A Falcon 9 was set to launch this Saturday to take an AMOS-6 communications satellite into space intended to support a joint effort between Facebook and Eutelsat to provide Internet to 14 African countries. As a standard procedure, SpaceX did their pre-launch test this morning, which was sitting on a launchpad in Cap Canaveral, Florida. According to SpaceX, they were static firing the engines, and an anomaly occurred, causing the explosion. Thankfully, there were no casualties, as it was standard protocol to clear staff from the launchpad area. Here’s the direct statement from their Twitter account: Update on this morning’s
Over at IGN, Vince Ingenito wrote, “Overwatch does a great many things well, but above all else, its success is built on the backs of its many excellent characters. It’s fitting that the main menu is dominated by one of them at all times; their diverse appearances, origins, and personalities are all laid bare with every pose they strike.” With it’s record-setting 7 million copies sold in the first week, Blizzard was not going to let the success of Overwatch taper down just yet. With the summer months coming to an end, we are finally given more hints and a step
With less than a few hours to go, Sony is set to release v4.0 firmware as a beta preview for PlayStation 4 owners, which includes a significant UI refresh. Pop-up notifications, new system icons and backgrounds, and a handful of other tweaks comes along with the new dashboard. The Quick Menu system has also been overhauled. It also won’t cover the whole screen any more, which was never very convenient. Hitting the Share button is less of a time-suck and has support for clips 140 seconds versus the previous 10 seconds. V4.0 is significant upgrade that emphasizes more on Trophies
It’s hard to believe a year has passed since the release of Windows 10 to the public. As many would have expected, there would be updates, but most of them are only minor. Here’s what you need to know when August 2 hits (at least, the major stuff): Security Features Let’s face it, hackers like to find vulnerabilities on computers to steal user data, especially on PCs. At the same time, if you think about it, at least a good portion (70 to 80 percent) of the market runs on Windows, so it comes as no surprise hackers want
In case you’ve missed it, Tesla had their grand opening of their Gigafactory on July 29, 2016. It so happened to fall on Microsoft’s Windows 10 anniversary. Is this hinting at something? Maybe, maybe not; but it sure as heck shows how impressive the Gigafactory is!