Rocket Report: Meet the Gravity-1 rocket; will Starship really cut launch costs?

"I probably can’t express in words what it meant for me." Enlarge / A rendering of Orienspace's "Gravity11" launch vehicle. (credit: Orienspace) Welcome to Edition 4.44 of the Rocket Report! This week saw the successful com.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMay 27th, 2022

Check out the 33 Raptor engines on SpaceX’s next-gen rocket

SpaceX has shared an image showing the 33 Raptor engines installed at the base of its next-gen Super Heavy rocket ahead of the booster's first orbital flight......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 12 min. ago

Virgin Orbit successfully launches its first night mission

Virgin Orbit launched seven satellites using its LauncherOne system last night, Friday, July 1, in its first nighttime launch......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

NASA’s next-generation rocket returns to assembly building today

NASA's next-generation rocket, the Space Launch System, will return to its home at the Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Virgin Orbit rocket launches 7 US defense satellites

A Virgin Orbit rocket carrying seven U.S. Defense Department satellites was launched from a special Boeing 747 flying off the Southern California coast and streaked toward space Friday night......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Report: Samsung Plans Mid-Range Foldable Phones by 2024

As we wait on the Galaxy Z Fold4 and Flip4, a new report points to a more reasonably priced future for Samsung's foldables. The company is allegedly working on mid-range foldables that will be part of its A-series.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Triply eclipsing stellar systems

Stars with the mass of the sun or larger are typically accompanied by one or more orbiting companion stars. The system forms when gravity contracts the gas and dust of an interstellar cloud until clumps develop that are dense enough to coalesce into.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Nvidia RTX 4090 could shatter GPU speed records — but at a big cost

Nvidia's RTX 40-series will offer a massive jump in performance, but a new report states that these GPUs will be even better than previously believed......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Here’s why AMD really needs to beat Intel to next-gen CPUs

A new report states that AMD is likely to see a huge drop in revenue in 2022, highlighting how crucial it is for AMD to beat Intel to release next-gen CPUs......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Intelligence Report: EV targets for 2030

Automakers are overturning their product plans to move ahead on electric vehicles. But some wonder — will it be enough to satisfy environmental regulators?.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Lamborghini to spend at least $1.8B in path toward electrification, report says

Lamborghini has said it will shift its current models -- the Huracan and Aventador sports cars, and the Urus SUV -- to plug-in hybrid powertrains by the end of 2024......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Decrease in CO2 emissions during pandemic shutdown shows it is possible to reach Paris Agreement goals

An international team of researchers has found that the sudden drop in CO2 emissions during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates that it is possible to reduce emissions enough to meet the 1.5 degrees Celsius global temperature increas.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New report examines people"s attitudes to climate change and how this translates into action

A new report has taken an in-depth look at the U.K. public's attitudes to climate change—and how this might translate into action......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Quanta obtains major gaming notebook orders from Acer

Taiwan-based ODM Quanta Computer has obtained orders from Acer for all gaming notebook models slated for launch in 2023, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Macro headwinds bring more uncertainty to Taiwan electronics manufacturing outlook

Rising raw materials costs from the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war and worsening inflation continue to challenge Taiwan's electronics manufacturing industry, bringing more uncertainty to the industry outlook this year, according to the Taiwan Institute o.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Walking a tightrope (2): Climate risks

According to the Global Risk Report published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2020 and 2021, if the global temperature rises by 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2030, wildfires, storms, and famine will follow......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Uber releases safety data: 998 sexual assault incidents including 141 rape reports in 2020

Even as its ridership was decimated by the pandemic in 2020, Uber recorded 141 reports of rape on its platform in the United States, the company disclosed in its safety report released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Comcast Xfinity Stream app now available on Apple TV: stream live channels and watch on-demand television

The has gained a significant new app to its roster today. Comcast today released the Xfinity Stream app for tvOS, supporting Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD devices. The app’s launch was first teased back in October 2021, when a partnership between A.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Apple increases iPhone 13 prices in Japan ahead of iPhone 14 launch this fall

Apple on Thursday raised the price of iPhone models in Japan, making the product more expensive for Japanese consumers. In some cases, prices are now almost 20% higher, which may be a reflection of the local currency getting weaker against the dolla.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Motorola’s next flagship phone will have a truly unusual camera system

Motorola zooms in on a launch date for its next big camera phone, the Motorola X30 Pro......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Oh great, new malware lets hackers hijack your Wi-Fi router

A new report finds hackers are targeting home Wi-Fi routers to gain access to all your connected devices. .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022