ACE WEEKLY NEWS ROUNDUP - WEEK 39
October 2 – October 9, 2017
This week the news headlines came from: SpaceX. PetSmart and Airbnb. Starting with SpaceX's upcoming long distance trips in just 30 minutes and Elon Musk's big announcement for Puerto Rico . Moving on to PetSmart's new online pharmacy and Airbnb's AI development to create more personalized trips.
1. Elon Musk wants to blast you from New York to London in 29 minutes.
Elon Musk wants to use space rockets to go anywhere on earth in less than an hour for around the same price as an economy airline ticket. Check out this video for more information.
2. Elon Musk says that, if given the green light, he can power Puerto Rico
Elon Musk, founder of Tesla, and SpaceX, one of our portfolio companies, just released a big announcement for Puerto Rico! Read more.
3. PetSmart Launches Online Pharmacy
Pet retailer PetSmart, one of our portfolio companies launched its own online-only pharmacy — PetSmart Pharmacy! Read more.
4. How Airbnb plans to use AI to make travel more personalized for you
Imagine if one day, Airbnb offers a true end-to-end trip: personalized, and just right for you! Read more.