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Guardian Unlimited
Why Elon Musk says Hong Kong will be the 'beacon city' for electric carsmore than 2,000 of which were sold in the city in 2015. Total number of EVs on
Why Elon Musk says Hong Kong will be the 'beacon city' for electric cars
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 minutes ago
more than 2,000 of which were sold in the city in 2015. Total number of EVs on the road During his visit in January 2016, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, called Hong Kong a “beacon city for electric vehicles” that could “serve as an example to the rest... Read more
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News.com.au
Tech billionaire’s bitter grudgefor no reason”. So he quietly went about amassing a war chest. PayPal chief e
Tech billionaire’s bitter grudge
News.com.au / Posted 31 minutes ago
for no reason”. So he quietly went about amassing a war chest. PayPal chief executive officer Peter Thiel and founder Elon Musk pose with the PayPal logo at corporate headquarters in Palo Alto, California in 2000.Source:AP In 2007, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Whether AI is good or bad depends on the humans behind itapply whether the AI was offering legal advice or determining whether to fire a
Whether AI is good or bad depends on the humans behind it
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 hours ago
apply whether the AI was offering legal advice or determining whether to fire a missile. Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and other tech and science luminaries have expressed concerns about where we’re headed, while others, like Oren... Read more
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Market Watch
Pentagon may look to Europe for rocket launchesto stave off Space Exploration Technologies Corp., the pioneering company found
Pentagon may look to Europe for rocket launches
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
to stave off Space Exploration Technologies Corp., the pioneering company founded and run by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, which has made major inroads against the larger incumbent. SpaceX, as the closely held Southern California company... Read more
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Mashable
Meet Peter Thiel, the Gawker-hating, Trump-supporting billionaire Facebook board memberValley. He is a core part of the incredibly influential PayPal mafia, who wres
Meet Peter Thiel, the Gawker-hating, Trump-supporting billionaire Facebook board member
Mashable / Posted 4 hours ago
Valley. He is a core part of the incredibly influential PayPal mafia, who wrested control of the company from cofounder Elon Musk, but is still far less known to the general public than the Tesla and SpaceX CEO. He is the cofounder of Palantir,... Read more
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TechCrunch
SpaceX continues ambitious launch schedule with next mission, fifth one this yearon a drone ship. At least one of these rocket boosters will get another chance
SpaceX continues ambitious launch schedule with next mission, fifth one this year
TechCrunch / Posted 6 hours ago
on a drone ship. At least one of these rocket boosters will get another chance to fly in the next few months, according to Elon Musk. Of course the real goal of tomorrow’s mission is centered on Thaicom 8, a commercial communications satellite... Read more
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Mashable
The 'Space Between Us' trailer shows us why teens don't belong on Marshome planet. He then runs away to find her because he's a "romantic." Gary Old
The 'Space Between Us' trailer shows us why teens don't belong on Mars
Mashable / Posted 6 hours ago
home planet. He then runs away to find her because he's a "romantic." Gary Oldman's character — who seems to be an Elon Musk-type space entrepreneur affiliated with NASA — is freaking out this whole time because the Mars teen's heart "can't... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Peter Thiel is a Trump delegatetech investor Peter Thiel has been named as one of Donald Trump's delegates in
Peter Thiel is a Trump delegate
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 hours ago
tech investor Peter Thiel has been named as one of Donald Trump's delegates in California. Thiel co-founded PayPal with Elon Musk, and was the first outside investor in Facebook. Locally, he's bought stakes in Xero and Vend. Along the way, he's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Driver takes a nap behind the wheel of his Tesla as the car autopilotsthe Autopilot still requires input from the driver, usually something as small
Driver takes a nap behind the wheel of his Tesla as the car autopilots
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
the Autopilot still requires input from the driver, usually something as small as hands on the steering wheel. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has repeatedly warned drivers not to sleep behind the wheel, stressing that is not what the feature was created... Read more
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Business Insider
I've eaten on $2 a day and tried living on an $8.15-an-hour salary in NYC — here is my single best tip for saving moneythe start of each 30-day challenge, I headed to Wells Fargo and withdrew my all
I've eaten on $2 a day and tried living on an $8.15-an-hour salary in NYC — here is my single best tip for saving money
Business Insider / Posted 9 hours ago
the start of each 30-day challenge, I headed to Wells Fargo and withdrew my allotted spending money in cash: $62 for the Elon Musk Challenge, and $150 for the minimum-wage challenge. Trading in my plastic cards for cash helped me stick to a... Read more
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The Economic Times
ClearTax raises $2 million from FF Angel and Sequoia CapitalUnicorns, a list that includes, Palantir, SpaceX, Airbnb, Spotify and Lyft. Th
ClearTax raises $2 million from FF Angel and Sequoia Capital
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Unicorns, a list that includes, Palantir, SpaceX, Airbnb, Spotify and Lyft. The three founders, along with Tesla Motors' Elon Musk, LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman and Yammer's David Sacks, are considered to be leading members of the infamous " PayPal... Read more
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Market Watch
Tesla driver gets caught napping while in trafficas self parallel parking. Those cost $2,500 if enabled at the car’s delivery, a
