It’s not easy to land a rocket vertically on Earth. Just ask SpaceX, the company co-founded by Tesla and Paypal zillionaire Elon Musk, that has tried twice to stick a vertical landing on a floating barge without success. But this week,...Show More Summary
If Elon Musk’s vision of millions of households producing all their own power becomes a reality, it will probably happen first in Germany. But he will face a battle for market share against local firms with years of experience in renewable energy. The South African-born entrepreneur’s...
By Vera Eckert and Christoph Steitz FRANKFURT (Reuters) - If Elon Musk's vision of millions of households producing all their own power becomes a reality, it will probably happen first in Germany. But he will face a battle for market share against local firms with years of experience in renewable energy. Show More Summary
This week, Inc. editors and writers talk about a company that sells ugly holiday sweaters, Elon Musk's effort to change the world with a battery, and the problems with NASA's planned mission to Mars in 2030.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk, apparently salty because Amazon CEO and space rival Jeff Bezos achieved what Musk could not – launch a rocket then land it intact on Earth – took to Twitter to undermine the accomplishment.
In the race toward rocket reusability, both billionaires' space companies are trying to dramatically lower the cost of spaceflight.
It’s been around for 15 years, but Blue Origin was still the quiet little space company no one had ever heard about. And then, just like that, it suddenly made a huge breakthrough on Monday, pulling off what its founder, Jeff Bezos, called the “holy grail” of space flight: launching an unmanned rocket to the […]
Jeff Bezos' rocket company Blue Origins is hitting back at Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX. Before we get to what Blue Origin is saying about SpaceX, a quick recap. On Tuesday morning, Blue Origin hit an important milestone for it flew...Show More Summary
Steer clear of clichs, and ask these more meaningful questions instead.
Savvy CEOs and executives know that interview questions like, "What's your biggest strength?" and, "What's your biggest weakness?" aren't as telling as they seem. That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones. Show More Summary
Views of the UN COP21 climate meeting in Paris from correspondent Jessica Langerman, with Sandy Dechert. A little over a year ago, my mother passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Incredibly, she left my brother and me a small...Show More Summary
Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos saw his private spaceflight company, Blue Origin, hit a major milestone today by launching and landing its New Shepard vehicle. The landing led to this proud tweet by Bezos: The rarest of beasts – a used rocket. Show More Summary
Elon Musk sent a congratulatory tweet to Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on Tuesday but it wasn’t exactly a gleeming message of accomplishment. After Jeff Bezos’ rocket company Blue Origin had a successful launch and landing, the CEO...Show More Summary
Shares of solar energy distribution company SolarCity (SCTY), which is chaired by Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, are down 95 cents, over 3%, at $27.62, in after-hours trading, after the company this afternoon disclosed in a federal filing...Show More Summary
The SpaceX founder wasn't impressed when Bezos boasted about a "rare" feat accomplished by his rocket company, Blue Origin.
Nothing starts a tech billionaire catfight quite like a rocket landing.
The private spaceflight company Blue Origin has made history on by landing a reusable New Shepherd rocket after if flew to space, reaching an altitude of 329,839 feet before making its return trip. As SpaceX CEO Elon Musk pointed out in response to Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos‘ tweet announcing the event, New Shepherd is not the […]
Regardless of who wins reusable launch market, we all win in the end.
Elon Musk started off congratulating Jeff Bezos on Twitter, But then he made it clear he had a bone to pick with Bezos' Blue Origin over its flight.
There's no shade like the shade that space-exploring billionaires throw at each other. SpaceX founder Elon Musk — tweeter extraordinaire — challenged Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos on rocket specs on a landmark day for private spaceflight. Blue...Show More Summary