[Links of the Week] #3 - 31st May - 7th June 2013

Jun 7, 2013

Welcome back to Links of the Week.

This is the blog series where I post interesting articles and links from the past 7 days. Enjoy.

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First picture from set of live-action Kiki’s Delivery Service released.
http://en.rocketnews24.com/2013/05/31/first-picture-from-set-of-live-action-kikis-delivery-service-released/

Zynga lay off 18% of their workforce.
http://www.siliconrepublic.com/business/item/32907-zynga-to-lay-off-18pc-of-wo

Google+ is the number 2 social site in the world.
http://dustn.tv/google-plus-is-the-number-two-social-network-in-the-world/

Valve releases Dota 2 update to add offline support.
http://www.polygon.com/2013/6/5/4398332/dota-2-patch-makes-many-balance-tweaks-may-add-native-offline-support

Saints Row 4 Collectors edition comes with a wub wub gun.
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/05/saints-row-4-wub-wub-collectors-edition-includes-dub-step-gun/

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 Remix E3 trailer leaks.
http://www.polygon.com/2013/6/6/4401472/kingdom-hearts-hd-1-5-remix-e3-2013-trailer-leaks-features-darth-maul

Comedian Stephen Fry attempted suicide.
http://www.independent.ie/woman/celeb-news/stephen-fry-attempted-suicide-while-filming-antigay-documentary-29325229.html

Absolute Legends lose CS:GO team.
http://www.hltv.org/news/10781-absolute-legends-lose-csgo-team

Windows 8.1 start button demo video
http://www.theverge.com/2013/6/6/4403628/windows-8-1-start-button-demo-video

Channel 4 to launch new dedicated 2nd screen app.
http://www.siliconrepublic.com/new-media/item/32959-channel-4-to-launch/

Civ 5 and Saints Row: The Third. Free weekend on Steam.
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/07/steam-free-play-weekend-civilization-5-saints-row-the-third/

Microsoft are idiots
http://pixelattacks.com/p/microsoft-are-idiots/

See you next week.

Padraig Fahy

A tech support guy by day and a gamer by night!