Elon Musk took to the stage yesterday to showcase the latest Neuralink technology and during that presentation, a monkey appeared to type using only its mind. The experiments were performed on six monkeys, and despite not knowing how to spell, they were able to move a cursor using only their minds to arrange the pre-written words in the correct order.
Before PayPal, Tesla, SpaceX, Boring Company and any of his other companies, Elon Musk was busy developing a game called Blastar. It was actually featured in South African magazine ‘Office Technology’, and now, the game is available for the world to play online. How so? His mother Maye Musk provided to code to Ashlee Vance, who later published it in the Musk biography.
You won’t have to sit through a Boring Company tunnel traffic jam to get your hands on Elon Musk’s ‘Burnt Hair’ perfume, just head on over to the website and snag a bottle for $100 USD. The official title is ‘Burnt Hair by Singed’ and as of now, over 10,000 bottles have been sold, with deliveries expected in Q1 2023.
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While we may never see the Porsche GT Vision Truck in real-life, the Tesla Semi is now in production and set for its first delivery in December to Pepsi. This Class 8 semi truck is expected to be priced from $180,000 USD and can reportedly travel for 500-miles on a single charge.
SpaceX Starlink internet is available for RVs and now, the researchers in Antarctica at McMurdo Station. To date, Elon Musk’s company has launched 3,200 Starlink satellites thus far to low Earth orbit and carried out 61 Starlink launches ahead of the Starlink V2 launch next year that will bring satellite connectivity to smartphones.
T-Mobile has partnered with SpaceX to offer coverage in areas with little to no cell service using Elon Musk’s new Starlink V2 satellites. This means that even in the middle of nowhere such as in Death Valley or in any other national park, you’ll still be able to send and receive text messages.
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When Elon Musk isn’t at SpaceX’s Starbase, he’s probably not thinking about a birthday card he sent ex-girlfriend Jennifer Gwynne. The two dated for around a year back in 1994, when they were both in their early 20s at the University of Pennsylvania, but then the future Tesla CEO headed west for Zip2.
Munro & Associates wanted to see the Tesla Model Y 4680 battery pack up-close, do what better way than by peeling back its lid? That’s exactly what they did in their latest teardown video, but what they discovered was battery cells coated in a mysterious pink adhesive hiding how they are actually arranged. Fortunately, there is a solution to dissolve this substance.
SpaceX gives us a first look at a Super Heavy booster rocket equipped with 33 Raptor engines ahead of its first orbital flight. In case you missed out on Elon Musk’s announcement, the Starship is basically a two-stage-to-orbit launch vehicle, which consists of the Super Heavy booster stage and the Starship second stage, with the latter having four main variants: cargo, crew, propellant tanker, and lunar lander.
If you ever come across Elon Musk, or at least what appears to be, promoting a cryptocurrency called BitVex, just know that it’s just a deepfake of the Tesla and SpaceX CEO. What makes this deepfake so special among the millions of clips uploaded each days is the fact that Elon Musk actually Tweeted that this was definitely not him.