Elon Musk

Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

by | Publisher: Ecco
Average vote of 43
| 10 total contributions of which 5 reviews , 5 quotes , 0 images , 0 notes , 0 video

La vision di un uomo fuori dall’ordinario in una narrazione che mi ha rapita. Forse non una traduzione eccellente (di tanto in tanto suona ridondante) ma una storia che indubbiamente porta oltre il comune orizzonte di vita.

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“Good ideas are always crazy until they’re not.” Even though the quote comes from Larry Page, it greatly encapsulates the life of Elon Musk portrayed in the book. I have to say that Ashlee Vance did an absolutely splendid job on making a chronologica...Continua
Wrote 9/18/17
Di solito non scrivo recensioni per i libri ma questa volta ho dovuto. Elon Musk è probabilmente uno dei migliori innovatori della Silicon Valley se non del mondo. Prima di leggere questo libro, ho pensato solo a lui come un ricco figlio di avvio che...Continua
Wrote 3/27/17
iii 1. He is extraordinary since childhood. 2. Like most of other VIPs, He is a dick sometimes. 3. Life has its ups and downs. Everyone’s got a history. 4. He really wants to go to and end on Mars. 火箭即將升空前才突然發現bug,並在三十分鐘內解bug,原計劃繼續進行。(said it would h...Continua
Wrote 1/23/17

Don't know how much the stories are sugar-coated. The book is a good read with interesting adventures and struggles. Elon Musk's insights in pursing the paths Tesla and SpaceX are pointing do worth the applause.

Wrote Jul 02, 2016, 22:52
Zip2, PayPal, SolarCity - They are all expressions of Musk. SpaceX is Musk.
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Wrote Jul 02, 2016, 19:40
Both Musk and Stark were the type of men, according to Downey, who "had seized an idea to live by and something to dedicate themselves to" and were not going to waste a moment.
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Wrote Jun 30, 2016, 03:52
Musk had the engineering smarts to know what they were building. He also shared their larger goal of trying to end the United States' addiction to oil. "You need angel investors to have some belief, and it wasn't a purely financial transaction for hi...Continua
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Wrote Jun 30, 2016, 03:47
While many of the people he encountered came off as eccentric dreamers, Musk seemed grounded, knowledgeable, and capable. "I talked to people building ray guns and things in their garages. It was clear that Elon was different. He was a visionary who...Continua
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Wrote Jun 28, 2016, 03:10
"I think there are probably too many smart people pursuing Internet stuff, finance, and law," Mark said on the way. "That is part of the reason why we haven't seen as much innovation."
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