NASA"s SDO spots first lunar transit of 2021

On Jan. 13, 2021, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, experienced its first lunar transit of the year when the moon crossed its view of the sun. The transit lasted about 30 minutes, between 12:56 and 1:25 a.m. ET. During this time, the moon ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJan 14th, 2021

LG Considers Exiting Smartphones In 2021

After losing around $4.5 billion over the past five years, LG is considering exiting the smartphone market in 2021. The Verge reports: The Korea Herald reports that [LG CEO Kwon Bong-seok] sent out an internal memo to staff on Wednesday, hinting at a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

Boeing Curbed Rocket Test Over Hydraulics Issue, NASA Says

Boeing's test of the largest rocket in U.S. history ended earlier than expected on Jan. 16 because a hydraulic-system setting exceeded a preset limit, dealing another setback to the company's space ambitions. From a report: The first firing of all fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 25 min. ago

Nicole Alvino: Give Workers What They Need, Then Give Them a Voice

In our first DWX profile of 2021, SocialChorus's Nicole Alvino shares lessons learned from 2020 and what it takes to help employees thrive. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

It"s 2021, and scalpers are still buying up PS5 inventory for huge profits

Sony promised to deliver additional PlayStation 5 stock late last year ahead of the holidays but ultimately, the console remained next to impossible to find at retail......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News14 hr. 24 min. ago

UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2: Everything you need to know

Here's everything you need to know about UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2, the first big UFC event of 2021......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 25 min. ago

How to watch UFC fights online in 2021

If you want to stream UFC, you’re in luck: The world’s biggest MMA promotion has joined with ESPN to bring the action online. Here's how you can watch it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 25 min. ago

SpaceX delivers 60 more Starlink satellites in first launch of 2021, and sets new Falcon 9 rocket reusability record

SpaceX has launched its 17th batch of Starlink satellites during its first mission of 2021, using a Falcon 9 rocket that was flying for the eighth time, and that landed again, recording a record for its reusability program. This puts the total Starli.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

NASA Ends Efforts to Deploy Mars InSight"s "Mole"

After two years of futile struggles to penetrate surprisingly sticky soil, the heat probe’s demise leaves large gaps in our understanding of the Red Planet’s interior -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News17 hr. 24 min. ago

The best smart blinds for 2021

Smart blinds make it easy to control your window shades using your phone or voice assistant. Here's our list of the best smart blinds you can buy right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

The best Instant Pots for 2021

Whether you're an amateur cook or a practiced pro, Instant Pots are perfect for anyone who seeks versatility in the kitchen. We round up the best IP models......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

The best bathroom scales for 2021

With connected apps, fitness trackers, and ample health data, your smart, upgraded bathroom scale could be the main tool to help you reach your fitness goals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

What’s new on Netflix and what’s leaving in February 2021

Here's what's new on Netflix in February 2021, and what's leaving. You'll find original drama Malcom & Marie, as well as the final chapter of original series To All The Boys......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

Rocket Lab completes its first rocket launch of 2021 and 18th mission overall

Rocket Lab has launched its 18th mission, and the first of 2021, as of 8:26 PM NZT (2:30 AM EST). The ‘Another One Leaves The Crust’ mission took off from Rocket Lab’s Launch Complex 1 on the Mahia Peninsula in New Zealand, and flew.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 25 min. ago

Robot makers see continued growth momentum in 2021

The recent upsurge in demand for collaborative robots (cobots) that has started gaining momentum since the fourth quarter of 2020 will continue stretching throughout 2021, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 53 min. ago

Taiwan server makers eyeing double-digit increases for 2021 shipments

Taiwan-based server makers including Quanta Computer, Inventec, Wiwynn, Mitac Computing Technology and Foxconn Technology are optimistic about their business prospects this year with expectations that their 2021 cloud server shipments will see double.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 53 min. ago

Testing houses mull raising quotes

IC testing specialists are considering raising their quotes as early as the second quarter of 2021 to reflect their tight capacity, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 53 min. ago

R&D spending by semiconductor companies to hit another record high in 2021

Research and development spending by semiconductor companies worldwide is forecast to grow 4% in 2021 to US$71.4 billion after rising 5% in 2020 to a record high of US$68.4 billion, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 53 min. ago

NASA likely to redo hot-fire test of its Space Launch System core stage

Of 23 test objectives, full data was received for 15 of them. Enlarge / At 4:27pm central time on Saturday, the SLS rocket core stage ignited its four RS-25 engines at NASA's Stennis Space Center. The test was to last up to eight minutes. (credi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021

What psychology of mass mobilization can tell us about the Capitol riot

Research suggests disinfo and demagogues coordinate, not manipulate, the masses. Enlarge / Trump supporters near the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. The rioters stormed the historic building, breaking windows and clashing with p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021

Aston Martin’s new SUV is actually extremely good: The 2021 DBX review

It looks amazing and drives even better, but the downside is a crippling thirst. This is the $176,900 2021 Aston Martin DBX, the first ever crossover from the storied British brand......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021