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  1. Ensemble Theatre to Present DETROIT '67, 3/17-4/5Read the original story

    30 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Dust off your eight-track stereo and join Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati for the hippest after-hours joint in town with the regional premiere of Detroit '67! Playwright Dominique Morisseau introduces audiences to a a dynamic brother and sister as they host rockin' parties and fight to keep their home out of the ashes during the 1967 Detroit riots. Records, raids, and riveting drama take the stage for this sizzling production, playing March 17-April 5, 2015.

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  2. Nvidia's Shield Takes On Crysis With ConfidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LinuxInsider

    Whitepaper: How To Avoid Hidden Shipping Fees For businesses that rely on high volume shipping, avoiding fees can make a big difference to the bottom line. This whitepaper looks at the three main players in the shipping world and provides a detailed breakdown of the fees and surcharges associated with each carrier.

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  3. Invisible Us. Hand in hand for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    PRLog - March 3, 2015 - BUCURESTI, Romania -- My name is Ioana Budeanu, I'm 37 years old, and I am a travel writer and publisher from Romania. I've created an unique project named Invisible Us : an amazing journey on 6 continents, to gather people's stories and photos in one place, in a book & a movie.

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  4. Invisible Us: How to change the world with storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    My name is Ioana Budeanu, I'm 37 years old, and I am a travel writer and publisher from Romania. I've created an unique project named Invisible Us: an amazing journey on 6 continents, to gather people's stories and photos in one place, in a book & a movie.

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  5. 80 Days' writer on narrative successRead the original story

    Monday | Polygon

    Yesterday at GDC, Meg Jayanth, writer of 80 Days , had good practical advice for other creators making narrative-heavy games on a budget. Do research, be a team player, and care about the details.

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  6. Monterey SPCA hoped to benefit from Fontainea s Oscar, but Academy bars saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Monterey County Herald

    Cliff Bagwell, a friend, neighbor and one of the executors of the estate of Joan Fontaine, speaks about the last Thanksgiving he spent with the actress during a meeting at the SPCA of Monterey County on Monday. The group was discussing the problems they are having with The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences regarding the sale of Fontaine's Oscar, the proceeds of which will also benefit the SPCA.

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  7. Peace and long life: Spock memorial coming to Star Trek OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Digital Trends

    Actor Leonard Nimoy, most famous for playing Mr. Spock on the original Star Trek , will be honored on March 5, 2015 with a permanent, in-game memorial inside Star Trek Online . Cryptic Studios executive producer Steve Ricossa took to game's forum soon after Nimoy's death to express his sympathy and let players know that the memorial would be going up during regular weekly maintenance.

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  8. Narrative and design insights from 80 Days' writing leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Gamasutra

    At GDC 2015 , Meg Jayanth, lead writer of acclaimed mobile adventure game 80 Days , shared insights into how the team at Inkle created a deeply narrative, highly nonlinear and satisfying story -- and what you can do to improve your game's writing. The title of her talk was "leading players astray," which Jayanth descirbed as "partly a joke about the writer's role in games, but partly serious."

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  9. If you build it, they will come; if you blow it up, you will get more ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Digital Trends

    This week's new gaming releases offers up head-scratching puzzles, tense mysteries, and explosive thrills. The line between portable and living room games is also thinner than ever, with new titles like Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars and OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood all available both for consoles and handhelds, catering to a wide range of gamers.

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  10. Linux gaming rising: 25 killer PC games that call Linux homeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | ITworld

    It's taken a long time and the promise of SteamOS, but more and more big-name games are finally becoming Linux natives. Here's a sampling.

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  11. 2015 Game Developers Conference Opens Today at San Francisco's Moscone Convention CenterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Information Technology

    ... to attendees throughout the conference. The Videogame History Museum will be returning to GDC with "The History of Atari," featuring games, hardware and history from one of the original purveyors of videogames. alt.crl.GDC returns to explore ...

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  12. Sci-Fi Video Games Pay Tribute To Leonard NimoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Kotaku

    Nimoy lent his voice to, you guessed it, Spock in Star Trek Online- players hear a short blurb voiced by him whenever they enter a new sector of the game for the first time. Really, it's only natural for the game to commemorate him in some way right now.

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  13. Elite Dangerous And Star Citizen Will Get Leonard Nimoy TributesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Cinema Blend News

    Star Trek Online won't be the only game that honors Leonard Nimoy. Fellow space exploration games Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen have posthumous tributes planned for the actor as well.

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  14. Canvas Recommends: What's on this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | NEWS.com.au

    HE'S done it again. Tony Abbott is attempting to clean up his act, and Australia.

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  15. 'Star Trek' online developers to create in-game memorial for Mr. SpockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | DNA India

    The Star Trek online game developers have decided to build a permanent digital memorial of their star Leonard Nimoy, who recently died at the age of 83. The Star Trek online game developers have decided to build a permanent digital memorial of their star Leonard Nimoy, who recently died at the age of 83. The Star Trek Online developer, Cryptic Studios has announced their decision in respect to the late American actor who did voice work for the game, and has narrated brief introductions to the MMO's locales, the Verge reported.

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  16. Leonard Nimoy to be memorialized in 'Star Trek Online'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Examiner.com

    Leonard Nimoy , best known for portraying the half-human, half-Vulcan Spock on the original " Star Trek " television series, as well as various spin-offs and movies, passed away yesterday, February 27, 2015, at the age of 83 . Now, the producers of " Star Trek Online ," for which Nimoy also provided the voice of the Spock character and did narration work, have announced that they're planning an in-game memorial to the beloved actor and his iconic character.

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  17. Star Trek Online Will Add Leonard Nimoy MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Cinema Blend News

    Star Trek Online developer Cryptic Studio is planning a tribute to Leonard Nimoy. They'll be adding an memorial within their free-to-play MMORPG to the deceased Star Trek actor in a few days.

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  18. 'Star Trek Online' to feature near seamless sector space travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Examiner.com

    Cryptic Studios announced yesterday, February 27, that they were going to be letting the "walls come down" in "Star Trek Online," the massively multiplayer online roleplaying game based in the " Star Trek " universe. In a blog post on " Star Trek Online 's" official website yesterday, the "STO" developer known as LaughingTrendy discussed the challenges and rewards of opening up sector space to deliver a huge quality of life improvement to "Star Trek Online" players.

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  19. Star Trek Online players pay their respects to Leonard NimoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Eurogamer

    Nimoy, who played Spock in the Star Trek TV show and films, took part in a presentation of Star Trek Online at the 2008 Las vegas Star Trek Convention, alongside then Cryptic Studios producer Jack Emmert. You can see this in the video, below.

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  20. Google's deep Q-network proves a quick study in classic Atari 2600 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Gizmag

    ... the DQN agent were the raw screen pixels, the set of available actions and game score, before letting it loose on 49 Atari 2600 games to see how it fared. These included well known favorites like Breakout, Pong, Space Invaders and Q'bert , ...

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