Nintendo Devs Reminisce About Making The Leap To The SNES – Kotaku


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Nintendo Devs Reminisce About Making The Leap To The SNES
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The SNES is old. As much as I love the first Mario Kart, going back and loading up the Mode 7 graphics of Bowser Castle 1 feels quaint. A series of interviews with Nintendo developers from that era though serves as a good reminder of just how advanced
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Loyal Fans of Nintendo all Lined Up to Make Sure they Don't Get Screwed from an SNES Classic by the CompanyThe Honest Newspaper
DVS Gaming (registration) (blog) –Her.ie –Gears Of Biz
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Inside the Latest Power Struggle at Uber – New York Times


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Inside the Latest Power Struggle at Uber
New York Times
The latest board fight at Uber is over a proposed plan that would expand the powers of the company's new chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi. Credit David Ryder/Bloomberg. SAN FRANCISCO — The phone calls began late Friday among Uber's new chief …
Uber has to seat Ursula Burns and John Thain as directors, so here's what you need to knowRecode


Uber, Silicon Valley's Longest Running Soap Opera, Keeps Getting WeirderForbes
Former CEO Travis Kalanick adds two directors to Uber's board ahead of governance voteLos Angeles Times
Business Insider –The Mercury News –Reuters –Washington Post
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Inside the New Proposal That Exacerbated Uber’s Board Divisions – New York Times


New York Times

Inside the New Proposal That Exacerbated Uber's Board Divisions
New York Times
The latest board fight at Uber is over a proposed plan that would expand the powers of the company's new chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi. Credit David Ryder/Bloomberg. SAN FRANCISCO — The phone calls began late Friday among Uber's new chief …
Former CEO Travis Kalanick adds two directors to Uber's board ahead of governance voteLos Angeles Times


Ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick shakes up board of directorsCNNMoney
Uber has to seat Ursula Burns and John Thain as directors, so here's what you need to knowRecode
Reuters –Forbes –Mashable –CNET
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You Can Now Make Free Phone Calls Through Your Amazon Echo Devices – Tech Times


Tech Times

You Can Now Make Free Phone Calls Through Your Amazon Echo Devices
Tech Times
Amazon Echo devices are now able to call mobile phones and landline numbers for free. The upgraded Alexa Calling feature was announced alongside the new batch of Amazon Echo products. ( Amazon ). Owners of Amazon Echo devices can now make …
Voice search must identify user intent before it can make salesVentureBeat


Amazon Echo devices can now make free calls in North AmericaAndroid Central
Google Working on Amazon Echo Show CompetitorGkMen
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Google’s upcoming security upgrade is only for its high-risk users – SlashGear


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Google's upcoming security upgrade is only for its high-risk users
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Google is readying special security tools for its high-profile users, reports claim, going beyond mere two-factor authentication. The development comes as investigations into the political impact of alleged Russian hacking during the US election in
Google plans to upgrade two-factor authentication tool after high-profile hacksThe Verge


Google Will Retool User Security in Wake of Political HackBloomberg
Google has a plan to make your account even more secureTechRadar
Gizmodo UK –Firstpost –Business Standard –XDA Developers (blog)
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Security firm reports vulnerabilities within Apple firmware is affecting Macs – Digital Trends


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Security firm reports vulnerabilities within Apple firmware is affecting Macs
Digital Trends
A team of researchers at Duo Security revealed that there are some issues with Apple's application of firmware updates, which has resulted in some users being left with out of date EFI firmware. The researchers analyzed 73,000 Mac devices and found
Security study finds old or improperly updated Macs in limited danger from EFI attack vectorsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


Apple Mac Firmware Updates Are Quietly Failing and No One Knows WhyFortune
Study Finds Significant Number of Macs Running Out-of-Date Firmware Susceptible to Critical ExploitsMac Rumors
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Security firm reports vulnerabilities within Apple firmware affecting Macs – Digital Trends


Washington Post

Security firm reports vulnerabilities within Apple firmware affecting Macs
Digital Trends
A team of researchers at Duo Security have revealed that there are some issues with the way in which Apple applies firmware updates that have resulted in some users being unknowingly left with out of date EFI firmware. The researchers analyzed 73,000 …
Security study finds old or improperly updated Macs in limited danger from EFI attack vectorsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


Apple Mac Firmware Updates Are Quietly Failing and No One Knows WhyFortune
Study Finds Significant Number of Macs Running Out-of-Date Firmware Susceptible to Critical ExploitsMac Rumors
WIRED –Gizmodo –Slate Magazine (blog) –Los Angeles Times
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