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Solar Panels Of Swiss Insolight Achieve Efficiency Of 29%

Posted in Hardware on 31st Mar, 2019
by Alex Muller

While today’s rooftop standard modules typically show an efficiency of 17-19%, Insolight’s pre-production module has been validated at an impressive 29% by IES-UPM

Apple's AirPower Wireless Charger Is Officially Dead

Posted in Business, Hardware on 31st Mar, 2019
by Alex Muller

'After much effort, we've concluded AirPower will not achieve our high standards and we have canceled the project'

Giant Megallan Telescope Excavation Is Complete

Posted in Hardware, Science on 28th Mar, 2019
by Alex Muller

The current construction of the Giant Magellan Telescope completed excavations for its foundations in six months instead of the planned 8-months.

Rotating Pulse Rocket May Find Use In Space Launches

Posted in Hardware, Science on 26th Mar, 2019
by Alex Muller

Engineers are working on a revolutionary new rocket engine that can not only breath air while in the atmosphere, but can burn incoming air at supersonic speeds.

Close To 10% Of U.K. Jobs At Risk From Automation, But It’s Not All Bad News

Posted in Business, Hardware, Software on 25th Mar, 2019
by Alex Muller

ONS forecasts that service workers, chiefly waiters and waitresses, retail inventory restockers, and entry-level salespeople, will be disproportionately affected; it reports that 25.3 percent of supermarket checkout jobs disappeared between 2011 and 2017.