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Ryan Percival
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The "send to" button at the top right of the in app browser of the Google+ app on my iPad no longer works. It used to let me open the web page I was viewing in my Chrome or Safari browser. Now it just changes colour to indicate it has registered the tap interaction but doesn't open the menu of browser choices. This severely limits the usefulness of the app to me.
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+John Elstone That worked. Thanks. It's a shame as Chrome was my go-to browser on the iPad. 
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Does anyone have any idea when we can expect the print version of the Cortex Plus Hackers Guide to come out? I backed the kickstarter back in Feb and long ago expected to see the print edition grace my doorstep.

(apologies if this has been asked and answered elsewhere, but I couldn't see anything in the last month or so of posts)
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Are we behind or in front of the Christmas card queue?
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Speaking of PAX AUS. 

I saw this demo'd there this year and liked the look of it. A combo Action RPG and Deck builder made by an indie outfit out of Brisbane. I was impressed with what I saw and was waiting to hear from them. So this is good news.

Also one of the first official Australian Kickstarters.

They also have jumped on Greenlight on steam:

http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=190389431&searchtext=hand+of+fate&utm_source=HoF+Updates+List&utm_campaign=22d62aff22-Hand_of_Fate_Game8_23_2013&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_080de2d3ab-22d62aff22-34645609
Hand of Fate brings card gaming to video game life. An infinitely replayable series of quests; build your deck, then try to defeat it!
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Yep, the Aussie part push me over the line ! Looks great
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First person take on the FTL style of game... yes please.

There's a 5 player pack - anyone interested?
Take control of an advanced starship with your friends in search of the mysterious Lost Colony (Windows, Mac and Linux)
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I have tentative agreement to participate in a resurrection of fortnightly thursday RP 
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I don't care I still want to see it :)
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Ditto!
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Certainly a better message than what Aussies get on their "official" copies of media:

Anti-Piracy Propaganda
 
A message from Adult Swim.
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Yeah, I'd like my daughter to grow up in a better world too. 
 
A Solidarity Movement for Gender Equality - Please stand up and be counted. I want my girls to grow up in a better world.
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Nice explanation of what is effectively copyright and patent law gone mad!

Apparently all driven by the "Americans" with everyone arrayed against them (although the scuttlebutt seems to be that we Aussie just agree with the US or at least aren't objecting very strongly.).

I hate this bullshit
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More implicitly, using your PC to trick the internet into thinking you're not in Aus-"price gouge the fuck out of these bastards"-tralia will become illegal.
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This looks pretty cool. From the guys that did And Yet It Moves. I must admit it was the art style that attracted my attention
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Voting advice from a straight shooting potty mouth for this Saturday's election
A yelly sweary ranting website that compares Labor's policies with the LNPs policies so as to make for informed voting behaviours.
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I really hope I'm seeing a grass roots movement towards removing control of my entertainment from big media and that this isn't just selection bias on my part.
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Fred's stash turned up in Melbourne Australia today :-)
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Our Thursday game shall remain Moldvay B/X till I get bored or the baby is born - which ever comes first. 

I broke mine into 2 deliveries - the next will have the toolkit and world book. 
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I'll comment more than I post. I like my current signal to noise ratio on G+ and I like to try and help keep it that way.

Also, I'm in Australia so I'll probably miss the cool stuff you post outside my 'waking hours'.

If you follow me I'll check that you post mainly in English (a failing on my part... it's all I can read) before following you back.

Also if you follow me and have no posts, and nothing in your profile. I'll not follow you back. Nothing personal I just have no idea who you are and what your interests are and I'd rather err on the side of caution than risk offending you with my idle chatter.

Funny is good, but too many animated GIFs and cat pics in my stream will likely see you migrated slowly out of my circles.

I'm a huge pen and paper RPG gamer (board games too) so circle me if you don't mind someone who posts long winded opinionated comments on your RPG posts. I'll assume you're interested in this unless you tell me otherwise.

Otherwise I post links to PC/console game articles that interest me (usually of the game design odd or interesting persuasion, rather than reviews) let me know if you want in on this circle.

I post less about my industry, UX design, and only to a small circle of co-workers and others. Let me know if you're interested in this.
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