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Tokyo Thrift: Sony's gorgeous VAIO P was stunningly unusable

Never have I wanted a computer as much as the Sony VAIO P.<p>Never have I been so wrong.<p>Sony introduced the VAIO P at CES 2009, the height of the netbook boom, and its stunning design soared high above all competitors racing to the bottom. Look at your laptop; now imagine that the bottom half was …

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Firefox users chalk up HTTPS encryption milestone

A majority of Mozilla users were served encrypted pageloads for the first time yesterday, meaning their web browsing data was secured from snoopers and hackers while in transit.<p>The HTTPS milestone was tweeted by Josh Aas, head of the Let’s Encrypt initiative which has been working to help smaller …

IT security

Miyamoto Spills *Donkey Kong'*s Darkest Secrets, 35 Years Later

The best ideas for <i>Donkey Kong</i> were thought up when designer Shigeru Miyamoto was fully nude. Just think on that for a while.<p>Done? OK.<p>In an interview …

Peek inside one of Nintendo's retro gaming vaults

What secrets lie inside Nintendo's offices? It's a question I ask myself regularly at night, clutching my new Nintendo 3DS and dreaming about a <i>Metroid Prime</i> sequel (<i>Federation Force</i> doesn't count.) Well, today Nintendo has drawn back the curtain -- if only a smidge. In a collection of articles …

Sofi De La Torre’s New Music Video Is The Anti “Video Games”

“Fuck it, I’m salty”<p>The crazier the world gets, the more minimal the music becomes. Such is the case for the unique, genre-bending world of electronic R&B. Acts like Terror Jr. and Kiiara are making waves with their hyper-distorted and sparse productions, with Spain's Sofie de la Torre rising among …

New Music

The state of split-screen gaming, fall 2016

Ready player two?<p>You remember playing games with friends on the same couch, right? <i>Goldeneye</i> on the Nintendo 64. <i>Modern Warfare</i> on the Xbox 360. While today’s online multiplayer experience is better than ever — with thrilling battles, complex raids, and cooperative missions — playing with friends in …

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