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Anonymous hacks Klu Klux Klan Twitter

Hacktivist group Anonymous has taken over the official Ku Klux Klan Twitter account, and threatened to leak the details of those behind it<p>Hacking group Anonymous took over the official Ku Klux Klan Twitter account, describing the group as <b>America's</b> home grown terrorist group.<p>Anonymous has also …

'Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China' spin off announced

Ubisoft already has not one but two <i>Assassin’s Creed</i> games planned for release, with <i>Assassin’s Creed Unity</i> for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and …

Kid Cannabis: The Wild Rise and Violent Fall of a Teenage Weed Kingpin

Nate Norman was hanging out with his buddy Topher Clark when he came up with The Idea. The two friends were sitting around Nate’s house, a dumpy …

Someone Created A Slightly Less Horrible Version Of Comic Sans

Let’s face it, Comic Sans is a bit of a joke in the font world. Its unpopularity even moved one graphic designer to fix the oft-ridiculed typeface.<p>Craig Rozynski developed a newer, cleaner version of the 20-year-old font. He calls the upgrade Comic Neue.<p>The new font does away with most of the …

All the passwords you should change because of Heartbleed, in one handy graphic

The Heartbleed security flaw was fixed in the newest version of OpenSSL, but you should still change your passwords on all of the sites affected by the bug.<p>If you’re still not sure which sites were affected, we have the perfect chart for you, created by the “digital forensic specialists” at LWG …

A look inside a 'Cybersquat'

Major software innovations do not all come from big companies like Apple or Google.<p>A surprising number of developers eschew the gleaming campuses of Silicon Valley, choosing an alternative lifestyle coding in so-called communal "cybersquats" around the world.<p>BBC Click's Jen Copestake spent a week …

Open Source Software

Nvidia's GeForce Experience Becomes Crucial Part Of Gaming Ecosystem With Today's 2.0 Update

Nvidia's GeForce Experience software is getting a significant 2.0 update today; one which solidifies it as the crucial heartbeat of Nvidia’s ecosystem as opposed to being forgettable bundleware.<p>Since debuting the 1.0 release in May 2013, Nvidia has worked admirably to add useful features to GeForce …

What does your personal dialect sound like? - The Fox Is Black

The New York Times has put together a quick, 25 question quiz that’s able to detect where your personal dialect is from (sadly, U.S. only). I’d say I …

Game jam reality show cancelled as indies wouldn't put up with its s***

Last week a YouTube reality show about game jams starring several notable independent game developers was being produced with a reported budget of …

SEGA PC Ports petition nears 10k signatures | PC Invasion

The NeoGaf driven campaign to get a few more of SEGA’s better titles on to PC is gathering pace, as the petition launched back in mid January gets …

Incredible Bus Stop Ad Makes People Think Meteors And Monsters Are Coming

So, you're sat waiting for a bus, minding your own business and then this happens...<p>It is of course a trick, the product of a pretty nifty ad from …

Elder Scrolls Online Launch Times

<i>The Elder Scrolls Online</i> has been herald as one of the most anticipated MMORPGs coming out this year, despite a plethora of mediocre reviews that are …

Intel Unveils 2014 Roadmap: 4 Fantastic New Processors For PC Enthusiasts

There is some exciting news for PC enthusiasts. Intel has just lifted the veils on its official 2014 roadmap and there are a few things PC enthusiasts can certainly get excited about.<p>In its press release to technology journalists, the company highlighted its plans to boost the enthusiast segment …

GDC's alternative arcade: a gallery of crazy, homemade game controllers

The idea of the gamepad is so entrenched in our mind, it's easy to forget that there are <i>other</i> ways to play video games. No, we're not talking about the PC gamer's keyboard and mouse, or even the traditional arcade stick -- but custom, purpose built controllers made to augment a specific experience. …

Microsoft’s Free OneNote Hints At Its Larger Strategy

This morning, Microsoft announced that it was making OneNote, its note-taking service that syncs across platforms, free. The PC app, the new Mac app, and a variety of small tools for the service are now available for anyone to use without cost. Paid upgrades and corporate sales as part of Office …

Twitter Testers Gain Access To A New Timeline Called “Fave People” For Tracking Favorite Twitter Accounts

Twitter is experimenting with a new feature called “Fave People,” which allows you to keep track of your favorite Twitter users and accounts in a separate timeline. This feature, essentially a more user-friendly version of Twitter’s “Lists,” recently appeared in the alpha version of Twitter’s …

Popcorn Time Is Back

Behold the power of open-source software. After the untimely death of the original Popcorn Time, a so-called Netflix for pirated content, the project was forked several times on GitHub. And guess what? It’s back and more shady than ever before.<p>The torrent site YTS has taken over the project, …

Check out this Nintendo Entertainment System machined from a solid block of aluminum

If you're any kind of self-respecting gamer, you hold a special place in your heart for the true king of consoles, the original Nintendo Entertainment System and its Japanese counterpart, the Famicom. That's why Analogue Interactive, an outfit known for building bespoke Neo Geo consoles out of the …

Nearly all of new HTC One’s specs revealed in yet another leak

The upcoming new HTC One might be the company’s worst kept secret. After learning about its camera and other features from a carrier ad yesterday, …

Twitter Buzz: Titanfall Sales Will Trounce Battlefield 4, Challenge Call Of Duty

Could the debut release from Respawn Entertainment — a game development studio formed from the ashes of Infinity Ward — already have enough mindshare to challenge DICE’s <i>Battlefield 4</i>? If Twitter is any indication, Titanfall will topple Electronic Arts’ FPS juggernaut and may even start nipping at …

Games are squandering their potential to truly immerse us

More than any other medium, video games have the power to truly immerse us in another world. Games can give us something very few entertainment forms …

Samsung Enriches Galaxy Smartphones With Milk Music

Samsung has launched a competitor to Apple iTunes Radio, itself a service that quickly captured market share in digital music with 11 million unique visitors in its first three days, last Fall. The Samsung service is called Milk Music and is free to end-users as well as ad free. It is US-based for …

Chivalry 'Black Knight' Mod Turns Decapitation Into Just a Flesh Wound

The gates raise and I charge into the arena. My target enters at the opposite end. A young knight, clad all in black; his longsword catches the light …

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

The Bitcoin community has been angrily pressing for details on what the Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has described as a massive hacker attack that stole hundreds of millions of dollars worth of its users’ bitcoins and left the company bankrupt. Mt. Gox’s staff isn’t talking. So another group of hackers …

Ex-F.E.A.R. devs' FPS Betrayer set to spook in two weeks

The ex-Monolith developers at Blackpowder Games are launching the indie outfit's black & white first-person shooter Betrayer on 24th March.<p>This …

Awesome Dad Animates His Son Into Dragon Ball For His Birthday

Robson Menezes dos Santos is definitely a "Father of the Year" candidate. He spent 6 months to create a <i>Dragon Ball</i> animation for his son's birthday, …

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4: Should you upgrade? | Trusted Reviews

Galaxy S5 vs S4: Is it Worth the Upgrade?<p>The Samsung Galaxy S5 is flying the flagship flag for Samsung’s in 2014. There is little doubt that it will …

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