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SpaceX competitor Vector raises $70 million to build more rockets

Posted in Business on 22nd Oct, 2018 02:55 AM
by Alex Muller
Vector focuses on the use of smaller rockets to put microsatellites in orbit and make deliveries.
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Swedish company Ovzon is the fourth client for SpaceX Falcon Heavy launches

Posted in Business on 18th Oct, 2018 06:16 PM
by Alex Muller
Ovzon has agreed with SpaceX for launch of Ovzon’s first GEO satellite. The launch is expected no earlier than Q4 2020.
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SpaceX rocket competitors get some US Air force help

Posted in Business on 15th Oct, 2018 03:03 PM
by Alex Muller
The US Air Force gave out contracts for rockets Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems and United Launch Alliance to develop launch system prototypes.
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+8

China plan to win AI with lots of money, data and easy regulations

Posted in Business on 15th Oct, 2018 03:01 PM
by Alex Muller
China wants to integrate four areas for stronger AI. China will use abundant data, hungry entrepreneurs, many AI scientists, and AI-friendly policy.
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SpaceX BFR will beat SLS rocket to orbit

Posted in Business on 13th Oct, 2018 08:59 PM
by Alex Muller
The NASA auditor has just produced a report which indicates the first test flight of the first version of the SLS will likely slip badly from June 2020.
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AI to create more jobs than are lost because of economic growth

Posted in Business on 7th Oct, 2018 08:23 AM
by Alex Muller
Around 26% of existing jobs in China could be automated over the next 20 years, but this is projected to be more than offset by job creation of 38%.
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Blue Origin lunar mission in 2023 and Lockheed pitches a Lunar Lander

Posted in Business on 5th Oct, 2018 01:58 AM
by Alex Muller
Lockheed Martin revealed a giant crewed lunar lander concept and showed how the reusable lander aligns with NASA’s missions.
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Moon Express raises $12.5 million and targets 2020 for moon mission

Posted in Business on 3rd Oct, 2018 06:41 AM
by Alex Muller
Moon Express is planning to send new robotic explorers to the Moon starting in 2020.
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Starting 2019, Iridium satellites providing Amazon cloud for internet of things

Posted in Business on 3rd Oct, 2018 06:37 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is launching the $3 billion satellite network for Iridium, with the eighth and final launch happening later this year.
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NASA Just Announced a Bold 3-Part Plan to Send Humans to The Moon And Mars

Posted in Business on 2nd Oct, 2018 01:49 AM
by Alex Muller
NASA's got a whole new plan. It wants boots on the Moon in 10 years and on Mars in 20. Give or take.
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New Jersey Utility Plans $4.1 Billion in Clean Energy Investment

Posted in Business on 2nd Oct, 2018 01:34 AM
by Alex Muller
Utilities across the country are moving to invest in grid upgrades and new technologies designed to help states achieve green-energy mandates.
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Blue Origin BE-4 engine will power mid-2020 ULA Vulcan booster

Posted in Business on 29th Sep, 2018 05:17 PM
by Alex Muller
“We are pleased to enter into this partnership with Blue Origin and look forward to a successful first flight of our next-generation launch vehicle,” said Bruno.
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Will the US waste $100+ billion on SLS, Orion and LOP-G by 2030?

Posted in Business on 29th Sep, 2018 05:10 PM
by Alex Muller
The US could get so much more accomplished in space if they stop wasting money on the Space Launch System, Orion and the Lunar gateway.
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Europe's Ariane-5 rocket makes 100th flight

Posted in Business on 26th Sep, 2018 06:48 PM
by Alex Muller
Europe's Ariane 5 rocket has completed its 100th mission. Tuesday's flight saw it lift two big satellites into orbit from its operating base in French Guiana.
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Elon Musk estimates 2028 to realize Mars Base Alpha

Posted in Business on 25th Sep, 2018 12:45 AM
by Alex Muller
Elon Musk has tweeted out that he expects the Mars Base could be built by 2028.
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Google is bringing support for all Android apps to Daydream VR

Posted in Business on 23rd Sep, 2018 10:27 PM
by Alex Muller
Google is continuing to push Daydream VR, the company announced, as it’s making moves that expand the app support and usability of its devices.
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