First Click: Elon Musk, rockstar savior
The US has known its fair share of inventors who’ve helped reimagine the modern world. Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison, Edwin Land, Henry Ford, and Nikola Tesla are some of the biggies. Steve Jobs’ name appears on 460 Apple patents in the US Patent and Trademark database while Steve Wozniak lays claim to just 4, the same number attributed to Elon Musk of Tesla Motors.
With Jobs gone and Woz being Woz, it’s Musk who’s donned the crown of US technology laureate. He’s the one we now look to for a glimpse of the world our children will inhabit. Musk oozes PopSci futurism on stage, surrounded by fans more fanatical than any attending an Apple keynote. Like Jobs, Musk can put entire industries on notice with the mere mention of interest…
Source:: The Verge