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by | February 10, 2018 | 15:43

Anand said millennials "tend to be very cause-centric" and "care about what companies stand for", which makes Tesla CEO Elon Musk a ideal cult figure, and could explain why Tesla was ranked as one of millennials' favorite brands, according to a 2017 survey .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:55

It consists of two telescopes, 100 miles apart, which automatically scan the whole sky several times every night looking for moving objects. ATLAS was not looking for the Roadster-it was found during routine observations and automatically identified as a near-Earth object.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:45

This was only a test launch for the Falcon Heavy , coming three months after the less powerful Falcon 9 Launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. "And I think the imagery of it is something that's going to get people excited around the world", he said. Thanks to its successful debut, the Falcon Heavy is now being hailed as the world's most capable launch vehicle to date.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:30

Moon met Kim Yo Jong and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam for talks and lunch at the Blue House on Saturday. Speaking after meeting Japanese Prime Minister in Tokyo on his way to South Korea, Pence said Washington would soon unveil "the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on ever".

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:17

The middle rocket core broke apart when it crashed into the water next to the company's autonomous drone ship, and the Tesla payload overshot its target. "Falcon Heavy opens up a new class of payload", Musk said Tuesday. NASA's marketing of how many elephants, locomotives and airplanes could be launched by various versions of SLS is a ideal example of the frivolity of developing, building and operating their own rocket.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:40

Until Trump signed the bill, which the Senate passed with a vote of 71-28 and the House of Representatives approved by a count of 240-186, federal agencies were technically without funding. It also would increase the government's debt cap, preventing a first-ever default on U.S. obligations. "Give us a vote", she said. The bill increases defense discretionary spending by $80 billion in Fiscal Year 2018 and $85 billion in Fiscal Year 2019.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:33

Tesla's soaring stock - fueled by belief in the long-term prospects of the company - has now made the company the second-most valuable US automaker, just behind General Motors Co, which had net revenue of $145.6 billion in 2017. Tesla also said reservations for the auto remain "stable" despite the delays, but it didn't give a total. If development of the BFR is delayed - as Musk's projects have a tendency to be - certifying the Falcon Heavy for crewed mission could still be an option.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:10

And the company's assembly plant in California reportedly struggled to accelerate production. Musk has also said that part of the point of his space exploration efforts is to help pave the way for landing and reusing rockets, which would make space travel affordable for people to eventually go to Mars .

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:01

Broadband consumers in United Kingdom rural areas are now getting broadband speeds of less than 10Mbps. According to BBC News , the launch comes on the heels of a successful trial that was conducted in Cumbria, where EE delivered internet speeds of 100 Mbps.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:38

The photos released Thursday break the record of the " Pale Blue Dot " photo. Stern is the principal investigator of New Horizons mission. Every once in a while, its mission operators turn on its camera to take a few pictures and calibrations and beam them back to Earth .

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:27

LG confirmed to the Korean Herald that the company does plan to showcase new features at MWC 2018 , but did not reveal whether a new device will be unveiled. However, the upcoming LG V30s will be coming with 256 GB native storage. It was also mentioned that LG Lens may also be able to recognize bar codes and QR codes.

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:30

Starman and his Roadster ended up taking their unprecedented drive because Musk wanted something more exciting than the concrete blocks typically used as mass simulators strapped to SpaceX's Falcon Heavy on the big rocket's first test flight.

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:07

Unlike most rockets out there, the Falcon Heavy receives no government funding. In the meantime, with the Heavy demo out of the way, Musk said SpaceX is putting its commercial crew effort for NASA front and center. But Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he's "cautiously optimistic" that the company will reach profitability sometime in 2018 as sales of the new Model 3 sedan accelerate.

by | February 09, 2018 | 17:45

It likely translates into a slightly taller device than what we're used to seeing by now, and it will be interesting to see how Huawei intends to push this deviation from the norm. The device's power and volume rocker keys will be located on the right side. The leaked photos also reveal that the Huawei P20 Plus will sport a USB Type-C port between two speakers at the bottom.

by | February 09, 2018 | 17:39

This has made the software development platform to remove the controversial iOS source code though enough damage could have already been done. There's been a huge leak on the web today, which has put every iPhone on the market in danger in terms of security.

by | February 09, 2018 | 16:33

The same team had observed in 2016 that the praying mantis is capable of 3D vision - possibly the only insect in the world to be so. The glasses aren't permanent and have been stuck on using beeswax. Apparently, they care so little about the details of the image that when each eye is shown completely different images, they can still pick out which parts are changing over time.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:10

Three years ago, Google's search engine began favoring in its results websites that use encrypted HTTPS connections. Data is kept secure from third parties, and users can be more confident they are communicating with the correct website. To keep things moving in right direction, Google's open-source Lighthouse tool now has an audit feature that lets developers see which resources are being loaded with HTTP and which of those can be simply upgraded to HTTPS.

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:31

Both of this week's asteroids were discovered February 4 by astronomers at the NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey in Arizona. A whopper asteroid named Apophis - estimated at approximately 1,000 feet or more than 300 meters - will pass at just one-tenth the distance between Earth and the moon in 2029.

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:47

The shares were sold at an average price of $174.68, for a total value of $1,811,082.24. Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:BEDU) has 0.00% since February 8, 2017 and is. Therefore 66% are positive. BMO Capital Markets reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $170.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:14

The testers are receiving a 487MB release, while users not involved in the Beta should see a significantly larger update when the OTA rolls out more broadly. A leaked Galaxy Note 8 Oreo beta has also confirmed a series of upcoming Android 8.0 Oreo updates for the Galaxy J series. Android Oreo updates still have a long way to go until they will become available for all smartphones.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:03

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket successfully completed its long-awaited maiden flight on Tuesday, roaring into the blue skies over Kennedy Space Center to usher in a new era of spaceflight. Two and a half minutes after liftoff, the rocket's two side boosters detached from the main column and began their careful trip back to Earth . As LiveScience notes , this means the rocket surpassed its intended orbit and is now on a path that will "lead it much deeper into space than originally ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:52

Like the Amazon Echo , the Google Home is a small cylinder with a speaker and smart assistant built inside. As it stands the HomePod is a whole lot of potential for a whole lot of money, but it just doesn't stand up. Apple's tight integration with the W1 Bluetooth chipset continues to show its worth, building on the smooth experience of the AirPods and extending that to a device that could've been a lot more complex.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:23

Tesla delivered 1,542 Model 3 vehicles in the quarter, barely making a dent in the reservation list for the new auto, as it faced production delays. "As we ramp production of both Model 3 and our energy products while keeping tight control of operating expenses, our quarterly operating income should turn sustainably positive at some point in 2018".

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:20

Intel said it's also pushing out beta updates so that its customers can extensively them before it rolls out finalized code. Intel's offered the world some helpful advice about how to handle the Meltdown and Spectre chip design flaws it foisted on the world.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:28

Musk says the final firing of the upper stage released his red Tesla Roadser into a solar orbit that stretches all the way to the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. For SpaceX , this is just the beginning of the innovations they hope to bring in propelling the human race towards the stars. On the bright side, SpaceX never meant to reuse the first Falcon Heavy center core stage, or the two that did land successfully, because an upgraded version known as Block 5 is due to fly ...