Hashimoto continued to work at Konami through the rest of his life and has credits on at least nine games, including Gradius and Gradius III and ISS Pro Evolution, a precursor to today’s ‘Pro Evo’ soccer series. … [Read more...] about Video game programmer Kazuhisa Hashimoto who created the famous ‘Konami Code’ that lets players cheat in games dies aged 61
"If you're considering paying someone to increase your view count, you may want to think again. You probably won't get what you paid for," explained that post. "Views generated by some third-party businesses and services will not be counted on YouTube, and can lead to disciplinary action against your account, including removing your video or suspending your account." … [Read more...] about Google goes to war on ‘fraudulent’ YouTube video views
One of the New Nordic movement’s first feats was to help to transform Scandinavia from a land of herring cured in lye to the gastronomic centre of the world. In 2000, Claus Meyer, then a TV chef and one of Denmark’s most recognisable faces, had been appointed by the Social Democratic government to overhaul the country’s poor culinary reputation. He led a committee to create a special quality label for the best Danish food producers to apply for, in the manner of France’s Label Rouge system, which certifies the quality of foods such as Bresse chicken and Bayonne ham. But at the next election, in 2001, the Social Democrats fell, the initiative was scrapped and Meyer was dismissed. “I realised when the committee was demolished that working towards a better food culture was not wanted in parliament anymore,” Meyer told me. “I found that so crazy.” … [Read more...] about What Noma did next: how the ‘New Nordic’ is reshaping the food world
She added: "She had documents she insisted on showing us, some of the facts were in her favour, but the vast majority show someone who was over-prescribing and who was running a pill mill." … [Read more...] about Who is Dr Jacqueline Cleggett from The Pharmacist and what happened to her?
'The O factor': Dr Phil's big break came he first met Oprah in the mid-Nineties - he became a regular guest expert on her daytime program and landed his own show in 2002. The stars are pictured here together at the Emmys in 2002 … [Read more...] about Dr. Phil honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame after more than two decades as king of daytime television… and gets a sweet kiss from his proud wife Robin