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Top 20 Most Expensive .COM Domain Names in The First Half of 2014 – Domain Name News, The Domain Industry News, ICANN News, Registry News, Domainer News, Domain was the highest reported .COM domain name sale in the first half of 2014. The domain name changed hands for a whopping $3,6 million. Source:  

Companies are movin’ on up to .com domain names

More businesses are investing in the tried-and-true .com after seeing their efforts with new domain names fall flat. Source:  

On Comet 67P, Philae conks out, as battery dies –

After an improbable 10-year, 310-million-mile journey to become the first ever space vehicle to make a soft landing on a comet, the Philae probe may have ended its mission prematurely. Its batteries have run down, said the European Space Agency. “Philae has fallen into ‘idle mode’ for a potential… Source:  

Unmanned NASA-contracted rocket explodes over eastern Virginia

(CNN) — An unmanned NASA-contracted rocket exploded in midair early Tuesday evening, producing huge flames and loud booms along the eastern Virginia coast but no injuries or deaths. Source:  

Boeing, Lockheed Martin, And Jeff Bezos Are Going To Build A Rocket

And it will probably be awesome.   Source:  

What International Development Can Learn from Space Travel

On September 11, 1962, President Kennedy visited the George C. Marshall Spaceflight Center where Dr. Wernher von Braun showed him a model of the Saturn C-5 rocket, the “vehicle designed…   Source:  

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos’s Startup Is Part of Bid to Deliver Astronauts – WSJ

Jeff Bezos’s space-exploration startup Blue Origin is part of a team led by Boeing that is expected to soon garner a NASA contract to ferry astronauts to and from the international space station.   Source:  

Space: A New Feed for the Final Frontier | Inside Flipboard

If you\’re interested in spaceflight and space exploration, these are the best of times and the worst of times. America\’s space shuttle fleet has been retired, leaving the United States without any NASA-operated vehicles that can carry humans into space. In addition, plans to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars have been shelved. Yet… Read more »

With New Initiative ‘Galactic,’ PayPal Wants To Own Payments And Commerce In Space | TechCrunch

In a slightly bizarre announcement today, PayPal is debuting PayPal Galactic, an initiative to own universal payments and commerce in space. Yes, outer space.   Source:  

PayPal Galactic Launches, Looks to Answer Questions About Space Transactions – ABC News

Jedis used the galactic credit standard to pay for things. Citizens and cylons alike used cubits. Both the universes of both Star Wars and Battlestar Galactica are science fiction, but what would it take to make a standardized space currency a reality? This is one of the key questions that serves as the launchpad for… Read more »