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Solar storm hits 49 of Musk’s Starlink satellites

A few days ago, I was speaking to someone with links to Washington, who noted that if and when tensions between the West and Russia/China really escalate, the first proper flash point could be in space and not on the ground. They then went on to speculate that any fallout from something like an electromagnetic […]

Stuff I read so you don’t have to

I’m going to aim to publish this aggregation post relatively regularly, probably in the mornings from now on. For now I’m just getting into the flow so the timing of the post might be a little haphazard. Finance and markets: The Bitfinex hack launderers have an interesting side hustle. Meeting of the BoE’s CBDC technology […]