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Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Twitch implements YouTube-like system for blocking copyrighted audio   —  Twitch users now need to be more vigilant about the music they play while making gameplay videos.  Starting today, Twitch is now scanning videos for unauthorized third-party audio — in-game and ambient music — and automatically muting that content.
Aug 6, 2014, 11:05 PMIn context
Michael McWhertor / Polygon:
Dong Nguyen releases “Flappy Birds Family” with two-player mode, exclusive to Amazon Fire TV   —  Flappy Bird is back, and now you can play with friends  —  The creator of Flappy Bird has made good on his promise to bring the incredibly popular mobile game back, this time with a two-player option.
Aug 1, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Tracey Lien / Polygon:
Sony agrees to $15M settlement in 2011 data breach class action   —  Sony today agreed to a $15 million preliminary settlement in a class action lawsuit over its 2011 data breach, which led to the theft of names, addresses and possibly credit card data belonging to 77 million user accounts.
Jul 24, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
Ouya now selling 12-month pass to 800 games for $59.99   —  Ouya launched a limited deal today, the All-Access Pass, which gives customers 12 months' worth of access to almost all games on the platform for $59.99.  —  According to its listing on the Ouya Shop, the All-Access Pass covers …
Jun 30, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
PlayStation Now open beta hits PS4 July 31 in the U.S. and Canada   —  PlayStation Now's open beta will begin July 31 in Canada and the U.S., bringing cloud game streaming to PlayStation 4, Sony annoucned during its E3 2014 press conference.  —  It will follow on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita shortly thereafter.
Jun 10, 2014, 12:40 AMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
Nintendo's new affiliate program will split YouTube ad revenue with proactive users   —  Nintendo is creating a new affiliate program that will share advertising revenue with YouTube users posting videos with its copyrighted content, a Nintendo representative confirmed to Polygon today.
May 27, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Christopher Grant / Polygon:
Tracing the collapse of the ‘integral’ Kinect, in Microsoft's own words   —  The Xbox One was revealed one year ago this month and, in that twelve month period, Microsoft has struggled to define just what the console is.  —  From the disastrous reveal, overshadowed by questions …
May 14, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
PS4 update allows disabling HDCP protection, recording gameplay directly from the HDMI port   —  PS4 update 1.70 hits April 30 with video editor, HDCP toggle (update)  —  PlayStation 4 firmware update 1.70 will be released next Wednesday, April 30, according to a tweet today from the PlayStation Europe Twitter account.
Apr 25, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Tracey Lien / Polygon:
Amazon Game Studios attracts talent with smaller teams, influence over technology roadmap   —  How Amazon Game Studios convinced developers to join its team  —  STAY CONNECTED.  FOLLOW POLYGON NOW!
Apr 14, 2014, 12:40 AMIn context
Colin Campbell / Polygon:
How ‘Game Jam,’ an indie game dev reality show, collapsed on its first day of filming   —  Game_Jam, a TV-style reality show focused on the efforts of indie game developers, has collapsed in the most publicly acrimoniously way imaginable, participants say.  —  Touted by its makers as a contest …
Apr 1, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context

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