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Moon to get its own 4G mobile network next year via SpaceX rocket

Moon to get its own 4G mobile network next year via SpaceX rocket

Nokia masts will be launched on a SpaceX rocket in 2019 from Cape Canaveral air force station in Florida to the moon to create a 4G network.Giuseppe Cacace/AFP The moon will have a 4G mobile network installed next year, according to plans set out by Vodafone and Nokia. The mission, organized by space exploration company

Bitcoin industry grapples with the age-old problem of inheritance

The safekeeping of a private key remains the bottleneck regarding the inheritance of Bitcoins.Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg Five years ago, Matthew Moody was killed during an observational flight when the two-seater plane he was in crashed flying over a canyon in Chico, California. His father, Michael Moody, knew his 26-year-old son had been mining Bitcoins — today

Snapchat’s 27-year-old CEO earned whopping $637.8 million in 2017 — the third-highest payout ever

Snap Inc. CEO Evan Spiegel.Jae C. Hong/AP Photo files Snap Inc Chief Executive Officer Evan Spiegel received US$637.8 million as total compensation as the company went public last year, the third-highest annual payout ever received by a company’s chief executive. Spiegel’s payout trails the 2007 and 2008 compensations of Daniel Och, CEO of hedge fund

Shopify beats expectations as revenue jumps 71%

Shopify Inc beats expectations.Bloomberg OTTAWA — Shopify Inc. reported a better-than-expected fourth quarter as its revenue jumped 71 per cent compared with a year ago. The e-commerce company, which keeps its books in U.S. dollars, says it lost $3 million or three cents per share in the last three months of 2017. That compared with

Apple’s new spaceship campus has a painful flaw — distracted employees keep smacking into its glass

Apple’s new headquarters feature 45-foot tall curved panels of safety glass along with work spaces, dubbed "pods," also made with a lot of glass.Justin Sullivan The centerpiece of Apple Inc.’s new headquarters is a massive, ring-shaped office overflowing with panes of glass, a testament to the company’s famed design-obsessed aesthetic.  There’s been one hiccup since it opened last