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UK Space Program: New Proposal Would Allow UK To Launch Satellites From Home Soil For The First Time - International Business Times;

UK Space Program: New Proposal Would Allow UK To Launch Satellites From Home Soil For The First Time - International Business Times

International Business TimesUK Space Program: New Proposal Would Allow UK To Launch Satellites From Home Soil For The First TimeInternational Business TimesJAXA A H-2B rocket carrying cargo for the International Space Station blasts off from the launching pad at Tanegashima Space Center on the Japanese southwestern island of Tanegashima, about 1,000km (621 miles) southwest of Tokyo, in this photo taken ...Space flight is next frontier for UK under new powersBelfast TelegraphCommercial space flights from UK by 2020 under new Govt plansSky NewsUK government to set out powers paving way for first space satellite launchChannel NewsAsiaThe Sun -Express.co.uk -City A.M.all 10 news articles »

New Zealand High Court clears Kim Dotcom extradition to the US - PCWorld;

New Zealand High Court clears Kim Dotcom extradition to the US - PCWorld

PCWorldNew Zealand High Court clears Kim Dotcom extradition to the USPCWorldMegaupload website founder Kim Dotcom and three associates were on Monday cleared by a court in New Zealand to be extradited to the U.S. where he faces a variety of charges including copyright infringement and racketeering. Holding that copyright ...New Zealand judge upholds Kim Dotcom extradition rulingCNBCDotcom Claims Victory Even as Court Backs Extradition to USBloombergNew Zealand appeals court upholds Kim Dotcom extradition rulingArs TechnicaVentureBeat -UPI.com -TBO.com -Washington Postall 47 news articles »

Former engineer says Uber is a nightmare of sexism - The Verge;

Former engineer says Uber is a nightmare of sexism - The Verge

The VergeFormer engineer says Uber is a nightmare of sexismThe VergeA former Uber engineer has published an explosive account of sexism and power struggles in the workplace, with allegations beginning from her very first official day with the company. The engineer, Susan Fowler (who left Uber in December and now works ...Former Uber Engineer Describes Experience As 'Strange, Horrifying' And SexistThe InquisitrFormer Uber engineer says company ignored repeated reports of sexual harassmentTechCrunchUber investigates 'abhorrent' sexism claimsBBC NewsCNET -USA TODAY -SFGate -Tech Timesall 57 news articles »

'We did not start this fight': In Trump era's dawn, scientists rally in Boston - Washington Post;

'We did not start this fight': In Trump era's dawn, scientists rally in Boston - Washington Post

Washington Post'We did not start this fight': In Trump era's dawn, scientists rally in BostonWashington PostBOSTON — Hundreds of scientists and their supporters rallied in historic Copley Square on Sunday, demanding that the Trump administration accept empirical reality on issues such as climate change and highlighting the centrality of objective ...The best signs from the science rally in BostonThe Boston GlobeThousands protest in Boston against Trump's threats to scienceWorld Socialist Web SiteScientists, environmental activists protest in Boston against threat to scienceFox NewsHuffington Post -Boston Herald -Scientific American -WBURall 37 news articles »

Is New Balance's RunIQ fitness smartwatch a rival to Apple Watch Series 2? - CIO;

Is New Balance's RunIQ fitness smartwatch a rival to Apple Watch Series 2? - CIO

CIOIs New Balance's RunIQ fitness smartwatch a rival to Apple Watch Series 2?CIONew Balance is looking to win the fitness smartwatch marathon with its recently introduced Android Wear-based RunIQ. But how does it compare to Apple Watch Series 2, which is also fitness focused and shares some core features such as built-in GPS and ...Apple Watch Series 3 May Have One Very Futuristic FeatureThe InquisitrWill Apple Watch Series 3 Feature Manual Winding Mechanism?ValueWalkApple patents smartwatch you can charge by WINDING itThe Missouri Injury Blog (blog)Wareable -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -WatchPro.comall 16 news articles »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Kicks Off OLED Battle Royal With Apple And iPhone 8 - Forbes;

