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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Gizmodo Australia


This Is Elon Musk's Plan To Colonise Mars 

Have a spare $200,000 and a need to leave this planet? SpaceX founder Elon Musk says he has you covered. Today he revealed his plan for establishing a colony on Mars — using the spaceship it gets there in. 
That’s right, if this plan works, it will be cheaper to move to Mars than buy a house in Sydney. What a time to be alive. 

Deals: 3 Essential Hacks For Any Traveling Tech Head 

Staying plugged in and charged up is a big challenge for any traveling techie. That’s why we’re lending you a hand, by offering a list of travel hacks to make your life easier on the road and can be found in one hybrid battery and wall charger pack for only $29.16.

DJI's Mavic Pro Is Tiny, Foldable And Super Smart 

DJI has owned the Western drone market for a while, and for a dang good reason. DJI makes fantastic drones with some of the most advanced features on the market. With a little practice anyone can fly one and pull off the kind of photos and videos you used to need a film crew and helicopter to get. A week ago GoPro, the action camera king, announced its own drone and stole a bit of DJI’s thunder.

This Is How We're Getting To Mars: Elon Musk 

There was some concern recently that Elon Musk wouldn’t be attending Guadalajara for the 2016 International Astronautical Congress, where SpaceX had scheduled to reveal the technical construct transporting humans to Mars for colonisation. The reason for this concern was the “fast fire” that occurred during a static fire test of the AMOS-6 mission, which was carrying Facebook’s internet.org satellite.
The satellite was lost, Mark Zuckerberg was “disappointed”, and the damage to the site where the incident occurred was extensive. Many thought since this is the second vessel SpaceX have lost in 15 months and given the complexity of the investigation into the root cause, Musk would prioritise investigation and cancel his presentation. But there he was.

Here's How Depressingly Close Agent Carter Was To Survival 

If you’re still smarting over the loss of Agent Carter, then news of how it was close to making a return isn’t likely to help you cheer up. But according to Hayley Atwell, for a good period of time, ABC was optimistic about the show existing alongside Atwell’s new role in legal drama Conviction.

ASUS's New ZenBook 3, Transformer 3 Pro And ZenBook Flip: Australian Price And Release Date 

With a strong focus on versatility, power and portability, ASUS has unveiled its latest Zen and Transformer laptops for Aussie buyers. All the details — including price and release date — for the ZenBook 3 UX390UA, the Transformer 3 Pro T303 and the ASUS ZenBook Flip UX360.

Doctor Strange Has A Giant Fire Whip And An Awkward Moment In A New Trailer 

Video: There’s a new Doctor Strange trailer which shows us a lot more of Kaecilius (Mads Mikkelsen). Be prepared to find him a lot more charming than our hero.

German Regulators Ban Facebook From Collecting WhatsApp Data 

Earlier this year, WhatsApp betrayed its longstanding commitment to privacy when it announced that it would share user data with its parent company Facebook for the purpose of selling ads. Yesterday, a German regulator announced that it is putting the brakes on Facebook’s plan.

Google's Pixel Hype Train Has Reached Australia 

A few days ago, we spotted a Google logo and the outline of a phone in Sydney’s Circular Quay, with a photographer snapping away. Matching those same phone-shaped images we’ve been teased with, Google’s Aussie Twitter account is now dialing up the hype.

How Elon Musk Plans To Go To Mars  

SpaceX plans to build a “self-sustaining city” on Mars, company founder Elon Musk announced today. But, while we now know a lot more about how SpaceX plans to get to Mars, details about how people will actually survive up there remain sketchy.

World's First 'Three Parent Baby' Born Thanks To A New Fertility Technique 

A new reproductive technique in which a baby is produced with the genetic material from three distinct parents has yielded its first human.

This Is Elon Musk's Plan To Colonise Mars 

Have a spare $200,000 and a need to leave this planet? SpaceX founder Elon Musk says he has you covered. Today he revealed his plan for establishing a colony on Mars — using the spaceship it gets there in. 
That’s right, if this plan works, it will be cheaper to move to Mars than buy a house in Sydney. What a time to be alive. 

Another Marvel Hero Is Confirmed For Avengers: Infinity War 

Ben Affleck’s Batman movie gets a release window. Kevin Feige talks about Stan Lee’s future cameos. Lionsgate is open to more Twilight. Plus, meet Agents of SHIELD‘s new director, more footage from Supergirl season two, and new looks at Passengers and Doctor Strange. Spoilers!