Exploitation

10.14.15
California's new online hub helps you fight revenge porn
10.14.15

California's new online hub helps you fight revenge porn

California has just launched a hub with tools to help you fight revenge porn.

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05.04.14
Stick and Rudder: How Star Citizen is turning the game industry on its ear
05.04.14

Stick and Rudder: How Star Citizen is turning the game industry on its ear

When this column began, the first thing I talked about was Star Citizen's then-unique development m...

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08.05.11
Microsoft offers 'mad loot' Bluehat prize to entice security developers (video)
08.05.11

Microsoft offers 'mad loot' Bluehat prize to entice security developers (video)

Mere numbers aren't enough to describe cash prizes for Microsoft, it seems. The firm's inaugural...

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05.26.11
Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards
05.26.11

Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards

The virtual goods economy of massively multiplayer online games may be thriving, but it's also st...

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03.08.10
Goon Squad downs Tirion Fordring
03.08.10

Goon Squad downs Tirion Fordring

Perennial pariahs Goon Squad, Horde-side on Mal'Ganis-US, have really carved out a niche for thems...

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02.02.10
'Sex Box' exposé might be the greatest news report of all time
02.02.10

'Sex Box' exposé might be the greatest news report of all time

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04.10.09
Greg Costikyan slams Epic for 'exploitative' work hours
04.10.09

Greg Costikyan slams Epic for 'exploitative' work hours

Game designer Greg Costikyan has come out swinging against Epic president Michael Capps for support...

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05.06.08
Player vs. Everything: Exploits are fun
05.06.08

Player vs. Everything: Exploits are fun

Pretty much everyone knows that "exploit" is a dirty word. An exploit in an MMOG is anything that...

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10.04.07
Is Blizzard exploiting WoW players?
10.04.07

Is Blizzard exploiting WoW players?

Is Blizzard doing something unethical by producing and selling World of Warcraft? Rather than just...

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