Build Your Own Rocket Launch Tool To Beat SpaceX

The Atlas rocket is a favorite of the US military, but its manufacturer, United Launch Alliance (ULA), needs to drum up commercial business for it. How else but with a snazzy website? On ULA’s RocketBuilder.com, prospective customers can spec out the cost of their space transit needs, based on their choice of launch window, rocket…

Dyson’s Inventor Builds A New Engineering College

British inventor James Dyson has announced he’s opening a new college to train engineers in the UK. Set to open in the fall of 2017, the Dyson Institute of Technology will be based at the company’s headquarters in Wiltshire, England. It will offer 25 students four-year engineering degrees each year, although these will be accredited…

NASA Calls SpaceX To Survey The World’s Oceans

SpaceX has won another mission — this time, to survey the world’s oceans. NASA announced last week that it had tapped SpaceX to launch a satellite that would “make the first-ever global survey of Earth’s surface water.” It is by no means the first time Elon Musk’s ambitious company has partnered with the space agency…

This $5 Device Can Hack Your Mac When It’s Locked

The next time you leave your Mac unattended, make sure to turn it off. A well-known hacker has created a cheap tool that can steal data off of locked computers in minutes. The clever new device called PoisonTap is created using a $5 Raspberry Pi Zero and some open source code. Attackers can plug PoisonTap…

What is the contents of The Deep Web after infiltration

The Deep Web is not The Dark Web. The Dark Web is the encrypted network that exists between Tor servers and their clients. The Deep Web is simply the content of databases and other web services that cannot be indexed by conventional search engines. You can only access 0.03% of the Internet via search engines;…

Apple Might Change The Whole Industry With The iPhone 8

Apple hasn’t yet managed to keep up with iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus demand, suggesting that the company’s new iPhones are a hit. In fact, iPhone sales in the September quarter came in slightly higher than Wall Street was expecting, even though supply of both new models was severely constrained. But even though Apple’s…

This Case Let’s You Run Android On iPhone

For the longest time, both Apple and Google loyalists have imagined what it might be like to run Android on iPhone hardware. Now, thanks to a Chinese manufacturer, the dream is somewhat of a reality. The Mesuit hardware case, from Haimawan, features a skinned version of the Android Marshmallow operating system that is accessible through…

Microsoft Is Partnering With Elon Musk’s OpenAI Project

OpenAI, the artificial intelligence research non-profit backed by Tesla’s Elon Musk, Y Combinator’s Sam Altman, a Donald Trump fan called Peter Thiel, and numerous other tech luminaries, is partnering with Microsoft to tackle the next set of challenges in the still-nascent field. OpenAI will also make Microsoft Azure its preferred cloud platform, in part because…

Check out Star Citizen latest screenshots

Star Citizen is shaping up to be one of the biggest games ever made, and it’s going to be a shining beacon of change for the PC gaming landscape, the scope of the game has grown bigger than CIG thought – and they want to do it right. CIG showed off some gameplay footage from…

Trump’s Victory May Affect Tesla’s Solar Investments

Newly elected president Donald Trump is an ardent climate change denier, and that spells trouble for Tesla’s new venture into solar energy. During the first presidential debate, Democratic challenger Hillary Clinton sparred with Trump over his views on climate change and his controversial statement that global warming is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese. In…

Apple may be working on smart glasses

Apple may be working on a pair of smart glasses. The product would be introduced in 2018 at the earliest, according to Bloomberg sources. The project is advanced enough to be in talks with suppliers, according to the report. The smart glasses would be Apple’s first in a category of product that was originally pioneered…

Mexican Scientists Turned Tequila Into Diamonds

Farmers in Mexico have been given another reason to grow agave, the cactus-like plant used to produce the country’s most potent export. In the bar room equivalent of alchemy, Scientists Turned Tequila Into Diamonds. The surprise use for the national tipple emerged when researchers at the National Autonomous University experimented with making ultra-thin films of…