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SpaceX expects government support for development of BFR launch system

Posted in Hardware on 17th Nov, 2017 05:47 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is developing BFR reusable rocket and BFS reusable spacecraft, for which the company expects to receive financial support.
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AI will obliterate half of all jobs, starting with white collar, says ex-Google China president

Posted in Hardware on 14th Nov, 2017 01:46 PM
by Alex Muller
'The white collar jobs are easier to take because they're pure a quantitative analytical process.'
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+31

The Apple Watch can accurately detect hypertension and sleep apnea, a new study suggests

Posted in Hardware on 14th Nov, 2017 01:38 PM
by Alex Muller
Cardiogram and UCSF previously demonstrated the ability for the Apple Watch to detect abnormal heart rhythm with a 97 percent accuracy.
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+25

Air Force general says China is advancing in space five times as quickly as the US

Posted in Hardware on 13th Nov, 2017 11:46 AM
by Alex Muller
While the U.S. still leads every other country in space, Kwast cautions that edge is whittling away.
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+33

US should back Spacex and Blue Origin and not ULA

Posted in Hardware on 12th Nov, 2017 01:02 PM
by Alex Muller
Boeing and Lockheed are the backers of ULA. They have not built a complete new rocket for over a decade.
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+27

NASA is saving big bucks by partnering with commercial companies like SpaceX

Posted in Hardware on 11th Nov, 2017 09:05 AM
by Alex Muller
The Commercial Crew and Cargo Programs have cost NASA far less money than comparable government-run initiatives.
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+22

iEyes? An Apple AR wearable device is reportedly on track for 2020

Posted in Hardware on 10th Nov, 2017 10:37 AM
by Alex Muller
Tim Cook has been touting the new tech as the next big revolution even before Apple released ARKit for iOS at WWDC in June.
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+32

Space Launch System first unmanned launch Dec 2019 or more likely mid-2020

Posted in Hardware on 10th Nov, 2017 10:28 AM
by Alex Muller
NASA is providing an update on the first launch of SLS rocket and Orion spacecraft after completing a comprehensive review of the launch schedule.
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+28

100% Renewable Electricity to Power the World by 2050? It's Happening

Posted in Hardware on 9th Nov, 2017 08:31 AM
by Alex Muller
If you think a world powered by 100 percent cheap renewable electricity is an impossible dream, there's a surprise in store for you.
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+37

U.S. officials are having a 'Sputnik moment' over AI innovation in China

Posted in Hardware on 7th Nov, 2017 09:44 AM
by Alex Muller
It was the American fear of the technological gap between the United States and the U.S.S.R. that ignited the space race to put a man on the moon.
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China aims to launch a reusable spaceplane in 2020

Posted in Hardware on 7th Nov, 2017 08:30 AM
by Alex Muller
China plans to launch its reusable spaceplane in 2020, according to a statement from China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation.
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Mars 2020 Rover will carry a record number of eyes

Posted in Hardware on 6th Nov, 2017 05:21 PM
by Alex Muller
The nuclear-powered rover will carry 23 cameras that will have higher resolution, more 3D capability, and larger bandwidth than any previous Mars explorer.
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+22

Dec 29, 2017 target launch date for SpaceX Falcon Heavy Dec 29, 2017 target launch date for SpaceX Falcon Heavy

Posted in Hardware on 4th Nov, 2017 09:05 AM
by Alex Muller
Falcon Heavy is the most powerful rocket this generation has ever seen.
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+29

No future for expensive single use rockets

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Nov, 2017 08:42 AM
by Alex Muller
United Launch Alliance will be charging the US air force $422 million per launch in 2020 versus about $96 million that SpaceX is charging the air force.
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+26

High tech sleep mask to eliminate jet lag and control sleep schedule

Posted in Hardware on 31st Oct, 2017 08:13 AM
by Alex Muller
Jet lag, which occurs because your body’s clock is still synced to your original time zone, can cause fatigue and a general feeling of malaise.
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+27

Apple stock hits record thanks to analysts bullish on iPhone X

Posted in Hardware on 31st Oct, 2017 08:09 AM
by Alex Muller
Positive commentary from analysts on Monday signalled strong demand for the pricey device with pre-orders starting this past Friday.
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