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To Mars with Musk – Or Are We Forgetting Something?

Last night, the CEO of SpaceX, Elon Musk, presented his vision for ‘Making Humans a Multiplanetary Species’. If you missed it, you can see the full presentation here as it was streamed live, or check out the short animated overview below of The SpaceX Interplanetary Transport System. It’s an ambitious plan (you can download the slides here) and […]

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Web Summit Final Panel with Elon Musk

Here’s the video of the final panel discussion from yesterday’s web summit featuring Elon Musk, Taoiseach Enda Kenny and investor Shervin Pishevar.  The discussion is chaired by Mark Little of Storyful.   Related articles Elon Musk joins Taoiseach for a fireside chat Hyperloop Transportation Technologies is official name of Elon Musk-inspired startup Tesla’s Elon Musk flames […]

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Day 2 at Web Summit

It’s another exciting day for attendees at Web Summit.  And it looks like being a busy night!  The organisers report that tonight’s closing party presented by Bing is booked out.  However they have added a second venue at  The Liquor Rooms on Wellington Quay, with capacity for another 400 attendees.  It will be open from 7.30pm – […]

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Elon Musk joins Enda Kenny at Web Summit

With just two days to go until Web Summit, the organisers have just announced that SpaceX & Tesla founder Elon Musk will be among the speakers at this years event.  He’ll take part in a fireside discussion with Taoiseach Enda Kenny and investor Shervin Pishevar.  The discussion will be chaired by Storyful’s Mark Little. Web […]

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SpaceX Reusable Rocket Test [Video]

Something to take your mind off Budget Day: SpaceX have released an amazing video of the grasshopper reusable rocket in test.  As if the rocket itself wasn’t cool enough, the video is shot by a hexacopter drone as the rocket reaches 744m before returning to its launchpad. [youtube]http://youtu.be/9ZDkItO-0a4[/youtube]   Related articles Highest Flight to Date […]

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Hangout Hiccups [Podcast #64]

Brought to you by Blacknight it’s the technology.ie podcast episode 64 for June 7 2013 with Michele Neylon and Conn O Muineachain. Usually we use Skype to link up to record the show – but this week we experimented with Google+ Hangouts.  How did it go?  Well, old friends James Larkin and Nebojsa Radovic dropped in, and we also met GadManDubs, a music producer who […]

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