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(CNN) -    Space tourism is slowly becoming a reality, Which begs the question: where will people stay? One company may have a solution.
Billions of dollars are being spent to take people and cargo into space but there's a little problem. There's a housing shortage. The international space station is fully staffed with six astronauts and Boeing only guarantees it will hold up until 2024.

Robert Bigelow says he has a solution. He's building an expandable space habitat that packs down into a rocket and is then inflated with oxygen and nitrogen once in orbit.

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 Apple unveils plans for new operating software for iPhones, iPads and Macs. CEO Tim Cook made the announcement Monday at the kick-off of Apple's Worldwide Developers conference in San Francisco. 

The mobile operating system IOS 8 will allow users to respond to texts or something on Facebook directly from the notification- even on the lock screen.

One of the biggest additions to IOS 8 is a new health-kit application. The app will monitor users' heart rates, sleep, activity and breathing, among other health-related information.      

The new operating system for Macs, called OSX Yosemite, features an updated Safari browser and search feature.

Both operating systems will be available to users this fall.
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