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

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.
Catherine Clifford
Artificial Intelligence Has Elon Musk Deeply Concerned
Artificial Intelligence

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.'
Laura Entis
Panasonic to Pour $5 Billion Into Tesla Battery 'Gigafactory'
Elon Musk

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

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.
Nina Zipkin
Tesla's New Patent Strategy Makes Sense
Patents

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.
Scott Shane
The Definition of Success, According to 5 Entrepreneur Superstars
Success

The Definition of Success, According to 5 Entrepreneur Superstars

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

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.
Geoff Weiss
Elon Musk: 'Maybe We'll Make a Flying Car, Just For Fun'
Cars

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.
Geoff Weiss
Richard Branson on Starting Up Despite the Red Tape
Richard Branson

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

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.
Darren Fell
What Invention Would You Most Like to See in Your Lifetime?
Inventions

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

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.
Laura Entis
What Elon Musk Really Thinks of 'Silicon Valley'
Elon Musk

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.
Benjamin Kabin
10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship
Inspiration

10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

These motivational nuggets of wisdom will help you persist during the ups and downs.
Adam Toren