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Congress could require a car alarm for kids left inside

In the past 20 years, more than 800 children have died of heatstroke in cars in the US. Now, a group of lawmakers wants to require alerts that would remind parents to check for children in the backseat before exiting … Read the rest of this entry

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US visa applications may soon require five years of social media info

The State Department wants to require all US visa applicants, both immigrant and non, disclose their social media handles to the US government, CNN reports. In documents that the department will file to the Federal Register tomorrow, it proposes that… … Read the rest of this entry

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Kazakhstan will require internet surveillance back doors

Want to know why it's a bad idea for the government to ask for back door access to your data? Here's why. As of January 1st, Kazakhstan will require the presence of a "national security certificate" on every internet-capable device … Read the rest of this entry

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EU to require that EVs and hybrids make noise to alert pedestrians

The EU has been talking for years about requiring pedestrian alert noises on electric cars and hybrids, and some vehicles already do. In the future, however, those warning systems will be mandatory. The European Parliament has backed a proposal that… … Read the rest of this entry

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EA’s Peter Moore clarifies stance on online games, says not every title will require your console to be online

While discussing the finer points of EA’s plans for this year (and those new consoles), EA’s Peter Moore explained to Engadget that the games maker doesn’t ship a game that is offline. It seems some people took this and ran … Read the rest of this entry

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OP-ED: Emotional Games Require Time and Expertise, Not Photorealism

Technological advances are slowly but surely making it possible for game developers to get closer and closer to graphics which are indistinguishable from the real world — just look at the recent Unreal Engine 4 or Agni’s Philosophy demos to … Read the rest of this entry

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Mass Effect 3 will require Origin activation, won’t be available on Steam

Bioware’s Chris Priestly has posted on the Bioware forums with confirmation that all copies of Mass Effect will have to be activated using EA’s digital download service, Origin. Priestly also says that while Mass Effect 3 “will be available on … Read the rest of this entry

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