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New game from Myst, Riven dev hits Kickstarter

Cyan, the developer of fantastical puzzle-adventure game Myst and its sequel Riven, has joined the ranks of those eschewing the third-party publisher in favour of crowdfunding.

By October 17, 2013

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Vexed in the city: Benioff says it's time to listen to the dissenters (Q&A)

As tech reshapes San Francisco, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff argues for a broader civic dialogue and says philanthropy offers a way to unite a city riven by increasing social discord.

By August 21, 2014

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Massive Firefox update hits refresh on browsing

The Firefox overhaul applies the lessons of mobile design to Mozilla's desktop browser to unify its look across devices, a change more than two years in the making.

By April 29, 2014

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Myst creators crowdfund new game Obduction

Cyan, the company that created Myst and Riven, has a go at Kickstarting Obduction, an exploration game in a similar vein.

By October 18, 2013

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Sony in brilliantly crude Avril Lavigne product placement

In a new video that has Lavigne kissing Winnie from "The Wonder Years," Sony insists on getting the singer to call her Xperia phone her "Sony phone." Marvelous.

By August 20, 2013

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OkCupid experiment proves men don't mind dating sociopaths

Here's a fascinating experiment: A woman's profile -- full of obvious red flags -- is put up on dating site OkCupid. Within hours "she" is inundated with romantic messages. Men just look at the pictures? Really?

By November 17, 2012

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Silicon Valley's new show: A reality check

The big brains of Silicon Valley fretted that they would be reduced to mere puppets by Bravo's new reality show, which debuted last night. They should not have feared. They should have panicked.

By November 6, 2012

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Real Myst book is a thing of stunning beauty

Not only is this real-life Myst linking book gorgeous, it also operates as a fully functional console for playing the Myst games.

By October 29, 2012

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Myst sequel Riven now available for iOS

Riven for iPhone, iPod, and iPad promises all the same mind-bending puzzles as the PC classic, but for a fraction of the price. (It's 6 bucks.)

By December 15, 2010

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News Corp. digital chief Jon Miller exits

The departure was apparently prompted by a reorganization that will split News Corp.'s entertainment and publishing operations into separate companies.

By August 23, 2012