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Myst IV creators make Revelations

Myst IV creators make Revelations Three years in the making, Ubisoft is applying the finishing touches to its much-anticipated game release, Myst IV Revelation. This latest baton-carrier of the phenomenonally successful Myst is set to ship simultaneously for Macs and PCs this October, and took a team of “at least” 75 people three years to create. Myst IV Revelation reveals ...

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Mozilla scrambles to handle demise of Google Toolbar for Firefox

Mozilla scrambles to handle demise of Google Toolbar for Firefox Mozilla is scrambling to deal with Google’s decision to drop the Google Toolbar for Firefox, according to notes on Mozilla’s website. Earlier this week, Google announced it was killing Google Toolbar for Firefox, and would not be updating the add-on to support Firefox 5 or future versions of the open-source ...

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RIM urges BlackBerry users to turn off JavaScript

RIM urges BlackBerry users to turn off JavaScript Research in Motion is recommending that IT departments and users disable JavaScript on their BlackBerry devices, citing a vulnerability unearthed at this year’s Pwn2Own hacker challenge. According to RIM, the vulnerability could allow a hacker to access a device’s user data through the BlackBerry Browser if the user visits a “maliciously designed” ...

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iPhone users are ‘elegant and romantic’

iPhone users are ‘elegant and romantic’ In China, iPhone users are more refined than Android users, according to research. Dianping.com, referred to as the Chinese version of Yelp, has come to the conclusion, via research, that those who use the website’s app for iPhone tend to lead more “elegant and romantic lifestyles” whereas Android users were labelled as “more common”. ...

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Respawn Celebrates Titanfall's 10 Million Users Milestone

Respawn Celebrates Titanfall’s 10 Million Users Milestone Titanfall has reached the impressive milestone of 10 million users across PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, according to a tweet of Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella. The game is said to have a sequel in development, which has admittedly being thought as a multiplatform title this time around. “Celebrating 10 million! Thanks to ...

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Macs in Indian-telly breakthrough

Macs in Indian-telly breakthrough Apple has published a case study looking at the positive impact of its technologies on life in India. The study concerns India’s first reality TV show, Let’s Join Hands (Haath Se Haath Milaa), which was edited using Apple technology, and was funded by the BBC. Set on two buses, four young men and four young women ...

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4D updates database app

4D updates database app 4D UK announced a significantly-improved version of its database development application, 4D v.2004 at Apple Expo. The new version promises new development and deployment capabilities, and claims “over 100” new features. Its design environment has been streamlined and its Web server capabilities have been enhanced, with new XML and Web services technologies added. The solution has ...

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Riot Games' Lead Designer of Social Systems Discusses the Value of Reporting a Player | League of Legends

Riot Games’ Lead Designer of Social Systems Discusses the Value of Reporting a Player | League of Legends Yes, you’re opinion does count! Use that report function League of Legends players, it seems reporting does not make a difference. But it is a matter of how you utilize the system that has been in placed. In this Reddit thread, players have ...

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