Deconstructing the Video Game Gangster | GTA IV at 10 – HeadStuff.org (press release) (blog)


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Deconstructing the Video Game Gangster | GTA IV at 10
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Ah, the Grand Theft Auto games. Who hasn’t gone over to that one friend’s house – whose parents were apathetic or unobservant enough to give their child one of the most controversial games of all time – and spent hours murderously rampaging their way

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Developers of hit video-game Fortnite are suing a 14-year-old player for cheating – JOE


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Developers of hit video-game Fortnite are suing a 14-year-old player for cheating
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Epic Games is continuing to pursue a lawsuit against a teenager who uploaded videos of himself cheating at Fortnite to YouTube – despite his mum trying to have the case dismissed. The company said they would be suing two Fortnite players for cheating
Fortnite Teases Another Superhero Skin for Season 4Game Rant
The Fortnite PhenomenonAfro American
‘Fortnite’ generated $223 Million in March AloneYahoo News UK
Dexerto.com –Xtremegaminerd (blog) –News4C –App Informers
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Today’s Gamer: Latest Report Dispels the “Loner” Gamer Stereotype, Full Study Revealed – Comicbook.com


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Today’s Gamer: Latest Report Dispels the “Loner” Gamer Stereotype, Full Study Revealed
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There has always been a negative light portrayed on the gaming community, especially the further back in time you go. Mainstream medias like to portray us as these unhealthy slobs that permanently dwell in basements and hiss at the sun while hiding
Changing Face of Gaming Debunks Long Held StereotypesConsumer Electronics Net
Gamers care about skill, not gender, according to new studyPCGamesN
Basement-dwellers no more: Study says gamers are cool nowTNW
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Amazon Echo made to eavesdrop without exploit or manipulation – SC Magazine


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Amazon Echo made to eavesdrop without exploit or manipulation
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Checkmarx security researchers developed a proof of concept attack that would allow enable an Amazon Echo to continue recording a user long after a request is made. The exploit doesn’t require any tweaks to Alexa’s software and doesn’t require any

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Gamers care about skill, not gender, according to new study – PCGamesN


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Gamers care about skill, not gender, according to new study
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Gender stereotypes in gaming are a thing of the past. That’s probably not news to anyone, except it is according to a new study conducted by Dell. The results of a survey of 5,763 videogame players from across 11 countries showed a near 50/50 split
Basement-dwellers no more: Study says gamers are cool nowTNW
Dell surveyed 5763 PC gamers, and this is what they saidBrinkwire (press release)
Changing Face of Gaming Debunks Long Held StereotypesPlay3r (press release)
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Pinterest is testing a skin tone filter to help narrow search results – Irish Examiner


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Pinterest is testing a skin tone filter to help narrow search results
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Pinterest is testing a new search feature that allows users to narrow their search results by skin tone range. The social platform says it is trialling the feature to help users find more relevant results, after discovering that 70% of people use
Pinterest’s New Inclusive Search Feature Lets You Search Beauty Tutorials & Products Based On Skin ToneBustle
Pinterest focuses on diversity and accessibilityMobileMarketing Magazine
Whoa, Pinterest’s Newest Feature is *So* Much More InclusivePureWow
Real Simple –HelloGiggles
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Amazon Echo vulnerability allowed hackers to turn Alexa into a spy – TrustedReviews


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Amazon Echo vulnerability allowed hackers to turn Alexa into a spy
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A vulnerability in Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa allowed hackers to turn the digital assistant into a spy, researchers say. Security experts at Checkmarx made it their mission to corrupt the virtual helper, and succeeded. They managed to get it to
How to create an Alexa Blueprint on your Amazon EchoAndroid Central
Amazon Echo update fixes Alexa flaw that let hackers ‘eavesdrop into your conversations’Express.co.uk
Echo Dot Kids Edition Is a Smart Speaker Just for KidsTechlicious (blog)
The Sun –KnowTechie –Siliconrepublic.com –The Independent
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Volkswagen to race to the clouds on electric power at Pike’s Peak – Irish Times


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Volkswagen to race to the clouds on electric power at Pike’s Peak
Irish Times
The dogs in the street know Volkswagen should avoid at all cost drawing attention to its emission woes, especially in the US. One would presume motor racing would be a no-no for the brand that gave us dieselgate. Motor racing in general is in the
Inside The Volkswagen ID R Pikes PeakAutomoblog.net (blog)
VW Restored Its Twin-Engine Pikes Peak Racer From 1987Carscoops

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