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Airbus has solar powered stratosphere drone that has flown for nearly 26 days

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2018 02:29 PM
by Alex Muller
It will offer local satellite-like services and runs on solar power. It flies in the stratosphere at an average altitude of 70,000 feet.
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US Renewables Are Closing In on Nuclear Generation

Posted in Business on 12th Aug, 2018 05:50 AM
by Alex Muller
Renewables produced more electricity than nuclear for the first five months of 2018.
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Request for $8 billion over 5 years would just be to set up the Space Force

Posted in Business on 11th Aug, 2018 02:39 AM
by Alex Muller
Trump will request that Congress set aside $8 billion to fund the creation of the Department of the Space Force.
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Researchers Discover Crypto Scam Involving Twitter Bots

Posted in Business on 9th Aug, 2018 01:49 AM
by Alex Muller
Researchers from security software companyDuo Security came across a network of at least 15,000 bots working together to perpetuate a cryptocurrency scam.
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Elon Musk Reveals When SpaceX Will Be Able to Send Humans Into Space

Posted in Business on 8th Aug, 2018 07:58 AM
by Alex Muller
NASA estimates the firm will be ready for people-carrying space adventures as early as April of next year.
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China main SpaceX competitor as Russia is giving up

Posted in Business on 6th Aug, 2018 12:36 PM
by Alex Muller
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has stated that it is not worth it for Russia to compete for space launches against SpaceX and China.
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Exchange Traded Funds Explained and Advantages When Cryptocurrency ETFs are approved

Posted in Business on 4th Aug, 2018 10:09 PM
by Alex Muller
There are several groups trying to create cryptocurrency ETFs.
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DARPA will fund 18 month experiments of potential AI breakthroughs

Posted in Business on 4th Aug, 2018 09:42 PM
by Alex Muller
Exploring new AI concepts, DARPA aims to outpace competing, global AI science and technology discovery efforts.
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US tracking to 4-5% GDP growth in third quarter and 4% for 2018

Posted in Business on 3rd Aug, 2018 07:53 PM
by Alex Muller
U.S. GDP was $19.8 trillion at the end of 2017.
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In California, 100% Solar and Wind in 2045 will need $350 billion in storage

Posted in Business on 29th Jul, 2018 08:48 AM
by Alex Muller
If California reaches the 80% mark for renewables there will be massive amounts of surplus generation during the summer months.
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Tech and Economic Boom for a Roaring 2020s ?

Posted in Business on 27th Jul, 2018 06:41 AM
by Alex Muller
There is a good chance that there will be a strong global economic and technological boom. Instead of 3% average annual World GDP growth the 2020s could see 4-6%.
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Google announces AutoML Vision, Natural Language, Translation, and Contact Center AI

Posted in Business on 25th Jul, 2018 03:49 AM
by Alex Muller
Google revealed that since January, around 18,000 customers have expressed interest in AutoML Vision.
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SpaceX will be launching another Block 5 rocket but will add new helium tanks for NASA astronaut missions

Posted in Business on 22nd Jul, 2018 02:34 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is working towards getting Falcon 9 Block 5 certified for launching astronauts.
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U.S. Solar Has Grown 39-Fold In Last Decade

Posted in Business on 18th Jul, 2018 06:05 AM
by Alex Muller
An increase of 75,123 GWh, according to a new report from Environment America.
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How Will We Shop in the Future?

Posted in Business on 18th Jul, 2018 05:58 AM
by Alex Muller
The future of shopping lies in the tech industry, which is no wonder when 55% of shoppers prefer interacting with robots rather than human beings when they shop.
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Sweden to reach 2030 renewable energy goal in 2018

Posted in Business on 16th Jul, 2018 10:45 PM
by Alex Muller
Sweden is on course to reach one of its renewable energy targets 12 years ahead of schedule, with wind turbines making a 2030 goal achievable in 2018.
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