links for 2006-11-04
November 4, 2006
The recent New Yorker piece on Will Wright is a thorough profile of the game designer, but also functions as a bibliography of sorts for the games he’s created over the past 20 years.
They were sent what appeared to be notices from their employer, telling them they were fired, with a link to a “career counselling site.” Loading the site installed a keylogger on your computer.
The payments are on a sliding scale and based on ‘views’. Payments start at 20,000 views ($100) and go up from there – e.g. 2 million views is $10,000. Videos must also have a rating of 3.00 or higher (maximum is 5.00) to qualify for payment