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Reverse-Engineered GTA 3 Code Restored to GitHub Following DMCA Counter Notice

Prime Benefit Spotlight: Free games and in-game content Earlier this year, reverse-engineered GTA 3 code and GTA: Vice City code launched on GitHub. That code received a DMCA notice from Take-Two — and now one developer is fighting back. The “Re3” and “reVC” projects are reverse-engineered versions of the Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City code, respectively. The project was created, in part, to open up the possibility for more modification and make it easier to play the games on modern computers. Unfortunately, Grand Theft Auto franchise publisher Take-Two Interactive took issue with the project and sent…

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YouTube to Discontinue Neighborhood Subtitles Whereas Digital YouTubers Face DMCA Claims

Digital YouTubers have been dealt a double blow this month, with YouTube saying they’d discontinue neighborhood subtitles, and Hololive being struck by a number of DMCA claims. YouTube just lately introduced that they’d be discontinuing their neighborhood subtitles program, citing misuse and under-utilization of the function. The discontinuation was initially reported by the Twitter consumer @CensoredGaming, and included a screenshot of the message given to sure accounts. An official thread on the Google Support web page supplies extra particulars in regards to the removing of Neighborhood Contributions. “Whereas we hoped Neighborhood…

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