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Comment Re:Nintendo had to download there own roms to make (Score 1) 94

If you think Nintendo, Konami, Square, and Capcom didn't have copies of all their officially licensed cartridges' ROMS, I think you're nuts.

As an individual who has worked in this industry and who's sole job was dedicated to securely distributing game content to QA, and managing all builds for a studio, I can confirm that the archive process (especially during the early days) can be non-existent. I don't want to name specifics but there's a specific story behind a AAA title from the 90s that almost didn't get it's anniversary edition because of the difficulty of obtaining the original assets. Keep in mind this still is a big company and not one of your small indie studios and last I checked they were still developing a process for archiving.

Comment Re:Tough call (Score 1) 138

I think this is an ignorant statement. Gawker Media owns more than just 'Gawker'. Their other websites have actual content. I'm pretty sure we can all agree losing Gizmodo, Kotaku, and Lifehacker would be a great loss.

List taken from wiki (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gawker_Media)
Deadspin – Sports
Gawker.com – New York City media and gossip, tabloid
Gizmodo – Gadget and technology lifestyle
Jalopnik – Cars and automotive culture
Jezebel – Celebrity, Sex, Fashion for women
Kotaku – Video games and East Asian pop culture
Lifehacker – Productivity tips

Comment Re:How many accidents has it avoided? (Score 1) 330

So you would rather Autopilot average them all off. At best, we will be saving the drunks at the cost of some good drivers. This, even if we ever reach full adoption for drunks which we never will.

who's to say a drunk isn't a good driver when not drunk? or determine the value of one individuals life over another?

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