Teams were required to advance through two initial rounds based on the quality of the design schematics before the three finalists were invited to SpaceX's Hawthorne, Calif., headquarters to run their pods through the test track. Twenty teams from 29 universities competed in the challenge. … [Read more...] about Students from Germany win third SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition
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"This could be the start of something big. A few years from now, investors may conclude that 2Q18 was the quarter in which Tesla cemented its position as a truly formidable player in the global automotive market," analyst Alexander Potter said in a note to clients Wednesday. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk Makes the ‘Most Valuable Apology of All Time’ on Tesla’s Earnings Call
In February 2017, the company began digging a 30-foot-wide, 50-foot-long and 15-foot-deep testing trench on the premises of SpaceX's offices in Hawthorne, California, as construction on the firm’s own site would not require any permits. … [Read more...] about The Boring Company – what does Elon Musk’s tunnelling company do, why do they sell flamethrowers and where to get a hat?
“It’s much more like an underground highway than it is a subway,” he said. “It’s not like you’re going through a whole series of stops. Nope, the main arteries will be going super fast, and it’s only when you want to get off the loop system that you slow down.” … [Read more...] about Elon Musk offers rides to VIPs as he unveils underground tunnels
Gallagher, who left teaching to become one of the first employees at the education tech startup ClassDojo, said city leaders need to be aware of ever-evolving new technology as plans for the Diridon area move forward. How will something like Hyperloop, an idea initially conceived by Tesla’s Elon Musk to move people at quick speeds using pressurized capsules that increasingly appears plausible, or flying cars affect those plans, Gallagher asked. … [Read more...] about San Jose City Council candidates face off over homelessness, transportation