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

3 monthes 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

3 monthes 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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Elon Musk tweets that the Boring Company's first tunnel is set to open on...

Elon Musk tweets that the Boring Company's first tunnel is set to open on December 10

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter on Sunday that his Boring Company, which aims to lower the cost of building high-speed transit tunnels, has almost completed its... Read more ...

OPPO Find X, F7 delisted from 3DMark for cheating

OPPO Find X, F7 delisted from 3DMark for cheating

It's open season on benchmark cheaters again. After Huawei's recent high-profile and admittedly candid admission of guilt, reviewers and benchmark tool makers are again on high... Read more ...

ASUS ROG Phone US pre-order available now, shipping next week

ASUS ROG Phone US pre-order available now, shipping next week

Mobile gamers take note. If you are still in the market for this year's ultimate gaming phone, then your choice has just gotten a bit more complicated and more expensive... Read more ...

Super Mario Party is Nintendo Switch's best game

Super Mario Party is Nintendo Switch's best game

When I bought the Nintendo Switch a few months ago, my friends told me to buy Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. That's... Read more ...

The NYPD is pulling thousands of body cameras after one ‘burst into flames'

The NYPD is pulling thousands of body cameras after one ‘burst into flames'

The New York City Police Department has been working for years to test and outfit its entire force with body cameras, with a goal of having one for every officer by next year... Read more ...

Elon Musk balance un tacle à Fortnite, Epic Games lui répond

Elon Musk balance un tacle à Fortnite, Epic Games lui répond

Un petit échange passif/agressif qui aura eu lieu sur Twitter... Read more ...

Audi's E-tron SUV will be delayed due to regulatory approval over a software...

Audi's E-tron SUV will be delayed due to regulatory approval over a software update

In September, Audi revealed the final production version of its forthcoming electronic SUV, the E-tron, which is due out sometime next year. The wait for the car looks as... Read more ...

'Halloween' earned $77.5 million over the weekend, the biggest opening ever...

'Halloween' earned $77.5 million over the weekend, the biggest opening ever for the franchise

"Halloween," the new direct sequel to the 1978 classic original, took in an estimated $77.5 million over the weekend. It's the biggest opening even in the franchise and for a... Read more ...

Why are game studios run like sweat shops? The human toll of ‘crunch time'

Why are game studios run like sweat shops? The human toll of ‘crunch time'

After the revelation of 100-hour work weeks in Red Dead Redemption 2's development, we spoke with a number of developers about what it's like to work in crunch culture in the... Read more ...

Useful LG V40 ThinQ tips and tricks

Useful LG V40 ThinQ tips and tricks

With five cameras and awesome specs, the LG V40 ThinQ is one of the most innovative phones of 2018. While the V40 can get a great shot in any scenario, it's capable of so much... Read more ...