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Sounds Like Microsoft Is Shutting Down Iconic Game Studio Lionhead - Kotaku

March 7, 2016 - 9:05am

Kotaku

Sounds Like Microsoft Is Shutting Down Iconic Game Studio Lionhead
Kotaku
Microsoft announced today that the next game from the studio that birthed the Fable video game franchise is no more. In an update detailing changes to the company's internal development studios, Microsoft said that they'll be shutting down Fable ...
Microsoft may be closing Fable developer Lionhead StudiosThe Verge
Microsoft looking to shut down Lionhead Studios, cancels Fable LegendsArs Technica
Microsoft Ceases Development on Fable Legends, Project KnoxvilleIGN
Thurrott.com (blog) -WinBeta -Niche Gamer
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'The Division' Launches Tomorrow On PS4, PC And Xbox One - Forbes

March 7, 2016 - 8:53am

Forbes

'The Division' Launches Tomorrow On PS4, PC And Xbox One
Forbes
image credit: ubisoft. The world of console MMOs is about to get a little bit more crowded. Ubisoft is launching The Division on PS4, Xbox One and PC tomorrow, giving players on all platforms a chance to put new York back together after a massive ...
The Division's First Two Expansions Are Exclusive to Xbox One for 30 Days, Ubisoft ConfirmsPlayStation LifeStyle
The Division DLC Expansions are Timed Exclusives for Xbox OneAttack of the Fanboy
The Division's first two expansions coming to Xbox One 30 days before other platformsWindows Central
Gotta Be Mobile -Ubergizmo -SegmentNext
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BMW's insane car of the future replaces dashboards with augmented reality - The Verge

March 7, 2016 - 7:53am

The Verge

BMW's insane car of the future replaces dashboards with augmented reality
The Verge
Google AI vs. Go, Galaxy S7 vs. S7 Edge and more in the week ahead · Design · Transportation · BMW · Cars · Concepts · Photo Essay. BMW's insane car of the future replaces dashboards with augmented reality. And a gemstone-like thing called ...
BMW's Vision Next 100 points to the next century of motoringCNET
BMW Vision Next 100 conceptMotor Authority
Creating the "Ultimate Driver."Automobile
Jalopnik -Tech Times -Carscoops (blog)
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All The Ways 'The Division' Is (And Isn't) The New 'Destiny' - Tech Times

March 7, 2016 - 7:47am

Tech Times

All The Ways 'The Division' Is (And Isn't) The New 'Destiny'
Tech Times
Ubisoft and Bungie's shooter RPG hybrids share a number of similarities, as well as more than a few differences. (Photo : Ubisoft). As Ubisoft began to spill more and more details about its always-online multiplayer shooter over the past few months ...
The Division Trophy & Achievement List RevealedGame Rant
Ubisoft wants The Division players to know they won't be starved for contentDigital Trends
The Division will have at least 26 campaign missions, data miner findsGameZone
Gameranx (blog) -Shacknews -TechSpot
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Inventor of modern email, Ray Tomlinson, dies - Monterey County Herald

March 7, 2016 - 2:26am

Inventor of modern email, Ray Tomlinson, dies
Monterey County Herald
Raymond Tomlinson, the inventor of modern email and selector of the "(at)" symbol, has died. Raytheon Co., his employer, on Sunday confirmed his death; the details were not immediately available. Email existed in a limited capacity before Tomlinson in ...

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Craig Federighi: Security is an endless race, but the FBI wants to roll it back to 2013 - Apple Insider

March 6, 2016 - 8:22pm

Apple Insider

Craig Federighi: Security is an endless race, but the FBI wants to roll it back to 2013
Apple Insider
Apple's head of software engineering Craig Federighi published an opinion in the Washington Post today that clarified the company's reasoning behind refusing to weaken its products to appease a very public demand from the FBI. Apple's vice president of ...
FBI wants Apple to bring back the security standards of 2013: FederighiZDNet
Apple VP says FBI's order makes everyone less secureEngadget
Apple head of software engineering says FBI's demands compromise the safety of all iOS usersTechCrunch
Mashable -Sacramento Bee -The Verge
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The Division is getting a day one patch, and here's what it does - PC Gamer

March 6, 2016 - 7:08pm

PC Gamer

The Division is getting a day one patch, and here's what it does
PC Gamer
After what feels like an eternity, The Division finally launches this week. If you happen to have pre-ordered the game, then it's probably already sitting on your hard drive. Watch out though, because there's more downloading to do: Ubisoft has ...

