Boeing, SpaceX aim for manned launches in 2017 - USA Today SpaceX Drops Suit as AF Opens More Competitive Launches - FOXNews.com 01/27/2015 - 12:30 pm | View Link
M-TeX and MIST Experiments Launched from Alaska - Space Daily The first M-Tex rocket, a NASA Terrier-Improved ... the Auroral Spatial Structures Probe remains ready on the launch pad. The launch window for ... 01/27/2015 - 8:45 am | View Link
What Happened in the Apollo 1 Fire? - Popular Science ... mated to its service module and Saturn IB rocket, and the whole stack was on the launch pad. ... the plugs out test, a routine test NASA ran ... 01/27/2015 - 4:03 am | View Link
Samsung Gear VR Review: The Amazing Virtual Reality Headset For The ... - Forbes.com ... navigation is done by moving your head, then tapping the navigation pad. ... some real VR for themselves ahead of the proper Oculus Rift ... 01/26/2015 - 3:16 pm | View Link
Musk Settling Air Force Suit Gives SpaceX Path to Future Flights - Bloomberg Elon Musk explains the science behind his ‘Simpsons’ appearance - Washington Post 01/25/2015 - 12:19 pm | View Link
NASA, Boeing, SpaceX Outline Objectives to ISS Flights NASA's Stephanie Schierholz introduces the panel of Johnson Space Center Director Dr. Ellen Ochoa, seated, left, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Commercial Crew Program Manager Kathy Lueders, Boeing's John Elbon, SpaceX's Gwynne Shotwell and NASA astronaut Mike Fincke. Image courtesy NASA TV. 01/27/2015 - 10:41 am | View Link
SpaceX CRS-5 Mission: Post-Launch Summary At 4:47am EST (around 9:47am GMT) on Saturday 10th January, private spacecraft company SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 vehicle carrying a Dragon supply capsule, as part of their CRS-5 Mission to the International Space Station (ISS). This is the fifth SpaceX mission to the ISS as part of their Cargo Resupply Services contract with NASA, following the withdrawal of the Space Shuttle program in 2011. 01/22/2015 - 8:24 pm | View Link
Students hope science experiment gets to space Four British Columbia boys are hoping a third attempt will finally launch their elementary-school science experiment into space on Saturday aboard a rocket set to blast off from Cape Canaveral, Fla. 01/9/2015 - 8:44 am | View Link
SpaceX postpones rocket launch due to 'actuator drift' problem SpaceX called off its early morning rocket launch to the International Space Station, citing a last minute malfunction. 01/6/2015 - 12:40 pm | View Link
SpaceX calls off launch to space station at last minute SpaceX called off its planned flight to the International Space Station early Tuesday because of rocket trouble. See also: Elon Musk talks Falcon 9, Mars and spacesuits during Reddit AMA The unmanned Falcon rocket was supposed to blast off before sunrise. But the countdown was halted with just over a minute remaining. The soonest SpaceX can try again is Friday morning. The countdown has aborted ... 01/6/2015 - 7:07 am | View Link
Today in Engineering History: Astronauts Die in Launch Pad Fire On February 3, NASA set up a review board, and after an investigation, they found that the fire began in or near one the wire bundles to the left and just in front of Grissom’s seat. 01/27/2015 - 7:27 am | View Link
Sounding Rockets Launch Into an Aurora A fifth rocket carrying the Auroral Spatial Structures Probe remains ready on the launch pad. The launch window for this experiment runs through Jan. 27. Image Credit: NASA/Jamie Adkins > More: M-TeX and MIST Experiments Launched from Alaska 01/27/2015 - 3:02 am | View Link
Boeing, SpaceX on track to launch crewed capsules to space station in 2017 Boeing expects its pad abort test to fly in February 2017, followed by an unmanned orbital test flight of the CST-100 two months later in April. The company's first crewed flight is scheduled for July 2017, with a Boeing test pilot and a NASA astronaut ... 01/27/2015 - 12:48 am | View Link
Former Atlas launch pad gets a new tenant The company won a $10 million contract from NASA in 2010 for work on an innovative lunar lander system. The U.S. Air Force issued a license for Space Florida to take custody of the SLC-36 launch pad in 2010 and seek commercial users for the complex. 01/23/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
NASA capsule arrives at launch pad for first test flight The debut flight of the gumdrop-shaped capsule, called Orion and built by Lockheed Martin Corp for the U.S. space agency NASA, is designed to test the spaceship's computers, heat shield, parachutes and other equipment. “This is our first step on that ... 11/12/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
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Apollo 11 Launch Pad : Image of the Day Acquired on June 9, 2002, this true-color image of Cape Canaveral, Florida, shows the launch pad where Apollo 11 successfully lifted off on July 16, 1969. 01/24/2015 - 12:41 pm | View Website
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NASA Apollo Mission Apollo-1 Updated February 3, 2014 Steve Garber, NASA History Web Curator For further information E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 01/22/2015 - 9:09 am | View Website
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The company increased its share of the personal computer market at a time when overall PC sales were declining.
 Maestri said surveys show consumers love iPads for web-browsing and shopping, and he said new apps produced in partnership with IBM will increase business uses for the devices.
Apple says iPhone sales doubled in China, Brazil and Singapore in the last quarter, despite aggressive competition from North Korea's Samsung and the Chinese companies Huawei and Xiaomi.
Cook also boasted the company saw record rates of first-time iPhone buyers and former owners of Android phones who are switching to Apple devices, although he didn't provide specifics.
 he added, as Apple keeps setting records, "it's certainly going to be more difficult for them to continue to beat expectations."
Yet inflation has dipped further below the Fed's target rate, thanks to plunging oil prices and a surging dollar.
At the Fed's last meeting in December, its statement said officials thought they could be "patient" in moving to raise their key short-term rate, which has been kept at a record low near zero for six years.
"The Fed does have more latitude, given the rise in the dollar and the collapse in oil prices," said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics.
The plunge in world oil prices, which have fallen 60 percent since June, has contributed to lower inflation even as the U.
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Facebook is expected to post earnings of $0.48 per share on revenue of $3.77 billion when it reports December quarter earnings on Wednesday afternoon, according to analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters. If the social network comes anywhere near that estimate, it will top $10 billion in annual revenue for the first time in its history
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The incoming government in Athens is already making waves: Greece's minimum wage will be hiked by 10%, from about €680 per month now to over €750. That's according to Syriza's new labour minister, speaking to Greek TV station Skai. It's not the only big change they're moving quickly on. The government had previously been planning the sale of two thirds of the Port of Piraeus, Greece's biggest.