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A New Race To The Moon? US Wants To Lead The Way

Posted in Business, Science on 22nd Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

The US won the original race in 1969 when Apollo astronauts walked on the moon. Now Washington wants another moon landing... on the double.

Pinterest Shares Rise 28% On First Day Of Trading, Worth $13 Billion

Posted in Business, Online on 19th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Pinterest’s IPO also marks the end of an era in some regards. It’s likely the last of the previous generation of social media startups to enter the public markets. Founded in 2009, it watched as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Snap all held IPOs.

SpaceX $500 Million Fundraising And First 75 Starlink Satellites

Posted in Business, Hardware, Online on 17th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

SpaceX should start launching the prototype Starlink satellite constellation starting in May.

Israel SpaceIL Has Funding For Second Moon Landing Attempt

Posted in Business, Science on 14th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

The team has already been appointed and will be led by Kahn. They will already begin working on Sunday.

Oculus VR’s Cross-buy Strategy Main Goal: Facebook Platform Lock-in

Posted in Business, Games, Software on 14th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Customer lock-in is an economics idea that “makes a customer dependent on a vendor for products and services, unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs.”