Elon Musk is a tech entrepreneur who has co-founded and leads Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink and The Boring Company. "As the co-founder and CEO of Tesla, Elon leads all product design, engineering and global manufacturing of the company's electric vehicles, battery products and solar energy products."
Elon Musk Plans to Launch AI Startup to Compete with OpenAI
Elon Musk is reportedly assembling a team of AI researchers and engineers to launch an AI startup to compete with OpenAI. Musk is said to be in talks with existing investors from SpaceX and Tesla for investment in the new venture. In addition, Musk has recently incorporated a company named X (X.AI) and changed the name of Twitter to "X Corp" as part of his plans to create an "everything app" under the "X" brand. Meanwhile, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched the Bedrock initiative to allow its users to build generative AI from foundation models.
Elon Musk Warns of AI Destructive Potential
Tesla and Twitter CEO Elon Musk has voiced his concerns over the potential for artificial intelligence to destroy civilization. Despite Musk’s plan to create a new AI startup, he acknowledges the dangers of the technology falling into the wrong hands or being developed with ill intentions.
Elon Musk developing AI startup to rival OpenAI
Elon Musk is creating a new AI startup to compete with OpenAI, assembling a team of researchers and engineers while in talks with investors for the upcoming venture.
Elon Musk Moves Forward with AI Plans for Twitter
Elon Musk’s recent purchase of nearly 10,000 graphics processing units (GPUs) indicates his commitment to an AI project at Twitter. The project is reportedly in its early stages and uses a large language model. Musk has previously expressed concerns about AI and signed an open letter to halt its development.
Browser Extension Reveals Twitter Blue Accounts
A browser extension named "Eight Dollars" is helping Twitter users distinguish between actual verified accounts and Twitter Blue subscribers, who pay for their verification badge. It shows whether an account has paid for verification or earned it through the traditional process.
Musk Requests Dismissal of $258 Billion Dogecoin Pyramid Scheme Lawsuit
Elon Musk and his legal team have requested the dismissal of a $258 billion lawsuit accusing him of operating a pyramid scheme to promote the cryptocurrency Dogecoin. Musk's lawyers dismissed the lawsuit as a "fanciful work of fiction" in a federal court hearing on March 31.
Tech leaders sign open letter calling for AI development halt
More than 2,600 tech leaders, including Elon Musk and Steve Wozniak, have signed an open letter calling for a temporary halt to any further artificial intelligence (AI) development. The letter expresses concerns about the potential hazards to society and mankind posed by AI with human-competitive intelligence. However, the petition has divided the larger tech community, with some opposing the call to halt AI development, citing the need to keep moving forward with new technologies.
Tesla refuses to sell any more Bitcoin
Tesla kept its Bitcoin for the second half of 2022 after selling 75% in the second quarter. As Bitcoin's price fell, the firm's financials reveal it didn't buy or sell Bitcoin in Q2 or Q3.
Elon Musk Reduced Dogecoin Carbon Emissions By 25%
Dogecoin was the only memecoin to lower its carbon footprint by 25% in 2022, from 1,423 tons to 1,063. DOGE outperformed most crypto assets in the 2022 bear market. It placed third in the top 10 behind XRP and Binance currency. Shiba Inu community builds layer-2 networks, metaverses, and blockchain games.
Elon Musk Weighs in on Sam Bankman-Fried Post FTX Meltdown
Elon Musk said he did not believe FTX's former CEO, Sam Bankman-Fried did not have the capacity to invest in Twitter