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Elon Musk Goes To War With the Media, Promotes Site With Alleged Sex Cult Ties - Yahoo News UK

Elon Musk is going to war with the mainstream media. The Tesla and Space X founder, who says he'll be starting a new website dedicated to press accountability, has spent much of the past week railing against what he has branded the “holier-than-thou ...

Elon Musk's Monkey Tests, Dating Site Hell, and Alexa Nightmares: The Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week - Gizmodo

As Elon Musk's ongoing campaign to piss off every journalist continued to make headlines, you may have missed a key bit of news: His secretive company Neuralink is funding primate research at the University of California as it pursues its quest to ...

How Elon Musk turned into the Donald Trump of Silicon Valley - The Sydney Morning Herald

He is prone to unhinged Twitter eruptions. He can't handle criticism. He scolds the news media for its purported dishonesty and threatens to create a Soviet-like apparatus to keep tabs on it. He suckers people to fork over cash in exchange for promises ...

WENY News - Elon Musk has more to say about the media - WENY-TV

In a Twitter exchange on Saturday Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, described newsrooms as "bleak." He accused NBC News reporter Ben Collins of "living in a bubble of self-righteous sanctimony" when Collins asked Musk if he'd ever spent time in a ...

Elon Musk gains an unlikely supporter in Stan Lee over his fake news comments - The indy100

Elon Musk recent diversion into bizarre Twitter rants has been a talking point online in the past few days. The billionaire entrepreneur and founder of both Tesla and SpaceX, has become noticeably irritated by the media leading him to post a series of ...

Elon Musk blasts media by tweeting article linked to NXIVM - then deletes tweet from website linked to sex cult - Daily Mail

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has deleted a tweet which recommended an article critical of the media that was written by a web site linked to NXIVM, the alleged 'sex cult.' In recent days, the billionaire entrepreneur has been active on Twitter denouncing the ...

Elon Musk's Idea Of 'Excellent' Journalism Comes From An Alleged Sex Cult - Gizmodo Australia

Elon Musk, in the midst of a crusade against traditional media, offered up an example of an "excellent" analysis that could serve as an example of what good journalism should look like. Just one problem: as Slate pointed out, the publication seems to ...

How Elon Musk became an inequality machine -

OPINION: Which US executive has just received the most egregious pay package? That would be Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the serial corporate founder, rocket entrepreneur, would-be coloniser of distant planets, variously toiling to save humanity and, ...

Elon Musk unveils plans for 10000 Tesla superchargers that can refuel cars in minutes... including 71 stations in UK - Evening Standard

Elon Musk has unveiled plans for more than 10,000 Tesla car 'superchargers' across the world by the end of next year – including 71 stations in the UK. The chargers are capable of re-energising electric vehicles in just 30 minutes, allowing drivers to ...

Stan Lee Supports Elon Musk, Calls For "Fake News" Accountability -

Elon Musk's criticism of the media and so-called "fake news" has gained a new supporter in Stan Lee. The legendary comic creator took to Twitter -- his social media platform of choice lately -- to show his agreement with the Tesla CEO, saying that the ...

Here are the three most head-scratching tweets from Elon Musk this holiday weekend - Recode

Elon Musk is entering the second week of his sustained, strange and simplified war with the media. And he's not taking Memorial Day weekend off. The Tesla CEO, unlike some other big-shot executives, is at least engaging with his critics. And for Musk ...

Elon Musk Bashed Media With Article From the Cult Accused of Sex Trafficking - Inverse

Mainstream news sites pointed to the pitfalls of crowdsourcing opinion as fact, compelling Musk to respond by sharing what he described as an “excellent” analysis of journalism's shortcomings. The only problem is that the piece was published by The ...

Who is Elon Musk? Five quick facts about the SpaceX founder - The South African

The name Elon Musk is one that continues to rise in prominence, and the man who goes by it is known for a little more than just being Grimes' boyfriend. Actually, one name in there might take a little Googling, and it certainly is not that of the ...

Oops! Elon Musk Retweets Media Article Tied to Sex Cult - Sputnik International

Elon Musk, who has recently been slamming the media for their coverage of Tesla's activities, praised an article published on, which analyzed bias in media. However it is not the article itself that raised eyebrows, but rather the ...

