iOS app Android app

Hyperloop

Invasion of the Pod People

XPRIZE | Posted 03.16.2015 | Technology
XPRIZE

What do we know about the future? It will be sleek and streamlined; the Internet will be faster; Elon Musk will be king; and we'll all travel in pods.

Elon Musk Is Supposedly Building A Hyperloop Test Track

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 01.15.2015 | Business

Elon Musk is supposedly building a test track for Hyperloop -- his futuristic high-speed transportation system that would carry people from Los Angele...

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Could Be Just 10 Years Away

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 12.20.2014 | Business

Hyperloop, the ultra-fast tube transport dreamed up by SpaceX founder and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, could be ready for passengers in as few as 10 ye...

Innovation in the Government Industry

Michael B. Fishbein | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology
Michael B. Fishbein

Government may be susceptible to the same forces that are currently changing many major industries. Software is eating government, too. Therefore go...

Innovations That Will Change Your Life: A Conversation With Elon Musk

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 02.04.2015 | World

Elon Musk is an entrepreneur and founder of Tesla, SpaceX and SolarCity. WORLDPOST: What are the key innovations that will change our lives in the ...

Eleven Things to Give #climatethanks for

Heather Libby | Posted 01.27.2014 | Green
Heather Libby

For every missed opportunity at the international level, there are countries, states, cities and individuals stepping up to do more.

SpaceX and Its 'X' Factor

Ayodele Faiyetole | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Ayodele Faiyetole

Just as we set out of the Mountain View's NASA Ames Research Center 583C Building on July 27 on our way to Los Angeles for a tour visit of SpaceX, thr...

5 Ways The Earth Will Change Forever

weather.com | Posted 09.08.2013 | World

From the damages wrought by Hurricane Sandy along the East Coast in October 2012, to the construction of the biggest building in the world in China, e...

Sanjay Gupta Is Decades Too Late on Marijuana

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 10.26.2013 | Media
Jeff Sorensen

The most dangerous thing of this entire situation is that Gupta is still licensed as a doctor and has just now come across the epiphany of overwhelming common sense.

If Musk Isn't Going To Build The Hyperloop, Someone Else Will

AP | By JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 10.23.2013 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk urged the public to polish sketch plans he released last week for a "Hyperloop" that would sho...

Musk's Hyperloop: Getting Past the Dog at the Gate

Jim Moore | Posted 10.19.2013 | Politics
Jim Moore

Hyperloop's biggest obstacle is the ever-growling Cerberus of the people's pocketbook: a dollar-sniffing watchdog with the three heads of public resistance, legislative reluctance, and administrative recalcitrance. Sneaking a good idea past this hell hound is a Heraclean task.

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

Quora | Posted 10.19.2013 | Technology
Quora

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.

Why Elon Musk Is the Next Steve Jobs

Jon Packer | Posted 10.16.2013 | Business
Jon Packer

Remember the big thinkers. They are the ones who recognize how design, in its broadest sense, is the ultimate problem solver.

Where Else Should The Hyperloop Go?

WHERE | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel
WHERE

Ever wanted to hop from San Francisco to Los Angeles for an afternoon of shopping? Or spend a couple hours soaking up the sun in Orlando after lunch in Atlanta? Want to catch a great concert in Nashville but be in bed in St. Louis later that night?

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday 8/16/13

John Zipperer | Posted 10.16.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

If hyperloops excite you and olinguitos don't make you hungry, you should do pretty well on our latest Week to Week news quiz.

'Daily Show' Compares Hyperloop To A Sharknado

Posted 10.15.2013 | Comedy

Wednesday's "Daily Show" featured John Oliver tearing apart two billionaires of the tech world unveiling new ideas under shaky pretenses. While Jeff B...

Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, and the New Heroic American Capitalism

Adam Hanft | Posted 10.13.2013 | Business
Adam Hanft

Amazon, PayPal and the other disruptive businesses started by our new Heroic Capitalists were birthed by the ability and willingness of venture firms -- not traditional banks -- to see their vision and invest behind it.

Eleazar David Melendez

Expert Weighs In On Why Hyperloop Won't Work

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 08.13.2013 | Technology

Even if he builds it, they probably won’t come. A day after Elon Musk unveiled details on his futuristic plan for a superspeed alternative method...

Eleazar David Melendez

So, A Few Problems With The Hyperloop..

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 08.14.2013 | Technology

Upon unveiling Hyperloop, a futuristic concept for high-speed travel that promises to turn the six-hour commute from San Francisco to Los Angeles into...

Inside Elon Musk's Head: Hyperloop Inspiration

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 10.13.2013 | San Francisco
Alison van Diggelen

Some call Elon Musk's plans for The Hyperloop "insane," others call it "genius," but the question remains: What's going on inside Musk's head and where does he get his wild ideas? It's a question I put to Musk during an in-depth interview.

HYPERLOOP UNVEILED

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 08.13.2013 | Technology

Late Monday afternoon, after a year of mystery and speculation, billionaire Elon Musk revealed the plans for the "Hyperloop," a so-called "fifth mode"...

Elon Musk Finally Explains The Hyperloop

Bloomberg Businessweek | Posted 10.12.2013 | Technology

Almost a year after Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla Motors (TSLA) and SpaceX, first floated the idea of a superfast mode of transportation, he has...

Here Comes The Hyperloop

AP | By JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 10.12.2013 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Imagine strapping into a car-sized capsule and hurtling through a tube at more than 700 mph — not for the thrill of it, but to ...

What Is The 'Hyperloop'?

Posted 08.09.2013 | Green

From SPACE.com's Mike Wall: The fevered speculation about billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's mysterious "Hyperloop" transport system is about to ...

LA To San Francisco In 30 Minutes?

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 07.16.2013 | Los Angeles

If Elon Musk gets his way, commuting Californians will be able to go from Los Angeles to San Francisco (and vice versa) in about 30 minutes. Currently...