Mars Internet Satellite

Is there, or will there be, internet access on Mars?

There currently is no internet access on Mars unless it exists as part of a classified government program. All NASA Mars rovers, landers, etc....
A picture of Bitcoins

What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency that does not have a central bank or single administrator. Below is my very introductory summary of bitcoin. I...
Topping off your gas tank

Should I top off my gas tank after the pump handle clicks?

Topping off your gas tank (aka gas topping) is not a good idea for mechanical, environmental, and financial reasons. Any gas you put in...

How did eBay get its name? got its name from the company name, The Echo Bay Technology Company. Pierre Omidyar created the website AuctionWeb in 1995. AuctionWeb was the predecessor to...
Mobile device auto rotate

Does screen auto-rotation work on mobile devices in outer space?

No, screen auto-rotation does not work on mobile devices in outer space. Auto-rotation on mobile devices is determined by something called an accelerometer. Accelerometers are devices...

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