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GeneralRe: Microsoft's aggressive grand plan for merging Skype and Messenger takes shape PinmentorDaveAuld6-Nov-12 11:54 
NewsFusion drive on older Macs? YES! PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Nov-12 11:45 
NewsWhy there's no 16GB Surface RT PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Nov-12 11:44 
GeneralRe: Why there's no 16GB Surface RT PinmemberCollin Jasnoch6-Nov-12 12:33 
NewsHow I made $500k with machine learning and HFT (high frequency trading) PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Nov-12 11:43 
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NewsApple Said to Be Exploring Switch From Intel for Mac PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Nov-12 11:43 
NewsASP.NET Fall 2012 Update: The most useful new features Pinmemberatbennett6-Nov-12 9:31 
NewsSpace Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberClifford Nelson5-Nov-12 12:32 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberChris Losinger5-Nov-12 14:40 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberClifford Nelson5-Nov-12 15:10 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberSoMad5-Nov-12 15:21 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberClifford Nelson5-Nov-12 15:25 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberClifford Nelson6-Nov-12 13:01 
There is very little from the space shuttle that probably was used on the Delta IV. The Delta IV is the latest of a long line of Delta boosters that have one of the longest histories with a 95% success. In the first decade of the century there were two partial failures of Delta rockets where the satellite was not put in the correct orbit (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Thor_and_Delta_launches_(2000%E2%80%932009)[^]), one the first launch of the Delta IV Heavy.
 
It is well known that the tile system was not a good design (http://www.keithcompany.com/Article%201-23.aspx[^]). There has been some work on other options (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atmospheric_entry[^]), but I guess without a future space plane in the works, probably not a lot of work has been done on the concept. I would guess that a lot of the reason for the shuttle's economic failure comes from the tiles (it was suppose to make space flight cheap).
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight PinmemberAlbert Holguin6-Nov-12 9:51 
GeneralRe: Space Shuttle: $1.5 billion per flight Pinmemberdevvvy5-Nov-12 15:35 
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NewsTaking Password Storage Up A Notch PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Nov-12 12:14 
NewsScrolling or paging? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Nov-12 12:13 
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NewsWriting Fast, Memory-Efficient JavaScript PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Nov-12 12:13 
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NewsRISC OS for Raspberry Pi PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Nov-12 11:13 
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NewsInternet-based and open source: How e-voting works around the globe PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Nov-12 11:12 
NewsApple (Unintentionally?) Displays iPhone 5 Factory Unlocked Prices PinprotectorAspDotNetDev5-Nov-12 7:32 
NewsC++ coming back into the mainstream with more specs, more often PinstaffTerrence Dorsey4-Nov-12 10:45 
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GeneralRe: C++ coming back into the mainstream with more specs, more often Pinmemberdevvvy4-Nov-12 17:49 
GeneralRe: C++ coming back into the mainstream with more specs, more often Pinmemberpeterchen4-Nov-12 22:14 
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NewsOn not proving the twin prime conjecture with AutoCAD PinstaffTerrence Dorsey4-Nov-12 8:04 
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GeneralRe: On not proving the twin prime conjecture with AutoCAD Pinmembercarluchoparis4-Jan-13 12:02 
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GeneralRe: On not proving the twin prime conjecture with AutoCAD PinmemberBassam Abdul-Baki4-Jan-13 14:44 
GeneralRe: On not proving the twin prime conjecture with AutoCAD Pinmembercarluchoparis4-Jan-13 18:54 
NewsMicrosoft's security team is killing it: Not one product on Kaspersky's top 10 vulnerabilities list PinstaffTerrence Dorsey4-Nov-12 8:04 

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