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bitcoinBitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Back

Bitcoin is trading around $11,000 and other major cryptocurrencies ike ethereum are also up. There seem to be four major driving factors: 1. The bitcoin price spike was led by India. There has been a bitcoin trading of about $500 …

communicationsSpaceX Ramping Up to Production of Starlink Satellites

SpaceX has announced a launch target of May 2019 for the first group of operational Starlink satellites. SpaceX needs to launch about 2200 Starlink satellites by April 2024 to be in compliance with the FCC license. SpaceX filed with the …

chinaChina Wants to Integrate Greater Bay Area into a Tech Hub Challenger to Silicon Valley

Today, China released a new grand plan for the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Hong Kong, Macau, Shenzhen and Guangzhou would be the four key cities of the bay area and the core engines for regional development. …

artificial intelligenceThe Jobs After Automation Will Be to Satisfy Rising Standards and Competitive Demands

When particular areas are automated then what is provided from automation becomes the competitive ante. The work and the activity will be to add more. This could mean creating more locations or finding ways to use more people to provide …

biotechScientist Who Edited Humans Was Very Active in Many Biotech Startups

Dr He Jiankui created the world’s first gene-edited babies and has received at least 298 million yuan (US$43 million) in funding for two biotech start-ups from Chinese and international investors. Shenzhen Direct Genomics Biotechnology is a Shenzhen-based genome sequencing firm. …

businessWhy Do I Have Confidence in My Forensic Financial Analysis of SpaceX?

This is a bit lengthy, but I wanted to explain why I have confidence in my financial analysis of SpaceX. I believe I have created a crude but justified proforma forensic financial analysis of SpaceX and their Starlink business. It …

businessIf Starlink Succeeds Then SpaceX Revenue Will Be More Than Double NASA’s Budget

Nextbigfuture has calculated how the Super Heavy Starship will make deploying the Starlink satellite network $1 to $2 billion cheaper to launch than with Falcon 9s. The Super Heavy Starship will be able to deploy over five times the number …

financeSpaceX gets approval for 7,500 more satellites

The FCC approved SpaceX request for access to additional frequencies and to operate an additional 7,500 satellites at very low-Earth altitudes. In March, the FCC had approved SpaceX initial plan for a constellation of 4425 satellites. Market access approval has …

blockchainDESICO Launches its public offering in Compliance with EU Regulation

DESICO, a startup that is developing a security token infrastructure, started public offering on November 7, 2018 during which investors will be able to purchase DESI tokens which entitle token holders to platform’s revenue. The company relies on the fundraising …