Briefly: HBO Data Hack, Valyrian Steel 101, Meat Manicure

Briefly: HBO Data Hack, Valyrian Steel 101, Meat Manicure
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Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: HBO data hack worsens, Trump promises to fight North Korea with with “fire and fury”, Valyrian Steel explained.

  • HBO hackers are threatening to dump more ‘Game of Thrones’ content if they don’t get a ransom of up to $7.5 million. [Business Insider]
  • Here’s a primer about Valyrian Steel and why it’s important on Game Of Thrones. [POPSUGAR]
  • With his latest comments to North Korea, Donald Trump just moved the Doomsday Clock to half past ‘Oh My God’. [Gizmodo]
  • Mazda made a game-changing fuel efficiency breakthrough other carmakers have spent decades working on. [Business Insider]
  • When will humanity finally die out? Gizmodo investigates. [Gizmodo]
  • Rick And Morty’s latest episode was more brutal than Game Of Thrones. [Kotaku]
  • Back in January, Alina posted a picture matching her fresh pale pink manicure to a few slices of deli meat. A legend was born.[POPSUGAR]