5 Crazy Yet Successful Companies Started By Elon Musk

In this age of innovation and technology, who hasn’t heard of Elon Musk? He a genius entrepreneur, investor, and engineer who has slightly crazy ideas relating to technology!

Elon Musk was born on 28 June 1971 in South Africa and but his real journey to fame started in the USA after he enrolled in a Ph.D. at Stanford for 2 days but then dropped out in 1995 to start his own web software company Zip2

Elon Musk"s Introduction

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So now, let’s see the Top 5 Interesting Companies Started By Elon Musk so you can get to know more about him.

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He founded SpaceX in 2002, which is a private company that designs, manufactures and launches rockets into space. And the ultimate mission of SpaceX is to make our dream of living on other planets a reality!!!

1. SpaceX

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Tesla Inc. created in July 2003. However, Elon Musk joined Tesla in 2004 as its chairman and then became its CEO and product architect in 2008. In fact, as of 2019 Musk holds the record as the longest-tenured CEO of any automotive manufacturer in the world!

2. Tesla

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Elon Musk announced the creation of OpenAI in December 2015 which aims to make sure that the AI created is safe and useful for humans in the future (So no doomsday scenarios occur!!!). However, Musk resigned from the board of directors in February 2018 as Tesla was investing more and more in AI and this may have caused a conflict of interest for him.

3. OpenAI

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Would you like your brain to be connected to artificial intelligence so that you can become a human-robot hybrid with mysterious mind powers? This is what Neuralink aims to do in the long term future.

4. Neuralink

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when Elon Musk was stuck in traffic in January 2017, he did something entirely different!!! First, he tweeted “Traffic is driving me nuts. I am going to build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging…” and then created a privately-funded tunnel construction company called the Boring Company to fix the problems created by the 2D transport system

5. Boring Company

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