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Orbit Fab becomes first startup to supply water to ISS, paving the way for satellite refueling

3 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Not even two years into its existence, orbital fuel supply startup Orbit Fab has chalked up a big win - successfully supplying the International Space Station with water, a...
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Facebook Libra cryptocurrency revealed with Calibra digital wallet to manage it

Facebook Libra cryptocurrency revealed with Calibra digital wallet to manage it

11 minutes ago   |   SlashGear

This morning, Facebook confirmed some long-running rumors by announcing that it's about to dive into the world of cryptocurrency. That cryptocurrency is called Libra, and it'll...
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Nikon to launch mirrorless equivalent to D5, according to Japanese newspaper

Nikon to launch mirrorless equivalent to D5, according to Japanese newspaper

21 minutes ago   |   TechRadar

Nikon's newest mirrorless Z system will be welcoming a Nikon D5 -level camera, according to Japanese business newspaper. In an interview with Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun,Nikon...
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GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round

GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round

35 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

GoTenna is best known for its outdoors-oriented consumer products that let you text and share locations between smartphones off the grid. But the company has found that...
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Saudi, Philippines airlines place big Airbus orders at Paris show

51 minutes ago   |   Phys.org

Saudi Arabian Airlines, the kingdom's national airline, said Tuesday it had ordered 65 A320neo-type aircraft from Airbus, worth more than $7.4 billion at list prices, giving an...
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France demands 'guarantees' on Facebook's cryptocurrency plan

51 minutes ago   |   Phys.org

France's finance minister said Tuesday that strong guarantees were needed over the use of cryptocurrencies after Facebook announced it was leaping into the market with its own...
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How cryptocurrencies can replace other pay options

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org   |   3 articles

Cryptocurrencies live in a volatile, roller-coaster world, which Facebook is seeking to change with its new Libra digital money.
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Heathrow publishes 'masterplan' for controversial third runway

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org

London Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, on Tuesday issued plans for its controversial third runway, including the rerouting of rivers and roads, as it sought also to allay...
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Best Buy will dedicate store space to 'smart' gym equipment

1 hour ago   |   Engadget

Best Buy thinks it might have another way to remain relevant in the face of online shopping: diving head-first into smart fitness technology that often benefits from hands-on...
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Amazon's Twitch acquired social networking platform Bebo for $25M to bolster its esports efforts

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

While Facebook makes a bold move into cryptocurrency to capitalise on its multi-billion user base, a social network that was once a credible competitor to it has quietly been...
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Facebook's Libra ‘cryptocurrency' is missing one thing: monetary policy

Facebook's Libra ‘cryptocurrency' is missing one thing: monetary policy

Facebook has outlined the economics of its new Libra cryptocurrency, revealing it will create a secondary token intended specifically to pay dividends to early backers. It's... Read more ...

Hearts of Iron IV: Axis Armor Pack

Hearts of Iron IV: Axis Armor Pack

Hearts of Iron IV: Axis Armor Pack by Paradox Interactive Push through the plains of the Low Countries or the jungles of Burma in style with new 3D unit models of Axis armor... Read more ...

The tiny Palm phone can now be bought unlocked and used on AT&T and T-Mobile

The tiny Palm phone can now be bought unlocked and used on AT&T and T-Mobile

The diminutive Palm phone is now getting an unlocked version sold directly through the resurrected Palm, making it available to everyone - not just Verizon customers. The move... Read more ...

OnePlus 7 Pro selling ten times better than Galaxy S10+ in China

OnePlus 7 Pro selling ten times better than Galaxy S10+ in China

To say that the OnePlus 7 Pro is a success in China would be an understatement. The phone is enjoying the limelight and is apparently outselling rival Samsung Galaxy S10+ on... Read more ...

MongoDB gets a data lake, new security features and more

MongoDB gets a data lake, new security features and more

MongoDB is hosting its developer conference today and unsurprisingly, the company has quite a few announcements to make. Some are straightforward, like the launch of MongoDB... Read more ...

Xiaomi mocks the notch extolling the Xiaomi Mi 9T

Xiaomi mocks the notch extolling the Xiaomi Mi 9T

Just a few days ago, Lei Jun's company launched the new Xiaomi Mi 9T, an international version of the Redmi K20 and the brand's first... Read more ...

What is Google Assistant and what can it do?

What is Google Assistant and what can it do?

Google's version of Amazon's Alexa , Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Cortana is Google Assistant. It has made incredible progress since its 2016 launch and is probably the most... Read more ...

Rumors said the Pixel 4 would finally have a better design than the iPhone...

Rumors said the Pixel 4 would finally have a better design than the iPhone 11 this year. It won't

Google's Pixel smartphone lineup got off to something of a rocky start when it debuted back in 2016. The idea was terrific: a premium smartphone line with gorgeous high-end... Read more ...

Nintendo to release Dr. Mario World on iOS and Android on July 10

Nintendo to release Dr. Mario World on iOS and Android on July 10

Nintendo will release Dr. Mario World, its next mobile game, on July 10th, the Japanese gaming giant announced on Monday. Dr. Mario World will be available on both Android and... Read more ...

New Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL details emerge in fresh leak

New Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL details emerge in fresh leak

The Pixel 4 is no longer a secret after Google confirmed the most recent leaks with a teaser image of its own. We know the phone will have a much better design than its... Read more ...