Tesla Poaches 11-Year Veteran At Apple To Floor The Gas On Autopilot Driverless Tech Development

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
Left: Apple CEO Tim Cook waves good bye after speaking at an Apple event at the Worldwide Developer's Conference on June 13, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) Right: Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks during an event to launch the new Tesla Model X Crossover SUV on September 29, 2015 in Fremont, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Accelerate the future of autonomous driving’

This Chart Shows Another Reason Batteries For Wind And Solar Don't Exist

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Battery with wind and solar panels inside. (Shutterstock.com / frank_peters)

Lithium prices have doubled in the last year

Tesla's Massive Taxpayer-Subsidized Gigafactory Is Now Online

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
A Tesla logo hang on a building outside of a Tesla dealership in New York, U.S., April 29, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Gigafactory will initially produce battery cells for Tesla’s Powerwall 2 and Powerpack 2 products

Man Sues Tesla Claiming Model X 'Spontaneously' Crashed Through His Home

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
A man looks around Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing January 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo

‘The vehicle spontaneously began to accelerate at full power’

Slate Worries Self-Driving Cars Will Save Too Many Lives

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
A New York City police officer inspects cars at a crash site in the Brooklyn borough in New York, November 26, 2015. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

‘Driverless cars could save many’

Uber's Self-Driving Cars Accused Of Running Red Light For Second Time, DMV Isn't Happy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
A pilot model Uber self-driving car is displayed at the Uber Advanced Technologies Center on September 13, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo credit: ANGELO MERENDINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Classic case of Business vs. Gov’t

We Got The Surest Sign Yet Apple Plans To Eat Elon Musk's Lunch

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
Left: [STEPHEN LAM/Getty Images] Right: [ANGELO MERENDINO/AFP/Getty Images]

‘Prevent millions of car crashes and thousands of fatalities each year’

An Economic Disaster Is Coming, And It Will Hurt The Working Class Hardest

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
A helicopter watches over police and protesters during rioting in Baltimore. Andrew Burton/Getty Images.

It’s going to get worse than anything we’ve ever seen

Elon Musk Claims He's Running An Entire Island On Solar

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Blue solar panels on roof at sea (Shutterstock/Bildagentur Zoonar GmbH)

Two previous islands went back to diesel generators after reliability and cost problems

Elon Musk Could Lose Tons Of Cash If Trump Cuts His Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
FILE PHOTO -- Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity's Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi/File Photo

A level playing field between green and conventional energy would devastate Musk’s businesses

Samsung Makes $8 Billion Purchase, Tries In Infiltrate The Car Market

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
Samsung office in Amsterdam, Netherlands. [Shutterstock - JPstock]

Every company seems to want in

Elon Musk's Newest Industrial Battery Can Power TENS Of Homes

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Battery with wind and solar panels inside. (Shutterstock.com / frank_peters)

Not good enough

Nevada Passes Measure Likely Restoring State's Solar Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Elon Musk, Chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCityÕs Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. SolarCity on Friday said it had built a solar panel that is the most efficient in the industry at transforming sunlight into electricity. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi

Round two of voting begins

Nevada To Vote On Measure Potentially Returning Solar Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
FILE PHOTO -- Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity's Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi/File Photo

the measure would … amend Nevada’s constitution to give lucrative subsidies to solar panel providers

Elon Musk Claims 100 Tesla Gigafactories Are Needed To Save The World

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘We are unavoidably headed towards some level of harm’

Tesla And Panasonic Take Over NY Facility Involved In Federal Corruption Case

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
FILE PHOTO -- Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity's Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi/File Photo

Disproportionately benefits well-healed developers who frequently donate to Gov. Cuomo

Germany Forbids Tesla From Using Misleading Term 'Autopilot'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
FREMONT, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks during an event to launch the new Tesla Model X Crossover SUV on September 29, 2015. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Confuses customers

CNBC Tears Down Elon Musk's Snarky Response To A Coal CEO

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘Renewable energy industry actually receives far more handouts than does the coal industry’

Investors Say Tesla-SolarCity Merger Probably Won't Diversify Board Of Directors

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘You can’t have a board that is just an echo chamber’

New Report Sheds Light On Tesla's Dirty Batteries

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
A Panasonic Corp's lithium-ion battery is pictured with Tesla Motors logo in Tokyo

‘Brand disaster waiting to happen’