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Samsung reveals three anti-glare Odyssey OLED gaming monitors ahead of CES 2024

Samsung has released some details regarding a trio of forthcoming Odyssey gaming monitors, just ahead of CES 2024. These are all OLED displays with AMD FreeSync Premium Pro and VESA DisplayHDR True Black 400. Each monitor also features the company’s proprietary anti-glare technology that minimizes daylight and ambient light reflections. First up, there’s the 49-inch…

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Blue Origin launches New Shepard capsule, resuming sub-orbital flights in wake of 2022 mishap

Blue Origin launches New Shepard capsule, resuming sub-orbital flights in wake of 2022 mishap

Blue Origin, the rocket company owned by Amazon-founder Jeff Bezos, successfully launched an unpiloted New Shepard capsule to the edge of space and back Tuesday, the first flight of the sub-orbital spacecraft since a booster failure last year triggered a dramatic abort. No passengers were on board for the 2022 flight and while the booster…

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Column: Excited about AI and self-driving cars? A top roboticist is here to burst your bubble

Column: Excited about AI and self-driving cars? A top roboticist is here to burst your bubble

If you’re a fan of techno-hype, 2023 was the year for you. Believers felt themselves validated by seeing excitement and fear about AI chatbots reach previously untouched heights. Skeptics may have felt initially confounded by the rollout of driverless robotaxis in San Francisco and a few other cities, but ultimately validated when they were ordered…

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US company says its moon landing attempt is in jeopardy because of an engine problem

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The first U.S. moon landing in more than 50 years was in jeopardy Monday after a private company’s newly launched spacecraft developed a “critical” fuel leak. Pittsburgh-based Astrobotic Technology raced to orient its lander toward the sun so the solar panel could collect sunlight, as battery power dwindled. Flight controllers’ efforts…

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Astrobotic says its Peregrine lunar lander won't make planned soft landing on the moon due to propellant leak

Astrobotic says its Peregrine lunar lander won’t make planned soft landing on the moon due to propellant leak

U.S. lunar lander in jeopardy U.S. lunar lander Peregrine in jeopardy hours after launch 06:35 The Peregrin lunar lander, crippled by a propellant leak shortly after launch early Monday, is now expected to run out of fuel Thursday and will not be able to carry out its planned landing on the lunar surface, officials said…

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