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Xbox One ET game landfill digging a go-go

Xbox One ET game landfill digging a go-go

The folks responsible for the next generation in video game documentary-making have decided to start by digging a hole in the ground. If you’ll have been following along with Xbox One-exclusive video coverage over the past few weeks, you’ll know that a group of explorers are set to take their first episode of video game documentary madness to New Mexico, where they’ll be tasked with digging in the location where legend has it there’s booty to be found.

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Digg Reader iOS app update hits iPhone and iPad

Digg Reader iOS app update hits iPhone and iPad

Digg Reader, the company's attempt to replace ill-fated Google Reader, has made its jump to mobile, with an update of the Digg iOS app introducing RSS support. Available in versions for iPhone and iPad, the new app - v5.0 - not only pulls in the feeds users have set up or OPML imported in the browser-based version launched a week ago, but in time will integrate them with other news pulled from social feeds.

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Google Reader replacement Digg Reader aims to “make the verb meaningful again”

Google Reader replacement Digg Reader aims to “make the verb meaningful again”

The team at Digg have seen an opportunity in the ending of service in Google Reader - that taking place on July 1st. Speaking with Wired, Digg CEO Andrew McLaughlin spoke of the company and its parent company Betaworks, saying the team is aiming to rejuvenate the entire infrastructure of the site, starting with the Digg button, aiming to "make the verb meaningful again."

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DOJ docs reveal Facebook and email digging without a warrant

DOJ docs reveal Facebook and email digging without a warrant

The US Department of Justice and FBI can read your email, Facebook and Twitter messages, and other electronic content without needing a warrant first, government documentation reveals, in what's being seen as another slap at due process and privacy. Internal guidelines from US Attorney offices in multiple locations and acquired by the American Civil Liberties Union apparently suggest that investigators need not go through regular legal channels to arrange search warrants to dig in American's electronic communications. Instead, CNET reports, agencies are seemingly taking the easiest route they can to access email and messaging records, bypassing approval from a judge.

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Owners of Digg acquire the “read-it-later” app Instapaper

Owners of Digg acquire the “read-it-later” app Instapaper

Betaworks, the company that acquired Digg just last year, has just made a new acquisition. Marco Arment, the creator of the popular "read-it-later" app Instapaper stated on his blog that after much consideration, he has sold a majority stake of the app to Betaworks. He felt that Instapaper had grown "far beyond what one person can do" and decided that he needed to let it go in order for it to prosper.

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