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Amazon takes on SpaceX in the satellite internet with Project Kuiper

Amazon has a plan to deliver internet from space using 3,236 small satellites in low Earth orbit. It’s called Project Kuiper. In April, the company signed a multibillion-dollar contract — the largest rocket deal in the history of the commercial space industry — for launches of its Kuiper satellites with three different entities: Jeff Bezos’s […]

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Meta’s Project Cambria VR Headset Will Try to Replace the Laptop

Can a virtual reality headset replace a laptop? Mark Zuckerberg seems to think so.  On Wednesday, Meta’s CEO shared a few more details about the company’s next-generation VR headset, dubbed Project Cambria, which is slated to arrive later this year.   During an earnings call, Zuckerberg said the headset “will be more focused on work use […]

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KBR Awarded Ammonia Technology Contract for Carbon-Neutral Project in Australia

HOUSTON, April 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has won an ammonia technology contract from DL E&C for NeuRizer’s (formerly Leigh Creek Energy Ltd) carbon-neutral fertilizer project in Australia. KBR, Inc. (PRNewsfoto/KBR, Inc.) Under the terms of the contract, KBR will provide technology licensing and engineering for the 1,600 MTPD ammonia […]

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African countries to get mRNA vaccine technology in WHO project

Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tunisia selected mRNA used by Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna for their COVID-19 shots Deal unveiled at EU-African Union summit in Brussels CAPE TOWN, Feb 18 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization said on Friday six African countries – Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa and Tunisia – would be the first […]

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South Africa to launch three nanosatellites as part of R27 million space project

Higher Education, Science and Innovation minister Dr Blade Nzimande has announced the launch of three locally-produced nanosatellites from the US on Thursday (13 January), as part of South Africa’s new Maritime Domain Awareness Satellite (MDASat) constellation. The MDASat will be an operational constellation of nine cube satellites that will detect, identify and monitor vessels in […]

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