Former Xbox Live policy VP Stephen 'StepTo' Toulouse passed away
Toulouse helped implement Microsoft's evolving response to online abuse.
Sci-fi author and tech advocate Jerry Pournelle dies
He was the first big novelist to write solely on computers.
NASA astronaut Gene Cernan passes away at age 82
Cernan was the last man to walk on the moon.
Dark matter scientist Vera Rubin dies at 88
She helped fill a large gap in our understanding of the universe.
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, dies at 95
The world lost a hero today.
Laptop pioneer John Ellenby dies
You can partly credit the classic clamshell PC design to him.
Lode Runner creator Douglas E. Smith passes away
Douglas E. Smith, creator of 1983 puzzler Lode Runner, has passed away. Tozai Games, the current h...
Colin Pillinger, Britain's Mars-rover chief, dies aged 70
Colin Pillinger, one of Britain's most famous space scientists, has died at the age of 70 from a b...
Joust, Pin*Bot artist Python Anghelo passes away
Python Anghelo, the artist behind many iconic illustrations from the golden age of arcade gaming, p...