Steam's biggest new games in November include Empires, Kingdoms, Farmers, and Jedi

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Steam's biggest new games in November include Empires, Kingdoms, Farmers, and Jedi

Around the middle of each month, Valve releases a list of the previous month's top-selling new games on Steam, based on revenues generated over the first two weeks of release. (That's why the lists don't come out until mid-month: Games that come out at the end of a month still need their two weeks to ring up the dollars.) Because Valve doesn't share actual dollar figures, the lists are chronological, based on release date, and there's often a little insight or spot of trivia about the peculiarities of each month's lineup.

Putin still uses Windows XP, like your gran

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Putin still uses Windows XP, like your gran

Security-conscious Russian president Vladimir Putin has not heeded Microsoft's advice to stop using its obsolete OS, apparently continuing to use Windows XP in the Kremlin and his official residence. Fair play, Vista was terrible, but it's been years. Time for an upgrade. 

This Red Dead Redemption 2 mod lets bears ride horses

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This Red Dead Redemption 2 mod lets bears ride horses

In Red Dead Redemption 2, only humans have the privilege of riding a horse, but thankfully there's now a mod that fixes this inequality by letting every living creature in the game ride them. Everything from a bear to other horses can now enjoy the experience of being ferried from A to B while resting their tired legs. It's absolutely terrifying.