[LINK] Hyperloop officially announced — predictions, anyone?

by MalcolmOcean 6y12th Aug 201332 comments

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I was studying in the LW Study Hall, and during our break someone posted this link to the official hyperloop announcement:

http://www.spacex.com/sites/spacex/files/hyperloop_alpha-20130812.pdf

One member was doubtful it would get past regulations, and another said "tentative p>0.05 that a hyperloop gets made by 2100", which was met with "p>0.05 that uploading people and moving them between bodies will be available by 2100".

It struck me that people might be interested in betting on things like this, or at least having a conversation about it.

A few predictions to start:

More predictions, based on comments: