SpaceX succeeds in historic rocket launch, landing

SpaceX succeeds in historic rocket launch, landing

The company, headed by Internet tycoon Elon Musk, is striving to revolutionise the rocket industry, which currently loses many millions of dollars in jettisoned machinery and sophisticated rocket components after each launch.

SpaceX aims for historic rocket launch, landing

SpaceX aims for historic rocket launch, landing

"If successful, this test would mark the first time in history an orbital rocket has successfully achieved a land landing," SpaceX said in a statement.

Toyota bets big on artificial intelligence

Toyota bets big on artificial intelligence

Elon Musk has described Artificial Intelligence as "our greatest existential threat" especially if it is free to develop and evolve without oversight.

Tesla adds autopilot to Model S electric cars

Self-driving capabilities -- previously limited to cars tested by technology titans such as Google -- hit the streets "overnight" with the latest Tesla Version 7.0 software.

Modi in Silicon Valley: PM bats for India’s digital transformation, promises transparent governance

Modi in Silicon Valley: PM bats for India’s digital transformation, promises transparent governance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that the digital age, there was an opportunity to transform lives of people in ways that was hard to imagine just a couple of decades ago.

PM Modi discusses battery technology's impact on India at Tesla

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has discussed with Tesla motors CEO the implications of the revolutionary battery technology in India and developments in renewable energy as he visited the American automotive company's iconic headquarters here.

'Killer robots' must be banned, urge Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk in open letter

'Killer robots' must be banned, urge Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk in open letter

In an open letter to the United Nations, more than 1,000 robotics experts and artificial intelligence researchers have asked for a ban on the development and use of autonomous weapons, better known as, ''killer robots''.

Failed strut caused SpaceX rocket blast: CEO Elon Musk

Failed strut caused SpaceX rocket blast: CEO Elon Musk

The SpaceX Falcon 9 explosion was caused by a failed strut that allowed a helium bottle to burst free inside the rocket`s liquid oxygen tank, CEO Elon Musk said Monday.

Cause of Falcon rocket accident still eludes SpaceX, CEO says

Cause of Falcon rocket accident still eludes SpaceX, CEO says

SpaceX is still homing in on why its Falcon 9 rocket exploded after liftoff last week, unable to resolve conflicting data radioed back to the ground before the explosion, CEO Elon Musk said on Tuesday.

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes minutes after launch from Florida

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes minutes after launch from Florida

 A mission by an unmanned SpaceX Falcon-9 exploded within minutes after launch Sunday over the skies of Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Elon Musk's nightmare: Google's robot army turning evil

Elon Musk's nightmare: Google's robot army turning evil

Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk is worried that internet giant Google could create an evil robot army by accident.

SpaceX tests astronaut escape feature on Dragon spacecraft

 SpaceX today launched the first flight test of the emergency astronaut escape feature on its Dragon spaceship, which aims to carry people to low-Earth orbit as early as 2017.

$3,000 device to power entire home for eight hours

Have you ever heard of a battery that can power an entire household for as long as eight hours? Tesla founder Elon Musk has unveiled one.

New battery system 'Telsa Energy' can power homes, businesses

Telsa Motors has launched a new line of battery system Telsa Energy that can power homes, businesses, and even utilities.

Tesla Energy's Powerwall battery system will power homes on solar energy

Elon Musk finally unveiled Tesla Energy, the new business arm that is designed to ending mankind's dependence on grid power and switching to solar energy.

SpaceX successfully launches Turkmenistan's first communications satellite

SpaceX successfully launches Turkmenistan's first communications satellite

SpaceX on Monday successfully launched a communications satellite for Turkmenistan from Cape Canaveral in Florida.

Musk approached Google on Tesla sale in 2013: Book

Technology billionaire Elon Musk pursued a sale of struggling electric-car company Tesla to Google in 2013, according to an excerpt of a book published Monday by Bloomberg News.

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket for ISS; misses landing

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket for ISS; misses landing

 SpaceX rocket carrying a Dragon cargo ship bound for the International Space Station (ISS) blasted off Tuesday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

SpaceX attempt at Falcon 9 rocket launch, landing test delayed due to bad weather

SpaceX attempt at Falcon 9 rocket launch, landing test delayed due to bad weather

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: SpaceX has aborted the launch of a rocket carrying a Dragon cargo ship bound for the International Space Station (ISS) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Monday due to poor weather.

 

SpaceX says boosting output, on track for 13 rocket launches this year

SpaceX says boosting output, on track for 13 rocket launches this year

Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, is rapidly increasing production of the engines that power its Falcon 9 rocket and expects to meet its target of 13 launches and two test flights this year, President Gwynne Shotwell told Reuters.