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The Privatization Of The Space Race

The Privatization Of The Space Race
Jeff Bezos (the billionaire founder and former CEO at Amazon) fulfilled a dream last month by going into space. Blue Origin, the US magnate, created the New Shepard ship. It left on Tuesday, July 20. This is not the first time a private company has sent people into space. Bezos traveled with his brother Mark, who was not alone. Daemen, a Dutch student, was also present. Mary Wallace Funk, a female pilot, was also there. She was one of the few women who had to go through the same selection process as NASA astronauts, but was denied the chance to ...
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The Privatization Of The Space Race

The Privatization Of The Space Race

Jeff Bezos (the billionaire founder and former CEO at Amazon) fulfilled a dream last month by going into space. Blue Origin, the US magnate, created the New Shepard ship. It left on Tuesday, July 20. This is not the first time a private company has sent people into space. Bezos traveled with his brother Mark, who was not alone. Daemen, a Dutch student, was also present. Mary Wallace Funk, a female pilot, was also there. She was one of the few women who had to go through the same selection process as NASA astronauts, but was denied the chance to ...
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The Dark Side Of Life For Silicon Valley Programmers

The Dark Side Of Life For Silicon Valley Programmers

Silicon Valley is the ideal place for software developers. It offers great pay, great companies, and all the technological innovation. There is always the flip side to the coin. Software development is an excellent job, especially for those in Silicon Valley, the tech capital. Tech startups offer a wide range of perks to their employees, including huge salaries, bonuses, subscription options, free meals, massages and on-site gyms. However, all this pampering comes with a price. Software engineers have made comments in Quora conversations. Here are some facts about the expected work hours and potential dangers associated with this profession. Google ...
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The Secret Algorithm For Learning

The Secret Algorithm For Learning

Richard Feynman, Nobel laureate in Physics, explains his learning method for faster and deeper understanding any subject. "I was not always a good student" says Richard. He believed that learning was possible only if you put in many hours. That was when I found something that changed my entire life. Richard Feynman was a Nobel-winning physicist who realized the difference between knowing something and knowing the name of it. This is what led to his success. Feynman discovered a formula that enabled him to learn faster than anyone else. This is the Feynman method and it will help you learn ...
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Lauren Powell's Story How Steve Jobs Wife Has Become An Influential Investor

Lauren Powell’s Story How Steve Jobs Wife Has Become An Influential Investor

Laurene Powell Jobs is the wife of the late Apple co-founder. Forbes reports that she has an estimated net worth of $ 20.7 million and is a strong investor. This is her life as a philanthropist and businesswoman. Laurene Powell Jobs was conceived in West Milford in New Jersey in 1963. Her father was a pilot and she was just 3 years old when he died in a crash. Her mother then remarried. Powell Jobs was a Wall Street worker for Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, and then he moved west to get his MBA at Stanford's Graduate School of Business ...
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Meet The MGS Cybersecurity Update

Meet The MGS Cybersecurity Update

Our MGS Cybersecurity product was launched on the market in 2019. We have written about its features in this article. After a successful year, the product has been relaunched. The new version will offer additional protection for MGS customers, and increase its competitiveness. The new product provides comprehensive protection against cyber threats that freelancers and SMEs may face, regardless of whether they are caused by external attacks or employee negligence. It may also protect against reputational and financial crises, third-party claims and sanctions. The new product provides basic coverage at the first level that covers cybersecurity incidents and gives customers ...
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How Artificial Intelligence Is Creating A New Art Market

How Artificial Intelligence Is Creating A New Art Market

Christie's will auction an artificial intelligence (AI-created) artwork this October. This comes right after a landmark art exhibition at the Nature Morte gallery, New Delhi. These types of artworks raise new questions about who owns and author of these works, when it becomes obsolete and what are the areas where algorithms can be used. What is AI art? A lot of creators of AI art use adversarial generation networks (GANs), which allow computers to analyze a library of images and sounds, create their content, then try again. You will learn new things and improve your skills by trial and error ...
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Lithium Metal Batteries The Core Component In Car Battery Technology

