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Virgin Galactic, the company aiming to offer sub-orbital flights into space now has a sister company named – Virgin Orbit. Its ‘LauncherOne rocket program’ is now a separate venture under the name of Virgin Orbit that will serve the booming small satellite industry. The daily operations of Virgin Orbit are in the hands of Dan Hart, an ex-Boeing executive, who has taken the position of Orbit’s president. Meanwhile, Virgin Galactic’s CEO, George Whitesides will hold the same position in its sister company. Based in Long Beach, Californ...
If you think that virtual reality world is best offered by Oculus Rift and Gear VR, it’s time for you to experience the HTC Vive hands on. As a matter of fact, the HTC Vive offers the most high-end virtual reality experience currently. The experience that HTC Vive delivers is something that should be more felt than read about. As the VR market is developing, more and more tech giants are working towards innovations in virtual reality. HTC has proved itself as a strong competitor for the long run. With the release of its Vive headse...
In the 1970s, NASA Ames Research Center (ARC) conducted space colony summer studies on Bernal Spheres and Toroidal Colonies which could hold a population of up to 10,000 living in space, and on Cylindrical Colonies which could hold a population of 1,000,000. This, of course, blossomed from the fertile imagination of Apollo-era scientists, who dreamed of propelling humanity spaceward. Between the late 70s and 90s, the romance with a great rotating wheel in space, with skylight windows, vegetation, rivers and dwellings died. And so did ...
Artificial Intelligence is a fascinating subject. If we’re talking about robotics, a majority of individuals might regard AI as a fascinating field. Creating the ever intelligent and efficient robots is something which human race is trying to do ever since the technology came to the light. Hardly a day passes by where top humanoid robots don’t beat humans. These Highly Advanced Humanoid Robots Surround Our Future Humanoid Robots of 2016 perfectly cater the human needs. Who knows if they turn out to be your friends someday? We’ve c...
Apple Inc. is one of the most legendary American corporations that has completely transformed the way we look at technology. Sure, the company has been through its fair share of troubles. It’s important to realize that no matter what happened, Apple continues to remain the best. It is one of the most successful companies running in the history of corporate America. Apple innovation history dates long back. Innovation runs in the blood of the company since its foundation in a garage. Apple Co-Founders Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and ...
Gaming is the first thing that comes to your mind when anyone says VR. We’re not the only ones. The companies involved in the much-hyped “Virtual Boom” have strongly used gaming as the chief marketing element. So, if we fail to associate VR technology with anything other than gaming, it’s not our fault. The market of virtual reality is huge. It’s way beyond just gaming. Why else do you think the leading companies like Facebook, Samsung, HTC, Google, and Sony are betting high on this technology? It’s our ultimate future. To begin with...
Most of us are aware of this year’s MET Ball’s “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology”. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in robotic outfits, Dakota Johnson’s solar system, Karolina Kurkova’s cognitive dress, and Zayn Malik’s robotic arm. These celebrities brilliantly took the red carpet by storm in their designer outfits symbolizing technology in fashion trends. If you were thinking that this was the beginning of cross pollination of fashion with technology, you were wrong. There are several instances that demonstrate f...
Sometimes you come across an idea and it looks so great you can’t believe that it hasn’t been used before. The same thing happened to Bio-bean Founder Arthur Kay who envisaged turning coffee grounds into fuel (No Pun Indeed!). The phenomenal idea of utilizing barren coffee lands to generate biodiesel and biomass pellets came to Kay, in 2012, when he was taking his architecture degree at UCL. When he was tasked to follow a closed loop system of waste-to-energy for building, Bio-bean founder chose to go for a coffee cup instead. ...
Arizona-based manufacturer Local Motors in partnership with IBM's supercomputer platform Watson, debuted the first-ever driverless vehicle, partially made by a 3D printer. Dubbed "Olli," the electric vehicle was unveiled at Local Motors' new facility in National Harbor, Maryland, just outside of Washington, D.C. The material used to help print these vehicles are a blend of 80 percent ABS plastic and 20 percent carbon fiber, according to the company’s website. The self-driving minibus is capable of carrying up to 12 passengers a...
Are you guilty of being a hardcore fan of the Netflix show – Orange Is The New Black? If so, you would be thrilled to lock yourself in jail and stuff yourself with prison Nutraloaf, won’t you? Don’t worry, you won’t need to commit a crime to get that experience, you would just require to sign up for Litchfield Penitentiary Cafeteria. This themed event will let you experience the life of your favorite prisoners from the show and have the food that they are served at the prison (read Litchfield Penitentiary) cafeteria. While you might n...