From The Global Goals: For Sustainable Development: In September 2015, 193 world leaders agreed to 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development. If these Goals are completed, it would mean an end to extreme poverty, inequality and climate change by 2030. Our governments have a plan to save our planet…it’s our job to make sure they stick to it. The Global Goals are only going to work if we fight for them and you can’t fight for your rights if you don’t know what they are. We believe the Goals are only going to be completed if we can make them famous. The
Blizzard has revealed Junkertown, a new escort map for Overwatch themed around Junkrat and Roadhog. The official description below: Junkertown is an Escort map located in the harsh and unforgiving Australian Outback. Constructed from the remains of a destroyed omnium, it’s now the home to a band of lawless scavengers known as the Junkers, led by their cutthroat Queen. When they aren’t pillaging the omnium’s skeleton for anything of value, the Junkers blow off steam in the Scrapyard—a massive gladiatorial arena whose combatants fight for glory, riches…and to survive. The official release date for the map is still unclear, but
Today is the day we’ll witness the first full solar eclipse in a while. If you are unfortunate enough to not witness it for whatever reason, NASA will be live streaming the whole event, so you can watch it live from 11:45am ET to 4:15pm ET. You can watch it here:
Codenamed NOBUNAGA, Playstation 4’s beta 5.00 system update is up for grabs starting today for those that were selected for the beta program. If you signed up for the beta and were chosen, you should have received an email with instructions on how to get started. New features include: Overhauled “Family on PlayStation Network” features, including master/sub-account system and parental controls Friend list management, including custom groups Broadcasting in communities, PlayStation VR, and 1080p60fps Twitch streaming on PS4 Pro Improved Tournaments brackets viewer And much more! For more details, you can find the full blog post here by Andrew Kelly: https://blog.us.playstation.com/2017/08/17/ps4s-system-software-5-00-beta-rolls-out-today-key-features-detailed/
We often think cybersecurity is a one-way street — ‘hackers’ always find a way into our system, regardless of how technically savvy and aware we are. Caleb Barlow from IBM shares at TED the other side of the coin on what we should do to stop cybercriminals in their tracks.