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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
6. Re: Morning Safety Dance Mar 22, 2016, 18:01 Creston
 
So,

1) A company that scans your email and targets ads based off of stuff in your emails as well as sells your email contents to third party advertisers, and

2) A company that completely rolled over and sucked the NSA's dick so hard that even the NSA went "Shit, guys, take it easy!", and

3) The douchenozzles known as Yahoo, which I'm not even going to bother with,

are making a new email encryption protocol! You should TOTALLY USE THIS PROTOCOL! YOU CAN TRUST THEM! :WINK WINK WINK:

Edit: LinkedIn and Comcast are involved too. That just makes it even better! It's the like the top five bestest companies for Caring About Their Customers And Making Sure They Don't Spy On Your Shit are getting together!

Somewhere, some dipshit director at the NSA just jizzed all over his cheap Costco suit and is now screaming "APPROVE THIS!" at the top of his lungs.
 
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News Comments > etc.
7. Re: etc. Mar 21, 2016, 18:03 Creston
 
I loved Oblivion, three billion crashes and all, but it honestly feels like more than 10 years ago.

 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
2. 10% purchase price Mar 21, 2016, 18:01 Creston
 
What? Why the fuck would you do that??? 10% is a fucking joke, as is the entire architecture of your console, Microsoft.


 
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News Comments > BioWare Teases Missed Teaser T-Shirt
13. Re: BioWare Teases Missed Teaser T-Shirt Mar 21, 2016, 17:59 Creston
 
NegaDeath wrote on Mar 21, 2016, 14:46:
Was the shirt Red, Blue or Green?

Sorry couldn't help it.

Giggle
 
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News Comments > BioWare Teases Missed Teaser T-Shirt
12. Re: BioWare Teases Missed Teaser T-Shirt Mar 21, 2016, 17:58 Creston
 
he walked around GDC with a shirt teasing BioWare's new IP and no one noticed

Well, maybe because

A) the last time you guys introduced a new IP, you wound up canceling it about eight months later
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B) the last time you had a new IP before that was like 12 years ago.

Not really the kind of thing people are looking for from Bioware anymore, ya know?

 
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
8. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Mar 19, 2016, 11:33 Creston
 
It would suck supremely bad to have this take down Foxtrot alpha and Jalopnik as well as the shit Gawker sites...
 
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News Comments > X-COM Creator Gollop Teases Tactical Combat Gamez
13. Re: X-COM Creator Gollop Teases Tactical Combat Gamez Mar 18, 2016, 18:20 Creston
 
Sweet. I hope it will be great, we can do with more great TB games!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 17, 2016, 17:24 Creston
 
Blue wrote on Mar 17, 2016, 10:42:
I am aware that ad issues are driving some into the arms of ad blockers, and when malware enters the picture that is a sensible way to protect yourself. We never have worked out a subscription system here, so one thing that some have proposed that may be worthy of consideration would be to start a Patreon account to allow readers who are using adblockers a way to support the site if they want to.

How much are you getting off the Amazon links, Blue? Is it any kind of decent scratch, or did my $500 PS4 plus games purchase get you like 5 cents? (edit, sorry, nin already asked that.)

I will keep buying all my Amazon stuff through your link, but if you want to go the Patreon route, that's certainly understandable.

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
20. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 17, 2016, 17:23 Creston
 
Fuck me, not this "The healing power of poop / piss" bullshit again.

A friend of mine got told by her doctor a year ago to "start drinking a cup of your own urine each day."

IT'S EXCREMENT.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
14. Re: Morning Metaverse Mar 17, 2016, 17:19 Creston
 
Gaming bean counter NewZoo forecasts the market at $91.5 billion last year alone

Followed one paragraph later by

But it’s publishers who’re haemorrhaging revenue because gamers who ad-block are killing the thing they love.

Cry me a fucking river and then die in a fire, clickbait piece of shit.
 
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News Comments > The Witcher III GDC GotY
11. Re: The Witcher III GDC GotY Mar 17, 2016, 17:17 Creston
 
Yes yes, now where's our Toussaint expansion?!  
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News Comments > More GeForce Driver Issues
16. Re: More GeForce Driver Issues Mar 16, 2016, 18:25 Creston
 
Great work, Nvidia. Really happy to see you're doing so well on the drivers of late.
 
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News Comments > Just Cause 3: Sky Fortress Takes Off
11. Re: Just Cause 3: Sky Fortress Takes Off Mar 16, 2016, 18:22 Creston
 
Ludomancer wrote on Mar 15, 2016, 12:17:
Is it free? No? Cause I'm still waiting for the rest of my $60 adventure, and I got something that felt about $0.99 worth. Nice world. Where was the game again?


That's strange, I felt exactly the opposite. Nice game, where's the cool game world to play it in? (Rather than this massively empty ball of copy pasta'd grass, rocks and identical towns.)
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
22. Malware Mar 16, 2016, 18:19 Creston
 
Hey Blue,

I'm getting hit with a massive Google notification about malware coming from www.imressionstracker.com which I guess is something that's popping up from an ad.

It hits basically within seconds of accessing the main page, and it goes away if I turn on Adblock...

I don't want to have you an adblock, so can you please check into it?

Thanks

(Edit: RedEye and Beamer both reported this already. Definitely seems like a bad, bad ad! )
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
24. Re: Morning Consolidation Mar 14, 2016, 18:05 Creston
 
I bought mine because my BluRay player had died and I needed a new one, and it was a case of $100 for a BR player, or $175 for an Xbone. That was a fairly easy decision to make. I've enjoyed playing Forza Horizon 2 and Sunset Overdrive on it, but other than that there's really nothing I want to play on it.

 
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News Comments > Saturday Legal Briefs
15. Re: Saturday Legal Briefs Mar 13, 2016, 14:47 Creston
 
Maybe you can pledge to first learning the fucking LAW that you're supposed to uphold, cockwallet piece of shit.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
7. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 13, 2016, 14:44 Creston
 
Fuck DST. After two months of having to drive to work in utter darkness, I'd finally made it back to the realm of glorious light, and now, oh, back to darkness for whatever fucked up reasons.

FUCK DST.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Metaverse
4. AdBlock Mar 13, 2016, 14:43 Creston
 
That is bullshit, worthy cause or not.

1) People install your product so they can avoid seeing ads. Not so they can avoid seeing ads except for shit you deem worthy.

2) Even lousier than the usual ad business is the business of blocking the usual ads and THEN REPLACING THEM WITH YOUR OWN. That's seriously the scummiest of bullshit moves.

So congrats, Adblock. You just got replaced.
 
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
5. Re: Morning Tech Bits Mar 10, 2016, 17:13 Creston
 
VW should LONG since have just offered every VW owner a comparable 2016 vehicle and taken all their old cheaty boxes off the road. Total cost would have been about 5-8 billion dollars, sure, but that's not really that huge a pill for VW.

The damage they're doing to their brand by trying to come up with shitty fixes that do nothing is far, far more than a billion bucks. And every month that goes by where they've done jack shit is another month where the EPA starts leaning more to the 45 billion dollars in penalties scale rather than the other side.

 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
5. Re: Morning Metaverse Mar 10, 2016, 17:10 Creston
 
NKD wrote on Mar 10, 2016, 11:34:
These Gawker idiots can't even pretend to be normal human beings when being sued and sitting in front of a jury.

To be fair, I fail to understand why Daulerio was subpoenaed anyway?
 
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