Elon Musk

Inventing the Future: Why Elon Musk Is Lightyears Ahead

Matt Clifford | Posted 12.10.2015 | UK Tech
Matt Clifford

Elon Musk is one of the folk heroes of modern entrepreneurship, so his new biography by Ashlee Vance has got a lot of attention. It's a compelling read and Vance has done an excellent job of tracking down anecdotes and input from everyone from junior SpaceX employees to Larry Page.

Elon Musk Just Took Aim At Apple And The Gloves Are Definitely Off

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK Tech

Elon Musk certainly doesn't mince his words, especially when it comes to addressing the rumours that Apple has been poaching some of his best engineer...

Drop A Nuke On Mars? Elon Musk Is The World's First Supervillain

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Tech

We knew it. It was just a matter of time before his thin veil started to fall and Musk's grand master plan would be revealed to us all. He wants to bl...

Elon Musk's Incredible Hyperloop Is Happening A Lot Sooner Than We Expected

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 21.08.2015 | UK Tech

Elon Musk's grand plans to give us a vacuum tube that will transport us to different cities at near supersonic speeds is becoming a reality. ...

We Now Know What Went Wrong With SpaceX's Rocket And It's Pretty Scary

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Tech

SpaceX's CEO Elon Musk has said that a faulty steel strut is to blame for the Falcon 9 explosion that happened less than three minutes after it lifted...

SpaceX Rocket Explodes After Liftoff

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.06.2015 | UK

An unmanned SpaceX Falcon-9 rocket exploded shortly after launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Sunday. The rocket was on a mission to send a Dr...

Space X's Stunning New Tourism Posters Are Out Of This World, Literally

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Tech

Elon Musk is not a person that's lacking in imagination. In fact his vision for the future sees us battling our own robot creations, powering our home...

Tesla's Latest Product Will Probably Change All Of Our Lives

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has announced Tesla's latest product, the company's long awaited diversification from automobile technology. On Thursday night, Tesla's b...

Space X Almost Lands A Rocket On A Floating Barge In Second Attempt

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Tech

Space X came one step closer this week to creating a rocket that could launch cargo into space and then safely land itself on a floating space port. ...

Tesla's April Fools' Prank Was So Convincing It Added $120m To Its Value

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Tech

While CERN probably got our vote for best April Fools' Day prank, Tesla certainly wins for managing to convince the most amount of people. In fact,...

SpaceX Goes Creative Commons (For Its Photos)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Tech

The private space company SpaceX has decided to take its archive of photos into a brave new world — that of Creative Commons. Elon Musk’s compa...

Where Are All the Women? Does Engineering Need an Image Overhaul to Attract Top Talent?

Sean O'Meara | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Tech
Sean O'Meara

Humanising the job and joining the dots between engineering achievements and the teams involved would be a step in the right direction.

Elon Musk Says Cars Will Be Banned Unless Driven By Robots

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech

Tesla co-founder and all-round Tony Stark, Elon Musk, has predicted that self-driving cars will eventually become so safe that in the future, human co...

'Hyperloop' Test Track Could Be Ready By 2019

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Tech

When it was first unveiled in 2014, SpaceX founder Elon Musk’s idea for a ‘Hyperloop’ super train sounded like a fascinating flight of fancy —...

Tesla Adds 'James Bond' Mode To Its Latest Car

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Tech

Elon Musk likes James Bond, so much so that he spent $1m on the famous Lotus Esprit that converts into a submarine. Well to pay true homage to his ...

Apple Wants To Unveil A Car By 2020

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Tech

Apple wants to reveal a consumer-ready car by 2020 according to a report by Bloomberg which cites a number of sources who are close to the project. ...

Apple Rumour Says It Might Spend $75bn....But On What?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Tech

A spate of rumours over the weekend have suggested Apple is preparing to spent $75 billion on Tesla Motor Cars, giving it a sudden and enormous role i...

Why the Terminator Is Not Coming Any Time Soon

Lee Cronin | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Tech
Lee Cronin

As profound and exciting success in either the origin of life or artificial life would be for some, it is also scary and terrifying for others. Just recently, figures as notable as Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking openly shared their worries. Could AI pose a threat to humanity?

This Is The World's Biggest Rocket (By A Factor Of Two)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Tech

Later this year the private space company SpaceX will launch the Falcon Heavy, a rocket twice as powerful as any other operational craft in the world....

'Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Tech

Space X almost landed a rocket on a floating platform. By almost we mean it blew up in a huge fireball, but actually, that's not bad at all. Consid...

Stephen Hawking Says AI Will 'Spell The End Of Humanity'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Tech

Professor Stephen Hawking has raised his concerns over humanity's search to create artificial intelligence warning that if it were ever created it cou...

Elon Musk Is Building A Fleet Of Satellites

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has confirmed that his Space X corporation are in the early stages of building a fleet of micro satellites that will give cheap internet acc...

Who's To Blame?

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Tech

After the explosion, comes the blame game. The Russian manufacturer of the engines used in the Antares/Orbital Sciences resupply mission to the Int...

Elon Musk Is Scared Of AI, Thinks We Should Be Too

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Tech

Tesla boss and Space X founder Elon Musk has given his most dire warning yet about artificial intelligence describing it as 'summoning the demon'. ...

James Bond's Submarine Lotus Espirit Is On eBay

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Tech

If you're lucky enough to own a hoverboard and a 55,000 core computer, you might be scratching around for something to stick on your Christmas list. ...