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Countertop induction oven promises to speed up cooking - CNET

March 6, 2016 - 3:53pm

CNET

Countertop induction oven promises to speed up cooking
CNET
How long does it take to turn raw chicken and vegetables into a meal? According to Panasonic, it's just a 20-minute endeavor when you use the electronics company's latest small appliance. Panasonic showed off a prototype of its Countertop Induction ...
Panasonic Wants To Transform Home Cooking With Their Countertop Induction OvenGizmodo
Panasonic Unveils World's First Countertop Induction Oven At International Home & Housewares ShowPR Newswire (press release)
Panasonic makes the first countertop induction ovenEngadget

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Hackers targeted Apple users this weekend in the first known ransomware campaign involving Macs - Business Insider

March 6, 2016 - 2:03pm

Business Insider

Hackers targeted Apple users this weekend in the first known ransomware campaign involving Macs
Business Insider
BOSTON (Reuters) - Apple Inc customers were targeted by hackers over the weekend in the first campaign against Macintosh computers using a pernicious type of software known as ransomware, researchers with Palo Alto Networks Inc told Reuters on ...
First known Mac ransomware reaches the wildEngadget
Ransomware Virus Threatens Apple CustomersInverse
Apple users targeted in very first identified Mac ransomware campaign – 06 MarchNew Day Post
NEWS.com.au
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E-mail inventor Ray Tomlinson, who popularized @ symbol, dies at 74 - Ars Technica

March 6, 2016 - 1:09pm

Ars Technica

E-mail inventor Ray Tomlinson, who popularized @ symbol, dies at 74
Ars Technica
"I am frequently asked why I chose the at sign, but the at sign just makes sense." by Cyrus Farivar - Mar 6, 2016 11:09am PST. Share · Tweet · Email · Google · Reddit · 0 · Steve Snodgrass. Further Reading. From the first e-mail through the WELL and ...
The Founder of Email, Ray Tomlinson, DiesFortune
Email inventor Ray Tomlinson diesEngadget
Ray Tomlinson, Credited With Creating Email, Has Passed AwayTechaeris
Mail Tribune -610kvnu
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AT&T: Univision 'Redlining' Charge 'Despicable' - Broadcasting & Cable

March 6, 2016 - 12:06pm

Engadget

AT&T: Univision 'Redlining' Charge 'Despicable'
Broadcasting & Cable
The Rhetoric has heated up in the carriage dispute between Univision and AT&T, with U-Verse owner AT&T using terms like "despicable." Univision, backed by the National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC), has suggested AT&T was engaging in ...
AT&T drops Univision channels from U-verse in pricing disputeEngadget
AT&T Statement re: UnivisionSYS-CON Media (press release)
AT&T slams Univision for 'extortion' in U-Verse blackoutTelecompaper (subscription)

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The computer legend who invented email has died - Shelby Star

March 6, 2016 - 12:03pm

The computer legend who invented email has died
Shelby Star
Wikipedia. Internet Hall of Famer Ray Tomlinson has died. Tomlinson was the man who basically invented email as we know it today, including making the choice to use the "@" sign in an email address. He was 74. Tomlinson invented email, a system where ...

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Metal Gear Solid Fan Remake Cancelled - Cinema Blend

March 6, 2016 - 11:48am

Cinema Blend

Metal Gear Solid Fan Remake Cancelled
Cinema Blend
Indie designer Airam Hernandez had been working on a remake of Metal Gear Solid from the original PlayStation. He announced it a while back and has been releasing some screenshots and teaser videos since. However, recently the project had to be ...
'Metal Gear Solid' fan remake bites the dustEngadget
Metal Gear Solid Fan Remake is CancelledGame Rant
Metal Gear Solid HD Fan Remake Suddenly Shuts DownKotaku
Daily Caller -Hardcore Gamer -Tech Times
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The computer legend who invented email has died - St. James Plaindealer

March 6, 2016 - 11:03am

The computer legend who invented email has died
St. James Plaindealer
Wikipedia. Internet Hall of Famer Ray Tomlinson has died. Tomlinson was the man who basically invented email as we know it today, including making the choice to use the "@" sign in an email address. He was 74. Tomlinson invented email, a system where ...

