Day: January 11, 2019

Randy Pitchford in bitter legal dispute with former lawyer over alleged $12m bonus
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Randy Pitchford in bitter legal dispute with former lawyer over alleged $12m bonus

In November, Gearbox filed a suit against its former general counsel Wade Callender, alleging that the lawyer misused company funds and failed to fully pay back personal loans from the studio. A month later, Callender filed a separate suit against CEO Randy Pitchford and Gearbox which makes some extreme allegations. Those include the claim that Pitchford pocketed a secret $12 million bonus as an advance against Borderlands royalties, and even more serious types of misconduct. read more

Meet Wooby, Fallout 76’s only human NPC
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Meet Wooby, Fallout 76’s only human NPC

Fallout 76 doesn’t have human NPCs – at least none that you can interact with through normal means. But players have managed to work their way into a hidden developer room, which houses what appears to be the single exception to that rule. Say hello to Wooby, the only person in West Virginia who didn’t emerge from Vault 76. read more

Does WhatsApp Has A Privacy Bug That Could Expose Your Messages?
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Does WhatsApp Has A Privacy Bug That Could Expose Your Messages?

In-short conclusion—Whatsapp service or its 45-days deletion policy doesn’t seem to have a bug. For detailed logical explanation, please read below.

An Amazon employee earlier today tweeted details about an incident that many suggests could be a sign of a huge privacy bug in the most popular end-to-end encrypted Whatsapp messaging app that could expose some of your secret messages under certain circumstances. read more