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What Three Decades Did for Space Exploration As NASA Worked To Build One New Telescope

In less than three weeks, NASA, the European Space Agency and the Canadian Space Agency will finally launch the James Webb Space Telescope into orbit. And it’s been a long time coming.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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What Three Decades Did for Space Exploration As NASA Worked To Build One New Telescope

In less than three weeks, NASA, the European Space Agency and the Canadian Space Agency will finally launch the James Webb Space Telescope into orbit. And it’s been a long time coming.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Someone Needs To Send Hideo Kojima To Space

If Jeff Bezos and William Shatner have been to space, surely someone can get Hideo Kojima there, too. He would really, really like to go. While hosting a recent press screening for Last Night in Soho, the game creator once again underscored his desire to be an astronaut. According to Oricon, while talking about one’s…Read […]

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Why Everyone Secretly Hates ‘Do-Gooders’

This article from the BBC made me feel so relieved at my loathing of altruists that I can finally say what most of us have been thinking: Selfless people are the absolute worst.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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What’s New on Amazon Prime Video in December 2021

Much as how The Wheel of Time was the result of Jeff Bezos really, really wanting Amazon Prime Video to have its own Game of Thrones, December’s original film offering Being the Ricardos seems the answer to his request that an Amazon-produced film bring home a Best Actress Oscar.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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Forza Horizon 5 Is Actually A Bleak Dystopia In Which Humanity Must Flee The Cars

Sure, cars are cool. Yes, they go fast. But cars have also fundamentally altered our cities and civilizations in ways that we still haven’t recovered from. Large sections of our world are just permanently off-limits because cars need that space. It sucks. And in the world of Forza Horizon 5, the cars are everywhere…Read more… […]

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Watch A Rimac Nevera Live Its Best Life Rallying Before Certain Destruction

There’s something poetic about the practice and procedure of crash testing. Much like how Jeff Bezos and I will return to the very same dirt one day, impact certification comes for all road-going makes and models without discretion — from a Mitsubishi Mirage to a $2.4 million, 1,900-horsepower Croatian hypercar.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Fortnite Boss Slams Billionaire Tax He Doesn’t Seem To Fully Understand

Surprise, surprise, Epic Games founder, Tim Sweeney, is not a fan of the new billionaire tax being proposed in Congress at the moment. The CEO of the company, which prints money thanks to Fortnite, said the tax would possibly “end founder control” of Epic Games, calling into question whether he even knows what the…Read more… […]

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Blue Origin’s Space Station Will Give Billionaires The Best View Of Our Burning Planet

Remember when Jeff Bezos and his pals flew into space on a suspiciously phallic-shaped rocket earlier this year? Well now, the billionaire is planning for his next, much longer trip into the cosmos with new plans to open a space station.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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At $95,000, Is This 2015 Mercedes G63 AMG Designo A Pretty Big Deal?

Today’s Nice Price or No Dice Mercedes G63 AMG is one of those ostentatious vehicles that you see driving around and wonder what sort of celebrity might be behind the wheel. Let’s see if this one is priced to allow that same intrigue for us regular folk.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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At $95,000, Is This 2015 Mercedes G63 AMG Designo A Pretty Big Deal?

Today’s Nice Price or No Dice Mercedes G63 AMG is one of those ostentatious vehicles that you see driving around and wonder what sort of celebrity might be behind the wheel. Let’s see if this one is priced to allow that same intrigue for us regular folk.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Nonagenarian Actor Goes To Space

An actor named William Shatner flew into the sky to an apogee of 351,185 feet Wednesday, crossing the Kármán line of 330,000 feet, generally agreed to be the boundary between space and earth’s atmosphere. You finally did it, Mr. Shatner. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Nonagenarian Actor Goes To Space

An actor named William Shatner flew into the sky to an apogee of 351,185 feet Wednesday, crossing the Kármán line of 330,000 feet, generally agreed to be the boundary between space and earth’s atmosphere. You finally did it, Mr. Shatner. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Jeff Bezos Gets Plastered All Over Twitch Post Leak

Just days after Twitch suffered a giant security breach leaking over 125GB of data, the face of Amazon founder and chairman, Jeff Bezos, was seen trolling several of the streaming platform’s game directory pages. How it got there, or why, remains a mystery.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Report: Twitch Is Hacked And Its Source Code Is In The Wild

According to a report by VGC, an anonymous hacker has posted a 125GB torrent link containing, well, all of Twitch, including its source code and commit history going back to the start. The leak also contains streamers’ incomes since 2019, and information that suggests the Amazon-owned streaming platform’s Steam rival…Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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So You’re Telling Me A Private Rocket Company Is Unsafe, Toxic, And Bad For The Environment?

After taking his seat on Blue Origin’s inaugural flight, Jeff Bezos appeared changed by his trip into the atmosphere. Once back on terra firma, the world’s richest man pledged to use Blue Origin’s capabilities to help clean up the Earth.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Two Days With New World, Amazon’s Extravagant Food-Harvesting MMO

One of the best things about massively multiplayer online role-playing games is that everyone gets to play their own way, using their personal experience to create a story that is uniquely their own. Right now, in Amazon’s New World, my character’s story is all about finding a steady source of salt so I can craft…Read […]

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Amazon’s New World MMO Won’t Let You Name Yourself Jeff Bezos

No, you cannot name yourself Jeff Bezos or any variant thereof in Amazon’s recently released and incredibly messy Massively Multiplayer Online Colonization Simulator, The New World. This is unsurprising given the extremely fragile egos of the most powerful men on earth.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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New World Players Face Massive Queues, Wait Times On Overloaded Servers

Amazon’s new massively multiplayer online role-playing game New World opened its doors earlier today, reaching a peak of over 700,000 players. That said, not even Jeff Bezos’ piggy bank has kept the MMO’s grand debut from being plagued with the usual launch day woes, including ridiculous wait times to just play the…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Amazon MMO New World, As Told By Steam Reviews

It’s a new world, if not exactly a brave one. New World, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game published by Amazon, is officially out today for PC, marking the first legitimately successful game release for the planet’s most valuable company. (Pour one out for the super-face-planted Crucible.)Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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