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Play The Impossible

Ant's VideoSift Submissions - 12 min 18 sec ago

"People playing around Thames River. Suddenly, one man pretends to spin the London Eye with his hands and ..."


If Disney Had Facebook

Ant's VideoSift Submissions - 14 min 42 sec ago

"What it the characters from your favorite Disney movies had Facebook? ..."


Foot Locker x Jordan – Defy The Monstars

Ant's VideoSift Submissions - 47 min 26 sec ago

"Blake Griffin and Jimmy Butler are ready to take the game back."

From http://www.darkhorizons.com/foot-locker-ad-pays-tribute-to-space-jam/ ...


Grand Theft Auto Online Import/Export This Month

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
The Rockstar Newswire has details on a new Import/Export update coming this month to Grand Theft Auto Online, the multiplayer arm of Grand Theft Auto V. This will apparently allow the theft of more...

Watch Dogs 2 Patch

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
The first patch for the Windows edition of Watch Dogs 2 is now available. This includes a couple of fixes from the console version that didn't make it in before release, as well as a couple of PC-spec...

Dungeon Souls Launches

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Dungeon Souls is now available on Steam for Windows, OS X, and Linux. This Roguelike action/adventure has been dungeon crawling through early access for a while now, but now is officially released....

Saturday Consolidation

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Watch the PlayStation Experience Keynote Here.

Saturday Mobilization

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
You will love this Siri versus Google Assistant infographic. Thanks Ant.

Saturday Metaverse

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
I made my dumb appliances smarter with the Internet of Things.

Saturday Tech Bits

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Thanks Ant. Mercedes digital headlights project street signs and markings onto the road ahead. Thanks Slashdot. VintageAppleMac.com. Home to 4000 shareware Macintosh games.

Saturday Safety Dance

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Thanks j.c.f. Russia says foreign spies plan cyber attack on banking system. Thanks Slashdot via Ant. Security products among the most vulnerable software. Implantable medical devices can be hacked...

Saturday Legal Briefs

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
A blow against net neutrality: AT&T?s DirecTV Now service could trigger a sponsored-data arms race. 'Toyota dealer stole my wife's saucy snaps from phone, emailed them to a swingers website'.

Game Reviews

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Thrustmaster TMX Wheel on PC Perspective.

Hardware Reviews

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
ASUS GTX 1050 Ti STRIX OC 4 GB Graphics Card on techPowerUp. GIGABYTE X99-Ultra Gaming Motherboard on Techgage. KFA2 GeForce GTX 1080 HOF 8GB Video Card on Mad Shrimps. Portal router on Christ...

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Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Hideo Kojima's last months with Konami may have been worse than we thought…

Out of the Blue

Blue's News - 53 min 40 sec ago
Happy 68th birthday Ozzie Osbourne. Can't tell if he looks good or bad for that age. I think it's a little of both. I mean I'm pretty sure I never had that much hair as a teenager! Links: Thanks Ant...

Star Wars - Why it's popular

Ant's VideoSift Submissions - 56 min 29 sec ago

"A historical look at the Star Wars franchise, mainly the original trilogy, discussing it's appeal, and it's inspirations..."


China's New 'Social Credit Score' Law Means Full Access To Customer Data

/. - 1 hour 2 min ago
AnonymousCube shares this quote about China's new 'Social Credit Score' law from an insurance industry magazine: "Companies are also required to give government investigators complete access to their data if there is suspected wrong-doing, and Internet operators must cooperate in any national security or crime-related investigation." Note that China has an extremely flexible definition of "national security". Additionally computer equipment will need to undergo mandatory certification, that could involve giving up source code, encryption keys, or even proprietary intellectual data, as Microsoft has been doing for some time. The article suggests businesses like insurers "will likely see the cost of complying with this new action as a disincentive to conducting business in China."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.

Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default

/. - 2 hours 2 min ago
An anonymous reader quotes Bleeping Computer: Chrome 55, released earlier this week, now blocks all Adobe Flash content by default, according to a plan set in motion by Google engineers earlier this year... While some of the initial implementation details of the "HTML5 By Default" plan changed since then, Flash has been phased out in favor of HTML5 as the primary technology for playing multimedia content in Chrome. Google's plan is to turn off Flash and use HTML5 for all sites. Where HTML5 isn't supported, Chrome will prompt users and ask them if they want to run Flash to view multimedia content. The user's option would be remembered for subsequent visits, but there's also an option in the browser's settings section, under Settings > Content Settings > Flash > Manage Exceptions, where users can add the websites they want to allow Flash to run by default. Exceptions will also be made automatically for your more frequently-visited sites -- which, for many users, will include YouTube. And Chrome will continue to ship with Flash -- as well as an option to re-enable Flash on all sites.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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