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September 2013 Archive


NFL Forms Video Partnership with Twitter


Source: The Hollywood Reporter

The NFL has struck its first ever partnership with a social platform, Twitter, and intends to reach out to its fans on-the-go with fresh content, seven days a week.
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Facebook to "Clean Up" News Feed by Showing Lesser Unwanted Ads


Source: NBC News

Wit recently announced changes in to its advertising policy, Facebook is aiming to reduce the user backlash associated with advertisements.
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Valve Unveils Haptic Game Controller to be Released in 2014


Source: BBC

Introducing an unorthodox controller with two trackpads and no joystick, Valve seeks to convert PC gamers with their new gaming creation.
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James Cameron Breaks into Vegas with Avatar Slot Machines

By Joey Lee
Source: Venture Beat

Unveiled at the Global Gaming Expo, James Cameron's Avatar Video Slots machine is seeking to bring the world of Pandora to casinos.
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'USB Condom' Provides Relief from Digital Threats


Source: NBC News

The age-old hesitation of plugging your thumbdrive or harddrive into a foreign port might just be banished, with a USB "condom."
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Micro Gaming Console Release Date Confirmed


Source: ABC News

A product that could give traditional gaming consoles a run for their money, PlayJam has announced that their highly anticipated micro games console—GameStick—will be released globally on October 29, 2013.
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2014 FIFA World Cup Final To Be Produced In Shiny New 4K


Source: The Hollywood Reporter

After the glorious reign of high definition for the past few years, Sony's recent press conference at IBC revealed that the final match of the global tournament would be produced in the next best thing—4K.
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Pop Diva Teresa Teng Enjoys Holographic Revival in Taiwan

By Joey Lee
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Although Teresa Teng can't be brought back from the dead, the next best thing for her fans happened with a virtual digital rendering that stunned a crowd of 15,000.
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Ubisoft Plans To Break "Video Game Movies" Bad Spell

By Joey Lee
Source: TG Daily

After countless underwhelming video game movie adaptations from the industry, Ubisoft plans to step into the fray to break the deadlock.
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Microsoft Slashes $200 Off Surface Tablets In Exchange For Used iPads


Source: BBC

In an attempt to get Apple users to give Microsoft products a chance, Microsoft is offering a $200 token to tempt iPad owners to trade in their used iPads for Surface tablets.
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