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The Starlink 2-1 mission proved to be a success. Elon Musk’s satellite Internet grouping has been replenished with 51 satellites



The Starlink 2-1 mission, in which SpaceX was to deliver 51 specification 1.5 Starlink satellites, was a success. At the same time, for the Falcon 9 B1049-10 rocket, this is already the tenth successful launch, and the same successful return. She took off from the Space Force base in Vandenberg, California, and landed on a floating platform-drone ASDA (Of course I still love) in the Pacific Ocean. Thus, there are now 1,791 satellites in the Starlink constellation – taking into account the two prototypes, from which the development of the project began.

The Starlink 2-1 mission proved to be a success.  Elon Musk's satellite Internet grouping has been replenished with 51 satellites

It is not yet clear what the Starlink 1.5 specification is. Earlier it was reported that the company is going to launch new versions of satellites with a laser data exchange channel. This will significantly speed up the transfer of information, increase the coverage area and allow SpaceX to abandon at least some of the ground stations. And those satellites that have already been launched will undergo a number of updates.

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Launch of the tiny Logitech MX Keys Mini keyboard with Windows, Android, ChromeOS, Linux, iOS and iPadOS support



Logitech introduced the MX Keys Mini wireless keyboard, which is a smaller version of the keyboard.

The MX Keys Mini does not include a numeric keypad or other full-size keyboard benefits, but retains the Perfect Stroke system, which combines non-mechanical switches with raised keys to improve typing accuracy. There are even a few new features not found on the large keyboard, including a dictation key for Mac and Windows PCs, a microphone mute switch, and an emoji key.

MX Keys Mini also supports Android, ChromeOS, Linux, iOS and iPadOS via Bluetooth or USB receiver with up to three devices pairing. Charging is carried out via the USB-C connector.

The MX Keys Mini is available for $ 100 in charcoal gray, pink and silver.

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In less than a year, the situation on the video cards and processors market may improve. The head of AMD spoke about the shortage of chips



AMD CEO Lisa Su expressed her opinion on the duration of the chip shortage. According to her statement, in the first half of 2022, the supply is likely to still be limited.

But already in the second half of next year, the shortage of microcircuits will not be as acute as it is now. How much the situation will change, the head of AMD did not predict, but her vision is still better than that of a number of other specialists who predict improvement only in 2023.

It should be understood that AMD itself does not produce semiconductors, so we are talking about improving the situation in general, which will affect not only AMD, but all other companies as well.

In general, so far most forecasts agree that the situation with the deficit will improve at least in the second half of 2022 or at the beginning of 2023, but no one undertakes to predict when the situation will completely return to normal.

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