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Archive for February, 2008

MLB 2K8 Hands On

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Many of the complaints from gamers in regards to 2K7 (like one-button pitching, opponents being able to pull off ridiculous catches too easily, CPU controlled franchises trading players almost at random) have not only been reworked, but completely solved. 2K listened to the gamers, and the end result is a title leaps and bounds above the competition.

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Another peek at picture frame viruses

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Q: The Chronicle’s report on Feb. 15 about a virus hiding in digital picture frames from China (“Trojan Horse probing defenses”) was scary – so bad, in fact, that I am afraid to connect ours to our Windows computer. Is there any defense that works?

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On The Record with Nintendo of America’s Reggie Fils-Aime

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Reggie Fils-Aime, President and COO of Nintendo of America, one of the most celebrated names in the gaming industry, sat down recently with Chronicle tech reporters and editors for an On The Record interview.

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Unsettling discovery shows thousands of web sites at risk

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Security specialists at Finjan report today they have stumbled upon what may be the biggest cache of stolen website details ever amassed by cyber-crooks. FTP server details — including the user name, password and server addresses — from thousands of large sites were contained in the database, Finjan said, no doubt meant to be sold off to scam artists. The 8,700 stolen FTP accounts found include some of the world’s top hundred domains, Finjan added.

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