World’s largest passenger plane may be unsafe, some say

The world’s largest passenger plane may not be sky-worthy, some aircraft engineers in Australia are saying. The BBC reports that the engineers are concerned about small cracks that have appeared on the wing ribs of some Airbus A380 airplanes, and that they’re calling for the whole fleet to be grounded for investigation. Link to this post!

Apple shoots for Premier League soccer streaming rights??

Apple will push for further global domination by taking on Sky, the BBC and multimedia rival Google in the billion-pound fight for the rights to transmit Premier League football. With bidding for the 2013-2014 season and beyond set to take place before the end of the current, 2011-2012 soccer season, there have been suggestions that

Darth Vader dies peacefully in hospital

Darth Vader dies peacefully in hospital Bob Anderson – the man who made lightsaber work of Obi-Wan    Master swordsman Bob Anderson, the Hollywood fencing coach who wielded Darth Vader’s lightsaber, died peacefully in a West Sussex hospital on Sunday, aged 89. Described as “truly one of our greatest fencing masters and a world-class film