Fed2 Star - the newsletter for the space trading game Federation 2

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: September 9, 2012

Fed2 Star Index

In this week's Fed2 Star: An update on the work to fix the crashes, why you should exercise your voting rights, Curiosity leaves tracks, bequeathing your digital effects, robots wreck awards, at last a good use for Twitter, computers keep you healthy, spectacular solar flare, and magnet man. Plus Alan’s technical column Winding Down, an event report, and the usual posts and quotes of the week in the Fed Funnies.

Official News

Bug fix update

It's voting time

Curiosity update: the tracks of your tyres

Real life news: what happens to your music after you die

Real life news: how copyright bots ruined the Hugo award broadcast

Real life news: Twitter Earthquake detector

Real life news: see, I told you computers were good for you!

Picture and video of the week: solar flare

Cyborg of the week: real life magneto

Winding Down

Event Reports


Fed Funnies

...Of the Week