Mike Brown

Mike Brown is a London-based writer with a passion for tech, politics, and photography. After studying Journalism at Columbia University in New York, he returned to the UK to cover the news as it happens around Europe. His work has been featured in IBTimes, Neowin, Building Magazine, and more. Email him at mike.brown@inverse.com
Supercharged
Musk Reads: Tesla gets a battery range boost
Mike Brown
Full self-driving set for a boost and Musk teases new cars. Which countries are bringing in gas car sales bans?
Star Power
SpaceX Starship: watch incredible static fire ahead of 20-kilometer jump
Mike Brown
If SpaceX pulls off this test, it will be a giant leap for the spacefaring company.
Stocking Fillers
PS5 restock UK: Ebuyer, Game, and more stock inventory before Black Friday
Mike Brown
Here's how to improve your chances of getting a PlayStation 5 in the United Kingdom.
Charging Up
Elon Musk teases Tesla cars beyond Cybertruck and Roadster
Mike Brown
Tesla has a full lineup of cars still waiting to hit the roads, but Musk is already looking to the future.
hyped up
Virgin Hyperloop: First passenger says ‘zippy’ ride felt like ‘science fiction’
Mike Brown
“I really had this split second thought that maybe I was going to flicker out of visibility and reappear somewhere else entirely."
Link Up
Musk Reads: SpaceX Starlink will get a much-needed feature
Mike Brown
Werner Herzog criticizes Musk and SpaceX prepares to break a rocket reusability record. What’s next for Crew Dragon?
Star Gazing
SpaceX Starlink: how to see this week in London, New York, Los Angeles
Mike Brown
SpaceX's internet connectivity constellation is making its way across the sky.
lucky number 7
SpaceX is about to break an incredible record for rocket reusability
Mike Brown
Elon Musk's spacefaring firm will raise the bar with its Falcon 9.
"An obscenity"
SpaceX Mars City: Werner Herzog issues a stark warning to Elon Musk
Mike Brown and Jake Kleinman
Don't "be like the locusts."
Innovation
Rivian’s next electric cars could follow a Tesla-like path to success
Mike Brown
Rivian plans to launch the R1T and R1S soon, but it's already looking further ahead.
dome world
Terraform Mars: Elon Musk says a Mars city of ‘glass domes’ comes first
Mike Brown
The SpaceX CEO wants to build a city on Mars by 2050.
Innovation
Musk Reads: Tesla to join S&P 500
Mike Brown
Musk becomes the third-richest person and automakers push for EVs-only by 2030. New Tesla software incoming?
Waymo Than Cars
Autonomous cars: Waymo lead teases 'endless opportunities' beyond taxis
Mike Brown
Juan Pablo Soulier explained how Waymo's technology could move beyond just ferrying people around.
Lucid Dreams
Lucid Motors CEO reveals the surprising similarity to Tesla Model S launch
Mike Brown
Peter Rawlinson, the former chief engineer on the Tesla Model S, is about to make a new leap in the world of electric cars.
look up!
SpaceX Starlink: how to see this week in Seattle, Orlando, London
Mike Brown
SpaceX's internet connectivity constellation is taking shape.
enter the dragon
SpaceX Crew Dragon: Tom Cruise and others expected to fly in space capsule
Mike Brown
Here's what's next for Crew Dragon.
Lift off
Musk Reads: SpaceX Crew Dragon has launched
Mike Brown
Crew Dragon gets certified and Roadster goes on a journey. How to sign up for Starlink internet without internet?
enter the dragon
SpaceX Crew Dragon: 10 stunning images and videos show the historic launch
Mike Brown
SpaceX's human-carrying Crew Dragon looks impressive.
Spooky
NASA says a 1960s non-reusable rocket booster has returned
Mike Brown
Well, hello again.
Innovation
Rivian R1T and R1S: price, specs, release date for the Tesla Cybertruck competitor
Mike Brown
Here's what you need to know about these rugged electric vehicles.