1. terminatorx's Avatar
    Congratulations NASA and USA!!

    08-06-12 01:30 AM
  2. BBPandy's Avatar
    GOOD JOB GUYS!!!!

    btw is there any QNX systems on that thing?
    I know atleast one of the other Mars Rovers is running QNX
    08-06-12 01:37 AM
  3. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    They got the maths right this time, unlike this incident in 1999.
    08-06-12 01:40 AM
  4. antiRIM's Avatar
    I was really hoping they had a practical joke set up like when the first picture is taken, have like a empty package of food laying on the ground and a "Welcome to Mars" sign.
    08-06-12 02:07 AM
  5. _StephenBB81's Avatar
    GOOD JOB GUYS!!!!

    btw is there any QNX systems on that thing?
    I know atleast one of the other Mars Rovers is running QNX

    The last 2 Mars rovers as well as this one are not running QNX
    They were running VxWorks

    Wind River VxWorks RTOS ? The World's #1 RTOS for Embedded Real Time Systems
    08-06-12 07:47 AM
  6. wuulfy's Avatar
    Congratulations NASA and USA!!

    Click to view quoted image
    pretty sure this is an international effort....
    08-06-12 07:50 AM
  7. Sith_Apprentice's Avatar
    MSL Landing Updates

    Here is the play by play.

    The fact she also lists this as a NASA project (I see over 100 scientists involved but no mention of other space agencies)
    08-06-12 07:57 AM
  8. wuulfy's Avatar
    didnt Wolowitz do this by accident a few years back?
    08-06-12 08:06 AM
  9. ynomrah's Avatar
    Streamed it live from my phone via the NASA app. It was dope.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I717 using Tapatalk 2
    08-06-12 08:39 AM
  10. andy957's Avatar
    Call me old-fashioned, but what does this thread have to do with BB?

    Just sayin'
    08-06-12 11:22 AM
  11. terminatorx's Avatar
    Call me old-fashioned, but what does this thread have to do with BB?

    Just sayin'
    To prepare you for (crazy) stories like this....

    The iPhone Is Literally Four Times as Powerful as the Curiosity Rover
    08-06-12 02:20 PM
  12. blackberry-unlocking710's Avatar
    It's a special day today
    08-06-12 02:42 PM
  13. patmur2010's Avatar
    Speaking of blackberry, could someone port the be a martian android app for the playbook?
    08-08-12 10:59 AM
  14. trucky's Avatar
    Guess we can pay the Russians to go change the batteries in a few years.
    08-10-12 11:46 AM
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