On this day…

  • in 1923 Harry  Houdini frees himself from a straight jacket while suspended upside down , 40 feet above ground in New York City.

 

  • in 1931 Al Capone is indicted on 5,000 counts of prohibition and perjury.

  • in 1964 Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life in prison in South Africa.

 

 

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Autonomous Cars

  • A report by the Association of British Insurers says the way some advanced vehicles are described can convince motorists that they have self-driving cars, when that is not the case. | BBC |

 

Data Breaches

  • Hundreds of personal email addresses were sent out to residents of West Sussex, when the County Council responded to their comments on plans to build an incinerator in Horsham. | WS County Times |
  • ICO have fined the Bible Society with £100,000 fine after a breach of it’s user’s data | IT Pro Portal |

 

Health and Safety Executive

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Did you know?

A chinese angler has caught a fish with a pigeon-shaped head! | The Mirror |