Superpowers strive to gain upper hand : Obama and Putin exchange barbs, before discussing how to combat Isis

President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin laid out sharply competing visions yesterday about how to tackle the ongoing conflicts in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East, with each blaming the other for the region’s turmoil even as they signalled a willingness to address it together. In speeches to the United Nations General […]

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HTTPS support coming to Blogspot

This morning we posted an update about Blogspot to Google’s Security Blog https://googleonlinesecurity.blogspot.com/2015/09/https-support-coming-to-blogspot.html. Since 2008, we’ve worked to encrypt the connections between our users and Google servers. Over the years we’ve announced that Search, Gmail, Drive, and many other products have encrypted connections by default, and most recently, we’ve made a similar announcement for our ads […]

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Australian Nicola Scott Drawing superheroes such as Superman or Spider-Man for the big two, DC and Marvel, is a dream for most comic artists

  Nicola Scott is a comic book artist from Sydney, Australia. Photo / Getty images Drawing superheroes such as Superman or Spider-Man for the big two, DC and Marvel, is a dream for most comic artists, and Australian Nicola Scott made that dream real. Scott spent a decade drawing the Man of Steel and childhood […]

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Ronnie Pickering: ‘you wot, mate?’

Ronnie Pickering announcing his title. Photo / YouTube Ronnie Pickering: ‘you wot, mate?’ Ronnie Pickering needs no introduction, his self-assured and strangely prophesizing fame has him firmly planted in the “worst driver caught on camera” canon for this spat in northern England. If you haven’t heard of Ronnie Pickering, get up to speed now. He’ll […]

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