Twitter argues Elon Musk’s data consultants were not able to verify CEO’s bot claims

Twitter’s legal team has claimed that even consultants hired by Elon Musk himself were not able to verify the CEO’s estimates that the social media platform had significantly more spam and fake accounts than Twitter’s public estimates.  During a hearing at a Delaware court on Tuesday, Twitter’s legal team noted that they received documents showing […]

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Elon Musk pushes to end Twitter ‘muzzle’ from 2018 SEC settlement

Tesla CEO Elon Musk once again pushed for a term of his 2018 consent decree with the SEC to be thrown out. The 2018 settlement with the agency, which came after a settlement in relation to the CEO’s “funding secured” Tweet, required a company lawyer to pre-approve Musk’s Twitter communication. The “government-imposed muzzle” should be […]

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Tesla “retail king” investor and self-confessed Elon Musk “fanboy” makes it to Forbes 400 list

It is said that investing in Tesla is an exercise in guts, so much so that Elon Musk once said in an earnings call that investors should stay away from TSLA stock if they fear volatility. But for retail investors who stood by the company over the years and braved the wild swings that have […]

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Elon Musk was texting Larry Ellison hours before pausing Twitter buyout offer: report

A recent court filing from Twitter has shown that Tesla CEO Elon Musk was texting Oracle Corporation co-founder Larry Ellison just hours before he announced that he was pausing his attempt to acquire the social media company.  As per Twitter’s court filing, Musk and Ellison had exchanged multiple text messages starting May 12 through 12:20 […]

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Elon Musk was texting Larry Ellison hours before pausing Twitter buyout offer: report

A recent court filing from Twitter has shown that Tesla CEO Elon Musk was texting Oracle Corporation co-founder Larry Ellison just hours before he announced that he was pausing his attempt to acquire the social media company.  As per Twitter’s court filing, Musk and Ellison had exchanged multiple text messages starting May 12 through 12:20 […]

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Starlink is now activated in Iran

Starlink is now activated in Iran despite the Iranian regime’s attempts to keep its citizens offline and disconnected from the outside world. Karim Sadjadpour, a Senior Fellow at Carnegie Endow, and Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University, spoke with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. Elong Musk granted Sadjadpour permission to share the following statement: “Starlink is now […]

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Report: Iran blocks SpaceX Starlink website after Elon Musk activated internet for Iranians

Update, it’s been pointed out that Iran International tagged the Twitter account @SpaceXStarlink which is a commentary account and not affiliated with SpaceX.  We reached out to Iranian International via Twitter asking if they meant SpaceX Starlink or that particular Twitter account. Update: Iran International confirmed that it was indeed Starlink’s website that was blocked.  […]

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Filmmaker offers influencers $100 to bash Tesla, Elon Musk.

In an emailed tip sent to Teslarati, a reader shared that a filmmaker is hiring 75-100 social media influencers to record themselves bashing Elon Musk and Tesla. According to the tip, which included the screenshot below, the casting call is asking for influencers to bash Tesla, Elon Musk, and autonomous driving.     The short […]

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Starlink broke top 100 most downloaded iPhone apps on Wednesday

As Starlink becomes more popular for its high-speed internet services, its rise in popularity on smartphones will grow as well. It’s well on its way according to SensorTower, an app-tracking firm. On Wednesday, the Starlink app was the 54th most downloaded iPhone app for users in the U.S. The Starlink app, which is free to […]

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Elon Musk activates Starlink for Iranian citizens after US Sec of State issued a General License

Elon Musk announced that he was activating Starlink in response to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s tweet announcing the issuing of a General License to provide the Iranian people with access to digital communications. “We took action today to advance Internet freedom and the free flow of information for the Iranian people, issuing a […]

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