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London calling: some reflections on the digital games

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The stats are in, and one clear winner from this year’s summer sports has emerged: digital media. Here’s a quick look behind the “screens” at how the web blew records away around the world, at the most wired Games ever. Searches set a new pace Mirroring the growth of the...
London calling: some reflections on the digital games
How Google Created Its Epic(-ish) Valentine’s Day Doodle

The BBC kickstarts its '90-years of innovation' campaign with a CGI short featuring a few familiar faces

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Founded in October 1922, the BBC has long grown beyond its initial ‘British broadcasting’ roots, offering global services in the form of BBC World News, BBC World Service and even an international version of its catch-up TV service iPlayer. It’s fair to say the BBC is a global media brand,...
The BBC kickstarts its '90-years of innovation' campaign with a CGI short featuring a few familiar faces

It's a kind of magic: Rovio reimagines Freddie Mercury as an Angry Birds character

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Freddie For A Day is an annual initiative celebrated on September 5, Freddie Mercury’s birthday, to raise funds for the Mercury Phoenix Trust. What do you have to do to participate? Dress as Freddie Mercury – Queen’s iconic frontman, who died of an Aids-related illness in 1991. As we approach...
It's a kind of magic: Rovio reimagines Freddie Mercury as an Angry Birds character

Struck by a smooth criminal: hackers lift unreleased Michael Jackson songs

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Hackers got their hands on a number of unreleased Michael Jackson songs after attacking the Sony Music archive. Sony confirmed the hack to the BBC Monday, though would not detail which or how many of the tracks were taken in the attack. The hack was discovered some weeks after the...
Struck by a smooth criminal: hackers lift unreleased Michael Jackson songs

Michael Jackson’s Unreleased Tracks Stolen by Hackers

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Michael Jackson Eventually, everything will be hacked. That feels like the takeaway from the revelation that enterprising hackers have ganked late music superstar Michael Jackson's back catalog--over 50,000 files. It appears to be the hacking equivalent of a major bank heist if you factor in the amount paid to Jackson's estate...
Michael Jackson’s Unreleased Tracks Stolen by Hackers

listening to "Little Boots - Love Kills (Buffetlibre vs Sidechains remix) (Freddie Mercury cover) (BL Rewind 2)"

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listening to "Little Boots - Love Kills (Buffetlibre vs Sidechains remix) (Freddie Mercury cover) (BL Rewind 2)"

April Fools' Day: glass-bottomed planes and a Rolling Stones camping trip

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Media take annual chance to demonstrate their hilarity with 1 April stories that are just too far-fetched to be true - or are they?Guardian readers taking off their Guardian Goggles - the revolutionary web-connected glasses the paper claimed to have produced to immerse users in its journalism - to flick...
April Fools' Day: glass-bottomed planes and a Rolling Stones camping trip

Online music service iLike bites the dust

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Freddie Mercury. Wikipedia photo “And another one gone, and another one gone. Another one bites the dust.” Freddie Mercury of Queen may have summarized the current market perfectly. As we’ve previously reported, a number of high-profile Internet services have announced in recent weeks that they will be closing their doors following...
Online music service iLike bites the dust

Freddie Mercury returns to the stage (sort of)

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Hologram-like optical illusion will bring the legendary Queen frontman back for a belated encore tonight in London. [Read more]...
Freddie Mercury returns to the stage (sort of)

PHDs, Freddie Mercury, and a Do or Die Moment: How Vantageous Stole DreamIt New York's Demo Day

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“You know, they call it a demo day, but there weren’t really a lot of demos,” Vantageous CEO Tim Novikoff said, as DreamIt New York’s demo day started to wind down. Novikoff demoed Vantageous’ video capture and editing tool just an hour earlier in a do-or-die moment that nearly ended...
PHDs, Freddie Mercury, and a Do or Die Moment: How Vantageous Stole DreamIt New York's Demo Day
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