Boeing deliveries fall again in August

[ad_1] Boeing’s deliveries plummeted again in August due to the prolonged grounding of the 737 MAX following two deadly crashes Boeing experienced another big drop in plane deliveries in August, the company reported Tuesday, as the months-long grounding of the 737 MAX continues to hit the aerospace giant. Boeing delivered just 18 planes last month, […]

Talks to create Asia's biggest telecom operator fall apart

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Telecom companies Telenor of Norway and Malaysia’s Axiata Group Berhad have ended talks about merging operations in Asia, a deal that would have created the region’s biggest telecommunications operator with 300 million customers in nine countries. Telenor ASA said Friday that the talks, which had gone on for four months, […]

Investigation game 'Return of the Obra Dinn' hits Switch this fall

[ad_1] In the game, players take on the role of an East Area Trading Company assessor who must figure out why, after five years lost at sea, the Obra Dinn has returned without its crew. The Memento Mortem stopwatch allows players to turn back time at the source of someone’s death, providing insight into the […]

Ars To-Be-Read: Our most anticipated book releases for fall 2019

[ad_1] Consider the Platypus [Available now] (Ars Technica may earn compensation for sales from links on this post through affiliate programs.) Readers who love books about books will be delighted by The Ten Thousand Doors of January. A young girl named January Scaller stumbles upon a door in the mansion she calls home in the early […]

FDA to trial innovative computer-assisted heart surgeries this fall

[ad_1] The first step is an MRI scan, which is used to create a model of the heart’s atria chambers. The Johns Hopkins University team that created the procedure then populates the model with virtual cells. These cells, like their real-life counterparts, act differently based on whether they’re in the vicinity of healthy or scarred […]

How much energy storage costs must fall to reach renewable energy's full potential

[ad_1] Credit: Cell Press The cost of energy storage will be critical in determining how much renewable energy can contribute to the decarbonization of electricity. But how far must energy storage costs fall? In a study published August 7 in the journal Joule, MIT researchers answer this question. They quantify cost targets for storage technologies […]