Wednesday, December 31, 2014

WEDNESDAY ELON MUSK NEWS


NEWS
ABC News
Business Insider
What It's Like Inside Elon Musk's 'Reality Distortion Field'
"Diamonds are created under pressure, and Elon Musk is a master diamond maker," Dolly Singh, former head of talent acquisition for SpaceX, told ...
SpaceFlight Insider
Elon Musk's reusable rocket could land in 2015
SpaceX will attempt to land one of its Falcon 9 rockets upright after it sends a Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on Jan. 6.
Businessinsider India
ELON MUSK: Tesla Is Building A Wild Car Charger That Springs Out Of The Wall And ...
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk says his company is working on a wild idea for its car chargers: Instead of needing to connect the car manually, the ...
Silicon Valley Business Journal
The Space Reporter
Elon Musk hides ulterior motive for space exploration, expert says
Over the last several years, much ink has been spilled over the exploits of the Richard Bransons and Elon Musks of the world, particularly how their ...
Billionaires Australia
Elon Musk: The Billionaire Space Dreamer
Not only is the 43-year-old one of the richest people on the planet, he dreams of living on Mars. There is no such thing as an idea that is too big for the ...
Transport Evolved
Transport Evolved's Most Popular Stories of 2014: James May, Gigafactories, and Elon Musk's ...
In less than sixteen hours, countries all around the world will begin the twenty-five hour period of saying goodbye to 2014 and welcoming in 2015.
InvestCorrectly
CNNMoney
The Conspiracy Behind The Oil Price Collapse (Satire)
And of course, the real truth: Richard Branson caused the oil price to crash in an effort to hurt Elon Musk's electric vehicle business, so as to reduce his ...
What If 2014 Never Stopped?
4) Elon Musk will push a golden shovel into the ground to commemorate the beginning of the construction for his “Hyperloop,” a pneumatic tube ...
CNET
What next for the future tech of 2014?
And in July, Elon Musk's SpaceX had suffered the loss of one of its Falcon 9 rockets during a test flight. Musk intoned, via itter, that "rockets are tricky ...
DailyFinance
5 IPOs That Failed to Live Up to the Hype
Vivint had a thick Rolodex of homeowners as existing customers for other services, and the market was mesmerized by Elon Musk's SolarCity (SCTY), ...
Forbes
Outernet: Beaming Information to the World's 4 Billion Who Are Offline
Tesla's Elon Musk announced this year that he too is getting into the game, delivering the Internet with his “low-cost” satellites. These are just three of ...
Valley morning Star
2014: Year In Review
In this photo taken Sept. 22, SpaceX's Elon Musk, left, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrive for the groundbreaking ceremony of the new SpaceX launch ...
Motley Fool
3 Challenges for SolarCity Corporation in 2015
This so-called "Gigafactory" is a page out of Chairman Elon Musk's book -- one that will make SolarCity's supply chain more vertical and save the ...
The Durango Herald
From flops to fortunes
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is among those who have benefited from a loan guarantee from the Department of Energy for unproven green-energy projects.
Tesla Stock Forecast For 2015 Based On A Predictive Algorithm (TSLA)
Among other reasons, it seems that CEO Elon Musk's Christmas Day Twitter activity (detailing a plan to upgrade the battery on the Tesla Roadster - the ...
The Truth About Cars
Bark's Bites: Bold Predictions for 2015
Elon Musk had the cards stacked his way, but he couldn't capitalize. The party is likely over for Tesla by the end of the year—and likely in a sale to an ...
How Our Tech Can (and Will) Kill Us
Elon Musk got some attention when he mentioned that a great fear of his is artificial intelligence (AI) taking over the world and threatening mankind.
Triple Pundit (blog)
Nominate Your 2014 Sustainability Winners and Losers
Elon Musk. 2014 marked the year Musk became the poster person for the green economic revolution. His vision for rooftop solar and electric cars has ...
CleanTechnica
New Electric Cars In 2015 — I'm Counting 15
If it matches the concept vehicle (and note that Elon Musk has promised it will be even better), no other SUV or crossover should compete with it.
Singularity Hub
Women Working on the Frontiers of Technology
A significant portion of the world's internet billionaires including Elon Musk, Paul Allen, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos have ...
