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Satellites must be deorbited within five years of completing missions, FCC rules

Submitted by Engadget on September 30, 2022 - 5:25am

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted new rules to address the growing risk of "space junk" or abandoned satellites, rockets and other debris. The new "5-year-rule" will require low-Earth operators to deorbit their satellites within five years following the completion of missions. That's significantly less time than the previous guideline of 25 years. 

All Facebook and Instagram users in the US can now show off their NFTs

Submitted by Engadget on September 30, 2022 - 4:35am

Meta is done rolling out support for non-fungible tokens or NFTs in the US. The company first started giving select creators in the country the option to display their tokens on Facebook and Instagram earlier this year. But now everyone in the US can display their collections on both platforms, whether they're NFTs they've created and are selling or something they've purchased from creators.

At least 23 dead after Ukrainian civilians trying to help relatives flee Russia-occupied zones were bombed in their cars, officials say

Submitted by Tech Insider on September 30, 2022 - 4:31am

Psychologists help a person who was in a convoy of civilian vehicles, that was hit by a missile strike amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine September 30, 2022.
Psychologists help a person who was in a convoy of civilian vehicles, that was hit by a missile strike amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine September 30, 2022.

Turkish president Erdoğan mocks the UK's pound and says the currency has 'blown up', even as the Turkish lira faces its own economic crisis

Submitted by Tech Insider on September 30, 2022 - 4:30am

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an event the ATO Congresium in Ankara, Turkey on August 15, 2022.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan has been slashing interest rates even amid soaring inflation.

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