Samsung Galaxy S8 Kicks Off OLED Battle Royal With Apple And iPhone 8 - Forbes

ForbesSamsung Galaxy S8 Kicks Off OLED Battle Royal With Apple And iPhone 8ForbesSamsung will get a jump on Apple with its next-gen Galaxy S8 display. What does that mean to consumers? By shrinking the bezel (borders), Samsung will be able to increase the display size of the S8 but keep the physical size of the device more or less ...The top 12 rumors we're hearing about Apple's next iPhoneBusiness InsiderApple's iPhone 8 to use new 'function area' instead of home button: ReportZDNetSmartphone Security Features: iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy S8 Expected To Make Iris Scanner MainstreamInternational Business TimesValueWalk -Tribune-Review -Science Times -Youth Health Magzineall 33 news articles »

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch scrubbed for today, rescheduled for Sunday - The Verge;

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch scrubbed for today, rescheduled for Sunday - The Verge

The VergeSpaceX Falcon 9 launch scrubbed for today, rescheduled for SundayThe VergeUpdate February 18th, 10:10AM ET: The launch was supposed to take place on Saturday, February 18th at 10:01AM ET. But the launch was aborted just 13 seconds before liftoff out of an “abundance of caution,” thanks to a vector control issue in the upper ...Live: SpaceX rocket launch scrubbedSpaceflight NowSpaceX Falcon 9 launch aborted at last secondCBS NewsHow to Watch Today's Historic SpaceX Rocket Launch [UPDATED]GizmodoBloomberg -SpaceNews -Orlando Sentinel -Florida Todayall 253 news articles »

App reviews: Fire Emblem Heroes, Quizzitive - Chicago Daily Herald;

App reviews: Fire Emblem Heroes, Quizzitive - Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldApp reviews: Fire Emblem Heroes, QuizzitiveChicago Daily HeraldFire Emblem Heroes, one of the newest Nintendo mobile titles, plays very much like an old-school video game worthy of carrying the Fire Emblem brand. Players are thrown into a medieval-like fantasy world of knights, archers and magic, and tasked with ...Game Review: Fire Emblem HeroesBusiness 2 CommunityFire Emblem Heroes reviewPolygonReview: Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes for iPhone is short on plot, long on tacticsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)CGMagazine -TNH Online -WWG -HiTechGazetteall 23 news articles »

BeatsX are the workout headphones I never knew I needed - CNET;

BeatsX are the workout headphones I never knew I needed - CNET

CNETBeatsX are the workout headphones I never knew I neededCNETAfter spending two days using the BeatsX earphones, I'm not sure I can go back to my tired old pods. Wireless earphones have been around for years, but it wasn't until Apple removed the headphone jack from its iPhone 7 that they suddenly became a ...9 tips and tricks to optimize your AirPod experienceDigital TrendsApple AirPods review - Not perfection but these smart headphones sound like the futureExpress.co.ukBeatsX Review: Apple's Other Wireless EarbudsWall Street Journal (blog) (subscription)TechRadar -YourStory.com -Droid Report -The Siver Timesall 18 news articles »

Samsung is making extra-sure the Galaxy S8's battery won't explode - BGR;

Samsung is making extra-sure the Galaxy S8's battery won't explode - BGR

BGRSamsung is making extra-sure the Galaxy S8's battery won't explodeBGRSamsung's next big thing is just around the corner. Unlike in previous years, the brand new Galaxy flagship's job won't solely be to fight off Apple's incoming iPhone. Instead, the Galaxy S8 will also have to regain the trust of customers following the ...Android Circuit: New Galaxy S8 Leaks, Android Defeats Alternatives, Samsung's Violent TestsForbesT-Mobile Rolls Out Nougat Update to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 EdgeDroid Life (press release) (blog)Leak: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Manual Reveals DetailsAndroid HeadlinesCNET -Tech Times -ValueWalk -CIOall 248 news articles »