CleanTechnica
BMW Rep Says Electric Vehicle Breakout Moment Approaching
... but noted that said technology will likely be outcompeted by conventional battery technologies. This same thing has been said by Tesla's Elon Musk, ...
Is [Your Invention Here] The Future of Aviation?
During a recent talk at MIT, entrepreneur Elon Musk mentioned offhand that he'd done some back-of-the-napkin calculations for a “notional supersonic ...
Nevada Appeal
2014 for Carson City, state: Charged up by Tesla, celebrating 150
5: Tesla Motor's Elon Musk told a crowd in front of the Capitol the company is moving to Nevada because “you've created a state where you can move ...
Houston Chronicle
2014 in Houston: The year of the noise
Elon Musk, CEO of Space X, says the site will be used to launch the company's Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy vehicles and a variety of reusable ...

WEDNESDAY BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS


NEWS
Payment Week
Tech 2015: Block Chain Will Break Free From Bitcoin To Power Distributed Apps
In many ways, the crypto currency Bitcoin had a very bad year in 2014. It has fallen from a value of over $1,000 per Bitcoin last January to just over ...
RT
Bitcoin 2.0: Revolution resumed
Bitcoin, barely above $300, appears a shadow of its one-time booming self. The lure of the million-dollar bitcoin and beyond has become unthinkable ...
SFGate (blog)
The year in bitcoin, in two charts
But the already volatile value of bitcoin plummeted in the latter part of 2014. As Re/Code's James Temple pointed out, newspapers, taxi medallions ...
Winklevosses Will 20M Shares In Bitcoin ETF: MarketWatch
It's been some time since we've heard about the Winklevoss twins' bitcoin ETF, but their Bitcoin Trust just filed to sell more than 20 million shares on ...
Gigaom
CryptoCoinsNews
Forget Bitcoin Price and Bet on Bitcoin Killer Apps
The worst currency of 2014 was Bitcoin. But the march of Bitcoin continues – the less Bitcoin is seen as a speculative currency, the easier is to realize ...
PRI
Quoting Spiderman didn't spare a Bitcoin evangelist from prison
Bitcoin promoter Charlie Shrem walks out of federal court in Lower Manhattan on September 4, 2014. A judge later sentenced Shrem to two years in ...
CoinDesk
The Giant Awakens: Asia's Top Bitcoin Stories in 2014
In terms of funding and business activity, the Asian bitcoin scene is dominated by its most advanced economies: China, South Korea, Japan, Hong ...
The 5 Phases of Bitcoin Adoption
What will it take for Bitcoin to gain broad adoption and become the ... Worth Wray sat down with Barry Silbert, founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust, ...
CryptoCoinsNews
Bitcoin Price At Year's End
Prices down Bitcoin Price remains in a narrow trading range. CCN presents 2014's final Bitcoin price technical analysis after a gruelling year of ...
CoinDesk
Venture Capital Funding for Bitcoin Startups Triples in 2014
It's been a bumper 12 months for bitcoin companies raising funding. In fact, the amount of venture capital flowing into bitcoin startups this year is more ...
Daily Beast
You Were Wrong About Miley & Bitcoin: 2014s Failed Predictions
This year was supposed to see the advent of space tourism, the rise of Google Glasses and the implosion of Obamacare and a certain twerking starlet.
Ars Technica
Got a parking ticket in NYC? City looking at Apple Pay, Bitcoin as ways to pay
New York City's Department of Finance recently submitted a Request for Information (RFI) (PDF) about “mobile solutions for payment” of parking ...
CryptoCoinsNews
isoHunt's Gary Fung Says Bitcoin Can Help End Online Piracy
isohunt Online piracy has been on the minds of many thanks to the recent Sony debacle. Those who were torrenting movies and music anytime in the ...
Wall Street Journal (blog)
BitBeat: 2014 Will Be Bitcoin's Auld Lang Syne, Someday
Welcome to BitBeat, your daily dose of crypto-current events, written by Paul Vigna and Michael J. Casey. Bitcoin Latest Price: $315.08, up 1.7% (via ...
Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust files to sell 20.1 million shares
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust on Wednesday filed to sell 20.1 million shares on the Nasdaq exchange. The shares ...
