TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,684 Reviews & Articles | 36,178 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Fractal Design Arc Cases Contest (Global Entry!)

Google send an Android into Space - no one hears it scream

Google send a Nexus S into space - wants to meet Ripley.

| Science, Space & Robotics News | Posted: Dec 23, 2010 3:06 am

Google have sent their mascot, the Android, into space. The 30, 000m trip was done with a Nexus S and recorded various data with it's GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer.

 

 

A few super-powers of the Nexus S were found in the process. The Nexus S can function up to an altitude of 18, 000m and temperatures of as low as -50c.

 

NEWS SOURCE
Gizmodo.com.au

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Science, Space & Robotics news at our Science, Space & Robotics news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below