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The US Navy has successfully carried out a demonstration of a high-energy laser weapon installed in a warship. On May 16, 2020, the amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) locked onto and disabled an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with its Solid-State Laser - Technology Maturation (SSL-TM) Laser Weapon System Demonstrator (LWSD) MK 2 MOD 0.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, Technolog
According to a report from The Verge, high school students across the United States are failing their Advanced Placement (AP) exams due to the College Board’s online testing portal not accepting photos captured in the default HEIC image format.Back in March, the College Board, the entity that creates the curricula and exams for AP courses, announced exams would be online rather than in-person sin
Around 50 percent of Animal Crossing: New Horizons sales in the U.S., Japan, and Europe were digital, according to Nintendo.  ...
A secretive space plane developed by the US Air Force is being readied for another outing, with the department today announcing the X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle’s sixth mission will kick off on May 16. The classified vehicle’s upcoming expedition will see a new emphasis placed on onboard experiments, following a record-breaking 780-day flight that came to an end last October.Continue ReadingCategor
The United States Space Force (USSF) reports that Russia has launched a Direct Ascent Anti-Satellite (ASAT) missile. US Space Command detected and tracked the weapon capable of destroying a satellite in low Earth orbit (LEO) on April 15.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: US Space Force, Russia, Satellite, New Atlas Audio
The PlayStation maker explained it must "take appropriate action" to ensure internet stability during the COVID-19 pandemic ...
The US Space Force has delivered its first national security payload into orbit, with a satellite successfully lifting off atop a United Launch Alliance rocket today. The spacecraft is the final piece of the puzzle in a network of protected communications satellites for US armed forces, with the launch running smoothly following a slight hiccup on the launchpad.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, Sc
GameStop will close customer access to its U.S. storefronts and introduce a new curbside pick-up option to help combat the spread of COVID-19. ...
the world’s biggest hospital ship is currently heading to the new york harbor where it’s intended to free up hospital beds in the greater new york region. The post US navy hospital ships on their way to new york to help fight coronavirus appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the company endeavors to meet the surge in demand from people relying on its service. The post amazon prioritizes stocking medical + household supplies, plans to hire 100,000 U.S. workers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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