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Witness the Future of American Space Travel with SpaceX’s 10th Successful Rocket Landing

A post shared by Elon Musk (@elonmusk) on May 1, 2017 at 6:53am PDT<p>Yesterday, SpaceX pulled off yet another successful launch and landing of its …

SpaceX Just Laid out a Plan to Give Everyone Internet Access

A Worldwide Network<p>The fact that you’re able to read this article means you are one of the more than 3.77 billion people in the world that has access …

China's Hybrid Spaceplane Could Reset The 21st Century Space Race

It takes off from a runway, flies at hypersonic speeds, then rockets into orbit<p>While SpaceX is making news with its recoverable rockets, China announced that it is working on the next big thing in spaceflight: a hypersonic spaceplane.<p>The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation is …

Aviation

Man Who "Can't Draw," has "No Design Experience" Creates Stunning Supercar for "Suicide Squad" Movie

Matt McEntegart makes up for his lack of drawing skills in the studio<p>Earlier we posted that Ironhead Studio got zero credit for creating costumes for</i> …

SpaceX is about to try its most ambitious landing ever

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket will be the most powerful rocket in the world. The company plans to launch it later this year, and make the most …

NASA has an ambitious $43 million plan to make electric planes a reality

NASA is investing heavily in electric planes.<p>We're just starting to scratch the surface of making high-functioning, electric cars that come with the added benefit of being environmentally friendly. But making something as large as a jumbo jet eco-friendly is no easy feat.<p>This is NASA's step-by-step …

Siri’s creators say they’ve made something better that will take care of everything for you

SAN JOSE — In an ordinary conference room in this city of start-ups, a group of engineers sat down to order pizza in an entirely new way.<p>“Get me a pizza from Pizz’a Chicago near my office,” one of the engineers said into his smartphone. It was their first real test of Viv, the …

Artificial Intelligence

Review of my Model X, Tesla and the Car Industry

Last week, I became a first-time Tesla owner of a Model X. The experience of buying and driving this car is so far from ordinary, I wanted to capture …

Touchscreens

This $499 magic mirror could make you fitter than ever

Anyone who's ever tried to lose more than a few pounds knows the harsh raw power of the bathroom mirror and the bathroom scales. For some of us, …

Why Digital Companies Grow Without Adding Headcount

By now we’re all familiar with examples of small and lean digital companies popping up out of nowhere and outcompeting larger, established companies. Insurgent startups, such as Instagram and Snapchat, manage to operate with far fewer resources than legacy companies in the same industry in the …

KLM app - Your best travel companion yet

Report: Samsung to release foldable smartphone in 2017

There’s no question that the Samsung Galaxy S7 is a success from a revenue standpoint. The device is slated to be one of this year’s biggest sellers in the flagship tier, but there are a few who are less than thrilled with the Galaxy line’s current direction. A stay-the-course philosophy has come …

Mobile

Why the Tesla Model 3 will make or break the company

Tesla will unveil its mass-market Model 3 to the world Thusday night. <i>Mashable</i> will be front and center when company co-founder and CEO Elon Musk …

You May Check In To Your Next Flight On Facebook

Facebook’s popular chat app Messenger has signed on its first airline, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, as the social network aims to turn the app into a …

7 Stages of Waterfall

The seven stages of waterfall:<p>Perfect plan<br>• Wild enthusiasm<br>• Total confusion<br>• Death march<br>• The search for the guilty<br>• The persecution of the innocent<br>• The …

Google DeepMind: What is it, how does it work and should you be scared?

<i>Updated 15 March 2016:</i> Today concludes the five 'Go' matches played by AlphaGo, an AI system built by DeepMind and South Korean champion, Lee Sedol. …

Artificial Intelligence

Teens freak out at Windows 95: It looks dull and ancient

Kids these days don't know the hardships us older folks (that means over 30) had to endure back in the early days of personal computing, like hoping …

Singapore Airlines claims airline first with in-flight entertainment app

“World first” claim alert, as Singapore Airlines introduces an app for passengers to plan and control their in-flight entertainment on-board.<p>The …

77 percent of users never use an app again 72 hours after installing

Nobody’s really arguing anymore over whether the future will be mobile. Apps have become one of the primary ways we engage ideas, each other, and the world around us. This trend is only expected to increase in the future, so right now app development is as hot as the surface of the sun and getting …

Apps

Slack, I’m Breaking Up with You

“Revolutions have never lightened the burden of tyranny; they have only shifted it to another shoulder.”<br>— George Bernard Shaw<p><b>Hey there, Slack.</b> This …

Agile Is The New Waterfall

<i>This article generated a lot of passion, before responding please</i> <i>read my response to critics</i><i>.</i><p>You’ve been lied to by the same people that have always …

KLM verwerkt Airbnb en Uber in vernieuwde app | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Met Airbnb kunnen mensen een accomodatie boeken, terwijl Uber het makkelijk maakt om een taxi te bestellen. Via de app krijgen gebruikers ook updates …

Virgin Galactic’s New Spaceship Shows Space Tourism Back On Track

16 months after the tragic accident that halted Virgin Galactic’s efforts, Richard Branson’s company is nearly ready to resume test flights.<p>You can’t tell Richard Branson he’s grounded.<p>Today, nearly 16 months after the British tycoon’s space company, Virgin Galactic, lost a pilot and spaceship in a …

The App Ecosystem’s New Status Quo

Zeev Farbman Contributor<p>Zeev Farbman is co-founder and CEO of Lightricks.<p>Americans spent more time using smartphone and tablet applications in 2014 than they did mobile and desktop web combined. With nearly four billion smartphones projected to be in use by 2020, the platform shift to mobile is …

Windows Phone is dead

Windows Phone started off life as a promising alternative to Android and iOS five years ago. Microsoft positioned its range of Windows Phone 7 handsets as the true third mobile ecosystem, but it's time to admit it has failed. If a lack of devices from phone makers and even Microsoft itself wasn't …

Windows Phone

Tesla Model S Can Now Drive Without You

Well, authorities in Hong Kong aren’t going to like this one bit. Back in November, they told Tesla to remotely disable its semiautonomous driving technology until they can confirm that the features, released in mid October, are safe. They were concerned (sort of understandably) by widely reported …

Aircraft customer experience on a new level

A couple of months ago Finnair announced the launch of the new A350 aircraft, making it the first European airline to start operating the model. We …

Revolutionary material could cut display energy consumption

Smartphone displays are one of the biggest drainers of our precious battery life but a new breakthrough invention being developed by Bodle Technologies could dramatically cut the amount of juice required by future displays in a wide range of gadgets. Rather than an LCD or OLED based displays, this …

Clean Energy

Google Launches Android Studio 2.0 With Improved Android Emulator And New Instant Run Feature

Google today launched version 2.0 of its Android Studio integrated development environment (IDE) for writing apps for its mobile operating system.<p>Android Studio, which is based on IntelliJ, launched back in 2013 and came out of beta a year ago. It includes everything a developer needs to build an …