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Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 20/01/2023

Confidence is the ability to feel beautiful, without needing someone to tell you. Anonymous

What do birds give out on Halloween? Tweets.

A SQL statement walks into a bar and sees two tables. It approaches, and asks “may I join you?”

A new draft of the Dungeons & Dragons Open Gaming License (OGL) places the core rules of the seminal tabletop RPG in the Creative Commons. “We’re giving the core D&D mechanics to the community,” said the executive producer. Feedback is due by Feb. 3.

A new draft of the Dungeons & Dragons Open Gaming License, dubbed OGL 1.2 by publisher Wizards of the Coast, is now available for download. The announcement was made Thursday by Kyle Brink, executive producer of D&D, on the D&D Beyond website. Accord… [3951 chars]

Marvel’s Midnight Suns’ superhero crew is expanding by one on 26th January, when Deadpool enters the fray as the acclai…

Marvel’s Midnight Suns’ superhero crew is expanding by one on 26th January, when Deadpool enters the fray as the acclaimed strategy game’s first paid DLC addition. At launch back in December, Midnight Suns featured a 12-strong base game roster of pla… [1641 chars]

No link cable needed! — For those of us who didn’t have a link cable or a Game Boy Advance, the GameCube era sometimes fel…

For those of us who didn’t have a link cable or a Game Boy Advance, the GameCube era sometimes felt like you were getting locked out of content that all the richer kids on the playground would boast about. There was the Tingle Tuner in Wind Waker, ne… [1944 chars]

December brought the surprise news that Dead Cells — the superb rogue-like action-platformer from developers Motion Twi…

December brought the surprise news that Dead Cells — the superb rogue-like action-platformer from developers Motion Twin and subsidiary Evil Empire — would be joining forces with Konami to release a paid Castlevania expansion, and we’ve now been give… [1568 chars]

By steel, by silver — Update: It’s unclear whether CDPR is specifically referencing a PC update on social media. If it’s a…

Update: It’s unclear whether CDPR is specifically referencing a PC update on social media. If it’s a full-blown patch, we imagine that it’ll be made available across all platforms, but it could be that it’s designed to fix particular problems on PC. … [880 chars]

Out February — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLPZTXcFWAk&feature=youtu.be Jaleco’s classic Ninja JaJaMaru series mak…

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on Jaleco’s classic Ninja JaJaMaru series makes its grand return in February, bursting onto the Switch with three different collections that will be available on 21st February! Published by ININ Games, all three collections… [2423 chars]

The McLaren 720S is now officially gone — but absolutely not forgotten…

The internet rumour mill is in full swing. With the McLaren 720S order book now closed — although there is still some dealer stock left — McLaren is already said to be taking deposits for the car’s replacement. And it’s been reported there’s enough c… [3945 chars]

Bait and Switch? — Let’s talk about comeback stories. The Mighty Ducks. Robert Downey Jr. Rocky. Nintendo in 2017. Yep, …

Let’s talk about comeback stories. The Mighty Ducks. Robert Downey Jr. Rocky. Nintendo in 2017. Yep, after the launch of the Wii U, many may have thought that the Big N was out for the count (well, not completely, but certainly left licking its prove… [9558 chars]

Psychologists at the University of Missouri-St. Louis in the US have discovered a surprisingly easy way to reignite the passion in your relationship, and all you need is a photo.

When you’ve been with someone for many years, it’s all too easy to let life get in the way and the spark fizzle out. But, psychologists at the University of Missouri–St. Louis in the US have discovered a surprisingly easy way to reignite the passion,… [5866 chars]

A social link — Can you believe that Atlus finally grew a brain and re-released two of its most beloved games on modern pl…

Can you believe that Atlus finally grew a brain and re-released two of its most beloved games on modern platforms? Well, it’s finally happened: today marks the launch of Persona 3 Portable and Persona 4 Golden on PS4, and we want to know if you’re di… [370 chars]

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