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'Mad' Mike's rocket mission to check if Earth is flat

32 minutes ago   |   BBC

A US rocket enthusiast is looking to blast himself into outer space to test an age-old theory.
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Land Rover's Explore phone won't flake out on a mountain hike - CNET

2 hours ago   |   CNET   |   4 articles

Like the outdoors? Like your technology to function properly in the outdoors? Take a look at the Land Rover Explore with AR, crazy battery and premium maps to boot.
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Land Rover Explore is a rugged phone with swappable backs

2 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

At last, we have a Land Rover phone that doesn't look like it was built from parts found on a factory floor. The new 'Explore' is the work of Bullitt, a British company that...
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Scaly Plastic Snakeskins Inch Immobile Robots Forward

2 hours ago   |   Scientific American

These stretchy skins help robots move across rough surfaces, and potentially promote exploration and environmental monitoring.
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ParkBee closes €5M funding to open up private car parks to public bookings

ParkBee closes €5M funding to open up private car parks to public bookings

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

ParkBee, a Netherlands-founded startup that lets private car parks monetize underutilized spaces by making them bookable to the public, has picked up €5 million in new funding
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India's Capillary Technologies raises $20M from Warburg Pincus and Sequoia

India's Capillary Technologies raises $20M from Warburg Pincus and Sequoia

4 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Capillary Technologies, an India-based startup that helps e-commerce businesses manage their marketing and customer engagement, has pulled in $20 million in fresh funding from...
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Netflix Just Unveiled the Trailer for 'Lost in Space' Reboot - and It Looks Awesome!

11 hours ago   |   Space

The sci-fi classic "Lost in Space" is launching back to television on April 13 by way of Netflix, which unveiled the first teaser for the series today .
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Pence: To Lead in Space, US Needs Less Red Tape for Commercial Space Companies

12 hours ago   |   Space   |   2 articles

At the second meeting of the newly reinstated National Space Council, Vice President Mike Pence and other U.S. officials emphasized that the U.S. is on top in space, but...
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Netflix Drops a Classic-Feeling ‘Lost in Space' Trailer

Netflix Drops a Classic-Feeling ‘Lost in Space' Trailer

12 hours ago   |   Geek   |   3 articles

Science fiction has been fairly grim lately. Between Black Mirror and Altered Carbon, crushing dystopias have ruled the day. Even Star Trek: Discovery, as much as I liked it...
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A Giant Claw Will Grab Falling SpaceX Gear 'Like a Giant Catcher's Mitt'

13 hours ago   |   Space

SpaceX is planning to use a giant net - one so immense that it takes up the majority of a high-speed watercraft named Mr. Steven - to catch reusable gear that falls back to...
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Broadcom plays hard to get as it, er, slashes Qualcomm takeover bid

Broadcom plays hard to get as it, er, slashes Qualcomm takeover bid

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Netflix dévoile un trailer et une date pour le remake de Perdus dans l'espace

Netflix dévoile un trailer et une date pour le remake de Perdus dans l'espace

Rendez-vous le 13 avril prochain sur Netflix pour voir si Toby Stephens tiendra aussi bien la barre de la série Perdus dans l'espace qu'il ne l'a fait dans Black Sails. Read more ...

Cat S61 hands-on review

Cat S61 hands-on review

The Cat S61 is not your usual smartphone. Built to last with a tough body and IP68 water resistance, it has a thermal imaging camera, an air quality sensor, and even a laser... Read more ...

LG K10, K8 2018 phones put the focus on photos

LG K10, K8 2018 phones put the focus on photos

LG may have said it's tempering its smartphone frenzy, unlike Samsung, but that seems to only apply to its higher end phones. In addition to the LG V30 (2018), it will also be... Read more ...

Walmart launches a new home shopping site for furniture and home décor

Walmart launches a new home shopping site for furniture and home décor

Following a slowdown in e-commerce sales over the holidays, Walmart today is readying a new strategy to attract online shoppers with an increased focus on home goods. The... Read more ...

BLU VIVO X brings four cameras to the mid-range table

BLU VIVO X brings four cameras to the mid-range table

Two heads are better than one, as they say, but why stop there? That is the line of thinking that BLU is citing for its latest VIVO X smartphone. And it isn't referring to the... Read more ...

Amid controversy over Intel CEO's stock sale, SEC warns executives about...

Amid controversy over Intel CEO's stock sale, SEC warns executives about trading shares before disclosing security breaches

The Securities and Exchange Commission issued new guidelines on Wednesday for public companies regarding their duties concerning the disclosure of security breaches and... Read more ...

Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR headset reference design

Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR headset reference design

VR may be niche but the big tech firms aren't letting it go Read more ...

Former Google employee files lawsuit alleging the company fired him over...

Former Google employee files lawsuit alleging the company fired him over pro-diversity posts

A former Google engineer is suing the company for discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful termination, according to court documents filed today. Tim Chevalier, a... Read more ...

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