Weekly#338

  • Steam balloons could be used to launch satellites
  • Mobile gaming is a $68.5 billion global business, and investors are buying in…Global gaming has seen $9.6 billion in investments
  • Splunk acquires cloud monitoring service SignalFx for $1.05B
  • Porsche invests in ‘low visibility’ sensor startup TriEye
  • China’s satellite tests pulsar navigation for future deep space exploration…The positioning accuracy in the experiments reached 10 km,
  • Starbucks, monetary superpower
  • Android ditches desserts as Q becomes 10
  • German city offers $1.1M to whoever proves it doesn’t exist
  • Matrix 4’ Officially a Go With Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Lana Wachowski
  • Flawed Algorithms Are Grading Millions of Students’ Essays
  • Nasa mission to Jupiter moon Europa moves step closer to launch…Mission that could shed light on possibility of life on icy rock is expected to lift off in 2025