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Space Station Missions successfully launched from Virginia – Spaceflight Now

A 42.5-meter Antares rocket takes off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's 0A base on Wallops Island, Virginia, and transports a Cygnus supply ship to the International Space Station. Credit: NASA / Bill Ingalls A Northrop Grumman Antares rocket, upgraded to orbit heavier payloads, was launched on Saturday from a launch pad on Virginia's east coast with a Cygnus supply ship …

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According to Kuo, a new MacBook with scissor keyboard is due to be launched in mid-2020. Unclear if the 16-inch model is delayed

Apple plans to introduce a new MacBook model with a shear switch keyboard in the late second or early third quarter of 2020, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, and suggests the notebook be released in June at WWDC or with a new keyboard before press release in July next year. MacRumors' 16-inch MacBook Pro concept In a study by MacRumors …

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The HBO Max service will be launched in the US in May 2020

John Stankey Stephen Desaulniers | CNBC AT & T's WarnerMedia announced Tuesday that the HBO Max Streaming service will be launched in the US in May 2020. At a corporate event in Burbank, California, John Stankey, CEO of WarnerMedia, said that content, technology platform and marketing and distribution are the "three pillars" of a successful streaming service. He said AT …

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The NASA-ICON is launched to investigate the boundary between Earth and space

ICON was developed to detect and investigate changes in the ionosphere, a region of the upper atmosphere bombarded by the space weather from above and the earth's weather from below. In particular, his instruments will observe an aurora-like phenomenon called "airglow", which allows him to see how particles move in that region. The spacecraft will return data that could help …

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Why the SoftBank Vision Fund is one of the most complex private equity funds ever launched – Axios

About $ 75 billion of the Vision Fund comes from external LPs such as sovereign wealth funds from Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi. Each of these engagements is divided into two parts: Common where LPs receive a percentage of all positive investment returns. Preferred where LPs receive the 7% annual coupon on invested capital plus a percentage of all positive …

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The NASA mission launched Lisa Nowak's career, fall, and diaper jokes

It was the diapers, not their journey into space, that made Lisa Marie Nowak a national sensation. When the former astronaut was arrested for stalking and assaulting her ex's girlfriend in 2007, she had some eyebrows raised in her possession: pepper spray, a mallet, a knife, a BB gun, a map to her romantic rival's house , Just as impressive …

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The Microsoft Game Streaming Service xCloud is launched in the US, UK, and Korea as a public preview

Google did not announce Stadia in a vacuum. Game streaming services have been in the making for years, with varying degrees of success. The technology for providing near-instantaneous high-end graphics over miles of cable and Wi-Fi networks has only recently become robust enough. Therefore, it is not surprising that Microsoft announced on Tuesday the public preview of its own remote …

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