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Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rockets

29 days ago   |   By The Verge

Early Sunday morning, SpaceX is slated to launch its second Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket - the final and most powerful version of the vehicle the company plans to make. After launch, SpaceX will attempt to land the vehicle on one of its autonomous drone ships in the Atlantic. And landings should become fairly routine now, as all of SpaceX's missions will utilize the Block 5 from now on .
The Falcon 9 Block 5 is optimized for rapid reusability , according to the company. It boasts a number of improvements that make the vehicle easier to land after launch, as well as upgrades that minimize the...
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Watch Live Tonight: SpaceX Launches Telstar Communications Satellite

Watch Live Tonight: SpaceX Launches Telstar Communications Satellite

30 days ago   |   By Space

SpaceX will launch a powerful Telstar communications satellite into orbit early Sunday morning , testing out its new Block 5 version of the Falcon 9 rocket for the second time.
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Fitbit just introduced a $145 fitness tracker that's waterproof and gets 7...

Fitbit just introduced a $145 fitness tracker that's waterproof and gets 7 days of battery life

Fitbit has unveiled the Charge 3, a new fitness tracker and an upgrade to the two-year-old Charge 2. The Fitbit Charge 3 has a touchscreen displace, is waterproof, and has more... Read more ...

Flight information at the UK's 2nd-largest airport is being displayed on...

Flight information at the UK's 2nd-largest airport is being displayed on whiteboards because all the screens broke

All the screens at Gatwick Airport stopped working on Monday due to an IT failure. Airport staff had to write out flight information on whiteboards instead. Footage on social... Read more ...

Logitech MX Vertical review: Tackling mouse ergonomics from a new angle

Logitech MX Vertical review: Tackling mouse ergonomics from a new angle

If you've ever had your hands cramp after hours of using a mouse at your desk, it's likely more the mouse's fault than your own. That's the basic idea behind Logitech's new MX... Read more ...

Bon plan: le MacBook Air 13″ à 849€ au lieu de 1099€

Bon plan:  le MacBook Air 13″ à 849€ au lieu de 1099€

Boulanger propose le même tarif sur l'ultraportable d'Apple que lors des soldes d'été, ce qui ne sera pas pour déplaire à tout ceux qui en recherchent un. Read more ...

Boom: iPad battery explosion causes Apple Store evacuation

Boom: iPad battery explosion causes Apple Store evacuation

An iPad battery exploded in an Apple Store over the weekend, causing breathing issues for staff members, and required the fire brigade and an ambulance to attend. The incident... Read more ...

Apple Watch Series 4 Could Go All-in on LTE

Apple Watch Series 4 Could Go All-in on LTE

A new regulatory filing shows only six models for the upcoming Apple Watch Series 4, hinting at a big change for Apple's smartwatch. Read more ...

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti leak confirms GDDR6 and 4,352 CUDA cores

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti leak confirms GDDR6 and 4,352 CUDA cores

The next-gen GeForce cards look to be seriously powerful Read more ...

EU wants tech firms to remove terror content within an hour or face fines

EU wants tech firms to remove terror content within an hour or face fines

Brussels wants to switch volunteer guidelines to 'do or else' legislation Read more ...

Rainbow Six Siege welcomes Maverick and Clash to the team

Rainbow Six Siege welcomes Maverick and Clash to the team

PUBG and Fortnite might be the most talked-about and most cloned games these days, but they literally aren't the only games in town, even when it comes to shooters. Compared to... Read more ...

Google refines what 'Location Sharing' means, but doesn't explain how to...

Google refines what 'Location Sharing' means, but doesn't explain how to turn it off

It's still tracking your location, but now it's told you its suddenly OK Read more ...