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The controller for Google's new video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioned to take on the traditional video-game business. The platform will store a game-playing session in the cloud and lets players jump across devices operating on Google's Chrome browser and Chrome OS, such as Pixel phones and Chromebooks. Image: Google

Goodbye Console? Google Unveils Game-Streaming Platform

Google on Tuesday announced a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

Go ‘Against the Current’ September at a Bangkok Rock Pub

BANGKOK — Two years after their first visit, a New York-based pop rock trio will be returning to Bangkok.
A supporter shows his love at a Friday news conference for a cannabis festival next month in Buriram province.

Straight Outta Buriram Comes New 420 Weed Fest

BURIRAM — From the land of football and Formula 1 comes a new pro-cannabis festival featuring everything from music and art installations to educational workshops and vendors.

Proliferation of Internet Porn Spells End of Nudity in Playboy

Now readers of Playboy, the glossy men's magazine known for its nude fold-outs, can honestly say they are buying the magazine for its articles.

Thai Airport Says Ex-Cop Arrested in Japan Didn't Bring Gun from Thailand

BANGKOK — The director of Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport said his staff did not detect a firearm when they inspected the luggage of a former Bangkok police chief who was arrested in Japan with a loaded gun this week.

Bangkok Literally Sinking in Sex as Brothels Steal Groundwater

BANGKOK — So much water is used for sex in Bangkok’s brothels that it is contributing to the gradual sinking of Bangkok, officials have warned.

Taste Korean BBQ Without the Compromise Mid-Sukhumvit

Say annyeong to a Korean barbecue that doesn’t bloat its dishes with sausages, instant noodles and stretchy cheese, instead offering quality meats and authentic...

‘Tessakit’ Officer Accused of Taking Tourist’s Cash

BANGKOK — An investigation has been launched into a municipal security worker alleged in a widely shared video to have taken money from a tourist.

Thai Authorities Condemn Shooting & Burning of 2 Civilians in Deep South

BANGKOK — Thai authorities have condemned the killing and burning of a married couple in the southern border province of Yala yesterday, an attack that was attributed to local Islamic separatists.
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MELA to Take Bangkok on a 10-Hour Techno Odyssey

MELA honcho Krit Morton returns to Bangkok after an eventful year to host a 10-hour epic techno fest later this month.





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