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NASA indefinitely delays return of Starliner to review propulsion data

“We are letting the data drive our decision."

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Internet Archive forced to remove 500,000 books after publishers’ court win

Internet Archive fans beg publishers to stop emptying the open library.

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Top FDA official overrules staff to approve gene therapy that failed trial

Peter Marks overruled three teams and two top directors.

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$200-ish laptop with a 386 and 8MB of RAM is a modern take on Windows 3.1 era

Pocket 386 supports external accessories and will just barely run Windows 95.

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Citing national security, US will ban Kaspersky anti-virus software in July

Kaspersky blames the "present geopolitical climate and theoretical concerns."

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Congress passes bill to jumpstart new nuclear power tech

ADVANCE Act heads for Biden's signature, but it may be too little, too late.

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40 years later, X Window System is far more relevant than anyone could guess

One astrophysics professor's memories of writing X11 code in the 1980s.

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Apple Intelligence and other features won’t launch in the EU this year

iPhone Mirroring and SharePlay screen sharing will also skip the EU for now.

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Win+C, Windows’ most cursed keyboard shortcut, is getting retired again

Win+C has been assigned to some of Windows' least successful features.

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We now have even more evidence against the “ecocide” theory of Easter Island

AI analysis of satellite imagery data is a new method for estimating population size.