Jared Hill – CosmoBC.com http://cosmobc.com Your Universal News and Offbeat Portal Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:16:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Go Away, Gravity! – The Ventures of Elon Musk’s SpaceX and Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2015/03/25/away-gravity-ventures-elon-musks-spacex-richard-bransons-virgin-galactic/ Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:06:55 +0000 http://10.5377 SpaceX Falcon 9 launch photo by U.S. Air Force.Elon Musk has a net worth of $11.9 billion while Richard Branson has a net worth of $4.8 billion. If they stacked their respective fortunes in $1 bills atop each other, the tower would reach six million miles, almost 25 times the distance between the earth and the moon. And that is, in a metaphorical way, exactly what the two plan to do. Continue reading ]]> CES 2015: Best Home Automation Upgrades http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2015/02/05/ces-2015-home-automation-upgrades/ Thu, 05 Feb 2015 23:31:57 +0000 http://8.3670 Kitchen Stove AutomationThe Consumer Electronics Show 2015 just concluded in Las Vegas. It's the largest technology expo in the world. Some of the biggest advancements this year where in the home automation space. Here is a look at some highlights from this year's CES! Continue reading ]]> New Technology: Electric Cars and Home Charging Stations http://techblog.cosmobc.com/2014/11/18/technology-electric-cars-home-charging-stations/ Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:30:21 +0000 http://8.3465 Electric DriveIn an era where gas prices are as high as they have ever been, and the average household more dependent on their cars than ever, some who can are choosing to switch to electric vehicles (EVs). More frequently than ever, … Continue reading ]]>