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  • Thailand Shuts Down 43,000 More Websites
    By on June 17, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    An anonymous reader writes “Bangkok Post reports that the Thai government has now shut down over 43,000 websites deemed defamatory to the royal institution. Thai ISPs are warned to cooperate ‘voluntarily’ or lose their license. This is in addition to 17,000+ that were recently blocked for ‘national security,’ including both Facebook and Twitter accounts.”

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  • Wales’ tails are up – lock Jones
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    Lock Alun Wyn Jones returns to Wales’ starting line-up saying self-belief is high as they seek a first win on New Zealand soil.

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  • Twisted Metal E3 Reveal Trailer from David Jaffe
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    Sony and David Jaffe pull a fast one as they present the trailer for the new Twisted Metal.

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  • Western nations slam Iran over human rights record
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    Western nations rebuked Iran for its human rights record after overcoming an attempt by Iran to block the statement from being read aloud in the Human Rights Council. The nations expressed concern over a “lack of progress in the protection of human rights in Iran,” especially since the widespread arrests and bloody crackdowns this year.

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  • Video games follow Hollywood’s 3D lead
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    With 3D movies boosting both audience experiences and box office coffers, videogame publishers are following Hollywood’s lead and developing 3D games to immerse players more into virtual worlds.

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