It's crunch time for Tesla. Elon Musk's electric-car company has recovered from a gnarly end to 2014 and start to 2015. It just beat expectations for global vehicle deliveries in the second quarter — 11,507, around 500 more than anticipated...Show More Summary
Elon Musk's must-read list exhibits his well-known and deep interest in science as well as the personalities behind it.
When Musk first proposed his Hyperloop idea in 2013, he called for it to be built between San Francisco and Los Angeles. But his futuristic tube travel vision will likely be built far from California first. While a few US companies are...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess Jack Clark reports for Bloomberg, “Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has turned his worries about the rise of artificial intelligence into an international research program. The Musk-backed Future of...Show More Summary
Over the last few years, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has helped launch the commercial space flight business. His company, Space Exploration Technologies, better known as SpaceX, could boast of a string of successes ferrying cargo to the International Space Station and sending satellites...
Most of the money will fund research into the risks of artificial intelligence and how to "safeguard life"
Years before South African-born billionaire, Elon Musk was making his millions in America inventing rockets and electric cars, his father, Errol Musk, watched him build his dreams in the backyards of South Africa working on computers and hobnobbing with professors.
Tesla makes only one car, the Model S sedan, but CEO Elon Musk said he expects to begin deliveries of an SUV in three or four months
Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk has turned his worries about the rise of artificial intelligence into an international research programme. ||| Jack Clark San Francisco TESLA Motors chief executive Elon Musk has turned his worries about the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) into an international research programme. Show More Summary
Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems have never been more quick in development - or more threatening, according to SpaceX founder and CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk, who is sponsoring 37 multinational research projects to clear the way for people and AI to work - safely - side by side.
Select research aimed at keeping AI from destroying humanity has received millions from the Silicon Valley pioneer
You won't be laughing when the cop who pulls you over morphs into a chrome killing machine.
Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, doesn’t trust artificial intelligence, which he once likened to “ summoning the demon.” In fact, Musk distrusts it so much that, in January, he donated $10 million to the Future of Life Institute (FLI)...Show More Summary
Everyone is looking for an explanation as to why SpaceX's rocket broke up in the atmosphere Sunday. Elon Musk and SpaceX say that there was an "overpressure event" in the liquid oxygen tank. The internet's conspiracy theorists, however,...Show More Summary
So you know how some noted uber-billionaires and academics have said time and time again that people should have a more vested interest in making sure robots don’t literally turn us into pets? Turns out some top researchers are finally looking into stopping that from happening. Show More Summary
Before its unmanned rocket disintegrated Sunday, SpaceX had become an industry rising star. The brainchild of billionaire Elon Musk was not just blasting spacecraft into orbit, but was making it look easy.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's 2015 New Year's resolution was to read an important book every two weeks and discuss it with the Facebook community. Zuckerberg's book club, A Year of Books, has focused on big ideas that influence society and business. Show More Summary
One year ago, Elon Musk announced that Tesla would dismantle barriers to the use of its technology by “open sourcing” its patents and making them available for all acting in good faith to use. Because patents are usually used to close, not open, doors to competitors, the move created confusion and criticism.Read full article >>