China launches satellite to explore dark side of moon: Xinhua

China launches satellite to explore dark side of moon: XinhuaChina launched a relay satellite early on Monday designed to establish a communication link between earth and a planned lunar probe that will explore the dark side of the moon, the official Xinhua news agency said. Citing the China National Space Administration, Xinhua said the satellite was launched at 5:28 a.m. (2128 GMT Sunday) on a Long March-4C rocket from the Xichang launch center in the southwest of the country. “The launch is a key step for China to realize its goal of being the first country to send a probe to soft-land on and rove the far side of the moon,” Xinhua quoted Zhang Lihua, manager of the relay satellite project, as saying.


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U.S. Department of Education Launches New Website Accessibility Technical Assistance Initiative

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) today announced it is launching a new technical assistance initiative to assist schools, districts, state education agencies, libraries, colleges and universities in making their websites and online programs accessible to individuals with disabilities.
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YouTube's revamped music subscription service launches on May 22

  1. YouTube’s revamped music subscription service launches on May 22  Ars Technica
  2. Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium  The Verge
  3. Here’s what’s changing in YouTube’s paid music and video services  CNBC
  4. Official YouTube Blog: YouTube Music, a new music streaming service, is coming soon  Official YouTube Blog
  5. YouTube Music is Google’s latest stab at a Spotify rival  CNET
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AI-Assisted Google News App Officialy Launches For Android

  1. AI-Assisted Google News App Officialy Launches For Android  Android Headlines
  2. App Store discovery is climbing after the iOS 11 redesign  Business Insider
  3. Google News App Hands-on: Why It Beats Apple News  Tom’s Guide
  4. Google | Crunchbase  Crunchbase
  5. The new AI-powered Google News app is now available on iOS  The Verge
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EPA watchdog launches new probe into Pruitt's email habits

  1. EPA watchdog launches new probe into Pruitt’s email habits  Politico
  2. Pruitt’s 24/7 security followed fear of ‘hornet’s nest’  E&E News
  3. The List: Scott Pruitt’s Lies & Distortions—So Far  Natural Resources Defense Council
  4. Guess how many death threats Scott Pruitt received to justify his 24/7 security detail? Zero  Los Angeles Times
  5. Scott Pruitt requested, received 24/7 security starting on his first day at EPA  Washington Post
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AMD Launches Ryzen Pro with Vega: Mobile APUs and Desktop APUs

  1. AMD Launches Ryzen Pro with Vega: Mobile APUs and Desktop APUs  AnandTech
  2. AMD Ryzen CPU release dates, specs and price: Dell, HP and Lenovo introduce Ryzen Pro systems  www.v3.co.uk
  3. Dell, HP, Lenovo Selects AMD Ryzen PRO Processors  Ten Links
  4. Opinion: New AMD chip goes after $10 billion market that Intel dominates  MarketWatch
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Microsoft launches free Surface Pro 4 replacement program because it can't fix flickering screens

  1. Microsoft launches free Surface Pro 4 replacement program because it can’t fix flickering screens  BetaNews
  2. Microsoft can’t fix “flickergate” Surface Pro 4s with software, so it’s replacing them  Ars Technica
  3. Microsoft finally stops screwing Surface Pro 4 owners with flickergate  Computerworld
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SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon 9 yet

SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon 9 yetThe rocket is designed to require far less maintenance and refurbishment between flights, and is certified to carry humans to space later this year when SpaceX launches its Dragon crew capsule to the International Space Station. The Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket’s main goal for its maiden mission was to propel a communications satellite for Bangladesh, called Bangabandhu Satellite-1, to a geostationary transfer orbit roughly 22,000 miles (35,000 kilometers) above Earth.


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