

The Tesla chief could be forced to pay $2 billion if he loses the court case.

# tesla - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils new battery technology that will see more affordable cars
# Tesla
# Tesla

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils new battery technology that will see more affordable cars

Sep 23rd 2020, 7:09 AM 34,643 Views 40 Comments

However Musk warned that the new technology might not be ready for high-volume production until 2022.

# tesla - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Elon Musk unveils brain-reading chip in pigs
# Neuralink
# Neuralink

Elon Musk unveils brain-reading chip in pigs

Aug 29th 2020, 9:45 AM 42,061 Views 60 Comments

The Tesla founder showed off the technology during a demonstration from his startup Neuralink.

# tesla - Thursday 5 December, 2019

British cave diver felt 'humiliated' by Elon Musk 'pedo guy' tweet
# Thai Cave Rescue
# Thai Cave Rescue

British cave diver felt 'humiliated' by Elon Musk 'pedo guy' tweet

Dec 5th 2019, 8:04 AM 28,338 Views 32 Comments

Vernon Unsworth is suing the Tesla co-founder for defamation.

# tesla - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Elon Musk to face defamation trial today over tweets about diver who helped in Thai cave rescue
# Court Case
# Court Case

Elon Musk to face defamation trial today over tweets about diver who helped in Thai cave rescue

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:33 AM 16,764 Views 16 Comments

Musk claims the phrase “pedo guy” was a common insult where he grew up that is “synonymous with ‘creepy old man’”.

# tesla - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Elon Musk's net worth falls by €700 million in one day after failed Cybertruck stunt
# Tesla
# Tesla

Elon Musk's net worth falls by €700 million in one day after failed Cybertruck stunt

Nov 23rd 2019, 3:18 PM 50,557 Views 54 Comments

The vehicle’s “indestructible” windows were smashed at a launch during the week.

# tesla - Friday 22 November, 2019

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:03 PM 34,669 Views 39 Comments

The Tesla co-founder unveiled the all-electric battery-powered pickup truck.

# tesla - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Poodle owner cleared of breaking animal welfare laws over locked Tesla during heatwave
# LOKI THE POODLE
# LOKI THE POODLE

Poodle owner cleared of breaking animal welfare laws over locked Tesla during heatwave

Sep 10th 2019, 9:45 PM 24,701 Views 13 Comments

The trial heard Ross Hunt’s small toy poodle dog was seen inside the Tesla for about an hour.

# tesla - Friday 18 January, 2019

Tesla to lay off thousands of employees due to 'very difficult' road ahead
# Electric Cars
# Electric Cars

Tesla to lay off thousands of employees due to 'very difficult' road ahead

Jan 18th 2019, 1:31 PM 51,836 Views 47 Comments

“Our products are too expensive for most people,” Elon Musk said.

# tesla - Saturday 12 January, 2019

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workforce due to 'extraordinarily difficult challenges'
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workforce due to 'extraordinarily difficult challenges'

Jan 12th 2019, 3:28 PM 20,835 Views 0 Comments

The company employs over 6,000 people.

# tesla - Friday 28 September, 2018

Elon Musk is being sued by US authorities over his controversial go-private tweet
# Hot Water
# Hot Water

Elon Musk is being sued by US authorities over his controversial go-private tweet

Sep 28th 2018, 8:17 AM 18,077 Views 20 Comments

Musk tweeted that he was considering taking car maker Tesla private.

# tesla - Monday 10 September, 2018

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data
# Industry Report
# Industry Report

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data

Sep 10th 2018, 3:23 PM 1,128 Views 10 Comments

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

# tesla - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Here's how much Tesla made in its first year of sales in Ireland
# Power Up
# Power Up

Here's how much Tesla made in its first year of sales in Ireland

Aug 30th 2018, 5:55 PM 1,167 Views 0 Comments

Elon Musk’s electric car outfit recorded turnover of €2.8 million here in 2017.

# tesla - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'
# U-turn
# U-turn

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'

Aug 25th 2018, 8:19 AM 18,273 Views 17 Comments

Shares at the company fell by 20% this month.

# tesla - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Arms maker Kalashnikov has created a retro-looking electric car to rival Tesla
# Move Over Tesla
# Move Over Tesla

Arms maker Kalashnikov has created a retro-looking electric car to rival Tesla

Aug 23rd 2018, 11:30 PM 39,368 Views 39 Comments

The brand is best known for its AK-47 machine gun.

