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Rocket Lab begins 2021 with mission dubbed Another One Leaves the Crust - CNET

12 days ago   |   By CNET

The small satellite launcher is ready for its first launch of 2021, a year in which it has big plans.
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Blue Origin successfully launches and lands key crew capsule test in first mission of 2021

Blue Origin successfully launches and lands key crew capsule test in first mission of 2021

12 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Blue Origin launched its first mission of 2021, flying its New Shepard rocket in West Texas to a medium height of just over 350,000 feet. This is the first flight for this particular booster, and for the capsule it carried, which was equipped with a range of new passenger safety, control and comfort systems that Blue Origin was testing during flight for the first time. Also on board was a life-sized test dummy called ‘Mannequin Skywalker' that recorded information during the flight and landing that the Blue Origin will now review.
Based on the video stream and commentary from the company...
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Watch Blue Origin launch a rocket with an upgraded crew capsule live

12 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Blue Origin is launching its New Shepard suborbital rocket for the first time in 2021, with a liftoff planned for 9:45 AM CST from its launch facility in West Texas. This is the 14th flight of New Shepard, and it includes some key testing activities for Blue Origin in preparation for its first human spaceflight missions.
The company has been flying a crew capsule on board its rocket for quite a while now, albeit empty (or rather, loaded with scientific and other cargo, rather than people). This version includes some key systems that will be used when astronauts are inside, however...
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Samsung Galaxy A72 4G FCC certification reveals 25W fast charging

Samsung Galaxy A72 4G FCC certification reveals 25W fast charging

With the support page for the Samsung Galaxy A72 4G going live yesterday and today's FCC listing surfacing, it's obvious that we are very close to the official debut of the... Read more ...

Nokia 7.2 gets a new Android 10 Build, Nokia 4.2 & 3.2 get January Security...

Nokia 7.2 gets a new Android 10 Build, Nokia 4.2 & 3.2 get January Security update 2021

Nokia 7.2 is receiving a new Android 10 build as the second update in this month after the January security update 2021 it received earlier. Nokia 4.2 and Nokia 3.2 have... Read more ...

Moto Edge S gets China launch, features Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor

Moto Edge S gets China launch, features Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor

It was in mid January when the Motorola Edge S was rumoured to appear at the end of the month. And appear it has, following a 26 January launch event - but only in China, where... Read more ...

WatchOS 7.3, iOS 14.4, iPadOS 14.4, and tvOS 14.4 Address Serious Security...

WatchOS 7.3, iOS 14.4, iPadOS 14.4, and tvOS 14.4 Address Serious Security Exploit

Apple has updated watchOS, iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS to fix a troubling security vulnerability that may have been actively exploited in the wild and deal with a few nagging bugs... Read more ...

DUNE is Getting Officially Licensed Board Games from Portal Games

DUNE is Getting Officially Licensed Board Games from Portal Games

Dune has been seeing quite the revival lately. It's got some comics from BOOM! Studios and a tabletop RPG was recently announced. Now, Portal Games has announced that they're... Read more ...

S'More dating app aims to get you a meaningful relationship

S'More dating app aims to get you a meaningful relationship

Meeting new people has become quite hard during our new COVID-19 infested reality. One has to rely on social media and dating apps to spice up the everyday bed-to-laptop-to-bed... Read more ...

MSI GS66 Stealth RTX 3080 Laptop Review: Performance, Design, Price and More

MSI GS66 Stealth RTX 3080 Laptop Review: Performance, Design, Price and More

MSI's RTX 3080 with GS66 Design is the latest flagship laptop so far. A review narrative for this device will show you that the new stealth upgrade can handle the 3080 well. Read more ...

Realme X7 and X7 Pro 5G set to launch in India on February 4

Realme X7 and X7 Pro 5G set to launch in India on February 4

The Realme X7 could be the first MediaTek Dimensity 800U-powered phone to launch in the country. What you need to know Realme will launch the X7 and X7 Pro smartphones in India... Read more ...

Fleksy Adds More Customization Options With Artist-Themed Store

Fleksy Adds More Customization Options With Artist-Themed Store

While many of the Android users use the good-ol' Google keyboard or the default keyboard that comes pre-installed on their devices, there are many who use third-party keyboards... Read more ...

AirPods Pro 2 should be out in the first half of 2021

AirPods Pro 2 should be out in the first half of 2021

AirPods Pro 2 are reportedly coming out in the first half of 2021. A new report cites industry sources who claim that Taiwanese chipmaker Winbond is expected to supply flash... Read more ...