Seasteading means the opening of new frontiers and making something happen that has never been done before.
Many sense that recent economic downturns in the developed world have resulted in part from a decline in our willingness to think big and take risks on new technology. Peter Thiel, The Seasteading Institute’s co-founder and most generous supporter, has made many successful bets on unproven technology in the past, and is using his fortuneRead more
It is November, 2012, and I ask you to join me in a thought experiment. Let’s cast our minds back, and imagine… Imagine it is 1998, and Digital Equipment Corporation’s “AltaVista” is the most popular search engine on the young internet. Two Stanford graduate students, Larry Page & Sergey Brin, have an idea for aRead more
The Wall Street Journal‘s executive online editor Alan Murray recently sat down with Paypal founder and Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel and asked the question, "How Can Government Help Spur Innovation?"