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How Robotic Blacksmithing Could Change Manufacturing Forever

by Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics

It will supersede additive manufacturing and CNC machining for good.

Elon Musk believes that “machines that build the machines” are ultimately more important than whatever it is you’re manufacturing. In his own work with Tesla and SpaceX, it’s clear why Musk says this: He uses less expensive and more scalable processes to build the parts for spacecrafts and cars.

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Hyperloop One wants to help your self-driving car go the speed of sound

by Andrew J. Hawkins, The Verge

When it comes to outlandish transportation ideas, go big or go home

Imagine a future where you tap an app on your smartphone to summon a self-driving car. Heard this one already? Okay, what about when your robot car drives into an airless tube hundreds of miles long and careens across country at close to the speed of sound? Now are you impressed? Continue reading Hyperloop One wants to help your self-driving car go the speed of sound

Elon Musk may have a new partner in his mission to colonize Mars

by Arjun Kharpal, CNBC TECH Transformers

Billionaire Elon Musk and SpaceX may have just found a new partner in their his planned mission to Mars.

Naveen Jain, the founder of a space exploration company called Moon Express, told CNBC on Thursday that his start-up is willing to work with Musk. Continue reading Elon Musk may have a new partner in his mission to colonize Mars