Monthly Archives: January 2014


Tropico 5 coming to PS4

The title, fifth in the line of Tropico city-building and political management games, will make its debut on PlayStation platforms and next-generation consoles with the PS4 version. Kalypso noted in a press statement that Tropico 5 will “take full advantage” of the PS4’s unique hardware and controller features.

2016-12-13T20:07:03-08:00 January 31st, 2014|Categories: Link List|0 Comments

How @N Lost His $50,000 Twitter Username

I had a rare Twitter username, @N. Yep, just one letter. I’ve been offered as much as $50,000 for it. People have tried to steal it. Password reset instructions are a regular sight in my email inbox. As of today, I no longer control @N. I was extorted into giving it up.

2014-05-14T05:31:11-07:00 January 29th, 2014|Categories: Link List|0 Comments

ISPs No Longer Have to Block The Pirate Bay, Dutch Court Rules

Millions of people in the Netherlands will soon be able to regain access to The Pirate Bay after two local Internet providers won their appeal against the Hollywood-funded anti-piracy group BREIN. The Court of The Hague ruled today that the blockade is disproportionate, ineffective, and hinders the Internet providers’ entrepreneurial freedoms.

2014-05-14T05:31:11-07:00 January 28th, 2014|Categories: Link List|Tags: , |0 Comments