This personal jet glider turns science fiction into reality

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Internet Relay Chat turns 30—and we remember how it changed our lives

Enlarge (credit: Aurich / Getty) Internet Relay Chat (IRC) turned 30 this August. The venerable text-only chat system was first developed in 1988 by a Finnish computer scientist named Jarkko Oikarinen. Oikarinen couldn’t have known at the time just how his creation would affect the lives of people around the world, but it became one […]

8 policemen injured as far-right gig turns violent in Germany (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Eight officers were injured as a far-right rock concert in east-central Germany boiled over into scuffles with police. The event was disassembled an hour after the beginning. Some 700 people descended on the market square of the German town of Apolda on Saturday, where an improvised concert under the motto “rock against the overflow of […]

Rome Airport police explode ‘suspicious’ bag which turns out to be filled with COCONUTS

Rome’s Fiumicino Airport in Italy saw high drama yesterday afternoon after police blew up a suspicious bag. However, fear quickly turned to farce when it became clear that rather than containing a bomb, the luggage held lots of coconuts. An eyewitness photographed the incident which saw the Italian police simply abandon the exploded bag and […]

Leading Catholic publication turns on Brett Kavanaugh, says his nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn

A leading Catholic publication said Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn. The move comes after a day of impassioned testimony from Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused him of sexual assault. The editors of America Magazine, a leading Catholic publication, said if lawmakers move forward […]

Another tech billionaire turns media mogul

Where Jeff Bezos goes, other tech billionaires follow. The latest titan to invest in print media is Salesforce founder Marc Benioff who, along with wife Lynne, is buying Time magazine. The pair are using $ 190 million from their personal fortune to buy the esteemed title from current owners, Meredith. Meredith has said that the […]

Pancreatic cancer symptoms: If your skin turns this colour you could have the disease

Pancreatic cancer is caused by the abnormal and uncontrolled growth of cells in the pancreas. Around half of all new cases are diagnosed in people aged 75 and over, and it is uncommon in people under the age of 40. In the early stages of pancreatic cancer, symptoms usually aren’t present, making it difficult to […]

Korg’s Electribe Wave app turns an iPad into an EDM beat machine

Korg is keeping up its habit of turning elaborate instruments into more accessible iPad apps, and this time it’s focusing on the dance music scene. Its newly released Electribe Wave app brings the company’s long-serving Electribe music-making stations to the iPad, making it relatively easy to produce electronic beats in genres ranging from house to […]