NASA's New Horizons breaks record by taking the Most Distant Pictures Ever
Police in Alabama Arrest Suspect in Viral Sex Abuse Video
New PS4 5.50 Update Makes Organizing Games Easier, Adds PS4 Pro Functionality
Ancient spider with a tail found preserved in amber
Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone to feature 0.5mm bezels
Microsoft plans a multibillion-dollar overhaul of its Redmond headquarters
30 November 2017, 12:34 | Brenda Erickson
Microsoft announces major expansion at Redmond campus
"The 125 buildings that make Microsoft's campus will become 131 when the project is complete, with the inclusion of "$150 million (£112 million) in transportation infrastructure improvements, public spaces, sports fields and green space", Microsoft's blog post reads.
Work is expected to take between five and seven years to complete, coinciding with the planned 2023 arrival of a light rail station for the campus.
Harvey Weinstein resigns from Directors Guild of America
Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances". Bob Weinstein is yet to respond to the suit, but has denied any knowledge in his brother Harvey's alleged misconduct.
The overhauled campus will feature underground smart parking facility, as well as inclusive and accessible technology. With the added square footage, the campus' space will be the equivalent of 180 football fields.
Several of the new Microsoft buildings will be four stories tall and centered on a new 2-acre plaza where events can be held - giving the campus a bit of an urban vibe, Smith said. But as its ongoing search for a second headquarters highlights in no uncertain terms, the space-constrained Puget Sound region has few large undeveloped areas appropriate for an expansion that would accommodate up to 50,000 workers-the number Amazon said it may someday employ at its HQ2.
And while we transform our workspace inside, we will renovate the exterior to create more opportunities to exercise, play and connect with nature for the people who work at Microsoft and those who live nearby. Having been the bane of many Microsoft employee for their confusing corridors, it's unlikely they'll be missed.
Putin Signs Bill Targeting US Media in Russian Federation
According to the reports, the US has accused RT, formerly known as Russia Today , of being a propaganda outlet for the Kremlin. The new document introduces amendments to two federal laws on information and media in Russian Federation .
After decades in which high-tech workplaces were defined by bland, low-slung office buildings, the largest tech companies have seized on the idea that their campus designs can be assets in terms of attracting talent in a highly competitive marketplace, as well as making a strong visual statement about the company's brand, culture and values.
Microsoft also says that it wants its new campus to be more open rather than formal, and it will divide it into a set of "team neighborhoods".
The renovation will see the iconic X-shaped buildings of Bill Gates' Microsoft era go.
Kushner Worried Mueller Will 'Get' Trump
Robert Mueller's team is apparently also looking into a number of meetings that Kushner tried to broker with foreign leaders. Then-candidate Trump disparaged the resolution one day prior to the United Nations vote and said it should be vetoed.
Apple iPhone SE could be set for a comeback in 2018
Rumor has it, which is always the case with Apple , that we will be seeing an updated version of the iPhone SE next year. This is a substantial hike from Apple's older models, its iPhone 8 and 8Plus were priced at $699 and $799, respectively.
Pentagon releases sexual assault data by base, adds caution
The new numbers from the fiscal year 2016 show the number of sex assault reports has almost tripled at Fort Carson since 2013. Congress requires the DOD to report the number of sexual assault allegations it receives each year involving service members.
Local Small Businesses Set Up Pop Up Store
The shop was stocked to the ceiling with ornaments, greeting cards, candles and potential holiday gifts. "Customer service is our main goal, when you come here, we want to make you happy", she said.
Tesla unveils semi-truck and surprises fans with new Roadster
As for jackknifing, Musk said it will be "impossible" thanks to the Semi's independent motors offering vehicle stability assist. Electric truck sales totaled 4,100 in 2016, but are expected to grow to more than 70,000 in 2026, says Navigant Research.
Black Friday Sets Record for Gun Background Checks
The actual number of guns sold may be even higher, since shoppers buying multiple firearms only require one background check. The FBI received the most background check requests for gun purchases in a single day on Black Friday .