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Chili’s replaces its menus with tablets

The items on the menu at Chili’s may not have changed much in the last decade – baby back ribs and quesadillas, anyone? — but the format of those …

Google buying Skybox Imaging

ACQUISITIONS<p>Google buys Skybox Imaging<p>Google is buying Skybox Imaging in a deal that could serve as a launching pad for the Internet company to send its own fleet of satellites to take aerial pictures and provide online access to remote areas of the world.<p>The $500 million acquisition announced …

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6 Ways Entrepreneur Elon Musk Is Changing the World

The super-fast "Hyperloop" travel concept is just the latest in a series of big, bold dreams by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk.<p>Musk unveiled his …

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In Your Opinion, What Are the Chances of Hyperloop Actually Working?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Josiah Tullis,</i><p>The chances of Hyperloop actually working are nearly 100 percent as the science as already been proved. The chances of Hyperloop becoming a constructed reality is an entirely different concern.<p>There are several factors to take into …

Beyond the hype of Hyperloop: An analysis of Elon Musk's proposed transit system

Now that the media kerfuffle surrounding Elon Musk's Hyperloop transit system proposal has settled down to a dull roar, it's a good time to step back …

High-speed Rail

How the Hyperloop Works

Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of PayPal, has given us snazzy, new electric cars courtesy of Tesla Motors and private spaceflight through his …

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Will Work, Says Some Very Smart Software

When Elon Musk unveiled the Hyperloop back in August, his critics were quick to scoff at his proposal for a new, superfast mode of transporation. A …

Hyperloop Development Begins with Two Top Engineers at the Helm

Elon Musk’s recently-announced Hyperloop transportation system has just edged one step closer to reality with two high-profile engineers now backing …

High-speed Rail

Can the Hyperloop Be Crowdfunded?

Remember when the government used to fund big risky moonshot ventures like, well, the Moon shot? Remember when billionaires used to put money behind …

Tesla Model S Was Top-Selling Car In Norway During First Two Weeks Of September

<b>Published on</b> September 27th, 2013 | <i>by James Ayre</i><p>8<p>September 27th, 2013 by <b>James Ayre</b><p>The Tesla Model S was the best-selling car in Norway during the …

35 Reasons Elon Musk Is The Most Badass CEO In America

Its Model S sedan is among the safest cars on the road. Its Supercharger network is rapidly expanding across the country.<p>In 2013, it was the most searched automaker on Google.<p>At the helm is CEO Elon Musk, the South African-born self-made billionaire who is also the CEO of private space venture …

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Hyperloop

Elon Musk unveiled his plans for the Hyperloop, a high-speed transportation system that could deliver passengers to their destination at speeds up to 800 miles per hour. Musk estimates the project will cost around $6 billion for a people-only version, and around $10 billion for a version where …

Hyperloop Set in Motion, Prototype Design Scheduled for June 2014

It has been two and a half months since Elon Musk released his design for Hyperloop -- the futuristic transit system intended to get you from Los …

This Is the Hyperloop, Elon Musk's Fantastical Vision of Mass Transit

Elon Musk is constantly traveling between San Francisco and Los Angeles to attend to his business at Tesla and Space X. So he said to himself, "there …

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Who is Elon Musk? Tech billionaire, SpaceX cowboy, Tesla pioneer – and real life Iron Man

By the time Elon Musk founded the company that would become PayPal, in 1999, he had already built and sold one internet business. But this time he hit the jackpot.<p>Already wealthier than most of us will ever dream of being, he netted close to $180 million from PayPal’s sale to eBay, enough to retire …

Hyperloop company forms, plans to demo prototype in 2015

JumpStartFund, a crowdfunding site that has taken it upon itself to make Elon Musk’s ultrafast hyperloop transit system a reality, has formed a …

Elon Musk: The Future Is Fully Electric

The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors says the era of gasoline engines will soon look "quaint." He also divulges his idea for his next company.<p>If you subscribe to computer scientist Alan Kay's line of thinking that the best way to predict the future is to invent it, it's probably best to listen up …

What Will It Take To Actually Build The Hyperloop?

These technical renderings bring the high-speed transportation project one tiny step closer to reality.<p>The Hyperloop made a splash when Elon Musk dreamed up the designs for his 800-mile-per-hour mass transit system in August. But he didn’t have much intention to pursue the $6 billion idea any …

Startup sets sights on rapid transit Hyperloop prototype by 2015

Hyperloop passenger transport capsule conceptual design rendering.<p>Prototypes of Elon Musk's high-speed "Hyperloop" transit will be ready by 2015, according to the group taking over development of the project. That's just two years after Musk first described his idea to transport humans between …

Hyperloop Team to be Led by SpaceX Alum, Former Bush Appointee

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>UPDATE (Oct. 31):</b> The JumpStartFund has voted to name the new company charged with developing Elon Musk's Hyperloop project "Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Inc."<p>Elon Musk's Hyperloop is one step closer to becoming a …

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New Hyperloop Startup Announces it Will Build a Prototype by Next June

The Hyperloop concept is already beginning to pick up speed. A new start up group of engineering experts, who call themselves Hyperloop …

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Hyperloop Startup Lands Major Partners and Unveils Official Name

The idea for the hyperloop has been floating around since 2012, back when Telsa and SpaceX founder Elon Musk first came up with the next-gen …

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