Snap CEO endorses Elon Musk’s “great app” strategy for Twitter

Snap CEO endorses Elon Musk's "great app" strategy for Twitter

Snap Inc. co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel on Monday endorsed Elon Musk’s plans to turn Twitter into a “super app,” or an app that provides multiple services in one mobile interface, citing Snapchat’s own ambitions in that arena. Why it matters: While some tech companies build or acquire separate apps for different services across their … Read more

Who is Xavier Musk, Elon Musk’s transgender child who wants to change name?

Who is Xavier Musk, Elon Musk's transgender child who wants to change name?

Billionaire Elon Musk’s transgender daughter has petitioned a California court to change her name and gender, according to reports. Vivian, 18, who was born Xavier, announced her decision to change her gender and famous surname in order to lose any association with the Tesla and SpaceX founder. The official reason stated by Vivian in the … Read more

Elon Musk says 3 issues need to be resolved before Twitter deal closes

Elon Musk says 3 issues need to be resolved before Twitter deal closes

In this photo illustration, Twitter account of Elon Musk is seen on a smartphone screen and Twitter logo in the background. Pavlo Gonchar | light rocket | Getty Images Elon Musk says there are three main hurdles to overcome before he can complete his purchase of Twitter. Musk is seeking to buy Twitter for $44 … Read more

Cheers to Elon Musk for saying ‘no’ to entitled Millennial babies

Cheers to Elon Musk for saying 'no' to entitled Millennial babies

A few days ago, employees of spaceflight company Space X released an open letter criticizing their CEO Elon Musk. Less than 48 hours later, at least five employees who orchestrated the letter were fired. Good. The dam is breaking. The “listen to meeeeee” millennials, who have had an overblown influence on corporations, and on our … Read more

Elon Musk Reveals Who He Believes Is Actually Driving the Democratic Party

Elon Musk Reveals Who He Believes Is Actually Driving the Democratic Party

Tech billionaire Elon Musk revealed that he believes certain unions are primary drivers of the Democratic Party’s and Biden administration’s policies. “The general public is not aware of the degree to which unions control the Democratic Party. One does not need to speculate on this point,” Musk said in an interview published over the weekend. … Read more

SpaceX fires employees after internal letter criticizes CEO Elon Musk

SpaceX fires employees after internal letter criticizes CEO Elon Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk participates in a postlaunch news conference inside the Press Site auditorium at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on May 30, 2020, following the launch of the agency’s SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station. NASA/Kim Shiflett SpaceX has fired at least five employees who were involved with circulating a … Read more

Live updates from the meeting

Elon Musk says Twitter deal 'cannot move forward' until he has clarity on bot numbers

Meeting has ended and employees are worried about layoffs The all-hands meeting concluded around 1 p.m. Eastern Time. According to a source, the majority of the reactions on Twitter’s Slack messaging board were negative in nature. Employees expressed that many of their worries about layoffs, remote work, a reduced focus on content moderation and inclusion … Read more

Elon Musk Pegs July for First Orbital Launch of Starship

Elon Musk Pegs July for First Orbital Launch of Starship

Starship is designed to carry astronauts and cargo to the Moon, and maybe even further destinations like Mars.Photo: SpaceX Yesterday, Elon Musk said Starship will be ready for its first orbital launch next month, followed by monthly liftoffs from the company’s south Texas base. It’s an ambitious timeline, but the private space company has not … Read more

Elon Musk Expected to Reiterate Desire to Own Twitter in Meeting Thursday

Elon Musk Expected to Reiterate Desire to Own Twitter in Meeting Thursday

Elon Musk is expected to confirm his desire to own Twitter Inc. TWTR 2.07% when he speaks to the social-media company’s employees on Thursday, according to a person familiar with the matter. The billionaire Tesla Inc. chief executive is slated to answer pre-submitted employee questions for roughly an hour at a virtual Twitter all-hands meeting … Read more

What to do if you face job loss

What to do if you face job loss

realpeoplegroup | E+ | Getty Images As fears grow that the US economy is headed for a recession, a number of companies have announced massive waves of layoffs. It’s a stark reversal after a year or more of mass voluntary resignations and job switching amid plentiful employment opportunities nationwide, in a trend known as the … Read more