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SpaceX wants to surround Earth with an internet service that's 200 times faster

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2016 02:01 PM
by AlexMuller
On November 15, the company filed a lengthy application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to launch 4,425 satellites.
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Boeing Announces Plan to Go Head-to-Head Against Elon Musk

Posted in Hardware on 27th Nov, 2016 10:06 AM
by AlexMuller
Musk has set a 2018 deadline for an unmanned mission to Mars, and 2025 for its manned mission.
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+27

Intel aims to deliver 100X increase in deep learning training

Posted in Hardware on 27th Nov, 2016 10:01 AM
by AlexMuller
Last week at SC16, Intel revealed its product roadmap for embedding its processors with key capabilities and attributes needed to take artificial intelligence (AI) to the next level.
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US Renewable Electricity Generation Reached 13.8% In 2015

Posted in Hardware on 26th Nov, 2016 07:47 PM
by AlexMuller
National Renewable Energy Laboratory says that US renewable electricity grew to 16.7% of total installed capacity and 13.8% of generation.
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Europe's science ministers to decide on ExoMars rover

Posted in Hardware on 26th Nov, 2016 07:24 PM
by AlexMuller
European research ministers will be asked for a little over €400m (£345m; $430m) to put a rover on Mars in 2021 when they meet next week.
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Solar cells can be made with tin instead of lead, scientists find

Posted in Hardware on 25th Nov, 2016 02:39 PM
by AlexMuller
A breakthrough in solar power could make it cheaper and more commercially viable, thanks to research at the University of Warwick.
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+46

Schiaparelli: European Space Agency gives update on Mars crash investigation

Posted in Hardware on 24th Nov, 2016 02:21 PM
by AlexMuller
The European Space Agency has released details from its preliminary report into the Schiaparelli crash on Mars.
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+31

The 'physics-defying' emdrive actually works, NASA declares in peer-reviewed paper

Posted in Hardware on 24th Nov, 2016 02:15 PM
by AlexMuller
Electromagnetic Drive (or EM Drive), appears to defy physics, or at least physics as we understand it today.
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+21

Tesla converted an entire island to solar with new microgrid product developed by SolarCity

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Nov, 2016 03:42 PM
by AlexMuller
The island of Ta’u has been using diesel generators and burning over 100,000 gallons of fuel per year.
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+43

Tesla officially acquires SolarCity

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2016 02:19 PM
by AlexMuller
The aim is to provide customers with full-stack solutions for owning their own energy production, storage and consumption.
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+29

Satellite to help planes avoid turbulence

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2016 02:12 PM
by AlexMuller
A new weather satellite that could help pilots avoid turbulence has launched into space.
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+44

China Wants to Build a $50 Trillion Global Wind & Solar Power Grid by 2050

Posted in Hardware on 21st Nov, 2016 12:12 PM
by AlexMuller
The company that is tasked with running China's power grid just proposed a $50 trillion global electricity network to tackle climate change.
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+43

Light-based neural network could lead to super-fast AI

Posted in Hardware on 21st Nov, 2016 12:00 PM
by AlexMuller
Computers could not only act like brains, but respond as quickly.
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Planetary Resources And Luxembourg target 2020 asteroid mining mission

Posted in Hardware on 20th Nov, 2016 01:00 PM
by AlexMuller
Core hardware and software technologies developed at Planetary Resources were tested on orbit last year.
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+22

Elon Musk claims solar roof looks better than a normal roof, lasts twice as long, costs less and generates electricity

Posted in Hardware on 19th Nov, 2016 12:22 PM
by AlexMuller
If Musk’s claims prove true, this could be a real turning point in the evolution of solar power.
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Private Space Stations could start launching in 2020

Posted in Hardware on 18th Nov, 2016 02:51 PM
by AlexMuller
Large multi-module stations able to hold 100 or more people by 2030
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