Best Tech Stories around the web #263

This week : SpaceX is building a military rocket to ship weapons anywhere in the world, a designer takes jewellery into the future, the US Army is testing augmented reality goggles for dogs, and the VR Days Europe event on November in streaming.


SpaceX Is Building a Military Rocket to Ship Weapons Anywhere in the World by

SpaceX and the Pentagon just signed a contract to jointly develop a new rocket that can launch into space and deliver up to 80 tons of cargo and weaponry anywhere in the world — in just one hour. Read more


Meet Statement, the brand taking jewellery into the future by

Silver, diamonds and AI: designer Amélie Huynh reveals her new video exclusively for i-D. Read more


The US Army is testing augmented reality goggles for dogs by

The US Army is trialing a new technology that could “fundamentally change how military canines are deployed in the future” — a pair of augmented reality goggles for dogs. Read more


VR Days Europe - November 4, 5, 6

VR Days Europe is a three-day conference and exhibition focusing on virtual, augmented and mixed reality (XR), creativity and innovation. At this year's festival, participants can expect an impressive range of speeches, sessions, workshops and seminars with over 140 opinion leaders and experts from the health, technology, business and arts sectors. Discover the event