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Before all the companies with which Musk has become synonymous, from The Boring Company and SpaceX to Tesla and PayPal, there was Zip2, an early online directory that helped users find nearby businesses and provide turn-by-turn directions from a set origin
2017/09/15 08:05
Musk often explained the concept through pizza, saying that everyone deserved the right to know the location of their closest pizza parlor and the turn-by turn directions to get there. This may seem obvious today — think Yelp meets Google Maps — but back then not even stoners had dreamed up such a service.
2017/09/15 08:06
Those were the areas that I thought would most affect the future," Musk said in a 2012 video interview with tech entrepreneur and podcast host Kevin Rose. "I was fortunate enough to be involved in those areas.
2017/09/15 08:06
Musk relies on reading for historical context. What he doesn't read are business best-sellers.
2017/09/15 08:07
cal context. What he doesn't read are business best-sellers.
2017/09/15 08:07
business
2017/09/15 08:07
I don't read many general business books
2017/09/15 08:07
,
2017/09/15 08:07
Musk's first wife told his biographer, "Elon is not someone who would say, 'I feel you. I see your point of view,. Because he doesn't have that 'I feel you' dimension there were things that seemed obvious to other people that weren't that obvious to him
2017/09/15 08:09