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3 New Innovations from the Mind of Elon Musk

By | Feb 22, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Elon Musk is undeniably the entrepreneur of the moment right now. Between Tesla and SpaceX alone, this innovative mogul has changed everything from space travel to transportation in a manner befitting a superhero. His revolutionary ideas and unparalleled drive could shape the future of…

Business

What You Need to Know About the Tesla Solar Roof

By | Nov 1, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Tesla has been in the news once a week for the last few years, showcasing new technologies that seek to innovate every day life. Whether it’s self-driving technology or electric cars, Elon Musk seeks to take over the world and make it a better place for…

Entrepreneur

13 Elon Musk Quotes That Will Make You Excited for the Future

By | Jan 30, 2017 at 11:20 am

On more than one occasion, Elon Musk has been lorded as the real world Iron Man. With more futuristic endeavors under his care than the writer for the Jetsons, Musk has shown the world that sustainability, artificial intelligence, and space travel are not sci-fi…

Entrepreneur

The Top 10 Elon Musk Moments of 2016

By | Dec 28, 2016 at 12:50 pm

While 2016 has been rough for celebrity deaths, it has been pretty great for Elon Musk. Between Tesla’s impressive self-driving technology, SpaceX’s lofty aspirations, and South Park’s barely insulting rendition of the innovator, Elon Musk is having a good year. And as 2016 comes…

Autonomous Vehicles

This Startup Uses Video Games to Program and Test Self-Driving Cars

By | Dec 7, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Self-driving cars have become the dark horse of the technology world. While just a few years ago people assumed this was a futuristic endeavor, the world has begun seeing autonomous vehicles in cities around the world. Unfortunately, the tech is not 100 percent perfected just…

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Science

3 Mars Rovers and What They’re Doing Now

By | Nov 28, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Thanks to Elon Musk, the world is talking about Mars again. Between the production of returning rockets and a general aura of innovation, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX has reinvigorated the space discussion in this country and around the world. Whether you believe…

Automotive

Tesla, Panasonic Deal Strives for Sustainable Energy Future

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Elon Musk’s plan to take over the world is well-documented. He wants to help humans colonize Mars, he wants to take on NASA in the rocket production game, and he wants to create cars that never need to stop at a gas station ever…

Reports & Rankings

These Are the 12 Most Empathetic Tech Companies in the World

By | Sep 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Knowing your customer base is one thing. But being truly empathetic in your business practices takes a level of commitment that a lot of companies refuse to adopt. You have to care about your employees, you have to want the best for your customers,…

News

Elon Musk on Tesla’s Autopilot 8.0: “Superhuman”

By | Sep 12, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Tesla’s 8.0 update to its Autopilot software will be rolled out within a few weeks. Announced today, the update will offer better radar and better fleet learning. If in action last May, Elon stated, “we believe [the update] would have” saved the life of Josh Brown, driver…

Breaking News

Tesla’s New Battery Proves Electric Cars Can Seriously Compete

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 3:59 pm

Tesla Motors just announced a new battery that will offer faster acceleration and a longer lasting charge. New versions of Tesla’s Model S sedan and Model X crossover will both feature the 100 kilowatt hour battery. “I think this is going to send a great message…

Automotive

Cheaper Model X Could Spell Trouble for Tesla

By | Jul 13, 2016 at 12:01 pm

Tesla has made a lot of waves in the automotive industry in recent years. With the release of their self-driving cars that are the height of futuristic technology, they have made a market for this revolutionary technology, changing the face of business as we…

Automotive

Toyota Patents Comedically-Designed Flying Car

By | Jul 7, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Since the Jetsons came onto the small screen, people have been dreaming of flying cars. And while automotive technology has given us everything from the seatbelt to the Tesla, there is still little movement on the market when it comes to cars that can…

Opinion/Analysis

The Implications of Elon Musk’s OpenAI Initiative

By | Jul 7, 2016 at 11:45 am

When some of the biggest names in technology speak, the rest of the industry sits up and pays attention. That’s exactly what happened earlier this year when Elon Musk of Tesla fame and Sam Altman of Y Combinator announced a new business called OpenAI….

Automotive

Tesla Model S Can Drive on Water and No One Told Us

By | Jun 20, 2016 at 11:56 am

James Bond movies have been a huge inspiration for tech in recent years. Whether it be smart watches or laser-guided missiles, Q has provided the British spy with plenty of gadgets that have ended up on Best Buy shelves near you. And while the cars…

Opinion/Analysis

Tesla 3: What It Means for the Electric Car Industry

By | May 19, 2016 at 10:15 am

The Tesla Model 3 is coming out in 2017, and people are eagerly anticipating how it will affect the industry. First, let’s talk about features. The drivers of the newest model will be able to drive up to 215 miles before recharging. Then there’s…

Books

5 Tips on the Science of Growth from Sean Ammirati

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 11:09 am

What makes companies grow to change the world while others seem to fizzle out? That’s exactly what Sean Ammirati’s new book The Science of Growth looks to uncover. Ammirati follows the stories of 20 different companies, in pairs; he closely tracks and compares companies with…

Startups & Apps

DC

EverCharge and Schneider Electric Are Coming to a Building Near You

By | Mar 29, 2016 at 3:22 pm

At 1776, one of our tools to accelerate innovation is our Seed Fund, which allows us to invest in startups poised to scale. When we spot a shifting landscape within one of our core sectors like transportation or energy, we search for startups that…