Adam Mudd, the developer of DDoS software Titanium Stresser, which was used to attack websites including Minecraft was sentenced to 2 years in jail.
Another pre-Minecraft 1.12 snapshot, 17w16b, has been released. The snapshot is the final dose of new 1.12 functionality as development nears final stages.
Minecraft Buildcon 2017 is a worldwide unofficial Minecraft event for builders, creators, developers and modders. The event runs from April 14th-18th, 2017.
The PC/Mac version of Minecraft takes one more step toward the 1.12 release. The latest snapshot, 17w14a focuses on bug fixes and minor enhancements.
New updates coming to the desktop version of Minecraft in version 1.12 are revealed by way of the Minecraft community site and reddit forum.