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Live: watch the launch of Europe’s experimental and wingless spaceplane

The European Space Agency (ESA) is preparing to launch its next-generation spaceplane, known as the Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle or IXV. The five-meter-long, two-tonne vehicle will be launched on a Vega rocket to a height of 450 kilometres before descending for re-entry in the Pacific Ocean. The crewless mission will take no longer than 100 minutes but is intended to test, among other things, the craft’s protective thermal shells and its multi-stage parachutes. Flotation balloons will be deployed when it hits the ocean to stop it from sinking.

Information gathered from the launch and descent of the IXV will be used to develop future space programs — anything from reusable rockets to successors to the US Shuttle program. However,…

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How to Launch Your Own Product – Learning on Other’s Successful Experience

Listen to the interview with a skillful developer and marketing specialist on how to launch your own project and make it really successful.
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Google Fiber set to launch in four more US cities

Google is set to announce the expansion of its Google Fiber internet service to four new cities, The Wall Street Journal reports, with the details of the new rollout coming in the next few days. According to the publication’s sources, the The company will start to offer the one-gigabit broadband network in Atlanta, Nashville, and in two cities in North Carolina — Raleigh-Durham, and Charlotte.

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Motorola returns to China with launch of Moto X, Moto X Pro, and Moto G

Motorola has a history of operating in China stretching all the way back to 1987, and today the company marks its return to “the biggest and most exciting smartphone market” with the launch of its full smartphone portfolio. This morning, Motorola President and COO Rick Osterloh announced the 2014 Moto X and LTE-capable Moto G for the Chinese market, along with a Moto X Pro that is essentially a rebadged Nexus 6. The Moto Hint Bluetooth earpiece is also coming to China, along with the Moto Maker phone customization service and, eventually, the Moto 360 smartwatch. China will be the first country in Asia to get the benefit of Moto Maker “in the next few months,” but availability of the 360 watch looks to be a bit further out.

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9 tips that will streamline your product launch

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In the start-up community, it’s common to hear variations of the mantra, ‘Ship early, ship often!’ Startups come up with a new idea, slim it down to a minimum shippable product, launch it, analyse the data, and then iterate. Don’t be too quick to follow the mantra though. As with all of rules, you can’t apply it everywhere and all of the time. Here’s our guide to streamlining your product launch. 




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9 pro tips for your product launch

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In the start-up community, it’s common to hear variations of the mantra, ‘Ship early, ship often!’ Startups come up with a new idea, slim it down to a minimum shippable product, launch it, analyse the data, and then iterate. Don’t be too quick to follow the mantra though. As with all of rules, you can’t apply it everywhere and all of the time. Here’s our guide to streamlining your product launch. 




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Word of Mouth: Port Douglas, Australia: Two nearby World Heritage Sites and a watersport-driven coastline make this Aussie town an outdoor adventure launch pad

Word of Mouth: Port Douglas, Australia


by Jocelyn Voo

Often overshadowed by Cairns, a neighboring—somewhat hectic—tourist town, Port Douglas is a reprieve for those desiring the big outdoor adventure of Tropical North Queensland with the kick-back roots of a sleepy fisherman’s town. Not……

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Pixlsby Launch an Awesome Icon Design Bundle That’s Worth Every Cent! (600+ Icons!)

PixelsbyMainPixelsby is a design studio that specializes in creating beautiful UI kits and icons and here we have their latest bundle. Within this package you receive 600+ icons (143 colorful flat icons, 310 modern stroke icons and a bonus 241 handcrafted vector icons) for a miniscule price of $ 9! That's a total of 92% off the total price. […]
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Here’s where you can watch SpaceX’s rocket launch and historic barge landing

Following a delay caused by a problem with its “thrust vector control actuator,” SpaceX’s uncrewed Falcon 9 rocket is finally ready to launch. Barring any further problems, the Falcon 9 is set to blast off at 04:47AM ET (that’s 09:47 GMT), with the live-feed above starting at half past the hour.

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Sony delays China launch of PlayStation 4

Sony has delayed the launch of the PlayStation 4 in China for unspecified reasons. The company confirmed the move Thursday in a statement provided to Reuters, citing only “various factors.” The console was supposed to launch for the first time in China on January 11th, and Sony has not announced a new date.

Citing a company source, Reuters reports that the delay is due to extended negotiations between Sony and Chinese authorities. China lifted a longtime ban on video game consoles from foreign manufacturers last year, and both Sony and rival Microsoft have looked to capitalize. Microsoft launched its Xbox One console there in September, but also faced delays while awaiting government approval of its games. In addition to China’s…

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