Daily Archives: May 8, 2017

Net-neutrality supporters cripple the FCC website again (update)

Sunday night, John Oliver merely pointed out a problem (again), and the results were pretty predictable if you’re familiar with the last time he did similar. The most recent episode of HBO’s Last Week Tonight’s main segment concerns net neutrality … Continue reading

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The Electric Lilium Jet Hints at Future Air Taxis

The old science fiction fantasy of a flying car that both drives on the ground and flies in the air is unlikely to revolutionize daily commutes. Instead, Silicon Valley tech entrepreneurs and aerospace companies dream of electric-powered aircraft that can take off vertically … Continue reading

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Google’s “Fuchsia” smartphone OS dumps Linux, has a wild new UI

reader comments 0 The main section of Fuchsia shows a profile picture, and tapping on it will reveal some power controls. Above this section are recent apps, and below is a Google Now-style suggestion panel. There’s a tablet mode, too. … Continue reading

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Secret U.S. Space Plane Lands With A Boom In Florida

The Air Force’s secret X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle landed at NASA ‘s Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility Sunday, setting off a sonic boom that surprised residents. Secretary of the Air Force Publi hide caption toggle caption Secretary of the … Continue reading

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