Tag Archives: 2019

670bhp Elextra EV to launch in 2019 as Porsche Mission E rival

A new supercar called the Elextra that is being developed with cutting edge electric drivetrain technology looks on course to go on sale by 2019, priced at around 450,000 euros. The Porsche Mission E and Nio EP9 rival is being designed in Switzerland by Robert Palm, CEO of design house Classic Factory, but the project involves several other brands that are contributing in their respective areas of expertise. Palm told …

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Apple, Samsung, Huawei likely to introduce eSIM in 2019: report

There’s been a lot of hype around the embedded SIM (eSIM), specifically around when it finally will be incorporated into cellular handsets, and IHS Markit doesn’t see it coming from Tier 1 suppliers like Apple, Samsung and Huawei until 2019. Rather, eSIM incorporation is likely to happen first with Tier 2 and 3 handset suppliers as part of small-scale introductions …

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With latency as low as 25ms, SpaceX to launch broadband satellites in 2019

Getty Images | Olena_T SpaceX today said its planned constellation of 4,425 broadband satellites will launch from the Falcon 9 rocket beginning in 2019 and continue launching in phases until reaching full capacity in 2024. SpaceX gave the Senate Commerce Committee an update on its satellite plans during a broadband infrastructure hearing this morning via testimony by VP of satellite government affairs Patricia …

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Space Launch System’s Exploration Mission 1 Delayed Until 2019

NASA’s Space Launch System, the first exploration-class heavy-lift launch vehicle, will likely be grounded until early 2019, according to a letter from the U.S. Government Accountability Office. The potential for technical mishaps and the costs associated with the rocket, the Orion spacecraft, and ground launch systems ultimately led to the delay. SLS was scheduled for its first unmanned voyage to lunar …

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How awesome is 5G? We’ll find out in 2019!

5G is going to be a really big deal, eventually. It’s a lot of fun to get excited about what comes next, sometimes. When we think about a phone launching, the wait is usually days or weeks. When we think about an entirely new technology for wireless communication, the wait is considerably longer. Qualcomm demonstrated that with its new X50 …

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