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Forbes indicates Elon Musk of spaceX fame is worth $2 billion

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2012 12:58 AM
by AlexMuller
Elon Musk joins our list of the worlds billionaires following a 25% stock value gain in Tesla, his publicly traded electric car company
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The future of U.S. manufacturing

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2012 12:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Nanotech, 3D printing, and self aware factories
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China social networks hit by censorship, says study

Posted in Business on 10th Mar, 2012 11:44 PM
by AlexMuller
Chinese censors are actively targeting social media to quash discussion of banned topics, suggests research.
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NASA Boss Says Mars Colonization Will Be Corporate Only

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 06:39 PM
by AlexMuller
The future of space exploration is going to be dependent on a mix of public and private money, and its likely that the first Mars colonization missions will be commercial operations
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Google working on motion interface for Android

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 06:20 PM
by AlexMuller
Microsoft has had great success with the Kinect, its motion detecting interface for the Xbox 360 game console
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Robots everywhere, driverless cars...

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 05:21 PM
by AlexMuller
new eco solutions, screens that read feelings, and smart museums and stadiums just some of the City of the Future technologies at this years Cebit trade fair in Hanover, Germany.
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IBM drills holes into optical chip for terabit per second speed

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 07:30 PM
by AlexMuller
IBM researchers have built a prototype optical chip that can transfer a terabit of data per second
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Why the new iPad is so huge for Apple

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 07:00 PM
by AlexMuller
yesterdays new iPad introduction was Apples most important event of the year.
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Skylon Spaceplane project working on pre cooler and heat exchanger

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 12:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Progress has been made on the helium loop, liquid nitrogen cooling system and the Viper engine ready for precooler testing to commence.
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World Poverty has been cut in half since 1990 according to the World Bank

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 12:14 AM
by AlexMuller
At the current rate of progress there will still be around 1 billion people living below $1.25 per day in 2015.
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SpaceX Passes Major Test

Posted in Business on 6th Mar, 2012 08:19 PM
by APM
The next step is a full launch and docking with the International Space Station.
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Sweden: the first country in Europe to get 4G LTE

Posted in Business on 5th Mar, 2012 11:21 PM
by APM
TeliaSonera was the first operator in the world to launch a 4G LTE network. Were talking December 2009 here, a full year before Verizon turned on their 4G LTE network
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iPad 3 sought after by one third of mobile web users

Posted in Business on 4th Mar, 2012 02:47 PM
by APM
About 30 percent of mobile web users plan to purchase the muchanticipated Apple iPad 3 upon its release N6BAKBGGQRPN
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Anonymous, Decentralized File Sharing is Booming

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2012 05:09 PM
by APM
The file sharing landscape is adjusting in response to the continued push for more anti piracy tools, the final Pirate Bay verdict, and the raids in the Megaupload case.
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Proposed National Goal of doubling launches every year

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2012 02:45 PM
by APM
Is it possible to double the number of permit holding private launches every year for the rest of the decade? That would mean 1,280 liftoffs in 2019 an average of 3 1/2 per day.
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Googles new privacy policy: what has changed and what you can do about it

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2012 02:31 PM
by APM
Googles broad new privacy policy went into effect March 1.
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