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Alt-Minds and the promise of 'transmedia'

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The term 'transmedia' has been derided in the past, but a Parisian developer reckons it may be the future of gaming, and Alt-Minds is the first instalmentMaybe we're wrong about the future of games. While those of us in the traditional industry wonder whether it's all going to be about...
Alt-Minds and the promise of 'transmedia'

Amber Alert issued for abduction of young girl in Boynton Beach, Florida - http://bit.ly/ci1Lz7

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Amber Alert issued for abduction of young girl in Boynton Beach, Florida - http://bit.ly/ci1Lz7

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

Report confirms News of the World hackers were let off the hook for years

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The Independent Police Complaints Commission report about Surrey Police's failure to act over the hacking of Milly Dowler's phone is hugely significant.It is official confirmation of what we have known for some time - the Surrey force, like the Metropolitan police, let the News of the World's hackers off the...
Report confirms News of the World hackers were let off the hook for years

Papers face increased contempt of court penalties

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Fines on newspapers found to be in contempt of court could be substantially increased, reports Caroline Binham, legal correspondent of the Financial Times.Under Law Commission proposals published yesterday, media organisations would be obliged to pay fines based on a percentage of their turnover if ruled to be in contempt of...
Papers face increased contempt of court penalties

Open Door: The readers' editor on... clarifying the Guardian's view on pornography

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An old cutting misrepresenting an issue can be largely ignored but online text expressing a skewed view is another matterIt can happen to the best. A journalist writes an editorial purporting to give the newspaper's view on a particular subject. A few hours later, after mature reflection, the editor and...
Open Door: The readers' editor on... clarifying the Guardian's view on pornography

After being abducted 23 years ago, Chinese man finds his way home through Google Maps

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Chinese media outlets are today reporting the (quite incredible) story of a 28-year-old man who found his way home more than two decades after being abducted. At the age of five, while on his way his kindergarten in Guangan city, Sichuan Province, Luo Gang (not his birthname) was abducted and...
After being abducted 23 years ago, Chinese man finds his way home through Google Maps
Twilight trailer nets Yahoo record 7M viewers in 1 day

Top Chechen Ordered Abduction, Investigators Say

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Top Chechen Ordered Abduction, Investigators Say

Richard Branson Is Really Angry That A Tasteless Christmas 'Joke' Was Posted On Virgin Mobile's Homepage

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The perpetually smiling Virgin Group founder Richard Branson is not happy. A Christmas "gag" labeled "The Gift of Christmas Surprise" -- featuring picture of a man covering a woman's eyes from behind along with the caption "Necklace? Or chloroform?" -- was posted on Virgin Mobile's homepage over the weekend. Buzzfeed's...
Richard Branson Is Really Angry That A Tasteless Christmas 'Joke' Was Posted On Virgin Mobile's Homepage

Pre-emptive trailers show off some of E3's biggest titles

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Today marks the final weekday before the craziness that is the Electronic Entertainment Expo begins with Monday's cavalcade of press conferences. A number of publishers are using the day to get a jump on the show, releasing new gameplay-heavy trailers for some of the titles they'll be showing off this...
Pre-emptive trailers show off some of E3's biggest titles
Google uses its widely used products to help locate missing children
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