Rocket Lab’s 20th Electron mission ends with 2nd stage failure

Rocket Lab

The Rocket Lab failed its second launch in a year. The company said that shortly after the second phase was ignited, its 20th electronic flight mission (“running out of toes”) suffered an “anomaly” and lost the aircraft and BlackSky’s Earth observation satellite payload. The staff is still investigating the cause, although the video (below) indicates […]

The Twitter policy that might temporarily censor every single one of your Tweets

Twitter

On Tuesday, a well-known Palestinian-American journalist suddenly reported a live broadcast of the protests near Jerusalem. He was suddenly mysteriously silenced on Twitter, and every tweet was replaced with a message “@MariamBarghouti’s account is temporarily unavailable Because it violates Twitter media policy”. The company quickly admitted that this was a mistake, and her tweets were […]