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Bill restricting gun purchases goes to Florida Senate
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Bill restricting gun purchases goes to Florida Senate

The Florida Senate agreed to advance a bill that would increase school safety and restrict gun purchases during a rare weekend session that often turned into a debate on gun control and arming teachers in the aftermath of last month's Parkland school shootings. The Senate spent nearly eight hours on Saturday debating dozens of amendments…

Bill restricting gun purchases goes to Florida Senate
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Bill restricting gun purchases goes to Florida Senate

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate agreed to advance a bill that would increase school safety and restrict gun purchases during a rare weekend session that often turned into a debate on gun control and arming teachers in the aftermath of last month's Parkland school shootings. The Senate spent nearly eight hours on Saturday…

ESRB’s new ‘in-game purchases’ label: Our 5 biggest questions
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ESRB’s new ‘in-game purchases’ label: Our 5 biggest questions

The Entertainment Software Ratings Board, most commonly known as the ESRB, announced that it will soon add a back-of-the-box label alerting consumers to the presence of in-game purchases. These run the gamut from microtransactions, like lootboxes, to paid downloadable content — including expansions. We received several details about the ins and outs of the label,…

ESRB’s new ‘in-game purchases’ label, explained
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ESRB’s new ‘in-game purchases’ label, explained

On Tuesday, the Entertainment Software Ratings Board — created 24 years ago to address violent content in mainstream console video games — announced a new initiative to label video games with in-application purchase systems. The move addresses a controversy over “loot boxes,” or bonus systems where players can buy the chance for additional items used…