Here's Why Apple Isn't Building an Amazon Echo Rival - TIME;

Here's Why Apple Isn't Building an Amazon Echo Rival - TIME

TIMEHere's Why Apple Isn't Building an Amazon Echo RivalTIMEIn terms of sales, the iPhone is clearly Apple's most important product. But a relatively unsung hero for the company is Siri, its voice-activated digital assistant. While Siri is primarily available on iPhones, it has also made its way to Macs, the ...Keep Kids From Shopping Via Amazon Echo: Here's HowTech TimesGoogle Home Takes On Amazon Echo With Shopping SupportInvestor's Business DailyAmazon Echo: Now Alexa can check your Microsoft Outlook calendar, and voice calls could be coming soonZDNetiTech Post -PYMNTS.com -Droid Life (press release) (blog) -MediaPost Communicationsall 81 news articles »

NASA's Juno spacecraft to remain in extra-long orbit for the rest of its time at Jupiter - Los Angeles Times;

NASA's Juno spacecraft to remain in extra-long orbit for the rest of its time at Jupiter - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNASA's Juno spacecraft to remain in extra-long orbit for the rest of its time at JupiterLos Angeles TimesThe team behind NASA's Juno spacecraft has made a key change to its operating plan. For the remainder of its primary planned mission, the satellite will continue to circle Jupiter in its long 53-day orbits instead of transitioning to shorter 14-day cycles.Juno Jupiter Probe Won't Move into Shorter Orbit After AllSpace.comNASA's Juno Mission Suffers a Frustrating SetbackGizmodoNASA to keep Juno in longer orbitSpaceNewsThe Register -Popular Science -Ars Technica -Science Magazineall 15 news articles »

Hands-On Nintendo Switch Impressions From A Dream I Had Last Night - Kotaku;

Hands-On Nintendo Switch Impressions From A Dream I Had Last Night - Kotaku

KotakuHands-On Nintendo Switch Impressions From A Dream I Had Last NightKotakuThe Nintendo Switch is about to come out, and people are equal parts excited and wary. Can it live up to expectations? Is it worth the price? Fear not, for I'm here to answer all of your questions. Last night I dreamed I had a Nintendo Switch. It was ...Nintendo is already repeating the Wii U's mistakes with SwitchPolygonIs Sony Working On A New Handheld? Here's What We KnowCinema BlendFootage of Nintendo Switch system menus leaks out to the wild [Updated]Ars TechnicaIGN -Tech Times -Engadget -GameSpotall 277 news articles »

GM May Soon Have 'Thousands' Of Self-Driving Electric Bolts In A Lyft Test Fleet - Forbes;

GM May Soon Have 'Thousands' Of Self-Driving Electric Bolts In A Lyft Test Fleet - Forbes

ForbesGM May Soon Have 'Thousands' Of Self-Driving Electric Bolts In A Lyft Test FleetForbesThe pace of self-driving vehicle technology development keeps accelerating. Fast on the heels of Ford's $1 billion investment in a startup tasked with perfecting artificial intelligence for its robotic autos, General Motors is said to be readying a ...Chevrolet will build thousands of autonomous Bolt EVs, report saysCNETExclusive: GM plans to build, test thousands of self-driving Bolts in 2018 - sourcesReutersGM & Lyft to deploy 'thousands' of self-driving Bolts in 2018 - reportAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Engadget -TechCrunch -The Verge -SlashGearall 50 news articles »

Is a T-Mobile-Sprint merger about to be revived? - USA TODAY;

Is a T-Mobile-Sprint merger about to be revived? - USA TODAY

USA TODAYIs a T-Mobile-Sprint merger about to be revived?USA TODAYBoth T-Mobile and Sprint's stock prices rallied Friday afternoon following a Reuters report that Japan's SoftBank Group is considering ceding control of Sprint to Deutsche Telekom, bolstering the possibility of a long speculated merger between the ...T-Mobile stock climbs on report SoftBank open to Sprint combinationThe Seattle TimesSoftBank reportedly still interested in T-Mobile-Sprint mergerTmoNewsSoftbank and T-Mobile reportedly trying again for mergerCNETDigital Trends -Investor's Business Daily -Phandroid.com -Mac Rumorsall 46 news articles »

