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Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

Technology
Almost 30 years after it was canned, an unreleased games console built together by industry giants Sony and Nintendo has gone up for auction.The Nintendo PlayStation was the result of a secret collaboration between the Japanese tech firms in the early 90s, however the project never entered production and Sony would go on to release their own system in 1994. Nintendo, famous for hit franchises such as Super Mario and The Legend Of Zelda, was the market leader at the time and the introduction of the PlayStation changed the face of the gaming industry. Image: The console comes with all the necessary cables and a controller. Pic: Heritage Auctions All but one of the 200 or so Nintendo PlayStation prototypes were reportedly destroyed after...
Watch: Super Junior goes behind-the-scenes of ‘2YA2YAO!’ video

Watch: Super Junior goes behind-the-scenes of ‘2YA2YAO!’ video

Entertainment
Jan. 31 (UPI) -- South Korean boy band Super Junior is giving a behind-the-scenes look at its new music video. The K-pop group shared a "making of" video Friday following the release of its "2YA2YAO!" music video. The video shows the members of Super Junior filming the intense "2YA2YAO!" video. The group performs its choreographed dance routines and shares a message for its fans, known as ELF. Super Junior released the "2YA2YAO!" music video Tuesday. The video had received over 4.8 million views as of Friday morning. [embedded content] "2YA2YAO!" appears on Super Junior's new album, Timeless. The album is a repackaged version of the group's album Time_Slip, released in October. Super Junior consists of Leeteuk, Heechul, Yesung, Shindong, Eunhyuk, Donghae, Siwon, Ryeowook and Kyuhyun. Th...
Watch Dogs Legion: Click goes inside the post-Brexit game

Watch Dogs Legion: Click goes inside the post-Brexit game

Technology
In a world first, BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak has interviewed the creator of Watch Dogs: Legion inside the video game itself. Developed at Ubisoft’s Toronto Studio, the same technology used to create the game was employed to create an interview which takes place inside a virtual London.The game imagines a post-Brexit dystopian Britain as an oppressive surveillance state, where the player assumes the role of a hacker intent on bringing down the system by recruiting others to their cause.It is the third instalment in the popular video game franchise.In the interview, Marc Cieslak asked creative director Clint Hocking whether using real and divisive political events in a video game would resonate with players.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Technology
‘Largest ever UK data breach’ goes unpunished

‘Largest ever UK data breach’ goes unpunished

Technology
Britain's data watchdog has been criticised for failing to punish companies involved in what has been described as the UK's largest recorded data breach.The breach itself was industrial in scale and conducted through an online advertising process designed by Google and the Interactive Bureau of Advertising (IAB), known as real-time bidding. After launching its investigation last year, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has now said it would only be seeking "real improvements" from the pair rather than bringing any enforcement actions, which could stretch to fining them up to 4% of their global turnover. Image: Google was one of the architects of the RTB system Real-time bidding (RTB) is the market which underpins online adver...
Atalanta 1-1 Manchester City: Defender Kyle Walker goes in goal in bizarre game in Milan

Atalanta 1-1 Manchester City: Defender Kyle Walker goes in goal in bizarre game in Milan

Sports
Defender Kyle Walker had to play in goal for the closing stages as Manchester City held on to draw with Atalanta in the Champions League.Walker replaced substitute goalkeeper Claudio Bravo, who was sent off for a sliding tackle on Josip Ilicic outside the box, having replaced first-choice keeper Ederson at half-time.Raheem Sterling had given the visitors a 1-0 lead in the first half of their group-stage game before Chelsea loannee Mario Pasalic equalised four minutes after the restart. City striker Gabriel Jesus also missed a first-half penalty in a bizarre game at the San Siro.'One of the most fun things in football' - Walker dons the gloves and everyone loves itChampions League permutations...