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SpaceX engine production and rocket capacity

Posted in Business on 10th Feb, 2018 01:45 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is producing about 5 engines per week and has the factory capacity for 400 engines per year or about 8 engines per week.
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SpaceX landed two of its three Falcon Heavy first-stage boosters

Posted in Business on 8th Feb, 2018 10:09 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX landed two of its three Falcon Heavy first-stage boosters, as the main core booster crashed into the ocean. Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster was sent out into space.
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The Biggest Tech Takeaways From the 2018 World Economic Forum

Posted in Business on 4th Feb, 2018 10:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Here’s what leaders in business and government had to say at Davos about some of the biggest tech topics facing the world today.
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The 6 biggest hurdles slowing the pace of AI innovation

Posted in Business on 4th Feb, 2018 10:37 PM
by Alex Muller
There are countless exciting prospects for AI development, including applications for health care, agriculture, and other realms of technology, but the AI industry isn’t a runaway train just yet.
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+21

A successful SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch gives NASA new options

Posted in Business on 3rd Feb, 2018 08:49 PM
by Alex Muller
It might be the company’s most anticipated mission yet, and it could open up a new line of business, one that might interest NASA.
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Trump could open California desert to more solar and wind farms

Posted in Business on 3rd Feb, 2018 12:59 AM
by Alex Muller
The Trump administration said it will reconsider an Obama-era conservation plan that blocks energy development across millions of acres.
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+18

Bitcoin braces for worst week since 2013

Posted in Business on 3rd Feb, 2018 12:55 AM
by Alex Muller
Digital currency Bitcoin has fallen 30% this week, leaving it on track for its worst week since April 2013.
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India achieves 20 GW solar capacity goal four years ahead of deadline

Posted in Business on 1st Feb, 2018 11:28 PM
by Alex Muller
In what appears to be a giant step for India towards solar energy, the country has achieved its target that was set for 2022, four years in advance.
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Apple reports record $88.3 billion revenue in Q1 2018 despite flat device sales

Posted in Business on 1st Feb, 2018 11:15 PM
by Alex Muller
Quarterly revenue of $88.3 billion on sales of 77.3 million iPhones, 13.17 million iPads, 5.1 million Macs, and $8.471 million in services.
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Apple, Amazon, Alphabet: The race to a trillion dollars

Posted in Business on 1st Feb, 2018 11:08 PM
by Alex Muller
One of these tech firms is likely to become America’s first ever trillion dollar company.
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South Korea uncovers almost $600 million in illegal cryptocurrency trade

Posted in Business on 1st Feb, 2018 03:56 AM
by Alex Muller
South Korea has uncovered illegal cryptocurrency foreign exchange trading worth nearly $600 million.
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+28

SpaceX successfully launches GovSat-1 on a flight proven Falcon 9

Posted in Business on 1st Feb, 2018 03:51 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX has launched a Falcon 9 rocket loaded with a satellite commissioned by the Government of Luxembourg.
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India Coal Power Is About To Crash: 65% Of Existing Coal Costs More Than New Wind And Solar

Posted in Business on 31st Jan, 2018 04:36 AM
by Alex Muller
Increasingly expensive coal generation will fall further from profitability.
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Facebook bans all cryptocurrency ads

Posted in Business on 31st Jan, 2018 04:20 AM
by Alex Muller
Facebook has said it will block any advertising promoting cryptocurrency products and services.
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Google Lunar XPrize will not be claimed

Posted in Business on 29th Jan, 2018 10:29 PM
by Alex Muller
None of the five finalist Google Lunar XPRIZE teams will make a launch attempt to reach the Moon by the March 31st, 2018 deadline.
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Apple reportedly halves iPhone X production after low sales

Posted in Business on 29th Jan, 2018 10:19 PM
by Alex Muller
Starting at $999, the iPhone X is Apple’s most advanced model to date, but it’s apparently not selling well enough to keep manufacturing at current rates.
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