Starliner’s software shortcomings spark NASA safety review of Boeing’s practices

Boeing, NASA, and U.S. Army personnel put a protective cover over Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft shortly after its Dec. 22 landing at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. (NASA Photo / Bill Ingalls) An interim assessment of what went wrong during December’s first uncrewed flight of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner space taxi has turned up so many breakdowns that NASA is ordering a comprehensive safety review of the company’s procedures. NASA and Boeing provided a status report on the Starliner post-flight reviews today, after concerns were raised publicly this week during a meeting of the space agency’s Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel. “We are 100% committed to transparency,” NASA Administrator Jim… Read More

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Facebook’s Twitter account was hijacked by the same group that hacked a bunch of NFL accounts (TWTR, FB)

Facebook’s Twitter account was briefly hijacked by the hacking collective OurMine on Friday afternoon. A back-and-forth tussle for control between the hacking collective and Facebook resulted in a series of rapidly posted-then-deleted tweets. OurMine has a history of hacking the social media accounts of high-profile individuals, teams and companies: it hacked the Twitter accounts of 15 NFL teams at the end of January. Twitter confirmed the hack to Business Insider, and said the accounts were hacked through a third-party platform. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Facebook’s Twitter account was briefly hijacked by the hacking collective OurMine on Friday afternoon, but the company still appeared to retain some control… Read More

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How Love Languages Can Help Your Kid Express Affection

When Dr. Natasha Sharma cuddles her two sons, they know that she’s expressing her love. But, what about when she asks them to brush their teeth? “At the end of the night, sometimes I don’t want to get up and make sure they’re brushing,” the parenting expert told HuffPost Canada. “But we do that because we love them.” The implied love in everything parents do can get lost in the daily shuffle. Grown-ups and kids alike tend to assume everyone feels cared in the same ways they do, which can pose a problem ― affection from one could get lost in translation if the other party isn’t receptive. It’s through… Read More

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We kicked off NYFW by talking to Christian Siriano about his new collection inspired by DC film ‘Birds of Prey.’ Here’s what we saw backstage and on the runway.

New York Fashion Week 2020 is in full swing and we gained access backstage to Christian Siriano’s runway show. This new collection is inspired by the film “Birds of Prey” and features punk-rock glam and whimsical designs. Siriano’s show focuses on diversity within the collection and models of various shapes, sizes, and ethnicities. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. After winning the fourth season of Project Runway, Christian Siriano has taken the fashion world by storm. From Rihanna to Demi Lovato to Lizzo and Billy Porter, he has dressed every age, shape, and gender. His designs are not only worn on the red carpet but are also accessible to the… Read More

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