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SpaceX planning to use giant balloon for retrieving upper stage rockets

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 16 April 2018

The new strategy could see SpaceX capable of reusing entire rockets in future. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX set for another launch to test internet beaming satellites

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 16 February 2018

Following its successful launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket, SpaceX has turned its attention to satellites that can beam down internet connectivity to Earth. FULL STORY >

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A recap of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket launch

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 7 February 2018

The world's most powerful rocket to date, SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon Heavy yesterday, as the company's plans to take more people to space begins taking shape. FULL STORY >

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Top 5 Tech News of 2017

By Staff Writer 15 December 2017

With the regular news cycle throwing out a constant barrage of State Capture and Trump stories, you could be forgiven for missing some of the more prominent tech news out there. Here are our picks for the 5 biggest ICT related stories during 2017. FULL STORY >

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Elon Musk shares first image of SpaceX’s new space suit

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 24 August 2017

The SpaceX founder takes to Instagram to share the first official shot of the company’s new space suit. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX plans to send HPE supercomputer to ISS in one of its rockets

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 14 August 2017

The company's next mission sees it send an HPE supercomputer to the International Space Station. FULL STORY >

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Elon Musk hints SpaceX won't use Dragon capsules to land on Mars

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 20 July 2017

The SpaceX founder is still keen to head to Mars, but may be adopting a different approach. FULL STORY >

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Internet-providing satellites on the agenda for SpaceX in 2019

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 4 May 2017

The next step for Elon Musk's company is sending internet-providing satellites into space. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX successfully relaunches a Falcon 9 rocket

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 31 March 2017

SpaceX makes a bit of history. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX's mission to Mars a bit clearer with Interplanetary rocket unveiling

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 28 September 2016

Elon Musk is a busy man, as the head of SpaceX showcased the company's Interplanetary Transport System for missions to colonise Mars. FULL STORY >

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What the loss of Falcon 9 and Amos 6 mean for African connectivity

By Press Release 20 September 2016

It takes pioneers and brave entrepreneurs to open new markets, to push new limits and reach new frontiers. These individuals are responsible for innovations that change the world for the better and offer long term benefits to... FULL STORY >

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SpaceX debuts high speed footage of past Falcon 9 rocket missions

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 10 August 2016

Splicing together footage from missions dating back to December 2015, SpaceX releases high speed video footage of its Falcon 9 rockets. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX wants to relaunch one of its older rockets later this year

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 June 2016

With four old rockers lying in its hangar, Elon Musk says SpaceX will try to relaunch one in either September or October this year. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX enlists superhero costume designer to make their new space suits

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 4 May 2016

In an effort to make their space suits look cooler, SpaceX has tapped Jose Fernandez to design a space suit. The same man behind the costumes in Dawn of Justice and Civil War. FULL STORY >

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SpaceX's latest Falcon 9 rocket launch fails to stick landing once again

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 7 March 2016

In its fourth attempt to land one of its Falcon 9 rockets, SpaceX fails once again to stick the landing. FULL STORY >

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What was the top tech news story of 2017?
Bitcoin's surge (84 votes)
The rise of A.I. (24 votes)
The WannaCry ransomware attack (16 votes)
#DataMustFall (35 votes)
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