Sentient rock gods, Hamlet, and a dash of LOTR: Ann Leckie’s The Raven Tower

Warning: Mild spoilers ahead. (credit: Tor/Orbit) Author Ann Leckie may not be the first to explore the consequences of ruling sentient beings and dueling AIs within a book, though her award-winning sci-fi novel Ancillary Justice and its sequels suggested there were still new storytelling ideas in the conceit. For instance, what if that dystopian-future lens […]

Fortnite Dance on Water Tower, Giant Rock Man and ALL Week 5 challenges map locations

Fortnite players are working their way through the Week 5 challenges for Season 7. Epic Games releases seven Battle Royale challenges each week. Three of the weekly challenges are available for free and the other four challenges are exclusive to Battle Pass users. The challenges are also separated into hard and regular tiers of difficulty. The […]

Fortnite week 5 challenges COUNTDOWN: Search between a giant rock man, dance water tower

Fortnite week 5 challenges will be going live soon and it looks like the big Battle Pass tasks will be search between a giant rock man as well as dance water tower. It’s that time of the week when new Fortnite challenges are set to go live on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS, […]

Iconic London Tower guards don yellow vests for their first strike in 55 YEARS

The Tower of London’s “Beefeater” guards staged a walkout in defiance of pension cuts, donning yellow vests in solidarity with French protesters as they picketed the iconic site – their first strike in 55 years. The Beefeaters, whose red uniforms, black hats, and stoic expressions are instantly recognizable symbols of England, joined workers at other […]

The Leaning Tower of Pisa Is Straightening up Its Act

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‘Appalling and disturbing’: Video emerges of revellers burning ‘sick’ Grenfell Tower effigy (VIDEO)

A bonfire party during which a Grenfell Tower effigy was burned while revellers joked about the victims has been branded sick and disgraceful. The video, believed to have been shot in the UK, has been reported to Police. The distressing footage emerged on social media on Monday. In one Twitter post, uploader Kay Oldroyd tagged […]

Prince Harry ‘wary’ of Meghan Markle and her mother at Grenfell Tower event, expert claims

Meghan Markle recently revealed her charity project to help with the victims of Grenfell Tower. The actress met with members of the community to create the project, which will raise funds for charity.  Duchess Meghan met with Grenfell Tower families for a lunch on Thursday 20 September.  She was joined by Prince Harry and her […]

Will Emin sing? Mueller seeks interview with pop star linked to Trump Tower meeting

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly requested to interview Russian pop singer Emin Agalarov, who supposedly helped arrange the controversial 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr. NBC News reported the claim on Thursday, citing Agalarov’s lawyer Scott Balber. The special counsel office declined to comment. “Conversations are ongoing” about a potential interview, Balber […]

Michael Cohen reportedly claims Trump greenlit the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between campaign officials and Russians

REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, says Trump knew in advance that senior campaign officials planned to meet with a Kremlin-linked lawyer offering dirt on Hillary Clinton at the height of the election, CNN reported. The report says Cohen claims he and several others were present when Donald Trump Jr., who […]

CN Tower Viewfinder app offers ‘VR’ view of Toronto from 1,136 feet up

If you’ve ever wondered what Toronto looks like from the CN Tower’s famous observation deck, now’s your chance to see it for yourself. A new app offers a “virtual reality” view of the city from 1,136 feet up, and you can enjoy it from the comfort of your home. Developed by CN Tower and Fuzz Productions, the […]