Nintendo just announced a real Pokemon game is coming to Nintendo Switch

At the E3 gaming convention on Tuesday, Nintendo showed off several new games, including the announcement of an upcoming Pokemon game.

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Microsoft Seeks Global Cybersecurity Accord


Microsoft has called on governments around the world to create a “digital Geneva Convention” as a way to normalize international cybersecurity rules and protect civilian use of the Internet.
President Brad Smith, who is also Microsoft’s chief legal officer, addressed the issue at the annual RSA conference held earlier this week in San Francisco, saying that governments — with the assistance of technology companies in the role of NGOs — need to establish international rules to protect civilians from cyberthreats during peacetime.

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Obama staffers taking over Silicon Valley

On the first day of the Democratic National Convention last month, Demetrios Marantis walked into a reception wearing jeans, an open-collared shirt, a little too much stubble and a suntan.

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Apple Won't Put Its Money Where Trump's Mouth Is


Apple reportedly has declined to sponsor the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next month amid increasing concerns over the rhetoric coming from presumptive nominee Donald Trump. The company notified RNC officials that it would withdraw its support from the July convention after Trump made a number of highly charged statements targeting minority and religious groups. Apple apparently had planned to provide funding and high-tech equipment to both the Republican and Democratic conventions but has pulled its support from the RNC.

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Apple scraps GOP convention support over Trump, report says

Apple is reportedly withholding support for next month’s Republican presidential convention over comments made by Donald Trump about women, immigrants and minorities.

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Siggraph 2014: Where the world’s top computer graphics experts share their latest research on realistic melting bunnies

Disney's melting bunny, computer graphics, phase-change materials
Siggraph 2014, probably the world’s most prestigious computer graphics (CG) convention, is almost upon us — and once again, it’s time to feast our eyes on the various next-gen CG technologies and techniques that are coming down the pipe. As always, Disney Research will be one of the most active participants, presenting a bunch of papers detailing myriad innovative ways of tearing, animating, and melting cute animals, but Microsoft Research and most of the world’s top universities will also be present to demonstrate their latest CG findings.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/182471-siggraph-2014-where-the-worlds-top-computer-graphics-experts-share-their-latest-research-on-realistic-melting-bunnies

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