# tesla - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet
# On The Up
# On The Up

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet

Aug 7th 2018, 8:46 PM 44,408 Views 40 Comments

The controversial CEO says he’s considering taking the company private.

# tesla - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Elon Musk has apologised to the Thai cave rescuer he insulted
# Wild Boars
# Wild Boars

Elon Musk has apologised to the Thai cave rescuer he insulted

Jul 18th 2018, 8:52 AM 35,607 Views 51 Comments

Musk had insulted Vern Unsworth on Twitter.

# tesla - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine
# Utah
# Utah

Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine

May 27th 2018, 12:26 PM 112,509 Views 71 Comments

Two people were injured, including the owner of the car who has been charged with traffic offences.

# tesla - Monday 20 November, 2017

Here's everything we know about the new Teslas (and what the experts are saying)
# Tesla
# Tesla

Here's everything we know about the new Teslas (and what the experts are saying)

Nov 20th 2017, 5:32 PM 8,010 Views 10 Comments

Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi Truck and the new Roadster at an event last week.

# tesla - Friday 17 November, 2017

'It's designed like a bullet': Tesla unveils all-electric semi truck
# Revolutionary
# Revolutionary

'It's designed like a bullet': Tesla unveils all-electric semi truck

Nov 17th 2017, 3:12 PM 25,337 Views 47 Comments

The company says the truck can accelerate to 100 kilometres per hour in five seconds.

# tesla - Sunday 15 October, 2017

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under
# Swift
# Swift

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under

Oct 15th 2017, 8:15 AM 20,627 Views 22 Comments

Swift Composite Prototypes has been placed into liquidation.

# tesla - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Tesla has opened its first Irish showroom - but buyers may wait four months for cars
# A Little Patience
# A Little Patience

Tesla has opened its first Irish showroom - but buyers may wait four months for cars

May 4th 2017, 4:41 PM 5,266 Views 6 Comments

Elon Musk’s company has also installed its first ‘Supercharger’ in the Republic.

# tesla - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland
# Vroom
# Vroom

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland

Apr 29th 2017, 9:05 PM 18,926 Views 54 Comments

The American motor and energy company opened its first showroom in Ireland this week.

# tesla - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Tesla's electric cars are now available in Ireland ... prices start from €81,000
# Electric Avenue
# Electric Avenue

Tesla's electric cars are now available in Ireland ... prices start from €81,000

Nov 2nd 2016, 11:46 AM 33,238 Views 110 Comments

Tesla says autopilot capabilities can be enabled in the vehicles to make motorway driving safer.

# tesla - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Solar roof tiles launched by billionaire Elon Musk as price yet to be revealed
# Tesla
# Tesla

Solar roof tiles launched by billionaire Elon Musk as price yet to be revealed

Oct 29th 2016, 6:36 PM 32,005 Views 40 Comments

The company claims that the tiles are more durable than terra cotta, clay, and slate tiles, being able to withstand greater impacts.

# tesla - Monday 12 September, 2016

Tesla hopes this change will help its cars' autopilot software avoid fatal crashes
# All Around You
# All Around You

Tesla hopes this change will help its cars' autopilot software avoid fatal crashes

Sep 12th 2016, 11:06 AM 10,653 Views 22 Comments

The new system will use more advanced radar technology to help detect large objects, even in times of low visibility.

# tesla - Monday 25 July, 2016

Dream car of the week: Tesla Model S P90d
# Dream Car
# Dream Car

Dream car of the week: Tesla Model S P90d

Jul 25th 2016, 12:59 PM 4,689 Views 8 Comments

Every week we bring you a dream car, you know, the one you’d buy if you won the lottery.

# tesla - Thursday 21 July, 2016

This tech billionaire thinks your car will make you money when you're not using it
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

This tech billionaire thinks your car will make you money when you're not using it

Jul 21st 2016, 10:15 AM 23,091 Views 31 Comments

It all ties into Tesla Motors’ ultimate goal of developing its electric cars and creating a sustainable future.

# tesla - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Tesla says its self-driving feature wasn't to blame for fatal crash
# Rebuttal
# Rebuttal

Tesla says its self-driving feature wasn't to blame for fatal crash

Jul 7th 2016, 10:50 AM 15,136 Views 25 Comments

It claimed that Autopilot’s safety record had crossed the “better-than-human” threshold.

# tesla - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man killed while self-driving car was on autopilot
# Florida
# Florida

Man killed while self-driving car was on autopilot

Jul 1st 2016, 8:14 AM 21,310 Views 42 Comments

It is the first known death caused by a self-driving car.

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