Tim Cook, Elon Musk among Time's 100 most influential people of 2021

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Apple boss Tim Cook named Time’s most influential people of the year.

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Tech Industry Icons Make Time’s List 100 most influential people of 2021, it was revealed on Wednesday. Apple’s Tim Cook, Tesla and SpaceX’s Elon Musk, Nvidia’s Jensen Huang and Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin were among those honored by the magazine.


Cook’s inclusion comes a day after Apple revealed the iPhone 13, Apple Watch Series 7 and upgraded iPads at a virtual event. In a Time profile, Nike co-founder Phil Knight is appreciated Cook’s “Character, Compassion and Courage.” He also noted that “Apple’s stock has risen 1,000% during Cook’s decade as CEO, making it the most valuable company in the world”.

Write Tesla and SpaceX’s Musk. About thisArianna Huffington, co-founder of the Huffington Post, said she is “expanding human possibilities.”

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“And by doing all this with his relentlessly optimistic, space-half-full performance, he is offering a model for how we can solve the big, existential challenges facing us,” she wrote.

DeepLearning.ai Founder Andrew Ng Gives Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang Credit for helping advance artificial intelligence By directing the company to optimize graphics processing units for more general computing tasks.

“The resulting advances – and powerful chips – laid a foundation that can accommodate much larger neural networks, the programs behind today’s AI,” Ng said of Huang. “In the process, they have helped enable a revolution that allows phones to answer questions, to spray weeds in fields, but not crops, for doctors to predict the properties of new drugs.” For – with more miracles to come.”

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian says crypto pioneer Vitalik Buterin’s work with Ethereum made him More excited about the potential of the Internet than ever before.

“From there, a whole new world has opened up, and spawned new ways to leverage blockchain technology – some of which I have invested in.” Ohanian wrote. “Whether it’s startups like Sorare rediscovering fantasy sports or Rainbow users showing off their NFT collections, none of this would have existed without Vitalik’s creation.”

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