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Old 25 May 2018, 01:24 PM
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Yes. Every time you think Elon-gate is over, a new way to stretch things out will be found.
I don't think Bill Gates is involved in this in any way...
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Old 25 May 2018, 04:21 PM
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Okay, firmware is just a type of software. As you can see, even though the state of Texas has me licensed as a computer engineer, I ain't such.

ETA: Forgot to say thanks per hitting post.
What?????????? Your post is basically quoting what Musk said. Which is what the responses are all to. MUSK probably has no clue what the differences are between the various terms.
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Old 25 May 2018, 04:23 PM
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Yes. Every time you think Elon-gate is over, a new way to stretch things out will be found.
There's not going to be enough spacex in the thread!
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Old 25 May 2018, 10:31 PM
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I'm afraid all these puns are turning us into boring company.
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Old 25 May 2018, 10:44 PM
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Ah, but pun we Musk!

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Old 28 May 2018, 10:19 PM
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Is he being deliberately ironic? or just historically clueless?
Not only this, he apparently actually tried to buy Pravda.com, not realising it was still used by Pravda! (Although apparently the website split off from the print version and has different ownership). Here's Pravda's story about it, including Musk's tweets:

https://www.pravda.com.ua/news/2018/05/25/7181415/

(eta) Also he doesn't seem to know the difference between "registered in a country / owned by people in that country" and "owned by a country"...
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Old 30 May 2018, 01:29 AM
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Default Tesla driver using Autopilot mode hits police car

Elon Musk's tetchy mood of late is unlikely to be lightened by the latest report of a Tesla crash.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/tesla-d...ts-police-car/
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Old 30 May 2018, 02:04 AM
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Ouch, that's got to be embarrassing.
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Old 30 May 2018, 03:19 AM
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Maybe he shouldn't have used Energizer batteries for the Tesla.
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Old 07 June 2018, 05:31 PM
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The NTSB has released the preliminary report for the fatal California crash in March:

Preliminary Report Issued for Investigation of Fatal, Mountain View, California, Tesla Crash

Press release link (summarizing the report): https://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-rele...r20180607.aspx

Link to the preliminary report: https://ntsb.gov/investigations/Acci...reliminary.pdf

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