* Posts by Gith

6 posts • joined 21 Sep 2010

Wetsuits, sunshine, bikini babes and a competitive streak: Epyx California Games

Gith

'Ancient Surfer' on mobile platforms is a nice "expansion" to the cali games surfing stage i found :)

iOS 7 SPANKS Samsung's Android in user-experience rating

Gith

apple...pah

Try getting an iphone (any version) to talk to anything other than another iphone via bluetooth.

PM writes ISPs' web filter ads for them - and it must say 'default on'

Gith
Meh

yawngasm

This isn't really any great shakes. Many mobile providers filter adult content by default unless you choose to opt-out. Some have done so for years. The world didn't end then either ;-)

Security audit finds dev outsourced his job to China to goof off at work

Gith
Meh

Not so uncommon

This is quite common in larger businesses, but is wrapped up under the description of "Consultancy".

Check your accounts to see how much your senior management is spending on consultancy on every single decision they make ;-)

Popular gamers 'should play for free' – Valve boss

Gith

not a bad outline proposal from valve

whilst not covering every possible angle, its nice to hear valve's outline of a reward system for 'good players'.

Obviously, prior to the discounts being given, some background checking would go on - its a bit naive to think that just because a clan voted their own members up, it would give them a guaranteed insta-discount on all games.

Also, i don't feel this is a persecution of new players - it's an incentive not to be a dickwad - something which plainly hasnt been made available or indeed addressed up to press =)

Intel trials downloadable CPU upgrades

Gith
Boffin

blatant keygen territory

If Intel can afford to sell the piece of glass which can be flash-upgraded and still make a workable profit, these things are going to get keygenned to pieces in the real world.

And people will go down the "jailbreak" route for a defence methinks.

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