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Mozilla teams up with UBISOFT? Is Civ 6's EULA really worth freaking out about? And Facebook to get $2 billion fine?


Facebook faces $2 billion fine, Mozilla <3 Ubisoft... aparently, and all the outrage over Civ 6's EULA amounts to what, exactly? https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/249

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Chromium Undermines Privacy and Google wants to PUNISH their employees for having opinions.


The PureOS store will ship Flatpaks! PLUS Google asks the federal government to remove protections for their employees, and Chromium moves to undermine privacy extensions. All this and more, TODAY! https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/213

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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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Linus thinks Chromebooks are the future of Linux?! PLUS: Google's intentionally breaking their websites. AND Facebook's new LOW!


Is Google intentionally ruining the web? One Microsoft intern thinks so. Plus: Facebook's New Low of Privacy Invasion, AND Does Linus Torvalds really believe Chromebooks are the future of desktop Linux? Show notes: https://forum.heavyelement.io/126

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Feral Brings Dirt 4 to Linux, Facebook has a HUGE data breach, and Australia kills encryption (and its tech industry)


Feral brings Dirt 4 to Linux, Facebook announces a bug that exposed millions of people's private data, and Australia passes legislation that may weaken encryption and harm privacy globally! https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/113

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Microsoft kills Edge, revives it as a Chrome derivative. PLUS Epic Games takes aim at Steam and MORE!


Microsoft Kills Edge, Replacing it with a Chromium derivative. Valve changes up its revenue split with large title and so much more! Show notes: https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/92

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New Crypto-Malware Targets Linux! Are you safe? PLUS: My thoughts on Artifact and MORE!


There's a new crypto-mining attack, and it's for Linux. How can you stay safe? Plus, Valve releases their first DAY-ONE LINUX game: Artifact. I'll share my thoughts. And we have a new segment: Raven's Pick of the Week! https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/52

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SPECTER attack on a GPU? PLUS: The Steam Link is dead. What's next for Valve's Hardware?


Did security researchers just discover a SPECTER attack on the GPU? PLUS, EA announces C&C Remastered—developed by former Westwood devs. And Valve ends production of the Steam Link. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/43-linux-certifications-the-workplace

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Why did Lunduke leave social media for good? PLUS: 39 New Games added to SteamPlay, AND Microsoft buys Obsidian


We've got some awesome today. Valve have added 39 new games to Steam Play/Proton. Was your favorite game added? PLUS: Microsoft buys Obsidian and inXile Entertainment. How might Linux gaming be effected? https://patreon.com/posts/22741271

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Did Microsoft just OPEN SOURCE something MEANINGFUL? PLUS: Qualcomm gets the SMACKDOWN. AND MORE!


Microsoft releases Sysinternal apps for Linux?!? Qualcomm gets the SMACKDOWN. AND: We sit down with Zapa; developer of "Ebony Spire: Heresy" a Linux dungeon crawler! https://www.patreon.com/posts/22582981/

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