"Sexiest Man of The Year" Entrepreneur Elon Musk is a man with many plans. The founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX sits down with TED curator Chris Anderson to share details about his visionary projects, which include a mass-marketed electric car, a solar energy leasing company and a fully reusable rocket.
A technology writer follows Musk's life from his difficult South African childhood to his involvement in Internet start-ups like the rocket company SpaceX, the electric-car company Tesla and the solar-power installation company Solar City.
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Elon Musk: CEO and chief designer of SpaceX, chief engineer for Falcon 1 the first privately developed liquid fuel rocket to reach orbit, the Falcon 9 rockets and the Dragon space capsule. Oversaw product development/design for the all-electric Tesla Roadster and Model S sedan. Non-executive chairman of SolarCity, the leading provider of solar power systems in California. Co-founded PayPal and co-founded Zip2. He has a physics degree from the University of Pennsylvania.
Elon Musk: cars you can drive will eventually be outlawed
Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk believes that cars you can control will eventually be outlawed in favor of ones that are controlled by robots. The simple explanation: Musk believes computers... NCO eCommerce,