All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Failures’

Amazon Fire Phone Is Out of Stock and Most Likely Not Coming Back

It looks like the great Fire Phone experiment is really over. Amazon has had success in a lot of areas – making a smartphone that’s desired by a device-hungry public wasn’t one of them. The Amazon Fire Phone has languished on the company’s product offerings for a little over a year, but there was always a feeling that Amazon didn’t …

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NASA Report Explains Satellite Launch Failure

NASA this week released an eight-page report detailing all its engineers have learned about a failed satellite launch that took place on March 4, 2011. The launch of a Taurus XL T9 rocket, designed by Orbital Science Corporation, was meant to carry the Glory climate change monitoring satellite into orbit. The rocket instead failed to reach orbit, costing the agency …

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