Last weekend in Los Angeles, 27 international teams gave us a preview of what could be the future of transportation. The idea sprang from the mind of Elon Musk, CEO of Space X, but the engineering was done by universities and companies all over the world. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.
With the advent of the digital age, anyone with a good idea and the ability to code can produce innovations that were not possible before the internet. Taking that idea to the next level, and ultimately forming a startup, takes a team of people with unique skills. Forming those teams often occurs at an event called a hackathon. VOA’s Elizabeth Lee looks at one company that organizes hackathons around the world.