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The ethics of emulation: how creators, the community, and the law view console emulators

It's bad for the ecosystem because closed source alternatives could end up having an advantage on the open source alternatives. Dolphin has shared code with other emulators, and he says he looks at the code of other open source projects for inspiration. Most emulators are built on the work of dozens of people before them reverse-engineering hardware, writing documentation, and releasing source code. It's possible, of course, for a closed source emulator to achieve the same goal of preservation t

By | 2017-03-28T13:24:55+00:00 March 28th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Twitch Desktop App announced, open beta testing begins later this month

And that does appear to be the case: Less than two weeks after revealing its plan to start selling games, Twitch has announced that Curse will be enhanced, rebranded, and relaunched as the Twitch Desktop App. "The Twitch Desktop App—which features all of the elements people love about the Curse app, such as screen sharing, voice and video calling, and community server creation—is now bolstered by Twitch features. This includes Friends, Whispers, activity sharing, and will soon serve as a game li

By | 2017-03-10T08:45:00+00:00 March 10th, 2017|companies|0 Comments
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