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  1. World leaders play war game to test their reactions to a nuclear attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to various events, using a touch screen to record their answers. The event has been compared with the 1980s film WarGames, which starred Matthew Broderick as a hacker who gains access to a United States military supercomputer, nearly triggering a ...

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  2. Barack Obama and other world leaders played 'nukes on the loose'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | National Post

    ... to various events, using a touch screen to record their answers. The event has been compared with the 1980s film WarGames , which starred Matthew Broderick as a hacker who gains access to a United States military supercomputer, nearly triggering a ...

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  3. IGN Digigods Podcast Episode 308Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2013 | 3D Gamers

    Wade rants about Iron Man 3 while Mark praises World War Z. Plus, an amazing new Dark Knight Trilogy boxed set and part one of our interview with WarGames director John Badham! From their secluded home-theater compound, film critics Wade Major and Mark Keizer mix insightful commentary with irreverent banter, covering the latest DVD and Blu-ray news ... (more)

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  4. Websites owned by Las Vegas Sands' casinos taken down after being hackedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | RGT Online

    For a brief time Tuesday, websites operated by Las Vegas Sands Corp. looked like scenes out of the 1983 movie "WarGames."

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  5. Nate Silver shares 'FiveThirtyEight' detailsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Politico

    ... involving data and statistics. Personality-wise, I think of us as being in the style of 1980s Matthew Broderick in WarGames or Ferris Bueller's Day Off proudly nerdy, creative, but slightly anti-establishment. We also have a great team of editors, ...

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  6. Editorial: How best to punish CDM cheaters?Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | The Wave

    ... - the possibility of which some, if not many, of us relished after seeing Matthew Broderick's 1983 breakout film "WarGames," where he performed a similar hacking feat - they remain, simply, cheating. Yes, cheating. The cardinal sin of a student's ...

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  7. C4i Consultants take a clinical approach to disaster prepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Alberta Venture

    ... friction in every plan. Nothing ever goes smoothly in a crisis or a disaster." And if that sounds a bit like WarGames, the 1983 movie that starred Matthew Broderick, there's a good reason. "It's exactly that," Morgan says, "but instead of having ...

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  8. Cyberwar: What People Keep Missing About The ThreatRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... but not the Web. And the most crucial networks are not connected to the Internet at all: Matthew Broderick in Wargames aside, you can't take over a missile launcher from your home computer. Yet most discussion about cyber threats boil down to ...

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  9. Netflix saying goodbye to Titanic, the Killer Klowns and a pre-Ferris Matthew BroderickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2013 | MarketWatch

    ... for Tom Cruise (there goes "Top Gun" and "Born on the Fourth of July"). And goodbye to young Matthew Broderick: "WarGames" in 1983, and "Biloxi Blues" in 1988 are biting the dust. (But don't panic: "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," 1986, is still safe.) ...

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  10. Locking the backdoor: Reducing the risk of unauthorized system accessRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2013 | TechTarget

    ... many other backdoors have emerged. An example of a software backdoor in popular culture was featured in the movie Wargames . A user account named Joshua was hardcoded into the system for the creator to use if he needed it; as luck would have it, the ...

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  11. Q&A with John Badham: Talking movies, roller coasters, and that disco in 'Saturday Night Fever'Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2013 | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- John Badham, the director of such Hollywood hits as "Saturday Night Fever" and "WarGames," recently published his second book about the moviemaking process, "John Badham On Directing," the follow-up to "I'll Be In My Trailer: The Creative Wars Between Directors and Actors."

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  12. TWEETCAP: Louisville 31, UCONN 10Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | Card Chronicle

    ... Cutting edge technology here at UConn press box. Last saw this computer on Matthew Broderick's desk in WarGames. pic.twitter.com/5LXxRiuixI Two good things about this UConn-Maryland game. 1. UConn won, 2. It's over. ESPN missed the first 2:37 of the ...

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  13. Matthew Broderick to Star in Neil LaBute's Dirty Weekend FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2013 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Roundabout's The Foreigner and The Philanthropist. Among his many films are Deck the Halls, Max Dugan Returns, WarGames, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Biloxi Blues, Glory,The Freshman, The Lion King (voice of Simba), and the film adaptation of The ...

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  14. Old computer tool gets to bottom of a watery problemRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2013 | Hispanic Business

    ... Loewen calls them "luggables" -- and an IMSAI 8080, the type of computer used in the 1983 Matthew Broderick movie WarGames. He is also building a life-size replica of the robot from 1960s TV's Lost in Space -- a project Najjar described as "a little ...

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