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Luke Plunkett / Kotaku:
Steam resolves password-reset exploit that compromised some accounts July 21-25   —  Some Steam Accounts Hijacked Following Security Lapse  —  Over the past week, a number of Steam accounts—including those of some prominent streamers and DOTA 2 pros—were temporarily stolen courtesy of a pretty glaring hole in Valve's security.
Jul 28, 2015, 1:05 AMIn context
Luke Plunkett / Kotaku:
Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Dies At 55   —  Nintendo has just issued a short statement announcing that president Satoru Iwata has passed away at the age of 55.  —  The statement reads: … Iwata was forced to skip last year's E3 due to his poor health, and shortly afterwards underwent surgery to remove the bile duct growth.
Jul 12, 2015, 8:06 PMIn context
Keza MacDonald / Kotaku:
Activision's new Guitar Hero comes with redesigned controller, playable streaming videos, more   —  Guitar Hero is Back And I Really Like What I've Seen  —  Confession: if I had spent anything like as much time playing actual guitar as I did playing pretend guitar as a teenager, I might have had a very different career path.
Apr 14, 2015, 10:45 AMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
Valve's Steam Machines Will Officially Launch In November   —  “Steam Machines will start at the same price point as game consoles, with higher performance,” Valve said in a press release today.  Well, OK then.  —  The much-anticipated living room PCs, which have been MIA since Valve officially announced …
Mar 3, 2015, 8:35 PMIn context
Mike Fahey / Kotaku:
PlayStation Network still experiencing outages days after DDoS attack reportedly ceased   —  PSN Still Having Big Problems Two Days After Christmas Outage  —  Two days following the Christmas day outage that laid low both Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network, users are still having trouble connecting …
Dec 27, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Kirk Hamilton / Kotaku:
Repositioned as pure gaming device, with broad library of games, Xbox One is now worth your time and money   —  Xbox One Review Update: One Year Later  —  Stop waiting.  If you can afford it, it's time to get a new-gen console, and the Xbox One is a worthwhile one to get.
Nov 24, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
YouTube Finally Supports 60FPS, And It Looks Awesome   —  Earlier this year, YouTube announced plans to support videos running at 60 frames-per-second—plans that would make a huge difference for footage of video games.  Today, the video network has finally started rolling out the new service …
Oct 29, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Stephen Totilo / Kotaku:
A woman game developer critical of #GamerGate flees home after death threats   —  Another Woman In Gaming Flees Home Following Death Threats  —  Game developer Brianna Wu fled her home last night, following what is becoming a distressingly frequent case of women in the gaming scene expressing fears …
Oct 12, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context
Eric Jou / Kotaku:
Microsoft sells over 100K Xbox One units in China during first week of sales   —  Report: Microsoft Sells 100,000 Xbox Ones in China  —  The Xbox One, the first official video game console to launch in China in 14 years, has started its console life in the middle kingdom with a bang!
Oct 6, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Nathan Grayson / Kotaku:
Sony to shut down Playstation Home virtual social hub in March 2015, after six years   —  PlayStation Home Finally Closing Down  —  Goodnight, sweet prince.  You were... you, um... well at least you tried.  —  PlayStation Home, Sony's long-running (though never exactly beloved) …
Sep 28, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Harry Shum on TalkEasy app, which helps people with hearing impairment  —  At Microsoft's Hackathon, Shum assembled a team to develop TalkEasy, an app that transcribes speech into real-time text to help people with hearing loss communicate.
Hootsuite:
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