Lithium Metal Batteries The Core Component In Car Battery Technology

A new battery for electric cars was created by the latest research. I have published my findings in the article below: - This latest project resulted in batteries that can withstand 600 charges and discharge cycles. How did they do it? This is because of the components that were used in assembling these batteries. The batteries created by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory researchers are not lithium ion. They are made from lithium metal. They use anodes of lithium strips to make the batteries more lithium-rich than anodes that contain more lithium. The lithium strips are used to preserve the ...
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A New SMS Scam That Steals Data On Your Mobile

A New SMS Scam That Steals Data On Your Mobile

You may have received an SMS advising you that your voicemail has been changed. It is best to delete it immediately and not follow the link. This malicious message can steal data and install malware on your phone. Fraud via SMS is on the rise and we are seeing more and better malicious campaigns using this method to deceive victims. This is known as smishing. Recent examples include the SMS scam of Correos and the recent wave messages impersonating Spanish banks. A new smishing operation has been discovered that aims at installing malware on mobile devices and stealing users' personal ...
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Charging A Car Battery In 10 Minutes Will Be Possible With This Technology

Charging A Car Battery In 10 Minutes Will Be Possible With This Technology

Dr. Rachid Yazami is the inventor of the lithium-ion battery's key components. He is currently developing a technology that can charge an electric car in just 10 minutes. Electric mobility is gaining ground in cities. More people choose electric cars for urban mobility. Electric mobility is the future, thanks to both the environmental benefits and the dedication of both drivers and manufacturers. However, technology has improved a lot over the years. Electric cars must overcome certain obstacles in order to be the most popular option and eliminate combustion engine vehicles. Slow charging of batteries is a major problem, but the ...
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DART An Innovative Project To Transform The Moderna Vaccine Manufacturing Process

DART An Innovative Project To Transform The Moderna Vaccine Manufacturing Process

NORWOOD, Massachusetts – Moderna has been busy teaching hundreds how to make billions upon billions of doses its coronavirus vaccine. However, a small group of scientists from the biotech company want to reduce their production. Literally. Moderna's Norwood research center, Massachusetts has been home to a team of 15 scientists who have worked with the US Army over the past few months in developing a miniature way to produce vaccines. The real world is still many years away from these small-scale capsules. They could have a greater impact on the world than Moderna's coronavirus vaccine. It could stop pandemics from ...
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A Computer Reproduces The Words Of A Man Paralyzed And Unable To Speak

A Computer Reproduces The Words Of A Man Paralyzed And Unable To Speak

A computer that interprets and reproduces neural implant signals has enabled a 36-year old man who suffered paralysis and speech impairments since he was 20, to be able to communicate with his family. The New England Journal of Medicine published a study that describes how American researchers created this miracle of science using a quadriparesis patient. He is unable control his motor function and has anarthria. This is his brain injury which causes him to not be able to speak. According to the study, the man can produce "grunts or groans", but not understandable speech. Pam Belluck, a reporter for ...
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The First Paying Passenger Of The New Shepard Space Ship

The First Paying Passenger Of The New Shepard Space Ship

Blue Origin's Blue Shepard ship, the New Shepard, has already received its first passenger. It will be taking Jeff Bezos (and his brother Mark) into space on July 20. The company released a statement Thursday stating that Oliver Daemen would be the first paying customer to fly on the New Shepard. This marks the beginning of commercial operations for this program. Wally Funk, an 82 year-old pilot, and his brothers Bezos will join him. Daemen, who is just 18 years old and Funk, who is 82, will be the oldest and youngest astronauts to reach space. Daemen wasn't the only ...
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Which Computer Is Better, HP Or Dell

Which Computer Is Better, HP Or Dell

We will help you decide which of the two main manufacturers on the market is the best, HP or Dell computer. Computers and portable equipment are the most popular items in the world. This is because the demand is high for these products, and there is a large supply. We all know that there are many brands offering very similar products when buying a computer. So we need to compare brands. To help you decide between HP and Dell, we run an analysis. Dell Features Let's begin with the internals. These computers feature Intel processors ranging from Pentium Gold up ...
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