Single UK ticketholder comes forward to claim £171m EuroMillions jackpot | UK News

A single UK ticketholder has come forward to claim the £171m jackpot in Friday’s EuroMillions draw, Camelot said. One lucky UK ticket-holder scooped the £171,815,297.80 prize – the third biggest National Lottery win. It means they are instantly richer than singers Harry Styles, who is worth an estimated £100m, and Adele, worth an estimated £150m, … Read more

Michael Vaughan declares ‘it stinks’ as Lord’s crowd turns on India women over Mankad controversy

But the view was not universally shared, with Indian spinner Ravi Ashwin calling for Sharma to receive a bravery award for going through with the Mankad despite knowing they would face a huge backlash. He tweeted: “How about awarding that wicket to the bowler for ‘presence of mind’ under immense pressure and of course knowing … Read more

Edgerunners Is One of the Best Videogame Adaptations of All Time, According to Rotten Tomatoes

After less than a week since the series’ release, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners is officially one of the best video game adaptations of all time according to Rotten Tomatoes. Shortly after the show’s release, Rotten Tomatoes released a list of the best video game TV shows ranked by their Tomatometer score. In case you’re unfamiliar, the Tomatometer … Read more

Week in review: Revolut data breach, ManageEngine RCE flaw, free Linux security training courses

GTA 6 in-development footage leakedAmerican video game publisher Rockstar Games has suffered an unfortunate data leak: someone has released online in-development footage/videos for Grand Theft Auto (GTA) 6, the eagerly anticipated instalment of the popular game. Uber says Lapsus$ gang is behind the recent breachUber has confirmed that the recent breach of its systems started … Read more

Spider-Man Modder Adds First-Person Mode (But You Can’t Play It Yet)

A prominent Spider-Man modder has worked on an experimental first-person mode for the game, showing off web-swinging from the (slightly nausea-inducing) perspective. YouTube user jedijosh920 first released gameplay of the mod with a fixed camera perspective, meaning the first-person view is steady as Spider-Man swings around New York. This version is probably more comfortable to … Read more

Could the UK abolish the monarchy? How a roadmap to becoming a republic might actually work

8. What would replace the monarchy?   Even if the British public decided it wanted to get rid of the monarchy, would it be able to agree on what should replace it? This question is considered by experts to have been a major stumbling block in Australia’s republican movement.   Some people fear a republic could lead … Read more

Hybrid working may hold back women’s careers, say managers | Women

The shift towards hybrid working could be holding back women’s career progression, as research suggests employers are overlooking people who spend more time working from home. Experts have raised concerns that the post-Covid return to work is entrenching the gender pay and promotion gap, with employers failing to monitor its impact or properly design jobs … Read more