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SpaceX has lost its first Starship prototype—is this a big deal?

Is that bad? — Iterative design is faster and arguably better. But you have to be willing to fail. Eric Berger - Nov 21, 2019 2:39 pm UTC Enlarge / Here is Starship Mk 1 as revealed on September 28, 2019.Trevor Mahlmann for ArsOn Wednesday afternoon, SpaceX loaded nitrogen into a prototype version of its…

Amazon Black Friday 2019: Here’s the massive list of deals that launch starting tomorrow

Amazon already kicked off its early Black Friday 2019 sale last week, and there are tons of great deals available like Anker true wireless earbuds for $39.99, Alexa and Google enabled Wi-Fi smart plugs for $6.67 a piece, a bunch of killer Instant Pot deals, $350 Sony noise cancelling headphones for under $260, and more.…

Apple’s HomeKit gets its first DIY security system

Abode has announced that the long-awaited HomeKit support is now available for its Iota home security system. The update adds the ability to manage and view the status of the system through Apple’s Home app and Siri voice commands on iOS, macOS, the Apple Watch, and HomePod devices. The company says it plans to bring…

Was Same-Sex Behavior Hardwired in Animals from the Beginning?

Home News (Image: © Shutterstock) Evolutionary scientists have been thinking about same-sex sexual behavior all wrong.That's the implication of a new study on same-sex behavior in animals. Instead of asking why animals engage in same-sex behavior (SSB), researchers should be asking, "Why not?" the authors said. If they're right, same-sex sex may not have evolved independently…

Tesla Roadster: Elon Musk says it might ‘not need key at all’

Elon Musk hinted that the new Tesla Roadster might “not need a key at all” as the prototype is equipped with an interesting door system. When Tesla unveiled the Roadster prototype in 2017, CEO Elon Musk claimed a list of insanely impressive specs including 0-60 mph in 1.9 seconds, 620 miles of range, and more.…

Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade, source says

Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade, a source told CNBC's Becky Quick on Thursday. A deal could be announced as early as Thursday.A deal between Schwab and TD Ameritrade would create a behemoth with more than $5 trillion in combined assets, about $3.8 trillion from Schwab and $1.3 trillion from TD Ameritrade. "This would create a Goliath in Wealth…

SpaceX Starship prototype blows its top

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe rupture was caught on camera and shared on social mediaSpaceX's Starship rocket prototype experienced a major failure during pressurisation testing on Wednesday.A video from the scene in Texas showed the top part of the vehicle rupture.Cryogenic propellants that were being loaded at the time dispersed across…

Prince Andrew is a royal family ‘nightmare’

135K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don't like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Nov 21, 2019Writer Corrine Barraclough says the ‘arrogance’ of Prince…

An Illinois teen posted a photo of a black student on Craigslist with the caption ‘slave for sale,’ police say

(CNN)An Illinois student is facing a hate crime charge after he placed a photo of a black classmate on Craigslist with the caption "slave for sale," authorities said. The 14-year-old suspect has not been identified because he's a juvenile. He's been charged with two counts of committing a hate crime and one count of disorderly…
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