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Steam's new numbers give Linux insight, NSA open sources their tools and MORE!


What does Steam's new blog post say about the number of linux users in December? Plus, Purism announces that they're releasing their own app store, and The NSA have created their own software reverse engineering tools. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/193

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Bungie Splits with Activision, Unity subverts the good faith they had with the middleware developers and MORE


Bungie splits with Activision, what could this mean for the gaming industry as a whole? Plus, Unity's Terms of Service have pushed developers into the arms of Unreal? And are mobile carriers selling your location data? https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/177

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Eric Wolpaw Returns to VALVe, plus China's "Smart Campuses" make spying fashionable...


And what does Eric Wolpaw's return to Valve mean for US? Plus Steam's hardware survey shows more growth on the Linux side, Thunderbird's big plans for 2019, and China's "Smart Campuses" make wearable surveillance a thing

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Off Topical's Year in Review - 2018


We're gonna do something a bit different today. We're going to talk about 2018. Our favorite--and most infamous--headlines of the year, discuss why we chose them and what kind of impact they'll have on the year ahead. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/138

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