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SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket carries its heaviest payload to space

Jan 27, 2023

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket thundered to space on Thursday morning carrying its heaviest-ever payload. Launching from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 4:22 a.m. ET, the Falcon 9 took with it 56 Starlink internet satellites as part of a payload weighing 17,400 kilograms (38,400 pounds), according to comments made during a livestream of the mission. This was the ninth space trip for the first-stage booster, which previously launched two crewed missions to the International Space Station, as wel ...read more

Image AI App

Jan 27, 2023

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Google Preps Another Find My Device Feature to Take on Apple

Jan 27, 2023

News @xguntherc Jan 25, 2023, 12:22 pm EST | 1 min read Google At this point, it’s pretty clear that Android wants to transform its Find My Device app into a network similar to Apple’s “Find My” to track lost and stolen devices. Google started teasing the changes in December, and now we’re seeing hints of new features that could be coming soon. For those unaware, Google’s “Find My Device” can track Android phones, tablets, Chromebooks, smartwatche ...read more

Designing ethical self-driving cars

Jan 27, 2023

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain The classic thought experiment known as the "trolley problem" asks: Should you pull a lever to divert a runaway trolley so that it kills one person rather than five? Alternatively: What if you'd have to push someone onto the tracks to stop the trolley? What is the moral choice in each of these instances? For decades, philosophers have debated whether we should prefer the utilitarian solution (what's better for society; i.e., fewer deaths) or a solut ...read more

Chromebooks Have a New Way to Play Games

Jan 27, 2023

Acer / Lenovo Google has been trying to turn Chromebooks into gaming laptops for years, first with the introduction of Android and Linux apps, and later with cloud gaming integration. Now there’s another way to play games on a Chromebook: Boosteroid. Boosteroid is a cloud gaming platform that works a bit differently than Amazon Luna, Google’s ill-fated Stadia, or Xbox Game Streaming. The service gives you access to a “high-end remote gaming rig,” on which you can run PC games ...read more

Study proposes profitable ways to repurpose industrial waste

Jan 27, 2023

Graphical abstract. Credit: Science of The Total Environment (2023). DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.161550 There is money to be made—and potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions—by finding a second life for the potato peels, fried dough particles, cheese whey and other industrial food-processing waste products that routinely end up in landfills, according to new research. Scientists have taken the first step at estimating the best large-scale uses for food processing waste, fi ...read more

Researchers Show How AI and Wi-Fi May Be Used to Observe People Through Walls

Jan 27, 2023

(Photo : Steffi Loos/Getty Images)) BERLIN, GERMANY - AUGUST 03: Passersby walk under a surveillance camera which is part of facial recognition technology test at Berlin Suedkreuz station on August 3, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. The technology is claimed could track terror suspects and help prevent future attacks. Using artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze two WiFi routers that picture a human's 3D form and motion, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have created a low-cost metho ...read more


Conektto API-First Design Studio

Jan 27, 2023

Support is great. Feedback is even better. "Our community edition has unlimited free format RestAPI contract designer and free for ever limited data provider API design, API test studio projects, as well as our upcoming aggregate API design. Looking forward to all your feedback on current features and future roadmap. Thank you!!" The makers of Conektto API-First Design Studio Source: https://www.producthunt.com/posts/conektto-api-first-design-studio ...read more

FuboTV Raises Prices After Losing AMC and BBC America

Jan 27, 2023

News Regional sports channels also get an additional fee. @andrew_andrew__ Jan 25, 2023, 11:02 am EST | 1 min read wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock.com, fuboTV Starting on February 6th, FuboTV customers with a Pro or Elite plan will be charged an extra $5 each month. So, the cheapest FuboTV subscription is now $75 a month, while the Elite package is $85. These prices are already live on the FuboTV signup page. This price hike comes at an awkward time for FuboTV. The ...read more

Samsung’s Great OLED Touchscreens Are Coming To Laptops

Jan 27, 2023

Samsung Display Samsung is often a trendsetter when it comes to screens, and now, it’s pushing the envelope even further. The company has just announced the development of on-cell touch OLED displays for use in laptops. Samsung Display has announced that it will be mass-producing the world’s first OCTA (short for On-Cell Touch AMOLED) displays for use on laptops. Samsung was the first to mass-produce OCTA touchscreens back in 2010, so it’s definitely no surprise to see the compa ...read more