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US Copyright Office approves phone jailbreaking and video remixes

The US Copyright Office has published the latest exceptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and it's good news for phone jailbreakers and video remixers, who are now legal – well, until 2015, at least.
Iain Thomson, 27 Oct 2012

Chrome extension blocks political speech on Facebook

With the US presidential election less than two weeks away, social networking users can be forgiven for having grown tired of reading online political rants. Now, thanks to a new Chrome extension, fed-up Facebook fans can nip their friends' tirades in the bud.
Neil McAllister, 27 Oct 2012
Fifa 13

Fifa 13 game review

ReviewNearly a month has passed since EA kicked off sales for its latest Fifa release and, despite an influx of other impressive titles including PES 2013, the king of footie games remains firmly at the top of the UK charts. That's hardly a surprise in a population so grossly obsessed with the 'beautiful game'.
Caleb Cox, 27 Oct 2012

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