He says he has $200 million in financing and hopes to raise four times that amount in crowdfunding
While Elon Musk and other billionaires continue to shoot billions of dollars into the unreachable, soul-crushing emptiness of deep space, here on Earth, our oceans continue to be enduring sources of mystery and wonder. According to NOAA estimates, we’ve only explored around 5% of the Earth’s oceans. Who knows what could be down there? The... Read more »
The "playboy genius" is essentially squandering taxpayer money on pet projects like Mars trips and flamethrowers. Will Mars save humanity? Or will our savior be billionaire Elon Musk? Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, humbly believes we don’t have to choose. Show More Summary
New York City has 79 billionaires, according to Forbes’ newest ranking of the world’s richest people. The total leads all U.S. cities, but for New York, it’s three fewer than... To view the full story, click the title link.
CNBC's Akiko Fujita reports on Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing's announcement that he will retire.
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) was blasted on MSNBC’s Hardball on Wednesday for refusing stand up to President Donald Trump. “Despite Ryan’s claims during the election that he would stand up for Republican values, the speaker has done his best to not directly go after the...
Billionaire Michael Rubin, who was working with Steph Curry and Sean "Diddy" Combs, will reportedly not pursue purchasing the Carolina Panthers after price hits $2.5 billion.
Silicon Valley has become like a 'one-party state' where people are 'not allowed to have dissenting views.'
Faceboook's missing-in-action CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, helped make Brian Acton a billionaire, but that hasn't stopped him from turning against Facebook. The co-founder of Whatsapp has taken to Twitter to urge everyone to delete their Facebook profiles tweeting: 'It is time....
Billionaire J.B. Pritzker won Illinois' Democratic gubernatorial primary on
Elon Musk set a record with his massive South Australia battery last year. Now it's a target for another ambitious billionaire. British businessman Sanjeev Gupta plans to build a 120 megawatt/140 megawatt-hour battery complex in theShow More Summary
Tesla’s shareholders approved a hefty pay package for Chief Executive Elon Musk that seeks to keep the billionaire in the driver’s seat while tying his pay to ambitious goals for the company’s growth.
The city has narrowed the competition for building an express train from downtown to O'Hare International Airport to two teams -- including the company led by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk.
The party nominated businessman J.B. Pritzker to go up against Governor Bruce Rauner, the Republican incumbent who barely avoided an embarrassing primary defeat on Tuesday night.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth increased by nearly $40 billion in 2017 — the most of any billionaire, according to Forbes. When you break it down, Bezos raked in over $107 million per day in 2017. Mark Zuckerberg, Bernard Arnault,Show More Summary
The dealings that have been revealed between Cambridge Analytica and Facebook have all the trappings of a Hollywood thriller: a Bond villain-style CEO, a reclusive billionaire, a naïve and conflicted whistle-blower, a hipster data scientist turned politico, an academic with seemingly questionable ethics, and of course a triumphant president and his influential family.
Australian tycoon James Packer abruptly quit Wednesday as director of his gaming empire Crown Resorts for "mental health issues", stepping back from all commitments indefinitely. No further details were given although the billionaire...Show More Summary
Three years after Mark Zuckerberg made Brian Action a billionaire, by paying $22 billion for WhatsApp, the messaging app's co-founder has a clear message for the billions of social media drones worldwide - #deletefacebook. MarketWatch...Show More Summary
“Democratic billionaire J.B. Pritzker will take on wealthy Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner in November, a race expected to easily shatter Illinois campaign spending records and make a run at the national mark,” the Chicago Tribune reports. “Both candidates enter a [...]