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UK Space Agency will provide $9.5 million to Virgin Orbit for Cornwall spaceport – TechCrunch

Richard Branson’s small satellite launch company Virgin Orbit announced today that it has secured final approval on a £7.35 million…

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Reaction Engines’ Mach 5 engine is just the tip of the new aerospace boom – TechCrunch

Imagine a hypersonic passenger aircraft that would cut the journey time between London and New York to around two hours….

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Alexa, where are the legal limits on what Amazon can do with my health data? – TechCrunch

The contract between the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) and ecommerce giant Amazon — for a health information licensing partnership…

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British parliament presses Facebook on letting politicians lie in ads – TechCrunch

In yet another letter seeking to pry accountability from Facebook, the chair of a British parliamentary committee has pressed the…

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Via is launching an on-demand public transit network in the city of Cupertino – TechCrunch

Shuttle startup Via and the city of Cupertino are launching an on-demand public transportation network, the latest example of municipalities…