Water is wet, the earth is round and the Pope is Catholic.
While we're arguing about solar flares, or supernovas, we're kind of ignoring the obvious. The title states "an unknown object" "hit the earth". That, also, is ruled out right in the article.
Maybe a better title would have been "Some shit happened in 773 AD and no one really knows what it is, but here's what we have so far!"
Is this even feasible? with most flights you're 5-7 miles above the ground. IIRC, cell phone signals radiate mostly parallel to the ground. Can you even get a cell signal in a plane? I don't fly much, and the times I've had I never turned my cellular radio on in my phone.
Water is wet and the sky is blue.
Countdown to those with bad reading comprehension wondering why the story isn't about Google not accepting e-mail from email@example.com accounts.
Ah, this is obviously some strange usage of the word "monetize" that I hadn't previously been aware of.
It's quite likely that large corporations like Universal, Viacom, etc. have access to pull things down from YouTube on copyright claims without Youtube's approval.
I assume Youtube assumed these organizations would use their power responsibly. Perhaps that assumption needs to be revisited.
I think you're forgetting Blu-Ray.
no, honestly, this is dumb. the terrorists have won.