Friday, 22 June 2018

Bomb threat closes London's Charing Cross station

A man on the tracks claiming he had a bomb has been detained by police.

from BBC News - London https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44572863

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Martian Dust Storm Is Now a ‘Planet-Encircling’ Event


The dust storm raging on Mars shows no signs of abating. In fact, it's still growing in size. NASA says the storm is now a "global" event that completely encircles the planet.

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from ExtremeTechExtremeTech https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/272028-martian-dust-storm-is-now-a-planet-encircling-event

County Championship: Ryan Patel takes six as Surrey make Somerset follow on

Ryan Patel's incredible five-wicket haul puts Surrey on course for victory against County Championship leaders Somerset.

from BBC News - London https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/44556174

Man's death prompts Mayfair 999 response

Several police cars and ambulances are on Albemarle Street, near the Royal Institution, in London.

from BBC News - London https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44568339

Samsung Fined $400M in FinFET Patent Dispute

Samsung Fab Line

Samsung has been hit with a $400M fine for failing to license a critical FinFET patent -- and that damage could balloon up to $1.2B at the judge's discretion.

The post Samsung Fined $400M in FinFET Patent Dispute appeared first on ExtremeTech.



from ExtremeTechExtremeTech https://www.extremetech.com/computing/271980-samsung-fined-400m-in-finfet-patent-dispute

Broadwater Farm estate tower blocks at risk of collapse

Two blocks on the Broadwater Farm estate in north London estate have failed safety checks.

from BBC News - London https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44566230

Diablo Source Code Reconstructed With Support for Latest OSes, Mods

Diablo-Feature

A programmer has built a new version of Diablo, built on reconstructed source code and capable of running on modern operating systems -- including Linux.

The post Diablo Source Code Reconstructed With Support for Latest OSes, Mods appeared first on ExtremeTech.



from ExtremeTechExtremeTech https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/271976-reconstructed-diablo-source-code-supports-latest-oses-mods