James Voigt

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There's no way any game is wackier than GAME OF THE YEAR: 420BLAZEIT

<i>Warning: GAME OF THE YEAR: 420BLAZEIT contains oodles of offensive internet memes, so the gameplay video comes with a strong content warning.</i><p>Made in 7 days, for the 7DFPS game jam — where creators are encouraged to make interesting, introspective and/or outrageous games using (or subverting) first …

Roger Waters Wants Everybody to Remember That He Left Pink Floyd in 1985, Has Nothing to Do With the New Pink Floyd Album

Roger Waters was a founding member of Pink Floyd, but left the band in 1985. Though Waters and the remaining members have performed together a few times since then, and he has performed full Floyd albums on his solo tours, he never officially rejoined the band. On Facebook earlier this week, he …

Indie Music

Isil fanatics 'fear being killed by a woman will deprive them of virgins in paradise'

Women fighters joining ranks of Kurdish peshmerga forces hold particular power over male extremists promised 72 virgins if they die in battle<p>Violent jihadis know their reward will come in heaven, in the shape of 72 virgins - but not apparently if they are killed by women.<p>The increasing number of …

Ed Royce

Ebola patients buying survivors' blood from black market, WHO warns

As hospitals in nations hardest hit by Ebola struggle to keep up, desperate patients are turning to the black market to buy blood from survivors of the virus, the World Health Organization warned.<p>The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history has killed at least 2,400 people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra …

Despite wounds, Medal of Honor recipient killed up to 175 enemies, saved comrades

As many as 175 enemy troops killed, 18 wounds from enemy fire, 38 hours of battle, 48 hours evading the North Vietnamese troops in the bush -- and one tiger. Those are the numbers behind Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins' Medal of Honor, an award he received from President Barack Obama in a White House …

Is a midlife career change a retirement killer?

The road to retirement should have been a smooth ride for Donna Neff. The house she co-owned with her husband was mortgage-free, they had some money in the bank, and Ms. Neff earned a lucrative income as a technology writer and consultant in Ottawa's high-tech sector, with clients that included the …

iPhone 6: Why Apple Made Massive New iPhones

<i>The new iPhone is too big, it is too heavy and it is too difficult to use one-handed.</i><p>I predict these will be the main criticisms of the new iPhone 6 models after Apple finally announces them tomorrow. They were also the main criticisms of the original iPhone when Apple launched it in 2007. Apple …

Jack The Ripper Allegedly Identified Via DNA Evidence

According to DNA samples obtained from a blood-soaked shawl by one of the victims, some forensic scientists allege they've identified the 1888 serial …

14 Tech Billionaires Who Never Got Their College Degree

But that's not the case for everyone, especially in the tech industry.<p>Billionaire investor Peter Thiel, for example, is paying $100,000 for kids to drop out of school and start their own companies.<p>Thiel has a point: Some of the most successful tech entrepreneurs have racked up billions of dollars …

Silicon Valley

US air strikes against Islamic State at Haditha Dam in Iraq

United States air force has launched attack near Haditha Dam 'at the request of the Iraqi government' to support their army against threat of Islamic State<p>The United States expanded its air campaign in Iraq on Sunday, bombing jihadist positions close to a major dam to the west of the country.<p>The …

Middle East

31 arrests over Wales 2014 Nato summit

<b>There were a total of 31 arrests related to the Wales Nato summit last week, the officer leading the operation has said.</b><p>The arrests were for offences including assaulting police and possession of offensive weapons.<p>Nine and a half thousand officers from around the UK were brought in for the week.<p>The …

Russia