SpaceX ISS mission set to launch this month

NASA has confirmed an April 30 launch date for SpaceX's Dragon spaceship, the first private resupply mission to the International Space Station.

European space freighter launched successfully

Europe's launched its heaviest-ever cargo to the International Space Station, carrying food, water, air and fuel, as well as experiments and spares.

Apple eyes September launch for sixth-gen iPhone



Apple is reportedly eyeing a September or October launch for its sixth-generation iPhone. 



Europe's Vega rocket lifts off for first flight

Europe's new Vega rocket has successfully lifted off from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana, taking nine satellites into orbit.

Iran launches third satellite

Iran says it's launched an observation satellite, claiming it will be used to collect weather data.

Apple store pelted with eggs

Apple's suspended retail sales of the iPhone 4S in China, after its Beijing store was pelted with eggs by unhappy would-be customers.

Kinect for Windows carries $249 price tag

Microsoft's launching Kinect for Windows on February 1, aiming to capitalize on its success as the fastest selling consumer electronics device ever - but it's not going to be cheap.

Curiosity rover on its way to Mars

NASA's state-of-the-art Mars rover, Curiosity, set off safely for the red planet on Saturday morning from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

Delayed ISS crew launches successfully

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft blasted off successfully for the International Space Station late last night, carrying one American and two Russian astronauts.

Russian Mars probe veers off course after launch

A Russian Mars probe, its first interplanetary mission in 15 years, failed to take the correct course after launch, the Russian space agency has reported.

China prepares for first space docking

China's successfully launched its Shenzhou 8 unmanned spacecraft, which is now on its way to the Tiangong-1 experimental module.

Successful Russian launch eases space station fears

Russia's Progress cargo ship lifted off successfully for the International Space Station yesterday, the first flight to do so since a similar unmanned freighter crashed in August.

Android Ice Cream Sandwich launch postponed

Google and Samsung have postponed the launch of Ice Cream Sandwich - the latest iteration of Mountain View's wildly popular mobile Android OS.

China launches Tiangong-1 into orbit

China's Tiangong-1 (Heavenly Palace) module was successfully lofted into orbit by a Long March-2FT1 rocket Thursday evening.

China preps Tiangong-1 for launch

China is ready to launch its Tiangong-1 (Heavenly Palace) unmanned space module on Thursday evening after injecting fuel into the Long March-2FT1 carrier rocket.

Mango to appear in next two weeks

Microsoft's Mango update to Windows Phone should be hitting users' handsets in the next two weeks, the company has confirmed.

As astronauts return, NASA sets future launch schedule

Three International Space Station crew members returned safely to Earth yesterday after a longer-than expected stay, as NASA sets a tentative launch schedule for the coming months.

Jupiter mission to launch today

The Juno spacecraft's set to lift off today on its way to Jupiter, with scientists hopeful that the mission will help answer questions about the formation of the solar system.

OS X Lion to ship today

Apple's launching the latest version of its Mac operating system, OS X Lion, today, adding new features aimed at iPad users.

Spotify to launch in the US today

After a long, long wait, European music streaming service Spotify is finally launching in the US today.