Rocket Report: SpaceX fires up seven Raptors; SpinLaunch raises big funding round

This is the first time the Rocket Report has used the word "yeeted" in its history. Enlarge / ArianeGroup seeks European funding to develop a reusable third stage for its launch vehicles. (credit: ArianeGroup) Welcome to Editi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaSep 23rd, 2022

NASA, SpaceX study boosting Hubble to extend its lifespan

NASA and SpaceX have agreed to study the feasibility of awarding Elon Musk's company a contract to boost the Hubble Space Telescope to a higher orbit, with a goal of extending its lifespan, the US space agency said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

SpaceX eyes mission to extend life of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope

SpaceX is working with NASA to explore the possibility of using its Dragon spacecraft to extend the life of the Hubble Space Telescope mission......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Truecaller Assistant filters out fraud and scam calls

The age of caller ID hasn’t entirely lived up to its promise, because it’s still not clear whether a call is truly important. Some 86% of Americans report they only answer calls if they can identify the person or business calling. Now they don’.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple’s VP of procurement loses job (and dental plan) over crass remarks in viral TikTok

Apple is losing its longtime vice president of procurement, Tony Blevins, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The departure comes after Blevins made “crude remarks” in a TikTok video, which quickly went viral and was brought to Apple’s a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News8 hr. 16 min. ago

NASA and SpaceX are studying a Hubble telescope boost, adding 15 to 20 years of life

"It's doing great science as we speak." Enlarge / The crew of Polaris Dawn, from left: Scott Poteet, Jared Isaacman, Sarah Gillis, and Anna Menon, pose in front of SpaceX's Super Heavy rocket in South Texas. (credit: John Kraus/Polari.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News8 hr. 16 min. ago

SSD price slump shows no end in sight

A new report from analysts at TrendForce suggests NAND flash prices will drop by 15-20 percent in Q4 2022, likely dragging down SSD prices. Prices could bottom out around the end of this year, but the picture going into 2023 is unclear......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

The PC market decline hasn"t hit monitors quite yet, as demand grows in Q2 2022

A new International Data Corporation (IDC) report shows a Q2 2022 growth of 2.7 percent in global monitor shipments compared to Q2 2021. The numbers contrast with the current falling demand for PCs and other computer components, at least for now......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

Gaming monitor shipments are down for the first time ever

Trendforce's Anita Wang released a report on the matter that also covers details such as sales for panel types and screen curvature. In 2021, there were 22.8 million shipments of gaming monitors compared to an estimated 20.5 million units shipped for.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

Research explores how biased perceptions may drive erosion of democratic values in US

A new report published in the journal Scientific Reports sheds light on the current state of democracy in the United States......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 37 min. ago

UN slavery estimate raises question: Are 50 million people really enslaved today?

According to the United Nations, about 50 million people are enslaved worldwide......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 16 min. ago

Report calls for Indigenous Peoples" knowledge to be included in climate policy

A new report highlights how recognizing Indigenous Peoples' and local communities' knowledge systems could do more to address climate change than many current approaches......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 16 min. ago

Phishing activity exploded in Q2 2022

The APWG’s Phishing Activity Trends Report reveals that in the second quarter of 2022, the APWG observed 1,097,811 total phishing attacks — the worst quarter for phishing that APWG has ever observed. This Help Net Security video uncovers how the.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

What’s going on with NASA’s mega moon rocket launch?

If everything had gone to plan, NASA's next-generation SLS rocket would have launched a while ago. But it's still very much on the ground. So what's the latest?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Apple schedules Q4 2022 earnings release for October 27

Apple announced this week that it will release its earnings report for the third quarter of fiscal 2022 on Thursday, October 27. Just like in the previous announcements, the company will release its Q4 2022 earnings report, then hold a conference ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Data security trends: 7 statistics you need to know

U.S. businesses are at high risk for data security threats from increasingly effective phishing attempts and the lack of procedures to restrict data access, according to GetApp’s 4th Annual Data Security Report. Newer companies are especially vulne.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Cloud security trends: What makes cloud infrastructure vulnerable to threats?

In this Help Net Security video, Chris Caridi, Strategic Cyber Threat Analyst at IBM X-Force, talks about the findings of the latest IBM Security X-Force Cloud Security Threat Landscape Report. The X-Force report pulls data from IBM’s threat vi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Office exploits continue to spread more than any other category of malware

The latest Internet Security Report from the WatchGuard Threat Lab shows a reduction in overall malware detections from the peaks seen in the first half of 2021, along with an increase in threats for Chrome and Microsoft Office and the ongoing Emotet.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Taiwan central bank denies considering foreign exchange control on foreign investors

Taiwan's central bank issued a statement on the evening of September 28 to clarify a local media report quoting Governor Chin-long Yang's reply to a Legislative Yuan discussion. The central bank denied that Yang had said it is planning to impose curr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Wasabi raises $250 million to expand its cloud storage offering

Wasabi Technologies has achieved unicorn status following $250 million in new funding. Wasabi raised $125 million in Series D equity led by L2 Point Management with participation from Cedar Pine; an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management; and retur.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

How iPhone 14’s satellite-based emergency SOS compares to T-Mobile/SpaceX Starlink solution

At their Far Out event, Apple announced that satellite connectivity will be available on the iPhone 14 lineup. But a few weeks earlier, SpaceX and T-Mobile made an announcement that they will be bringing satellite-based connectivity to basically any.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022