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‘Minecraft’ now livestreams building sessions directly to Mixer

Mixer support also lets you make aspects of your Minecraft session interactive. Viewers can vote on spawning objects (including enemies) or even change the environmental conditions. They can turn day into night to see whether you’ll survive the trip back to safety, for instance. If you’ve ever broadcast a Minecraft stream and thought it was […]

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Flashlight Apps Snuck Malware Into Google’s Play Store, Targeting Bank Accounts

Photo: Getty Active on Google Play Store as recently as last Friday, a mobile banking trojan infected thousands of users who thought they downloading games or innocent-looking apps, according to research published by a trio of cybersecurity firms. The malware, known as BankBot, was concealed inside various flashlight and Solitaire apps, and was first detected […]