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Submission + - Torment: Tides of Numenera Final Kickstarter Day

alexgieg writes: In about 24 hours the kickstarter for the Torment: Tides of Numenera computer RPG game, the spiritual sucessor to the acclaimed Planescape: Torment, will finish. So far the pledges have crossed the $3.75 million mark, more than 4 times the initial project goal of $900k, thus funding the game and 15 of the 18 stretch goals. If the pledges reach $4.5 million all the 18 stretch goal will have been funded. Once completed the game will be DRM-free and available for Windows, MacOS X and Linux.

Submission + - Yahoo China sued by International RIAA (

alexgieg writes: "From the article: 'Yahoo China lost another round in a legal battle as a court in Beijing upheld a ruling that the company is infringing on copyright laws by allowing pirated music to be downloaded, according to the industry group suing Yahoo China. (. . .) In the suit, IFPI accused China Yahoo of violating copyrights because it allows links between its search engine and Web sites that have illegally copied songs from artists such as U2 and Destiny's Child.'"

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