Elon Musk Is Now Selling A $600 Flamethrower

Is Elon Musk selling flamethrowers through the Boring Company to distract the audience from his over-promised tunnel deadlines, and reportedly lagging Model 3 production targets?

  • Jan 27, 2018 11:40 AM
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Is The Hyperloop Worth The Hype?

"Silicon Valley and the modern-day entrepreneurs it has spawned cannot be accused of lacking blue sky thinking...Dazzling as the concept is, a 500-meter test track does not a viable concept prove..."

  • Jan 25, 2018 7:30 PM
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Tesla Tumbles On Further Model 3 Delays

Elon Musk's week just got worse as Tesla's share tumble after CNBC reports the problems with battery production at the company's Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada, are worse than the company has acknowledged and could cause further delays and quality issues for the new Model 3, according to a number of current and former Tesla employees.

  • Jan 25, 2018 2:41 PM
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Frontrunning: January 234

  • Trump Team at Davos Backs Weaker Dollar, Sharpens Trade War Talk (BBG)
  • Dollar skids to three-year low as Mnuchin welcomes currency weakness (Reuters)
  • State Tax Workarounds Could Mean $154 Billion Lost to Treasury (BBG)
  • Truck Shortage Forces Firms to Cut Shipments or Pay Up (WSJ)
  • Dalio Warns That Rise in Yields Could Spark Bond Crash (BBG)
  • Great Ormond Street to return donations from men-only dinner (FT)
  • Jan 24, 2018 8:04 AM
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Frontrunning: January 23

  • Globalisation is losing its luster, India's Modi tells Davos summit (Reuters)
  • Centrists Outflanked Party Leadership to End Government Shutdown (WSJ)
  • UK regulator rules against Murdoch takeover of Sky (FT); UK Deals a Blow to Fox’s $16 Billion Takeover of Sky (WSJ)
  • Manufacturers Fight Over New Tariffs’ Effect on U.S. Jobs (WSJ)
  • Samsung says U.S. tariffs on washers a great loss for American consumers (Reuters)
  • Jan 23, 2018 7:44 AM
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