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Elon Musk’s Starlink doing well in Parry Sound, Almaguin

PARRY SOUND  — Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet project opened for beta testing in the Parry Sound-Almaguin region early in February which saw some residents able to sign up. For Lake Manitouwabing resident Melissa Baum, the high-speed satellite internet comes as a saviour for her business.  “We were desperate for a solution,”…
bubmag
February 26, 2021
Elon Musk

Tesla temporarily freezes production at California assembly plant

Tesla, Elon Musk’s electric vehicle company, has told workers it will temporarily freeze parts of production at its assembly plant in California. Workers on a Model 3 production line in the California-based Fremont factory were told their line would be down from Monday until 7 March, according to Bloomberg. Impacted…
bubmag
February 25, 2021
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Literature Should Be Taught Like Science

In the past quarter century, enrollment in college English departments has sunk like the Pequod in Moby Dick. Meanwhile enrollment in science programs has skyrocketed. It’s understandable. Elon Musk, not Herman Melville, is the role model of the digital economy. But it doesn’t have to be that way, says Angus…
bubmag
February 24, 2021
Elon Musk

Bitcoin is worth whatever Elon Musk and Cathie Wood say it is

A question that has long bedeviled bitcoin observers is how to value it. Lately the answer to its worth has been whatever influential people like Elon Musk and star stock picker Cathie Wood say it is. The original crypto asset bounced around this month as influencers weighed in. Bitcoin shot…
bubmag
February 24, 2021
Elon Musk

Elon Musk wants to remove carbon. What is he talking about?

In late January, Elon Musk said on Twitter that he'd donate $100 million toward a prize for best carbon capture technology. The announcement immediately brought attention to technologies that aren't new but remain relatively unknown.  Carbon capture at the source refers to a process where the carbon dioxide released from…
bubmag
February 24, 2021