Mark Zuckerberg thinks AI fearmongering is bad. Elon Musk thinks Zuckerberg doesn’t know what he’s talking about. – Recode

Great minds don’t always think alike.

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who isn’t afraid to speak his mind, shared some thoughts early Tuesday morning via Twitter that essentially bashed Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of artificial intelligence.

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Elon Musk Predicts Fully Driverless Cars Are Less Than Two Years Away – The Drive

When Elon Musk sat down to give his Ted Talk, the Tesla CEO spoke about more than just Tesla’s entry into the semi truck market and The Boring Company, he also talked about the entry into full vehicle automation. This news comes less than a week after Audi readies its first level-3 autonomous vehicle for production with the launch of its A8.

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The case for neural lace: Elon Musk enters the world of brain-computer interfaces | The Economist

EVER since ENIAC, the first computer that could be operated by a single person, began flashing its ring counters in 1946, human beings and calculating machines have been on a steady march towards tighter integration. Computers entered homes in the 1980s, then migrated onto laps, into pockets and around wrists.

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Elon Musk launches Neuralink, a venture to merge the human brain with AI – The Verge

SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk is backing a brain-computer interface venture called Neuralink, according to The Wall Street Journal. The company, which is still in the earliest stages of existence and has no public presence whatsoever, is centered on creating devices that can be implanted in the human brain.

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Mega tweets and megawatts: Elon Musk supercharges progress on energy storage | The Economist

HOW much power does a tweetstorm involving two tech tycoons, the prime minister of Australia and 8.5m Twitter followers generate? Enough, at least, to supercharge a debate about the future role of batteries in the world’s energy mix.

Elon Musk may be best known for his gravity-defying ambition, but his core product is the battery.

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