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Elizabeth Warren Wants the FTC to Stop Amazon's $1.7 Billion iRobot Acquisition

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A handful of Democratic lawmakers led by Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren added their name to a growing chorus of activists calling on the Federal Trade Commision to slam the brakes on Amazon’s $1.7 billion iRobot acquisition. The lawmakers warned the deal if allowed to go through, would harm consumers and,…

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Google Stadia is shutting down in January, all purchases will be refunded

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After nearly three years of operation, Google is shutting down its game streaming service Stadia, effective January 2023.

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I’m only surprised that it lasted this long. Google doesn’t commit to things, then gets surprised when they don’t get traction, so they close the things and wonder why people don’t flock to their next shiny thing.
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Legendary Puzzle Series 'Magical Drop' Is Returning 10 Years After Its Last Entry

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Magical Drop VI is coming this Winter.

Publisher Forever Entertainment has announced today via a trailer (September 28th 2022) that it is bringing back the Data East puzzle game series Magical Drop with a brand-new entry Magical Drop VI.

The new game, which revolves around characters matching colored bubbles to clear lines, is releasing on Nintendo Switch this winter and is being developed by High Ball Games and Storm Trident. It will mark the first entry in the series since 2012's Magical Drop V from developers Golgoth Studio.

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Sweet!!!
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NFT Sales Have Lost Nearly All Their Allure

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Crypto-focused folks are having a harder time getting any money for their gross, insultingly derivative Bored Apes and dull-eyed, featureless 8-bit faces of CryptoPunks, according to crypto analytics data.

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WHO COULD HAVE POSSIBLY PREDICTED THIS.
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Spotify Promoted White Supremacist Artists, Including One With Song Featuring Adolf Hitler Speech

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Spotify likes to talk a big game about how it prohibits extremist content on its platform, but that doesn’t mean it actually does something about it, according to a new report by the Anti-Defamation League. The watchdog group criticized the streaming platform for allowing dozens of white supremacist artists on its…

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UK Royals Force News Sites to Delete Embarrassing Video Clips

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The British royal family has given broadcasters in the UK a deadline of today to pick just one hour of footage they would like to keep for future use from the Queen’s funeral and the King’s proclamation ceremony, despite the fact that millions of people already saw it all livestreamed on several platforms, according…

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