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We Could Have a Winner: Nevada Will Likely Be Home to Tesla 'Gigafactory'

We Could Have a Winner: Nevada Will Likely Be Home to Tesla 'Gigafactory'

It looks like Nevada just hit the jackpot. Tesla could be coming to town, potentially along with 6,500 tech jobs, economic growth and bragging rights to boot.
A Poor, Sleepy Border Town Just Won Billionaire Entrepreneur Elon Musk's Business

A Poor, Sleepy Border Town Just Won Billionaire Entrepreneur Elon Musk's Business

Brownsville, Texas, will be home to the world's first commercial rocket launch complex, built by SpaceX.
Artificial Intelligence Has Elon Musk Deeply Concerned

Artificial Intelligence Has Elon Musk Deeply Concerned

He's afraid it will produce a 'Terminator'-like catastrophe, and could be more 'more dangerous than nukes.'
Panasonic to Pour $5 Billion Into Tesla Battery 'Gigafactory'

Panasonic to Pour $5 Billion Into Tesla Battery 'Gigafactory'

The two companies are joining forces to build a battery megafactory somewhere in the U.S. The ambitious undertaking could lead to more affordable electric vehicles.
Buzz Aldrin on the Future of Space Travel: 'Get Your Ass to Mars!'

Buzz Aldrin on the Future of Space Travel: 'Get Your Ass to Mars!'

The pioneering astronaut thinks that going to the moon again isn't a good use of our resources. Instead, he's got his eye on Mars.
Tesla's New Patent Strategy Makes Sense

Tesla's New Patent Strategy Makes Sense

For a large number of people to replace their gasoline-powered cars with electric- vehicles, many automakers need to make electric cars.
The Definition of Success, According to 5 Entrepreneur Superstars

The Definition of Success, According to 5 Entrepreneur Superstars

It's not just about the money, as these successful men and women illustrate.
Elon Musk: I'm Afraid of a 'Terminator'-Like Catastrophe

Elon Musk: I'm Afraid of a 'Terminator'-Like Catastrophe

In an interview with CNBC, Musk said his investment in the artificial-intelligence venture Vicarious marks an effort to keep tabs on a potential robotic uprising.
Elon Musk: 'Maybe We'll Make a Flying Car, Just For Fun'

Elon Musk: 'Maybe We'll Make a Flying Car, Just For Fun'

Making a flying car is 'not the hard part,' said the automotive visionary. Making one that's quiet and safe is a different story.
Richard Branson on Starting Up Despite the Red Tape

Richard Branson on Starting Up Despite the Red Tape

The biggest way to fight bad regulations is to maintain your company's spirit of curiosity.
Keep Calm and Continue Disrupting: Lessons From Building a Fast-Growing Firm

Keep Calm and Continue Disrupting: Lessons From Building a Fast-Growing Firm

Even after a few years, a startup still has an uphill battle against more entrenched competitors.
What Invention Would You Most Like to See in Your Lifetime?

What Invention Would You Most Like to See in Your Lifetime?

According to a new Pew study, if you're like a lot of Americans, you'd like to own something that gets you places faster, lets you time-travel or somehow prolongs your life.
Is It Time to Call Tesla the Future of Made In America? Not Quite.

Is It Time to Call Tesla the Future of Made In America? Not Quite.

A new report from Morgan Stanley predicts that soon, Tesla will outstrip Ford on the 'American-Made' index. But economically speaking, that may not matter.
What Elon Musk Really Thinks of 'Silicon Valley'

What Elon Musk Really Thinks of 'Silicon Valley'

The billionaire behind Tesla and SpaceX thinks the creators of the new HBO series 'Silicon Valley' need to spend a little bit more time at Burning Man.
10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

These motivational nuggets of wisdom will help you persist during the ups and downs.
5 Entrepreneurs Who Embrace, and Dominate, Risk

5 Entrepreneurs Who Embrace, and Dominate, Risk

With risk, comes greater rewards. These five men have come out ahead against failure.
The Robots Are Coming: Zuckerberg, Kutcher Invest in Artificial Intelligence Startup

The Robots Are Coming: Zuckerberg, Kutcher Invest in Artificial Intelligence Startup

Facebook's CEO and the Hollywood star are both lead investors in a $40 million round investing into San Francisco-based Vicarious.
Elon Musk Admits to 'Conversations' With Apple About Tesla

Elon Musk Admits to 'Conversations' With Apple About Tesla

Meanwhile, the electric car company reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter financial results.
5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow

5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow

Lessons from two of technology's greatest (if not controversial) entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur's Top 10 Technology Articles in 2013

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Technology Articles in 2013

From Snapchat turning down billions of dollars to the battle between Apple and Samsung, a look at the biggest stories of the year.

Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Satellite Into Orbit

The mission marked the first commercial launch from Cape Canaveral in more than five years.
Despite Battery Fires, Tesla's Model S Lands the No. 1 Spot for Owner Satisfaction

Despite Battery Fires, Tesla's Model S Lands the No. 1 Spot for Owner Satisfaction

Owners of Tesla's Model S gave high marks to the vehicle, which is currently the subject of an investigation by U.S. safety regulators.
Mind Control Technology, Elon Musk's James Bond Submarine and a Real-Life Bionic Man

Mind Control Technology, Elon Musk's James Bond Submarine and a Real-Life Bionic Man

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'

Tesla Nabs Apple Hardware Exec to Lead Vehicle Development

Just a week after eBay lured Apple e-commerce executive RJ Pittman to join its ranks, Apple has lost another member of its executive team.
Want to See the Earth From Space? This Startup Plans to Take You There.

Want to See the Earth From Space? This Startup Plans to Take You There.

If you thought the Red Bull Stratos 'space dive' project was cool, you'll want to give this a look.

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