Fed2 Star - the newsletter for the space trading game Federation 2

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: November 6, 2016

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: US summer time ends, you can now launch missiles at your foes, what went wrong with the Mars lander, there’s been a lot of failures in space missions, final data received from Pluto flyby, medical implants made from a new super-hard metal, a hacker who left a trail to his identity, Uber finds a new way to annoy drivers, and a picture of Jupiter’s south pole. Plus Winding Down, the tech newsletter from Alan.

Official News

US clocks go back so we’re in sync again

Prepare for warfare

Real life news: Mars lander fail blamed on software error

Real life news: space failures

Real life news: New Horizons sends its final flyby data

Real life news: new super-hard metal alloy could be used to make medical implants

Dumb hacker of the week: not very secret identity

Advert of the week: Uber drones

Picture of the week: Jupiter’s south pole

Winding Down