Computer crashes may be due to forces beyond our solar system - Computerworld;

Computer crashes may be due to forces beyond our solar system - Computerworld

ComputerworldComputer crashes may be due to forces beyond our solar systemComputerworldWhen your computer crashes or phone freezes, don't be so quick to blame the manufacturer. Cosmic rays -- or rather the electrically charged particles they generate -- may be your real foe. While harmless to living organisms, a small number of these ...When Your Phone Freezes, It Could Be Outer Space That's To BlameVocativParticles from outer space are wreaking low-grade havoc on personal electronicsPhys.OrgTiny cosmic particles can cause planes to free-fall, freeze computers and can even change the outcome of elections ...Daily Mailall 6 news articles »

Back to 1982: Why US watchdog the FCC thinks your iPhone needs FM radio - ZDNet;

Back to 1982: Why US watchdog the FCC thinks your iPhone needs FM radio - ZDNet

ZDNetBack to 1982: Why US watchdog the FCC thinks your iPhone needs FM radioZDNetThe FCC reckons that activating the FM chip on devices such as the iPhone is justifiable on public safety grounds alone. Image: Apple. Nearly all smartphones sold today in the US, including the iPhone, have an FM chip inside their LTE modems. However ...remarks of fcc chairman ajit pai at the north american broadcasters ... - Federal Communications CommissionFederal Communications Commissionall 76 news articles »

New Zealand Is Not Just A Small Bunch Of Islands - It's The Lost Continent Of Zealandia - Forbes;

New Zealand Is Not Just A Small Bunch Of Islands - It's The Lost Continent Of Zealandia - Forbes

ForbesNew Zealand Is Not Just A Small Bunch Of Islands - It's The Lost Continent Of ZealandiaForbesA group of geologists is making a new push to add an eighth continent to the accepted list, known as Zealandia. The scientists have been working for two decades gathering data to support their claim that New Zealand is just the tip of a huge submerged ...Scientists claim existence of drowned Pacific Ocean continentReutersNo thanks to the new science thingThe VergeEarth Has a Hidden 8th ContinentLive ScienceFox News -Popular Science -Huffington Post -National Geographicall 124 news articles »

With Samsung chief in jail, one-time mentor seen taking charge - Yahoo News;

With Samsung chief in jail, one-time mentor seen taking charge - Yahoo News

Financial ExpressWith Samsung chief in jail, one-time mentor seen taking chargeYahoo NewsSEOUL (Reuters) - The arrest of Samsung Group scion Jay Y. Lee on bribery charges could hamper decisions on strategic investments and acquisitions at the sprawling conglomerate, insiders and former executives say, even with a strong leadership bench ...Samsung Elec Shares Down As Prosecution Seeks Arrest Of Samsung Chiefmalaysiandigest.comA South Korean Court Has Approved the Arrest of Samsung's HeirTIMESamsung Group Heir Jay Y. Lee Is Arrested on Bribery AllegationsAdAge.com (blog)International Business Times UKall 302 news articles »

Facebook CEO warns against reversal of global thinking - Business Insider;

Facebook CEO warns against reversal of global thinking - Business Insider

SalonFacebook CEO warns against reversal of global thinkingBusiness InsiderSAN FRANCISCO, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg laid out a vision on Thursday of his company serving as a bulwark against rising isolationism, writing in a letter to users that the company's platform could be the "social ...What Zuck's letter didn't sayTechCrunchOops, it happened again: Yahoo warns users about malicious hackFast Company14 quotes about saving the world from Mark Zuckerberg's media tourMashableAdweek -Gizmodo -Investor's Business Daily -Salonall 91 news articles »