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  1. Apple hires NASA specialist for its augmented reality team

    Phonearena.com - Gadgets 04.25 / 14:19 phonearena.com
    The rumour mill has been spinning out of control in recent months, with regards to Apple’s wading into the arena of Augmented Reality. It is hardly a matter of doubt that Cupertino is cooking something huge for its AR game, with speculations of an Apple AR glasses headset already in the making. A recent report on Apple’s talent acquisitions suggests that the company has attracted an AR/VR NASA specialist, who joined Apple’s AR team, as a senior manager, earlier this year. Jeff Norris has wo…
  2. Nasa Astronaut and Russian cosmonauts reach back earth safely after 6 months

    Sachtimes.com - Technology 04.25 / 14:15 sachtimes.com
    Three space fliers have safely returned on Earth after almost six months aboard the International Space…
  3. Apple turns to NASA for help with Augmented Reality glasses

    Kitguru.net - Technology 04.25 / 13:16 kitguru.net
    There have been tons of reports surrounding Apple’s current augmented reality plans recently. Now it turns out that Apple is bringing in some help from NASA for its augmented reality glasses, hiring up those who also helped Microsoft with the Hololens. According to sources, Apple has has hired Jeff Norris, a specialist in the new…
  4. Apple has NASA minds working on its AR glasses

    Engadget - News 04.25 / 13:00 engadget.com
    Apple has hired former NASA JPL augmented reality expert Jeff Norris to help shape its AR projects, according to Bloomberg. Based on previous reports, Cupertino has been working on a pair of AR glasses and related features for future iPhones since…
  5. How NASA's A.I. moonshots idea could help your enterprise

    Cio.com - Technology 04.25 / 12:06 cio.com
    Every few weeks, a group at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., finds an empty conference room where the participants sit down to talk about how they can use artificial intelligence to make what might seem like crazy ideas a reality.This is the JPL's informal A.I. moonshots group.The group isn't talking about the moon, but is taking ideas that might seem like science fiction and figuring out how to use artificial intelligence to make them work.These A.I. experts are…
  6. SIPI Team Wins the Grand Prize at the Second Annual NASA National Swarmathon Robotics Competitions!

    Nativenewsonline.net - Education 04.25 / 11:50 nativenewsonline.net
    Published April 25, 2017 ORLANDO — Students from colleges and universities from across the nation recently participated in a robotic programming competition at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Their research may lead to technology which will help astronauts find needed resources when exploring the moon or Mars. In the spaceport’s second annual Swarmathon competition, […] The post SIPI Team Wins the Grand Prize at the Second Annual NASA National Swarmathon Robotics Compet…
  7. NASA’s Cassini completes final flyby of Saturn’s moon Titan

    News.statetimes.in - Science 04.25 / 11:44 news.statetimes.in
    Washington: NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has completed its last close flyby of Saturn’s hazy moon Titan and is beginning its final set of 22 orbits before the probe plunges into the ringed planet to bring an end to its 20- year-long journey. The spacecraft made its 127th and final close approach to Titan on April 21, […] The post NASA’s Cassini completes final flyby of Saturn’s moon Titan appeared first on State…
  8. Donald Trump jokes at NASA’s record breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson over drinking urine, says ‘better you t

    India.com - World 04.25 / 11:39 www.india.com
    When Whitson described technology which includes system that converts urine to drinking water, Trump went off script and said,"Better you than…
  9. Apple hires NASA expert to help its AR tech achieve lift off

    Cultofmac.com - Technology 04.25 / 11:10 cultofmac.com
    Apple has hired Jeff Norris, a former Mission Operations Innovation Office at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, to work on augmented reality technology. In his previous role, Norris worked on new ways to control spacecraft and robots in space using a combination of VR and AR technologies. Norris joined NASA back in 1999. At Apple he is […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple …
  10. UCD-led NASA study captures gamma-ray flashes from tropical storms

    Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets 04.25 / 10:59 siliconrepublic.com
    An international NASA study led by UCD has observed one of nature’s greatest spectacle from space observing gamma-ray flashes from tropical storms. The post UCD-led NASA study captures gamma-ray flashes from tropical storms appeared first on Silicon R…
  11. Apple Hires Former NASA AR/VR Expert to Work on Upcoming Products

    News.softpedia.com - Technology 04.25 / 10:33 news.softpedia.com
    Apple has recently hired Dr. Jeff Norris, the augmented and virtual reality specialist who founded the Mission Operations Innovation Office at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to work on upcoming AR products to be developed at the Cupertino-based company. Bloomberg reported that Apple hired Norris earlier this year to work on a pair of new AR glasses and new related technologies that would be incorporated in a new iPhone. Apparently, Norris has developed several AR/VR and robotics s…
  12. How NASA's A.I. moonshots idea could help your enterprise

    Computerworld.com.au - Technology 04.25 / 10:30 computerworld.com.au
    Every few weeks, a group at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., meets to talk about how artificial intelligence can be used to make what might seem like crazy ideas a reality. This is the JPL's informal A.I. moonshots…
  13. NASA’s Cassini completes final flyby of Saturn’s moon Titan

    Financialexpress.com - Lifestyle 04.25 / 10:22 financialexpress.com
    NASA's Cassini spacecraft has completed its last close flyby of Saturn's hazy moon Titan and is beginning its final set of 22 orbits before the probe plunges into the ringed planet to bring an end to its 20- year-long journey. The post NASA’s Cassini completes final flyby of Saturn’s moon Titan appeared first on The Financial …
  14. Nasa launches Super Pressure Balloon successfully

    Business-standard.com - Technology 04.25 / 10:07 business-standard.com
    The mission will run for 100 or more days floating at 33.5…
  15. NASA Selects BluHaptics to Improve Remote Robotic Operations in Space

    Azorobotics.com - Technology 04.25 / 09:47 azorobotics.com
    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has selected BluHaptics to receive new grant funding to apply its proprietary software to remote robotic operations in space.…
  16. Nasa designs inflatable greenhouses for use on manned missions to the Moon and Mars

    Tech.firstpost.com - Technology 04.25 / 09:42 tech.firstpost.com
    Nasa designed-greenhouses will grow crops and at the same time clean the air, forming a critical component of the life support system on Mars and the moon The post Nasa designs inflatable greenhouses for use on manned missions to the Moon and Mars appeared first on…
  17. NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Breaks US Spaceflight Record, Receives Congratulatory Call From Trump

    Astronaut Peggy Whitson is congratulated by President Trump in an Earth-to-space…
  18. Apple hires NASA AR guru to help run its own efforts

    Thestar.com.my - Technology 04.25 / 08:50 thestar.com.my
    Apple Inc has gone to space to find additional talent for its augmented reality…
  19. Gateway to Grand Finale – NASA's cassini makes last and fateful close flyby with Saturn's moon 'Titan'

    Zeenews.india.com - Technology 04.25 / 08:42 zeenews.india.com
    On April 21 at 11:08 p.m. PDT (2:08 a.m. EDT on April 22), the spacecraft passed at an altitude of about 608 miles (979 kilometers) above the surface of Saturn's moon, beginning its final set of 22 orbits around the ringed…
  20. Apple hires former Nasa veteran and augmented reality expert

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 04.25 / 08:22 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Jeff Norris will work in Apple's augmented reality glasses division with former Dolby executive Mike…