Record-breaking solar flight reaches Hawaii after 5 nights and days airborne without fuel

The longest and most difficult leg of the Round the World Solar Flight attempted since last March by Swiss explorers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg ended successfully in Hawaii. At the controls of Solar Impulse 2, pilot André Borschberg landed safely in Hawaii after flying 117 hours and 52 minutes over the Pacific Ocean from Japan powered only by the sun.

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Windows 10 release date is delayed — unless you’re ”special” [u]

The Windows 10 release date is supposedly July 29 — that’s what we were told, but it’s not so simple, it turns out. It’s looking like it’s delayed, if you read between the lines.

Terry Myerson, Microsoft’s Windows honcho, says the plebs have to wait in line, behind 5 million “insiders.” And volume-license availability won’t be until next month, neither.

What a mess. And this hot on the heels of the ridiculous faux pas around who gets a free upgrade.

Can’t Microsoft get anything right? Is the company genetically incapable of explaining the simplest process?

Good grief. In IT Blogwatch, bloggers furiously facepalm. Not to mention: How to troll a dance-music producer

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Windows 10 release date is delayed — unless you’re ”special” [and: Troll]

The Windows 10 release date is supposedly July 29 — that’s what we were told, but it’s not so simple, it turns out. Terry Myerson, Microsoft’s Windows honcho, says the plebs have to wait in line, behind 5 million “insiders.” And volume-license availability won’t be until next month, neither.

What a disastrous mess. And this hot on the heels of the ridiculous faux pas around who gets a free upgrade.

Can’t Microsoft get anything right? Is the company genetically incapable of explaining the simplest process?

Good grief. In IT Blogwatch, bloggers furiously facepalm. Not to mention: How to troll a dance-music producer

To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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