Elon Musk claims Neuralink brain chip will allow people to hear sounds impossible to humans | Technology News

San Francisco: Tesla and SpaceX founder, Elon Musk has claimed that his new pet project Neuralink chip will allow users to hear sounds that previously were impossible to human ears. Musk founded Neuralink in 2016 but has only held one major public presentation. However, more details about Neuralink will be presented at an event on August 28, reports independent.co.uk. The main aim of the project is to provide a direct connection between a brain and a computer to overcome the power of artificial intelligence (AI), using a “sewing machine-like” device…

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SpaceX guiding NASA astronauts to 1st splashdown in 45 years

CAPE CANAVERAL: The first astronauts to ride a SpaceX capsule into orbit headed toward a retro-style splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday afternoon to close out a two-month test flight. It will mark the first splashdown in 45 years for NASA astronauts and the first return in the gulf. Unlike Florida’s Atlantic coast, already feeling the effects of Tropical Storm Isaias, the waves and wind were calm near Pensacola in the Florida Panhandle. Test pilots Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken departed the International Space Station on Saturday night,…

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NASA, SpaceX all set for return of astronauts from International Space Station to Earth on August 2 | World News

Washington DC: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and SpaceX teams are all set to bring NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to Earth from the International Space Station (ISS) on August 2. “Conditions remain “Go” at several of the needed target locations for splashdown and recovery off the Florida coast on Sunday aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon “Endeavour” spacecraft,” said NASA on Saturday (August 1, 2020). They added, “Teams continue to closely monitor Hurricane Isaias and evaluate impacts to the landing sites in the Gulf of Mexico…

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AI will be smarter than humans within 5 years, says Elon Musk | Technology News

San Francisco: Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has claimed that Artificial Intelligence will be ‘vastly smarter’ than any human and would overtake us by 2025. “We are headed toward a situation where AI is vastly smarter than humans. I think that time frame is less than five years from now. But that doesn’t mean that everything goes to hell in five years. It just means that things get unstable or weird,” Musk said in an interview with New York Times over the weekend. This is not the first time…

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Two US astronauts to come home on SpaceX ship on August 2

WASHINGTON: The two US astronauts who reached the International Space Station (ISS) on board the first crewed US spacecraft in nearly a decade will leave for Earth on August 1, NASA’s chief said Friday. “Splashdown is targeted for Aug. 2. Weather will drive the actual date. Stay tuned,” tweeted the US space agency’s administrator Jim Bridenstine. NEWS: We’re targeting an Aug. 1 departure of @SpaceX’s Dragon Endeavour spacecraft from the @Space_Station to bring… https://t.co/V6pBbN8KKz — Jim Bridenstine (@JimBridenstine) 1595002649000 Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley took off from Florida aboard SpaceX‘s…

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Elon Musk to reveal more about brain-computer tech startup Neuralink on August 28 | Technology News

New Delhi: Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has announced that its most secretive brain-computer interface technology startup Neuralink will provide a key update on its progress on August 28. “If you can’t beat em, join em – Neuralink’s mission statement,” Musk tweeted on Thursday without divulging much details. “Progress update August 28, ” he added. If you can’t beat em, join emNeuralink mission statement — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 9, 2020 To help paralysed people control devices and empower people with brain disorders, Neuralink last year unveiled tiny brain…

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Want The 1Gbps Internet From SpaceX Starlink Satellites? You Can Sign up For The Beta Test And Wait

Falcon 9 launches 58 Starlink satellites and 3 Planetlabs SkySats to orbit (Image: SpaceX) There are now 540 Starlink satellites in orbit. It is expected that there will be gigabit broadband speeds on offer, which for the rest of us means up to 1Gbps internet speeds Last Updated: June 16, 2020, 9:53 AM IST SpaceX is now inviting people to register their interest in the Starlink satellites and the internet services they will provide, as the company prepares to roll out the beta tests for the Starlink low-earth…

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SpaceX Starlink Launch Sets Elon Musk’s Affordable Satellite Launch Goal in Motion

SpaceX has pulled off the latest successful deployment of its Starlink satellites yesterday, June 13. In typical fashion, a Falcon 9 rocket carried a payload of satellites into lower earth orbit and deployed 58 more Starlink satellites, bringing the total number of Starlink satellites in orbit up to 540. However, along with the Starlink satellites were three accompanying satellites from USA-based small scale satellite operator, Planet. The latter, which has been a SpaceX client for a while, had its satellites hitch a ride and join 15 more such satellites, which…

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SpaceX Starlink Launch Adds 60 More Satellites to Musk’s Worldwide Internet Plan

The fifth-rerun Falcon 9 lifts off from Cape Canaveral with 60 SpaceX Starlink satellites in tow. (Image: SpaceX) This is also the first time that SpaceX successfully used a Falcon 9 first stage booster successfully for five times. News18.com Last Updated: June 4, 2020, 1:27 PM IST Edited by: Shouvik Das SpaceX has pulled off its second launch in five days, successfully deploying 60 satellites into a lower Earth orbit in the wee hours of today. At 6:55AM IST today, a Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Space…

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Indian Space Research Organisation congratulates NASA, SpaceX for historic launch | Science & Environment News

New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday (June 1, 2020) congratulated the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and SpaceX for their historic first launch of manned mission after 2011. ISRO took to its official Twitter account to congratulate NASA and SpaceX. Congratulations to #NASA and #SpaceX for historic first launch of manned mission after 2011. Great job ! — ISRO (@isro) June 1, 2020 Yesterday (May 31), two NASA astronauts crossed over into the International Space Station (ISS) after their Crew Dragon capsule docked with the orbital…

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SpaceX Crew Dragon with two NASA astronauts docks with International Space Station within 19 hours | World News

Cape Canaveral: Just under 19 hours after launching from Florida, SpaceX`s Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley docked with the International Space Station on Sunday (May 31, 2020), marking the first US space capsule to do so with a crew since 2011.  Docking confirmed! @AstroBehnken and @Astro_Doug officially docked to the @Space_Station at 10:16am ET: pic.twitter.com/hCM4UvbwjR — NASA (@NASA) May 31, 2020 The launch on Sunday (May 31, 12:52 AM) by SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, represented another milestone for…

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