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Elon Musk built the world’s biggest battery–in just two months

Elon Musk kept his promise: The SolarCity chairman successfully built the world’s biggest lithium-ion battery in South Australia–ahead of schedule. In July, Tesla and French renewable energy company Neoen were awarded the contract to help the country deal with its...

Killer robots are coming, and Elon Musk is worried

Dozens of AI-focused technology executives, including Tesla CEO Elon Musk, are urging a United Nations working group to push forward with a plan to ban killer robots. “Lethal autonomous weapons threaten to become the third revolution in warfare,” the group...

How to Survive the Great Tech Panic of 2017

That twinge of worry. That occasional, sudden-onset widening-gyre sensation. It’s hard not to experience a bit of anxiety at the world’s recent technological upheavals—the endless stream of hacks, leaks, and cyberattacks; the whiplash advances in artificial...

OPINION: Can we wean Elon Musk off government support already?

  Tesla’s new Model 3 has finally arrived, and not a moment too soon. The critics seem to love it, and Tesla management says it’s already received deposits for 500,000 of the vehicles. Perhaps now Elon Musk can finally get his hand out of U.S. taxpayers’ wallets? Musk...