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  • Facebook-Direct Phones — and Facebook Right On the SIM
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    An anonymous reader writes “Gemalto, a Dutch digital security company, has announced Facebook for SIM at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company’s software development team has effectively shrunk Facebook down so that it fits onto a standard SIM card, enabling anyone with a GSM phone to enjoy the service even if without a data plan. In fact, the company is claiming the Facebook application is compatible with 100 percent of SIM-compliant (more…)

  • This New 360 Game Comes with a Vibrator (Pic + Video)
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    Eroge mastermind Romeo Tanaka is updating the Japanese adult visual novel Cross Channel (which saw a PC release in 2003, a PS2 update in 2004, and a PSP port of the PS2 game last year in Japan with the new subtitle Of All People) with a 360 version. This 360 update of the PSP game, titled Cross Channel ~ In Memory of All People ~ will feature “original post-game scenarios, additional CG images, additional voice, and more over the PSP version.” And (more…)

  • EFF: What Congress Can Learn from the Recent ICE Seizures
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    As a reminder, COICA would give the government dramatic new copyright enforcement powers, most notably the ability to meddle with the Internet’s domain name system (DNS) and make entire websites effectively disappear, along with noninfringing content and lawful speech.