In this unedited conversation, ElonMusk — the head of Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink and The Boring Company — digs into the recent news around his bid to purchase Twitter and gets honest about the biggest regret of his career, how his brainworks, the future he envisions for the world and a lot more. (This conversation with head of TED Chris Anderson was recorded April 14, 2022)
1:22 Tesla Texas Gigafactory interview clip 11:34 ElonMusklive at TED2022 11:48 Twitter, free speech and open-sourcing the algorithm 27:40 Tesla and short sellers 32:02 If you could go back in time and change one thing, what would it be? 33:44 Electric vehicles, manufacturing and sleeping on the floor of the Tesla factory 38:04 "At this point We think We know more about manufacturing than anyone currently alive on Earth." 39:15 Elon's "Master Plan" and accelerating a sustainable energy economy 42:36 SNL, Asperger's, childhood and how Elon's brainworks 46:48 "I was absolutely obsessed with truth." 49:23 Philosophy, the meaning of life and the "why" of things 51:43 What the future will look like 52:37 "We want to do the absolute best to make sure the future is ... something you can look forward to and not feel sad about."
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