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China lands on Mars in latest advance for its space program
In an historic event for its space program, China has put a spacecraft on Mars for the very first time, according to a report from Xinhua News Agency.
Facebook loses court fight over stopping EU-US data transfers
Facebook lost a legal battle Friday with Ireland's data privacy watchdog over a European Union privacy decision that could result in the social...
Jeff Blackburn returns to Amazon to help new CEO understand Hollywood
A former top lieutenant to Jeff Bezos has made a quick about-face that’s raising eyebrows — returning to Amazon after a five-week stint in Silicon...
NASA to show off space lasers, enabling faster transfer of data between Earth and space
The laser communications will allow 10 to 100 times more data transmitted back to Earth and open the doors to new discoveries.
China Mars rover to land between Saturday and Wednesday
The China National Space Administration said in a brief notice that the Tianwen-1 probe has collected a large amount of scientific data since...
Russia picks cast for movie to be shot in space
The four people selected are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in October.
AMC cashes in on Reddit-trading frenzy with $428 million share sale
Cinema operator AMC Entertainment Holdings has raised about $428 million from a share sale, capitalizing on the retail-trading driven surge in its...
Crypto exchange Binance reportedly under investigation by DOJ, IRS
Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, is under investigation by the Justice Department and Internal Revenue Service,...
Discord testing new features for audio events in shot at rival Clubhouse
Chat platform Discord said on Thursday it will start to test paid tickets for audio events, the first feature where creators can make money from...
Perseverance Mars rover’s robotic arm starts conducting science
NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover is using its robotic arm to search for signs of ancient microbial life. The rover, which landed in Jezero Crater in...
Google wins cloud deal from SpaceX for Starlink internet service
Google has won a deal to provide cloud services to Elon Musk's SpaceX, which has launched a slew of Starlink satellites to provide high-speed...
Amazon wins EU court fight over $300 million tax bill
A court annulled a ruling by the European Commission that a tax deal between Amazon and Luxembourg’s government amounted to illegal state support.