After a historic launch from Cape Canaveral last month, SpaceX’s Dragon Capsule returned from its’ duties at the International Space Station carrying over 3,800 lbs of materials and scientific data from the international crew of astronauts on board. This successful round trip is yet another major victory for Elon Musk’s space company, as they hope to expand their services from delivering cargo to becoming one of the world’s first space tourism providers.
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Cupertino is now home to a 175 acre rolling parkland, and what just happens to be the most energy-efficient building in the world: Apple Park. Apple announced today that this large campus will be ready for Apple employees come April.
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In a move that has surprised everyone across the industry, Verizon just announced their new unlimited data plan. They have now joined T-Mobile and Sprint in offering an unlimited data plan – a plan with the clear advantage of users never needing to worry about overage fees again.
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Snapchat’s parent company, Snap Inc., has officially filed paperwork to begin its’ initial public offering, which is expected to raise over $3 Billion. The popular picture-based app will only sell non-voting shares once it goes public on the New York Stock Exchange, where it will trade under the symbol “SNAP”. Originally created in 2011, Snapchat has grown to become a heavy-hitter in the social media world, and hopes to expand its business and profitability by becoming a publicly listed company.
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Apple Inc. climbed out of a three straight quarter losing streak during which time revenues fell, fell, and fell. Strong demand for the iPhone 7 has raised investors’ hopes that this company and its recent reinvention was not all for nothing. The newest smartphone model, released back in September has increase iPhone shipments by 5% more than the last three months. Representing two thirds of Apple’s sales, revenue from the newest iPhone has increase 3% reaching a record $78.4 billion.
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Sprint Corp is now the proud new owner of a 33% stake in Tidal, a music-streaming service. With that acquisition it appears the fourth biggest U.S. wireless carrier is turning its attention to media streaming services in a bid to attract more customers…
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