Elon Musk's Twitter Rant Gets Support from Stan Lee - Inverse

“I agree with @elonmusk that the media should be held accountable to tell the truth,” he tweeted. “Many reporters are honost(sic) but Fake news outlets like Hollywood Reporter should not be spreading lies. Go Elon!” Lee's focus on The Hollywood ...

Why Elon Musk was dead wrong to tell me nanotechnology is BS - The Spinoff

Last week Tesla billionaire Elon Musk launched a bizarre Twitter tirade against the media, as part of which he ended up @-ing everyone from Jemaine Clement to Michelle Dickinson. Here the NZ scientist explains why she leapt to the defence of a fellow ...

Elon Musk notes that the alleged sex cult is doing some good journalism at least - The A.V. Club

Last week, Elon Musk took another step closer to going “full Trump” by announcing that he wanted to launch a “credibility site” where people could rate news sites, writers, and editors on how trustworthy they are—or, more likely, on how nice to Elon ...

Elon Musk wants to fix media mistrust with a dopey rating system. There's a better way. - Washington Post

Entrepreneur Elon Musk thinks journalism needs fixing, and he's got just the answer. Enraged last week by negative media coverage of Tesla, his car company, the tech billionaire proposed a rating system in which the public would vote on the credibility ...

50 books that inspire Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and other tech titans - Yahoo Finance UK

But what books do they remember? Which ones do they recommend ? With help from software company Sage's "By the Book" interactive infographic, CNBC Make It rounded up all-time favorites of today's tech leaders, including Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bill ...

Elon Musk Criticizes Media by Tweeting Link to Article With Ties to Sex Cult - Fortune

Elon Musk's ongoing criticism of the media took a strange turn late Saturday when he praised an analysis of media bias produced by a website linked to NXIVM, a group which federal prosecutors have described as an exploitative pyramid scheme.

Elon Reeve Musk is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, investor, engineer, and inventor.

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Elon Musk in 2015
Born Elon Reeve Musk
(1971-06-28) June 28, 1971 (age 45)
Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa
Residence Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality South African (1971), Canadian (1989), American (2002)
Alma mater Queen's University
University of Pennsylvania
Occupation Entrepreneur, engineer, inventor, investor
Known for SpaceX, PayPal, Tesla Motors, Hyperloop, SolarCity, OpenAI
Salary Tesla Motors
$78.2 million (2012)
$69,989 (2013)
$1 (2014)
Net worth US$11.5 billion (October 2016)
Title CEO and CTO of SpaceX
CEO and product architect of Tesla Motors
Chairman of SolarCity
Co-chairman of OpenAI
Children 6 sons
Nevada (b. 2002, d. 2002)
Griffin (b. 2004)
Xavier (b. 2004)
Damian (b. 2006)
Saxon (b. 2006)
Kai (b. 2006)
Parent(s) Maye Musk
Errol Musk
Relatives Tosca Musk
Kimbal Musk
Elon Musk

Elon Reeve Musk (/ˈlɒn ˈmʌsk/; born June 28, 1971) is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, investor, engineer, and inventor.

He is the founder, CEO, and CTO of SpaceX; co-founder, CEO, and product architect of Tesla Motors; co-founder and chairman of SolarCity; co-chairman of OpenAI; co-founder of Zip2; and founder of which merged with PayPal of Confinity. As of June 2016, he has an estimated net worth of US$11.5 billion, making him the 83rd wealthiest person in the world. In December 2016, Musk was ranked 21st on Forbes list of The World's Most Powerful People.

Musk has stated that the goals of SolarCity, Tesla Motors, and SpaceX revolve around his vision to change the world and humanity. His goals include reducing global warming through sustainable energy production and consumption, and reducing the "risk of human extinction" by "making life multiplanetary" by setting up a human colony on Mars.

In addition to his primary business pursuits, he has also envisioned a high-speed transportation system known as the Hyperloop, and has proposed a VTOL supersonic jet aircraft with electric fan propulsion, known as the Musk electric jet.