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Google is bringing support for all Android apps to Daydream VR

Posted in Hardware 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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China increasing industrial robots by ten times to 1.8 million by 2025

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Sep, 2018 10:21 PM
by Alex Muller
The number of industrial robots in china will increase tenfold to 1.8 million units by 2025.
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NovaSAR: UK radar satellite launches to track illegal shipping activity

Posted in Hardware on 16th Sep, 2018 11:29 PM
by Alex Muller
The first all-British radar satellite has launched to orbit on an Indian rocket.
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Israeli moon lander to ride SpaceX rocket

Posted in Hardware on 11th Sep, 2018 09:38 PM
by Alex Muller
The launch, expected late this year or sometime next year, would represent the first Spaceflight rideshare mission to go beyond low Earth orbit.
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SpaceX phase shifting array for receiving internet from satellites

Posted in Hardware on 6th Sep, 2018 10:22 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is developing lighter and cheaper phased array antennas to receive internet from low-earth orbit satellites.
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Cheap perovskite boosts commercial solar cell energy conversion by 20%

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Sep, 2018 11:18 AM
by Alex Muller
UCLA created a double layer solar cell by spraying a thin layer of perovskite onto a commercially available solar cell.
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Russia will be stopping the Proton M rocket project as it cannot compete against SpaceX and China

Posted in Hardware on 1st Sep, 2018 06:28 AM
by Alex Muller
Russia cannot compete with SpaceX or China in launch costs.
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California requiring 100% clean energy by 2045 will cost about $350+ billion in energy storage

Posted in Hardware on 31st Aug, 2018 07:07 AM
by Alex Muller
California has approved legislation requiring 100% clean energy by 2045.
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By 2023, the World Will Have 1 Trillion Watts of Installed Solar PV Capacity

Posted in Hardware on 26th Aug, 2018 02:12 AM
by Alex Muller
It's time for our check-in on where solar PV installations are headed: Prices are still going down and capacity is going up around the world.
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Texas is going green: 86% of future capacity solar or wind, zero coal

Posted in Hardware on 24th Aug, 2018 02:51 AM
by Alex Muller
The Texas power grid is going green, and at an increasing rate.
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+8

Will Mars Opportunity Rover reawaken as Martian dust storm abates?

Posted in Hardware on 20th Aug, 2018 02:03 AM
by Alex Muller
The solar-powered robotic explorer has been silent since June 10 when dust made the air made so opaque that it blotted out the Sun.
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Solar and Wind has to increase 5 times to provide all of annual increase in electricity

Posted in Hardware on 17th Aug, 2018 03:24 AM
by Alex Muller
The power that is added in Asia will determine the energy production mix for new power for the world.
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Airbus has solar powered stratosphere drone that has flown for nearly 26 days

Posted in Hardware 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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SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket looks no worse for wear after 2 launches

Posted in Hardware on 13th Aug, 2018 07:34 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX’s first Falcon 9 Block 5 booster has returned after the rocket’s second successful launch, likely the first of countless reuses.
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Semi-transparent Organic Solar Cells will add power generation to windows

Posted in Hardware on 11th Aug, 2018 02:30 AM
by Alex Muller
A new study pushes organic solar cell efficiency beyond 17% with the authors saying that up to 25% is possible.
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China space launch plans for 2020s and 2030s are to catch up to SpaceX reusable rockets

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Aug, 2018 07:58 PM
by Alex Muller
They are planning for the Long March 8 to have its first test flight around 2021.
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