NASA’s delayed Moon lander contracts cast doubt on Artemis timeline

The setback doesn’t come as a shock. Congress only gave NASA’s Human Landing System project $850 million in its latest spending bill versus the $3.2 billion it said was necessary for the planned 2024 Moon touchdown. it doesn’t help that NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine left as President Biden took office, leaving his deputy Steve Jurczyk…

Amazon’s Ring has teamed up with over 2,000 police and fire departments

Ring’s police collaborations didn’t slow down in 2020 despite controversies — if anything, they ramped up. The Financial Times reports that the Amazon-owned smart home security brand now has 2,014 police and fire department partnerships in the US, with 1,189 of them added in 2020. Montana and Wyoming are the only two states where Ring…

This Guy Used 3D Printing to Help His 18-Year-Old Blind Pup Get Around Safely

Sienna, a pomeranian who is old enough to vote and weighs just 2 lbs (0.9 kg), is pictured wearing a 3D-printed safety hoop made by her owner, Chad Lalande. The device hooks to her harness and keeps her from banging into walls, but definitely took some getting used to, he said.Photo: Chad Lalande You know,…

Chromebook demand more than doubled in 2020 due to the pandemic

The spike in demand was a matter of necessity, Canalys said. With the second COVID-19 wave prompting new lockdowns and more remote education, schools and students often didn’t have much choice but to issue or require laptops. Chromebooks are both inexpensive and relatively easy to maintain, making them easier choices than conventional laptops for many…

India will propose a law banning private cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin

A formal ban would be a long time in coming. India rejected cryptocurrency as legal tender in 2018 and recommended banning existing digital cash with prison sentences up to 10 years for violators. The Reserve Bank argued the currency wasn’t real as it had no physical counterpart and hadn’t been stamped. The country’s Supreme Court…

‘Fortnite’ gets a ‘GI Joe’ character with a matching action figure

It’s no longer rare to see action figures for video game characters, but an action figure designed to accompany the character is relatively rare — and Epic Games wants to give it a try. The developer has released a Fortnite outfit for GI Joe’s Snake Eyes alongside an upcoming Hasbro action figure based on that…

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Best Home DealsBest Home DealsThe best home, kitchen, smart home, and automotive deals from around the web, updated daily. BarkBox Monthly Subscription Box | $25 | Amazon Gold Box I love to get my dog new treats and toys, but it can be pricey to appease her endless desire for more squeaky toys to rip…