Coming in at 71 is the first book in this Series of Unfortunate Events. Here the Baudelaire children first become orphans and are placed with Count Olaf, who will soon become the villain in their long tale of woe. The wit and wordplay in the books bring in the fans, along with the ever more complicated mysteries that grow deeper with each title.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)It’ll still sell by the bucket. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Unless you have a heart of solid rock, you will cry buckets. The Sun (2011)Everyone had to use buckets in tents outside until the end of January. By the late 15th century, plucked instruments such as the lute were just beginning to develop a new technique to add to their repertoire of playing styles, chordal playing, leading the way for grounds to be chordal rather than the single notes of the mediaeval period. One of the chordal grounds that developed was the passamezzo antico, meaning old passamezzo (there was also the passamezzo moderno), which began in Italy in the early 16th century before it spread through Europe. It’s a little like the blues today in that you have a basic, unchanging chord sequence and, on top of that, a melody is added.
La Commissione europea ha inflitto a Google una maximulta da 4,3 miliardi di euro per l’abuso di posizione dominante esercitato dal suo sistema operativo mobile, Android. La sanzione, la più alta mai imposta a un’azienda, è stata annunciata a Bruxelles dalla commissaria alla Concorrenza Margrethe Vestager, confermando i rumor già circolati in mattinata sulla stampa internazionale. Gli ultimi dati sui sistemi operativi per smartphone di Kantar Worldpanel ComTech rivelano che nei tre mesi terminati a marzo 2018, la concorrenza all’interno del mondo Android ha continuato a intensificarsi mentre la quota di iOS (Apple) è rimasta stabile nei cinque mercati principali in Europa e negli Stati Uniti, in contrasto con la continua crescita cinese Si oscilla dal 59% negli Stati Uniti dove Apple gioco un ruolo di primo piano, al 70% dell’Italia, l’80% della Cina e l’87% del Brasile.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)The literary ghost story is in vogue at the moment and this one is beautifully done. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Now the vogue is to be an obsessive compulsive. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The manifest need for leadership sits oddly with the current vogue for devolution.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)TV footage beamed around the globe showing rows of vacant seats was a major embarrassment. The Sun (2012)I was passing the time with an egg sandwich and a vacant stare at the aisles of magazines. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He arrives in India today for an interview for the country’s vacant national coaching job.