Thursday, June 24

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This Startup is Launching a Lifestyle Retail Store for Space Tourists
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This Startup is Launching a Lifestyle Retail Store for Space Tourists

“They say that ‘we need to go to space now’ for the betterment of the environment.” A European space-lifestyle startup called TOMARS is a venture that offers space tourism merchandise serving space tourists and explorers on every step of their journey. TOMARS is creating a retail hub to distribute and merchandise space-lifestyle products and services through innovating space-lifestyle by alliances between astropreneurs with space frontiers accelerated through sharing knowledge, experience, infrastructure, and market reach. The startup is looking forward to collaborating with other ventures rather than competing with them. The venture aims to tap into the valuable and unutilized resources of outer space to increase the global standard of living for all and sustainability. The core...
Going digital is a powerful tool for small businesses in the new normal
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Going digital is a powerful tool for small businesses in the new normal

How small businesses can adapt to the new normal (BPT) - If you own a small business, or frequently shop at one, you know that COVID-19 has instantly changed everything. As brick-and-mortar shops have had to temporarily close to customers, the need to adapt has never been greater. For small businesses willing to reinvent themselves, going digital — or ramping up your digital operation if you already have one — can help weather the storm. There are plenty of tools available to help your business survive — and even thrive — through the pandemic and beyond. “Helping small businesses find fast paths to recovery as they navigate an overnight move to digital commerce is a top priority at Visa,” says Jack Forestell, Chief Product Officer, Visa. "Using our network, partners and products,...
“Houston, we have a problem”
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“Houston, we have a problem”

Image Courtesy: NASA Recently, there was a small air leak detected on the International Space Station which NASA is currently investigating. Fortunately, the three crew members are safe, as informed by NASA officials. "Now that we have a relatively quiet period in the operations — spacewalks, vehicle traffic, additional crew members can all result in fluctuations — the crew will be shutting the hatches to every single module so the ground can monitor each module’s pressure to further isolate the source" says Dan Huot in a conversation with Space.com. “The station’s atmosphere is maintained at pressure comfortable for the crew members, and a tiny bit of that air leaks over time, requiring routine repressurization from nitrogen tanks delivered on cargo resupply missions,” - a NA...
Oculus Rift and Education
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Oculus Rift and Education

In the age of technological development every day there is a new invention, new advancement in technology which we yesterday thought wouldn’t be possible but today it is possible and change the way you do & see things. Virtual Reality is from that league, it made those things possible which we never thought of. Now you can hear & feel things virtually. It is an environment created by software presented to the user in such a way that the user accepts it as a real environment. Earlier VR hardware was big, could have spanned the whole room but in 2012 in a breakthrough advancement Palmer Luckey turned it into a portable device and this is how Oculus Rift came into being. The Oculus Rift is virtual reality hardware that you can wear over the head and in front of your eyes like a helme...