Inside Bitcoins
Making Bitcoin Security Easy Enough for Anyone to Figure Out
NEW YORK (InsideBitcoins) — If there's anything bitcoin users learned over the last year, it's that the technology around digital currency still needs ...
Why There's Confusion Over Valuing Bitcoin
Bitcoin presents a new type of nontraditional, highly technical, experimental, and global digital instrument to our already complex world. That should ...
CryptoCoinsNews
Indian Reserve Bank Governor: Bitcoin is Fascinating
India key New Delhi Television Limited, one of India's largest TV networks, aired a show featuring an interview with the Governor of Reserve Bank of ...
PYMNTS.com
Bitcoin Isn't As Anonymous As You Thought
Security researchers may have broken Bitcoin's ability to let users make anonymous transactions with the cryptocurrency, according to Bank Info ...
Inside Bitcoins
Bitcoin 2014: Malware, Mobile Payments and Political Maneuvers
LONDON (InsideBitcoins) — Six months in to 2014 and bitcoin was not only still reeling from the events of Mt Gox, it was also suffering from a series of ...
The CoinFront
Bitcoin In 2014: The Bad
Several events occurred, many beyond control of the Bitcoin community, which have some scratching their heads and others foaming with frustration.
Bitcoin In 2014: The Ugly
A combination of community naivete and lack of regulation made Bitcoin the perfect place for scammery. Meanwhile, the same naivete led many ...
newsBTC
Gary Fung Feels Bitcoin and Streaming Go Hand in Hand
Gary Fung, founder of the online torrent files repository isoHunt, believes that in the future, online streaming will be the only outlet for entertainment, ...
Bitcoinist.net
Bitcoin Regulation Is Still Far Away For America
Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) is a 100-year-old trade organization for state regulators that primarily concerns itself with representing ...
CoinTelegraph
Singapore Hosting Inside Bitcoins 2015 Conference
The major cryptocurrency event, Inside Bitcoin, will be held next year in Singapore on January 29-30, 2015. Event sponsors are encouraging people ...
ForexMinute.com
Cryptocurrency Trading News: Bitcoin, Litecoin Leaves 2014 on Bearish Note
ForexMinute.com – Nothing has changed much in the cryptocurrency market in over the last 24 hours, as both Bitcoin and Litecoin continue to ...
Bitcoinist.net
New York City ponders bitcoin and Apple Pay for parking tickets
To do so, it's accepting pitches for payment systems that'd take advantage of mobile tech and things like Apple Pay and bitcoin. New York has an ...
Possible Russian Bitcoin Ban Could Start Domino Effect for Other Countries
As Russia is set to become the latest country to legally restrict virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, an investigative journalist for Bitcoinist and senior ...
CoinTelegraph
Anthony Di Iorio: 'The Time has come for me to focus on my Businesses'
Anthony Di Iorio, the founder of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada (BAC), has resigned from its position as Executive Director and member of the Board to ...
PYMNTS.com
The dark web: what it is, how it works, and why it's not going away
All transactions were conducted using Bitcoin, meaning they couldn't be traced the way credit-card transactions can be. But eventually, law ...
La Kasa de la Muntanya, referent internacional del bitcoin
El bitcoin és una moneda nascuda fa pocs anys a internet, i que té molt predicament entre els ambients anarquistes perquè no necessita que cap ...
CryptoCoinsNews
Microsoft also Exploring Blockchain Technology for the IOT "World of Distributed, Connected ...
iot Since starting to accept Bitcoin earlier this month, Microsoft has not started offering Bitcoin acceptance globally, or for all of its products. Currently ...
Hashie and LTCGear Users: Where are our Bitcoins?
Two cloud-mining sites, Hashie.co and LTCGear have seemingly up and vanished. While LTC later reappeared, no payouts have been received and ...
BGR
Find out what your state Googled more than any other in 2014
Each of the 50 United States of America has a unique personality. Estately, a real estate search site, recently put together a revealing graphic that ...
Red Herring
The top 10 technology stories from 2014
The alternative, digital currency bitcoin suffered a catastrophic blow in February when the bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox revealed it had lost 850,000 ...