Hakuto-R Mission 1, ispace’s first Moon landing mission, was unsuccessful, and there is a “high probability” that the lander crashed upon its attempted landing.
🚀 The spacecraft was in vertical position before approaching the lunar surface.
🌑 Ispace was unable to complete “Success 9” of its lunar landing mission plan.
🔍 The company is still analyzing the telemetry data to determine the root cause of the failure.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority is blocking Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard over concerns that the deal would hand too much power to Microsoft, leading to a monopoly of the nascent cloud-gaming market.