Tesla driver gets caught napping while in traffic
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
as self parallel parking. Those cost $2,500 if enabled at the car’s delivery, and more if activated at a later date. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has said he expects Tesla to make fully autonomous cars in about three years. More from MarketW... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Motorist caught 'sleeping at wheel of Tesla while autopilot did the driving'and go traffic!" Man seen asleep at the wheel as his car rolls along in autod
Motorist caught 'sleeping at wheel of Tesla while autopilot did the driving'
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
and go traffic!" Man seen asleep at the wheel as his car rolls along in autodrive According to Tesla chief executive Elon Musk, the autopilot feature is 50 per cent safer than a human driver. Speaking at an energy conference in Oslo, he... Read more
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USA Today
VC Peter Thiel never short on nervy ideascharacter on HBO’s Silicon Valley. In deed, Thiel’s brilliance as an entrepren
VC Peter Thiel never short on nervy ideas
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
character on HBO’s Silicon Valley. In deed, Thiel’s brilliance as an entrepreneur and investor – a PayPal co-founder with Elon Musk, early investor in Facebook – is overshadowed only by his bold pronouncements. The cloud is a “buzzword." College... Read more
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USA Today
Five things to know about Peter ThielHe co-founded PayPal. In 1998, Thiel helped create the mobile payments service
Five things to know about Peter Thiel
USA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
He co-founded PayPal. In 1998, Thiel helped create the mobile payments service along with Max Levchin and Tesla founder Elon Musk, among others. Four years later, PayPal agreed to be acquired by online commerce giant eBay for $1.5 billion. 2.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Captain America or Iron Man -- who will you be in the workplace?they are fighting for. Iron Men tend to earn money faster and are more individ
Captain America or Iron Man -- who will you be in the workplace?
Boston Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
they are fighting for. Iron Men tend to earn money faster and are more individual- and finance-focused. Capitalists like Elon Musk, Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, and Sheryl Sandberg believe that innovation drives progress, and that pushing the... Read more
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The Washington Times
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questionshalf” of that capital expenditure will now be in 2017. SolarCity, whose chairm
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions
The Washington Times / Posted 19 hours ago
half” of that capital expenditure will now be in 2017. SolarCity, whose chairman is PayPal and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk, took hits to its share price earlier this month when it reported losing $283 million in the first quarter of this... Read more
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Raw Story
From disrupter to disrupted: Apple could be nextand market opportunities with the business realities of running a risky, innova
From disrupter to disrupted: Apple could be next
Raw Story / Posted 21 hours ago
and market opportunities with the business realities of running a risky, innovation-based firm. Tesla’s founder Elon Musk shares many traits with Apple’s late founder Steve Jobs. Both have been described as incredibly intelligent and... Read more
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CNBC
'White gasoline' soars as demand for electric vehicles surgesto electric vehicles and demand is set to spike as brands such as Tesla ramp up
'White gasoline' soars as demand for electric vehicles surges
CNBC / Posted 22 hours ago
to electric vehicles and demand is set to spike as brands such as Tesla ramp up production. Earlier this month, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that he intends to churn out 500,000 electric cars by 2018, from 50,580 cars sold in 2015. Back in... Read more
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Raw Story
How perfecting the hyperloop is the new space racecarried out the first tests of the high-speed Hyperloop transportation technolo
How perfecting the hyperloop is the new space race
Raw Story / Posted 23 hours ago
carried out the first tests of the high-speed Hyperloop transportation technology. Initially conceived by SpaceX founder Elon Musk as the “fifth mode of transport,” the Hyperloop would revolutionize modern travel by sucking a pod through a tube... Read more
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Island Packet
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questionshalf" of that capital expenditure will now be in 2017. SolarCity, whose chairm
NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
half" of that capital expenditure will now be in 2017. SolarCity, whose chairman is PayPal and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk, took hits to its share price earlier this month when it reported losing $283 million in the first quarter of this... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landingto the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landing
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
to the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s equator During SpaceX’s last launch, Elon Musk admitted he wasn't sure if they'd stick the landing, citing the extreme heat and velocity the rocket faced upon... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding to 80-90,000 deliveries in 2016, and CEO Elon Musk has set an ambitious, accelerated 2018 target of 500,000 vehicle deliveries. The Tesla store in the Hamptons will... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding to 80-90,000 deliveries in 2016, and CEO Elon Musk has set an ambitious, accelerated 2018 target of 500,000 vehicle deliveries. The Tesla store in the Hamptons will... Read more
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Connecticut Post
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landingto the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landing
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
