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*<!--Jan 27--> The [[Computer Go|Go computer program]] '''[[AlphaGo]]''' becomes the first to defeat a professional human [[Go (game)|Go]] player.
*<!--276--> [[Morchid]] has gone rogue, scamming members and mass junking threads.
*<!--Jan 25--> '''[[January 2016 East Asia cold wave|A cold wave]]''' across [[East Asia]] results in more than 100 deaths, primarily in [[Taiwan]].
*<!--276--> [[King of Hearts]] and [[Roger Waters]] have passed their probational period and are now full site staff.
*<!--Jan 24--> Several countries in the [[Americas]] warn women to postpone pregnancy due to a suspected link between '''[[Zika virus]]''' and [[microcephaly]] in newborn babies.
*<!--276--> [[Omniscient]] has decided to close all non-upgraded accounts that had been inactive for over 6 months. Upgraded accounts were closed if they had not been active for over a year. [[Omniscient]] did this to prevent scammers from purchasing accounts.
*<!--Jan 23--> '''[[January 2016 United States blizzard|A winter storm]]''' ''(satellite image pictured)'' causes more than 50 deaths and paralyzes travel across the [[Eastern United States]].
*<!--276--> [[Omniscient]] has made some changes to the permissions of mentors and section moderators to further limit their power.
*<!--Jan 20--> [[California Institute of Technology|Caltech]] researchers discover evidence of a hypothetical '''[[Planet Nine]]''', about ten times the [[Earth mass|mass of Earth]], in the [[Solar System#Outer Solar System|outer Solar System]].
*<!--276--> [[Omniscient]] has added some advanced security measures that you'll want to check up on. An IP change will now automatically log you out of Hack Forums.
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Revision as of 14:39, 28 January 2016

  • Morchid has gone rogue, scamming members and mass junking threads.
  • King of Hearts and Roger Waters have passed their probational period and are now full site staff.
  • Omniscient has decided to close all non-upgraded accounts that had been inactive for over 6 months. Upgraded accounts were closed if they had not been active for over a year. Omniscient did this to prevent scammers from purchasing accounts.
  • Omniscient has made some changes to the permissions of mentors and section moderators to further limit their power.
  • Omniscient has added some advanced security measures that you'll want to check up on. An IP change will now automatically log you out of Hack Forums.