Archive du mois : mai 2018

Trump can no longer block folk on Twitter, take rules 0

Trump can no longer block folk on Twitter, take rules

Updated May 24, 2018 07:04:57 Photo: Donald Trump’s lawyers tried to argue his own First Amendment rights allowed him to block people with whom he did not wish to interact. (AP: Evan Vucci) President Donald Trump may not legally block Twitter users because doing so violates their right to free speech, a federal judge in…

Aesthetic moment Scottish Authorities employee is tied up and gagged 0

Aesthetic moment Scottish Authorities employee is tied up and gagged

Strapped to a chair and gagged with gaffer tape, this woman appears to be the victim of a kidnapping. The picture shows fisheries worker DeeAnn Fitzpatrick during an incident which she claims was part of a campaign of intimidation she suffered at the hands of her male colleagues. However, when she complained, her plight was…

Supreme leader: Europe need to state requires or deal’s off 0

Supreme leader: Europe need to state requires or deal’s off

Iran’s supreme leader set out conditions for Tehran to stay in its nuclear deal with world powers, including steps by European banks to safeguard trade with Tehran after the US withdrawal. European powers must continue buying crude and protect Iranian oil sales from US pressure, and promise they won’t seek new negotiations on Iran’s ballistic…

‘Fortnite’ is a gargantuan money maker for PlayStation 0

‘Fortnite’ is a gargantuan money maker for PlayStation

Fortnite might have been free-to-play, but Kodera noted that « add-on and download sales were notable. » This is really important, that though people were required to spend no money in order to play the game on the PS4, they did so voluntarily in order to access additional features. This free-to-play game is a moneymaker for both…

Stellarator’s plasma results demonstrate a triumph of engineering and modeling 0

Stellarator’s plasma results demonstrate a triumph of engineering and modeling

Enlarge / The plasma vessel has a shape that mimics that of the magnetic field. Max Planck Institute for Plasma PhysicsMany moons ago, Ars was introduced to the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator (W7-X), an experimental fusion concept. At the time, W7-X—the world’s largest stellarator—had just completed some warm-up tests and had been shut down to install…

Trump attorney Michael Cohen ‘paid $400k to attract up meeting with Ukrainian leader’ 0

Trump attorney Michael Cohen ‘paid $400k to attract up meeting with Ukrainian leader’

Donald Trump pictured shaking hands with Petro Poroshenko during their June 2016 meeting, which his lawyer Michael Cohen is alleged to have been paid $400,000 to set up (Picture: Getty)Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen was secretly paid at least $400,000 to set up a White House meeting between his boss and the Ukrainian president,…