to the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s equator During SpaceX’s last launch, Elon Musk admitted he wasn't sure if they'd stick the landing, citing the extreme heat and velocity the rocket faced upon... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons (TSLA)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding to 80-90,000 deliveries in 2016, and CEO Elon Musk has set an ambitious, accelerated 2018 target of 500,000 vehicle deliveries. The Tesla store in the Hamptons will... Read more
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Business Insider
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptonsin 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding
Tesla is opening a risky new store in the Hamptons
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
in 2016 than 2015, when moved just over 50,000 vehicles. The company is guiding to 80-90,000 deliveries in 2016, and CEO Elon Musk has set an ambitious, accelerated 2018 target of 500,000 vehicle deliveries. The Tesla store in the Hamptons will... Read more
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Mashable
Exclusive: Ray J reveals why he decided to launch a tech startuphave the final say, but if Ray J's attitude is any indication, he's off to a pr
Exclusive: Ray J reveals why he decided to launch a tech startup
Mashable / Posted yesterday
have the final say, but if Ray J's attitude is any indication, he's off to a pretty good start. "We love Tesla, we love Elon Musk and we want the Scoot-E-Bike to be part of that new wave of alternative transportation," says Ray J. "We're... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landingto the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s
SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landing
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to the extremely high geostationary orbit, more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s equator During SpaceX’s last launch, Elon Musk admitted he wasn't sure if they'd stick the landing, citing the extreme heat and velocity the rocket faced upon... Read more
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Fortune
How Tesla Is Rolling Out Self-Driving Carsmonths ago, Tesla Motors embarked on an initiative that would sow the seeds for
How Tesla Is Rolling Out Self-Driving Cars
Fortune / Posted yesterday
months ago, Tesla Motors embarked on an initiative that would sow the seeds for its self-driving car project. The Elon Musk-led automobile company wanted to give its vehicles the ability to drive themselves, but it didn’t just want to... Read more
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The News-Times
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Workone of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it,
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
one of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it, except its online loading times. And before Elon Musk made it cutting edge, Bezos started a space company back in 2000 called Blue Origin LLC. His goal? Give everyone... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Workone of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it,
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
one of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it, except its online loading times. And before Elon Musk made it cutting edge, Bezos started a space company back in 2000 called Blue Origin LLC. His goal? Give everyone... Read more
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Connecticut Post
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Workone of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it,
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
one of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it, except its online loading times. And before Elon Musk made it cutting edge, Bezos started a space company back in 2000 called Blue Origin LLC. His goal? Give everyone... Read more
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Greenwich Time
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Workone of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it,
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
one of America’s most prestigious newspapers. He hasn’t changed much about it, except its online loading times. And before Elon Musk made it cutting edge, Bezos started a space company back in 2000 called Blue Origin LLC. His goal? Give everyone... Read more
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Mashable
Man caught sleeping behind wheel of Tesla while Autopilot did the drivinganother Tesla driver doing crazy things with the car's semi-autonomous driving
Man caught sleeping behind wheel of Tesla while Autopilot did the driving
Mashable / Posted yesterday
another Tesla driver doing crazy things with the car's semi-autonomous driving system engaged. This is the kind of thing Elon Musk said an update to the Autopilot system was supposed to prevent — or so we thought. While this gentleman is being... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How Real Brilliance Is Measureddreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a t
How Real Brilliance Is Measured
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
dreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a tiny platform in the middle of the ocean, but Elon Musk made it happen. Brilliant. If there’s anything I’ve learned -- and seen -- from covering this world for years, it... Read more
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The Buffalo News
SolarCity’s ‘no-money-down’ business model at root of investors’ concernsit simple SolarCity’s big idea, which grew out of a 2004 conversation between
SolarCity’s ‘no-money-down’ business model at root of investors’ concerns
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
it simple SolarCity’s big idea, which grew out of a 2004 conversation between Rive and his cousin, PayPal co-founder Elon Musk, was to simplify the solar installation process. SolarCity was one of the first companies to offer to finance and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How Real Brilliance Is Measureddreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a t
How Real Brilliance Is Measured
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
dreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a tiny platform in the middle of the ocean, but Elon Musk made it happen. Brilliant. If there’s anything I’ve learned -- and seen -- from covering this world for years, it... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How Real Brilliance Is Measureddreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a t
How Real Brilliance Is Measured
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
dreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a tiny platform in the middle of the ocean, but Elon Musk made it happen. Brilliant. If there’s anything I’ve learned -- and seen -- from covering this world for years, it... Read more
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The News-Times
How Real Brilliance Is Measureddreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a t
How Real Brilliance Is Measured
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
dreamers. No b-school would ever make the case for landing a used rocket on a tiny platform in the middle of the ocean, but Elon Musk made it happen. Brilliant. If there’s anything I’ve learned -- and seen -- from covering this world for years, it... Read more
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International Business Times
Hyperloop: 700mph train uses Captain America's Vibranium to be 10x safer than a plane as Hyperloop Technologies, another company setting out to build a Hyperloop tra
Hyperloop: 700mph train uses Captain America's Vibranium to be 10x safer than a plane
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
as Hyperloop Technologies, another company setting out to build a Hyperloop train. Both firms began work after Tesla CEO Elon Musk published a white paper in 2013 detailing how such a train might work. His plans described a train capable of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Facebook provides a whopping 2 billion daily text translationspartially designed by MarvelSpaceX astronauts will wear stylish, heroic space s
Facebook provides a whopping 2 billion daily text translations
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
partially designed by MarvelSpaceX astronauts will wear stylish, heroic space suits partially designed by Marvel SpaceX's Elon Musk inspired Iron Man. Now Musk wants Marvel to create "stylish" and "heroic" suits for SpaceX astronauts. SpaceX's... Read more
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CNET
Hyperloop capsules to be clad in mega-strong smart skin packed with sensorsfor Hyperloop, the system by which commuters shoot between cities at speeds of
Hyperloop capsules to be clad in mega-strong smart skin packed with sensors
CNET / Posted yesterday
for Hyperloop, the system by which commuters shoot between cities at speeds of up to 700mph, was initially dreamed up by Elon Musk of Tesla and SpaceX fame. HTT is one of two companies currently trying to bring Musk's vision to life. The other,... Read more
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The Verge
Hyperloop startup selects Vibranium for pods because it’s good enough for Captain Americaclaim they will conduct full-system tests later this year, which should be arou
Hyperloop startup selects Vibranium for pods because it’s good enough for Captain America
The Verge / Posted yesterday
claim they will conduct full-system tests later this year, which should be around the same time that SpaceX, who's CEO Elon Musk first popularized the Hyperloop in 2013, will complete its own test track in California. That will be the public's... Read more
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Al.com
As rocket wars wage in DC, a cautious move towards competition makes sensethe US Air Force awarded SpaceX a GPS satellite launch contract in 2016. SpaceX
As rocket wars wage in DC, a cautious move towards competition makes sense
Al.com / Posted yesterday
the US Air Force awarded SpaceX a GPS satellite launch contract in 2016. SpaceX is the brainchild of PayPal co-founder Elon Musk who also serves as CEO of Tesla Motors and chairman of SolarCity. For these companies, billions of dollars are at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Indian mini-shuttle test flight successfulmodel of a reusable spacecraft on Monday, a project that in time could pit the
Indian mini-shuttle test flight successful
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
model of a reusable spacecraft on Monday, a project that in time could pit the nation against billionaires Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk in the race to make access to space cheaper and easier. The winged vessel -- one-fifth of full size -- blasted off... Read more
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The Financial Express
ISRO launches RLV-TD from Sriharikota, first step towards space shuttle made in Indiarecent years. Fresh interest in RLVs has been triggered worldwide by the pionee
ISRO launches RLV-TD from Sriharikota, first step towards space shuttle made in India
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
recent years. Fresh interest in RLVs has been triggered worldwide by the pioneering efforts of private companies like the Elon Musk founded SpaceX in the US – in creating cost effective launch vehicles that like aeroplanes can fly hundreds of... Read more
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The Financial Express
ISRO’s mini-shuttle blasts off; pits India against Elon Musk, Jeff Bezosmodel of a reusable spacecraft on Monday, a project that in time could pit the
ISRO’s mini-shuttle blasts off; pits India against Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
model of a reusable spacecraft on Monday, a project that in time could pit the nation against billionaires Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk in the race to make access to space cheaper and easier. The winged vessel — one-fifth of full size — blasted off... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lockheed Martin joins the race to Mars with its Base Camp conceptWeiren, Head Designer of CNSA Lunar and Mars Mission told the BBC that CNSA's g
Lockheed Martin joins the race to Mars with its Base Camp concept
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Weiren, Head Designer of CNSA Lunar and Mars Mission told the BBC that CNSA's goal is to reach Mars by 2021 Meanwhile, Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, believes it may be possible to send the first humans to Mars within the next 10 to 15... Read more
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CNET
Artificial intelligence: Getting as good as the real thingcalled Tay, only to quickly pull the plug after it started tweeting racist and
Artificial intelligence: Getting as good as the real thing
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
called Tay, only to quickly pull the plug after it started tweeting racist and pornographic remarks. Innovators, including Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, have warned AI might be dangerous. Musk likened AI to "summoning the demon" and helped launch... Read more
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