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Universal Studios Japan To Launch Nintendo Land In 2020 [REPORT] - Headlines & Global News

March 6, 2016 - 10:42am

Headlines & Global News

Universal Studios Japan To Launch Nintendo Land In 2020 [REPORT]
Headlines & Global News
Universal Studios and Nintendo have allegedly reached an agreement about opening Nintendo Land, a dedicated theme park featuring the company's iconic game characters, by 2020. By Peter de Jesus | Mar 06, 2016 11:41 AM EST. Universal Studios and ...
Universal Japan Park Gets $350 Million Nintendo LandUbergizmo
How Nintendo's Collaboration With Universal Studios Will WorkGame Rant
Nintendo's Universal Studios attractions dated and detailedGameZone
Tech Times -Behind The Thrills (blog) -Theme Park Insider
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BMW plans for its future with intelligent, autonomous vehicles - SlashGear

March 5, 2016 - 1:00pm

SlashGear

BMW plans for its future with intelligent, autonomous vehicles
SlashGear
It seems BMW is having a few concerns about getting left behind when it comes to the rising trend of all-electric vehicles and autonomous driving features. The German car manufacturer now has specific goals to strengthen its research and development ...
Old Dog New Tricks BMW @ 100The Auto Channel (blog)
BMW's radical future in the world of driverless carsDaily Mail
At 100, BMW sees radical new future in world of driverless carsVentureBeat
Automotive News -Engadget
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'Street Fighter' cheating means dropped ranks and lost points - Engadget

March 5, 2016 - 12:59pm

Engadget

'Street Fighter' cheating means dropped ranks and lost points
Engadget
Last week Capcom asked for your help catching Street Fighter V rage quitters in the act. Using the evidence the community provided, the publisher/developer was able to cross-reference it with internal data to find the folks with 80 - 90 percent ...
Street Fighter V rage-quitters punished with LP and rank dropsPC Gamer
Street Fighter 5 Rage-Quitting Penalty System DetailedGameSpot
Capcom's had enough of your crap, Street Fighter V rage quittersVentureBeat
International Business Times -PlayStation LifeStyle -Twinfinite
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Amazon Backtracks on Decision to Remove Encryption from Fire OS - Bidness ETC

March 5, 2016 - 8:21am

Bidness ETC

Amazon Backtracks on Decision to Remove Encryption from Fire OS
Bidness ETC
TechCrunch reports that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has backtracked on the decision to remove encryption from the latest OS on its Fire Tablet, and will restore the feature soon. While Silicon Valley is embroiled in a historic battle against the government in ...
Amazon Drops Device Encryption on Fire OS 5CIO Today
Amazon's decision to reduce tablet security comes at a bad timegulfnews.com
Amazon reverses course on encryption for its Fire tabletsEngadget
Tulsa World -The Next Web
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HTC 10 renders show off the upcoming flagship phone - Engadget

March 5, 2016 - 3:47am

Engadget

HTC 10 renders show off the upcoming flagship phone
Engadget
On the last day of Mobile World Congress, HTC released a very vague teaser showing the outline of a new phone. Well, we now know what that phone might look like, thanks to these renders that Evan Blass (a.k.a. the famed leaker of phones, evleaks) at ...
HTC's Next Flagship Apparently Dubbed “HTC 10,” and Here are a Bunch of Pictures of ItDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Another Look At The HTC 10, This Time In WhiteAndroid Headlines - Android News
HTC 10 Release: What We Know So FarGotta Be Mobile
CNET -The Verge -VentureBeat
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Prosecutor: iPhone Could ID Unknown San Bernardino Attacker - ABC News

March 5, 2016 - 1:43am

Prosecutor: iPhone Could ID Unknown San Bernardino Attacker
ABC News
Information contained in an encrypted iPhone could help finally answer whether there was a third assailant in the San Bernardino terror attack that killed 14 people, according to court papers filed by the county's district attorney. San Bernardino ...

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