NASA and Boeing confirm Starliner won’t fly until first half of 2022 as valve investigation continues – TechCrunch

NASA and Boeing provided an update on the beleaguered Starliner capsule Tuesday, confirming that the earliest the spacecraft will fly will be sometime during the first half of next year. Starliner was ground in August, after an issue with the oxidizer valves was discovered roughly four-and-a-half hours before launch. The launch was part of an…

The Automattic TC-1 – TechCrunch

It’s hard to build a publishing empire, and it’s just as easy to lose one. Newspaper magnates were mostly replaced by broadcast moguls, first radio and then TV and cable, and now of course, they are all fighting against the social media tycoons and streaming impresarios who want to capture our attention. Each generation of…