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Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos have opened up space for travel but not everyone can access it
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Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos have opened up space for travel but not everyone can access it

Many private players are trying to make inroads into the space industry but the cost of travelling into the unknown is still very steep making it inaccessible for many.

As Centre readies cryptocurrency bill for Parliament's Monsoon Session, here's what you need to know
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As Centre readies cryptocurrency bill for Parliament's Monsoon Session, here's what you need to know

The government has talked about banning all cryptocurrencies in India but that has not stopped millions of Indians from trading in the digital asset

'Experience of a lifetime': Richard Branson completes space tour aboard Virgin Galactic vessel
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'Experience of a lifetime': Richard Branson completes space tour aboard Virgin Galactic vessel

Virgin Galactic plans two further flights, and then the start of regular commercial operations from early 2022 with ticket prices ranging from $2,00,000 to $2,50,000

'Dream of a lifetime': 70-yr-old Virgin Galactic owner Richard Branson set to fly into space
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'Dream of a lifetime': 70-yr-old Virgin Galactic owner Richard Branson set to fly into space

When is the launch? How far is he going? Is it safe? What’s all the fuss? Here are the answers to those questions

Bitcoin mining gets easier with drop in hash rate: Why it is important to mind the environmental cost
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Bitcoin mining gets easier with drop in hash rate: Why it is important to mind the environmental cost

An improvement upon Bitcoin's mining principle has already been proposed with newer cryptocurrencies now adopting what is known as 'proof of stake' protocols

Explained: How billionaires Bezos and Branson are competing in race to the edge of space
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Explained: How billionaires Bezos and Branson are competing in race to the edge of space

Amazon founder Bezos was the first to announce his mission, set for 20 July, but Virgin boss Branson has decided to pip him to the trip with his own now lined up for 11 July

Explained: From The Lion King productions to audio dates, how Clubhouse took over the cultural discourse
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Explained: From The Lion King productions to audio dates, how Clubhouse took over the cultural discourse

Founded in March 2020 by Silicon Valley entrepreneurs Paul Davison and Rohan Seth of Alpha Exploration Co. as an iOS and invite-only app, Clubhouse gradually gathered steam and became one of the most talked-about social media platforms in less than a year since its launch.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announces that the company will accept bitcoin again when it gets greener
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk announces that the company will accept bitcoin again when it gets greener

Bitcoin are produced by powerful computers that have to solve equations and consume huge amounts of electricity in the process.

WazirX trading platform deals with outages as cryptocurrencies dip; opens floodgates for memes on Twitter
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WazirX trading platform deals with outages as cryptocurrencies dip; opens floodgates for memes on Twitter

WazirX crashed for several hours, and today, the platform suffered its second outage this week.

Tesla suspends vehicle purchases using Bitcoin, cites environmental concerns
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Tesla suspends vehicle purchases using Bitcoin, cites environmental concerns

Elon Musk says cryptocurrency is a “good idea on many levels” but its promise cannot come at a “great cost to the environment.”

SpaceX will launch the DOGE-1 satellite to the moon, funded by Dogecoin
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SpaceX will launch the DOGE-1 satellite to the moon, funded by Dogecoin

The cubic satellite, weighing 40 kilograms, will be launched in the first quarter of 2022 on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket.

Elon Musk’s debut on Saturday Night Live lifts show's rating, becomes third-highest episode of this season
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Elon Musk’s debut on Saturday Night Live lifts show's rating, becomes third-highest episode of this season

Elon Musk's appearance on SNL averaged a 4.8 household rating in Nielsen's overnight metered markets

Elon Musk hosts Saturday Night Live; is joined by mother, model Maye Musk, to talk about his childhood
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Elon Musk hosts Saturday Night Live; is joined by mother, model Maye Musk, to talk about his childhood

The casting choice brought criticism from those who felt the show was celebrating a man for his exorbitant wealth in a time of great inequality and a man who spread misinformation to his huge Twitter following as he downplayed the severity of the coronavirus pandemic.

Verified Twitter accounts, including Firstpost, hacked to imitate 'SNL', offer free cryptocurrency
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Verified Twitter accounts, including Firstpost, hacked to imitate 'SNL', offer free cryptocurrency

The accounts that were hacked changed their names to “SNL” and switched their profile pictures to match that of the official Saturday Night Live account

NASA contract ignites Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk feud as they vie for space supremacy
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NASA contract ignites Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk feud as they vie for space supremacy

While SpaceX and Blue Origin benefit from their founders' ample financial resources, they compete for contracts with US military or space agencies.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk to host Saturday Night Live on 8 May; Miley Cyrus will feature as musical guest
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk to host Saturday Night Live on 8 May; Miley Cyrus will feature as musical guest

Elon Musk may seem like an unusual choice since SNL is not known for picking hosts from the tech or business world.

Elon Musk's Neuralink startup releases clip of a monkey playing video game called Pong with its brain
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Elon Musk's Neuralink startup releases clip of a monkey playing video game called Pong with its brain

Neuralink devices were implanted on two sides of the monkey's brain to sense neuron activity.

Hits and misses: Will all the risks SpaceX is taking to test its Starship rocket pay off?
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Hits and misses: Will all the risks SpaceX is taking to test its Starship rocket pay off?

Starship can carry some 100 tons of material into space, with SpaceX calling it "the world's most powerful launch vehicle ever developed.

Jeff Bezos dethrones Elon Musk to assume top spot on billionaire list as Tesla Inc shares slide by 2.4%
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Jeff Bezos dethrones Elon Musk to assume top spot on billionaire list as Tesla Inc shares slide by 2.4%

The third spot on the billionaire list has been taken up by Bill Gates, while Bernard Arnault and Mark Zuckerberg take up the fourth and fifth spot respectively

Dogecoin value surges as Elon Musk breaks his Twitter silence with a tweet endorsing the cryptocurrency
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Dogecoin value surges as Elon Musk breaks his Twitter silence with a tweet endorsing the cryptocurrency

Within minutes of Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweet, the value of Dogecoin reportedly surged 44 percent.