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Super Mario 64 HD Fan Project Hit With Legal Takedown Request

03/31/2015, Just last week we reported on a cool project by Erik Roystan Ross in which he recreated the first level of Super Mario 64 using the Unity engine. As we noted in our post, Ross had no plans to recreate the game in its entirety and was more about showing...

UK Parents Who Let Underaged Kids Play 18+ Games Could Be Reported

03/31/2015, It is no secret that despite what the label on the video game box says, children will still play games that are not meant for their age group, but who’s to blame here? Would it be shops and online stores that don’t check the age of their customers, or...

Prisoner In The UK Escapes From Jail By Sending A Bogus Email

03/30/2015, When the idea of escaping from prison comes to mind, we probably think of elaborate plots, patience, distractions, timing, all of which will come together in a nice montage where the prisoner(s) escape successfully, kind of like what you might expect in a...

RadioShack’s Bankruptcy Could See Your Personal Information Sold

03/25/2015, As some of you guys might have heard, RadioShack is filing for bankruptcy and looking to sell themselves off. Some might think this isn’t a big deal and that you’ll just go to another store for your electronic needs, but here’s the thing, if you...

India Court Dismisses ‘Facebook’ Arrest Law

03/24/2015, It looks like India’s Supreme Court has just struck down a controversial law that would have enabled police to arrest people – and the reason for doing so would be the nature of comments on social networks as well as other online sites. The...

Music Group Asks ISPs To Spy On Customers To Stop Piracy

03/24/2015, For the most part, your ISP knows what you’re doing. It knows the websites you visit and the downloads you’ve made, both legal and illegal, but usually they don’t really do anything about it unless requested by the copyright holders. That being said...

Communications Companies Sue The FCC Over Net Neutrality Rules

03/23/2015, In theory net neutrality is a good thing. It basically means that carriers and ISPs are not allowed to give preferential treatment to companies who are willing to pay more for higher bandwidth or faster connections, for example if a company wanted to...

Mall Of America Reportedly Uses Facebook To Keep Tabs On Activists

03/19/2015, Protesters can be disruptive to businesses, as we’re sure most of you guys are aware. For example during the Hong Kong protests, regular folks were prevented from going into work simply because the protesters had blocked off access to the business...

NYPD Caught Sanitizing Police Brutality Wikipedia Entries

03/13/2015, One of the great things about Wikipedia is that it is open to anyone to edit, thus making it a great resource for all kinds of information and for the information to be updated when things change (it also makes it unviable to be cited in college essays,...

Uploading Drone Videos Online Could Get You Into Legal Trouble

03/13/2015, There are a lot of drones that are commercially available at the moment, many of which will allow users to record videos while the drone is up in the sky. This allows for some rather interesting footage and angles that would otherwise be impossible to get...

Family Sues Amazon Over Death Of Student

03/10/2015, It seems that Amazon will have to go to court in the near future, where the family of a Northeast Ohio high school senior who actually succumbed to a caffeine overdose in 2014 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday. Of course, Amazon is not alone in...