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Tesla Going Open Source

Postby earthfriendly » Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:43 pm

https://autos.yahoo.com/news/musk-tesla ... 14074.html

Good for him. So wise for not participating in FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out)!

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Postby zzm9980 » Sat, 14 Jun 2014 6:20 am

Nothing altruistic about it. It is by far in his company's best interests for as many other electric car makers to copy these concepts and make them a standard.

I can absolutely assure you if he thought his company would make more money by being a patent troll (instead of trying to get other companies to help invest in the infrastructure required to sell more of their primary product) they'd instead have a press release about the dozen lawsuits they just filed.

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Postby earthfriendly » Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:51 pm

The people's car.


"But he was the first to acknowledge his debt to all the inventors and dreamers who had gone before him. “I invented nothing new,”


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