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How Worms Turn

In April of last year, SpaceX sued the United States Air Force over an exclusive, uncompeted, bulk-buy for launch contracts that they’d quietly signed with United Launch Alliance the previous December. 1,087 more words


Breaking the Sound Barrier

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket goes Mach 1 approximately 78 seconds after launch carrying a new GPS satellite into orbit at 12:13 p.m. on 31 October 2015. 20 more words

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

HUDWAY Gets Your Eyes Off Your Smartphone And Back On The Road While Driving

HUDWAY is a piece of glass that turns any smartphone into a heads-up display on the front of your car. The device beams information from your phone to a thin layer of curved glass mounted to the front of any dashboard for turn-by-turn navigation and phone messages. 398 more words


Garmin Releases Three New Exercise Watches To Keep You Unflabby

Another day, another fitness device that can track your distance, pace, heart rate, and nag you when you don’t exercise. This time we have the Garmin 230, 235, and 630, three great smartwatches with exercise freaks in mind. 347 more words


GPS leads U.S. police to Canadian backpacker Audrey Carey's alleged killers

The Global Positioning System (GPS) in a stolen car helped police on the U.S. West Coast locate the alleged killers of a Canadian traveller found dead as a result of a shooting. 646 more words


TomTom Is Applying Its GPS Technology To Self-Driving Cars And Fitness Watches

GPS device maker TomTom has moved beyond turn-by-turn directions into smartwatches and embedded car software that could be used for self-driving vehicles.

The portable mapping device maker announced… 334 more words