Pirated games helped a malware campaign compromise 3.2 million PCs Malware

NordLocker said. Inside the treasure trove of stolen data were 1.1 million unique email addresses and 26 million login credentials, among other things. NordLocker says a hacker group accidentally revealed the location of the database containing...

Have I Been Pwned teams up with the FBI to collect a lot more stolen passwords Hacking

one for emails and another for passwords. A record of more than 154 million breached accounts reside in Windows Azure table storage, which users can check separately. While that may sound risky, passwords are not stored...

Pretending to be Pixar in 3D Movie Maker, Microsoft’s weird 1995 animation studio for kids 3D Movie Maker

Features This article first appeared in PC Gamer magazine issue 354 in March 2021. Every month we run exclusive features exploring the world of PC gaming – from behind-the-scenes previews, to incredible community stories, to fascinating...

The unexpected ways comics have influenced games A surprised character in Necrobarista

XIII, or games that use comics in their cutscenes, like Max Payne and Battle Chasers, owe an obvious debt. What might be less evident is that comics have helped to define and develop the language of...

The best game design programs, ranked by the Princeton Review 2021 Students in a gaming conference

princetonreview.com/game-design  Whether you’re taking your first steps or refining your skills, there’s a game design program for anyone. Check out the 50 best undergraduate and 25 best graduate programs out there. The top 50 best game...

MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD gaming monitor review MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD

The MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD is the latest in a line of great monitors that perform excellently and don't break the bank. MSI is targeting this new $400 27-inch gaming monitor at the esports aficionado who also...

Firefox update kills Adobe Flash support and protects against evil supercookies Firefox

same with Chrome last week, followed by Microsoft Edge a day later. The widespread banishment has been a long time coming. Adobe itself set in motion Flash's demise in 2017, when it acknowledged that open standards...

Google Chrome finally kills off Adobe Flash Google Chrome logos

Best gaming motherboard: the best boards around Best AMD motherboard: your new Ryzen's new home Google didn't make the decision to put Flash out to pasture alone, it was way back in 2017 when Adobe called...

Loupedeck Live review Loupedeck Live console from various angles

$269 (£229) If you're already familiar with the wide range of keyboard shortcuts on the desktop or in any of the aforementioned creative apps, then perhaps the Loupedeck Live seems like a frivolous purchase. You might...
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The Flash is officially dead from now

It’s official: Flash is dead. Adobe is now blocking content created with Flash from running in browsers. The company’s latest Flash update page states, “Because Adobe will no longer support Flash Player after December 31, 2020,...