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Caldari Gaming Commission under State investigation

By Svarthol

The Caldari State has agreed to open a fraud investigation into the Caldari Gaming Commission’s (CGC) recent activities, sources revealed yesterday. This follows repeated requests from the Mercantile Club and the Caldari Business Tribunal that an inquiry be made into the CGC's accounting history. The CGC has promised its full cooperation in the investigation.

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Blog Recap for 13-27 April

By Svarthol

It has been a busy couple weeks for Dev Blogs, with nine having been published in the past ten days. Since the blogs have been coming in such a rapid fashion, it is possible the older blogs may have been overlooked by some of the community. This recap is posted in an effort to address that potential oversight. Code Monkey's blog addressed changes to Freighters, lag, Starbases, War Costs and much more.

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Potential Temporary Loss of Service, 27 April from 0530-0600 GMT

By Svarthol

The following is a notification sent to us from our Internet Service Provider in regards to a potential temporary loss of connectivity to EVE Servers. Please note this will not affect all of our customers as we do have redundant connection with other ISPs. TelecityRedbus will be carrying out emergency maintenance works to the Level 3 IP service tomorrow morning, Friday 27th April from 0530 - 0600 GMT.

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Unscheduled Extended Downtime Today, 26 April, Due To Exploit

By Svarthol

Just before the regular downtime today, we discovered an exploit. Due to this we decided to extend the downtime until the exploit could be fixed, and any damage caused by it be reversed. We were successful in both these goals and Tranquility is now back up and running. We could not disclose the true nature of the extended downtime, as that might have notified the exploiters.

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Tranquility Startup Delayed to 13.30 GMT

By Svarthol

We currently have an issue preventing us from starting up Tranquility and we're working as fast, and as hard, as we can to solve it. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

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Minmatar to rise above hatred: Midular speaks on discovery of Republic Parliament's secret talks with Ammatar Consulate

By Svarthol

As reported by the Scope this morning, according to documented sources from within the Republic Parliament, “top people” in the Republic’s governmental infrastructure have been involved in secret talks with representatives from the Ammatar Consulate for the past six days. The talks, all of which took place on Minmatar soil, covered such wide-ranging subjects as POW exchanges, Ndorian mining rights and the retraction of several long-standing war crime accusations on both sides. It is not known at...

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Lag Issues After Todays Tranquility Startup

By Svarthol

Due to a hardware issue we have experienced a lot of node deaths. This has been temporarily fixed, meaning we shouldn't have more node deaths due to this, and we will fix the hardware next week to get rid of it once and for all. A lot of the lag you may have experienced since startup is probably due to this issue. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you.

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*Out of date*

By Svarthol

Relief Efforts Underway for Caldari Children LUMINAIRE - Offers of aid have begun pouring in to the Caldari Border Region in response to the overwhelming needs faced by children living within the child home system in the area. The Servant Sisters of Eve (SSOE) have begun organizing a charitable collection that they intend on delivering to the region and several corporations have offered aid packages that will be delivered to SSOE for distribution, among them Quafe, Fedmart and Combined Harvest. ...

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Remaining royal houses speak out on succession debate

By Svarthol

With the debate over the succession still ongoing in the Empire, the Tash Murkon family called a short press conference to extend their opinion on the ongoing debate, one which they apparently feel affects their house greatly. Taridor Khiknizi spoke for house Tash Murkon and went on to say: "While we acknowledge and respect the views of the other Royal Houses, this Royal House is strongly against the racial implications of allowing only True Amarr to decide the next championship. The Empire was ...

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War Reaches Amarr Throne Regions

By Svarthol

AMARR - War has reached the Amarr throne regions. The Star Fraction (SF) alliance have brought their conflict directly to the heart of the Amarr Empire, issuing a declaration of war against the Amarrian loyalists Praetoria Imperialis Excubitoris (PIE) which was quickly answered by declarations against Star Fraction by Vigilia Valeria (VV) and Aegis Militia (AM).

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EVE Voice Trial Extended

By Svarthol

We have listened to numerous requests from players asking for a corporation wide EVE Voice program. We are working on one and thought it only fair to extend the trial until it is in place. Stay tuned for more details as they become available. If you haven't activated the trial yet, you can do so on the EVE Voice page.

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Live Voice Dev Blog starting at 20.00 GMT/EVE time

By Svarthol

Due to unforseen difficulties, Oveur will not be able to attend the Live Dev Blog. Instead you will have the privilege of listening to the CEO of CCP, Hilmar Veigar Pétursson, better known as Hellmar. The channel to join is "Live Dev Blog." Please use that channel only to type questions and use "DevChat" to discuss the voice chat.

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Hear ye! Hear ye! Time for a new kind of Dev Blogs, the Live Dev Blog!

By Svarthol

In the early part of the twentieth century, Hollywood brought sound to the motion pictures, creating the "talkies". Now, in the beginning of the twentyfirst century, CCP brings sound to the Dev Blogs, creating the "Live Dev Blog"! Please note that this new form of Dev Blogs will only add to our current ways of communicating such as the "Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom - and lag?" Dev Blog by Oveur, published today, it will not replace Dev Blogs or forum posts. So, what is this new Live Dev B...

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The Cat's Whiskers caught in drugs crackdown.

By Svarthol

SINQ LAISON - The newly reformed Gallente Regional Drugs Squad (GRDS) of Federation Customs has already begun operating, executing a drugs raid against the Cat's Whiskers nightclub. The operation was lead by "Inspector Xavier", a Customs Officer with over twenty-five years of experience in anti-narcotics law enforcement.

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Federation Budget Report Released

By Svarthol

The Federation Government released its annual budget report last Wednesday afternoon, in a statement issued at the Senate’s final yearly sitting. Addressing a wide range of recent economic improvements, the report showed a financially healthy Federation geared towards a solid period of growth and consolidation.

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Mordu's Legion launches Flagship vessel.

By Svarthol

5ZXX-K - On Thursday 12th at approximately 11:00, the first of two planned Flagships was launched in the Mordu's HQ System. The vessel, christened ”Honour”, will be under the direct command of Colonel Akuras of the Mordu's Legion Command. The exact specifications of the ship remain unknown, although anonymous high-level sources have supported more widespread rumours that the vessel is a capital-class craft of some kind.

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EVE Fanfest 2007!

By Svarthol

It is yet again coming close to that time of the year when the fabulous, wonderful and amazing people of EVE gather in the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik, for 3 days of partying, beer, lectures, beer, roundtables, beer and much, much more! And beer of course. EVE Fanfest 2007 will be held November 1st to 3rd this year, so order your flight and hotel package, get your Fanfest pass, pack your bags and then just sit and wait for about 8 months...

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Extended Downtime, Tuesday 17 April from 1100-1300 GMT

By Svarthol

Tranquility and the websites will undergo an extended downtime on Tuesday, 17 April from 1100 through 1300 GMT, due to network maintenance. This extended downtime will replace the downtime that is normally scheduled for 1100 GMT. We apologize for any inconvenience the extended downtime will cause.

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Innovatio sale delayed by shocking allegations.

By Svarthol

NEW CALDARI - The acquisition of Innovaatio Varustukset by Ishukone Corporation, scheduled for April 11, was derailed by a last minute scandal when accusations of underhanded business dealings between the two corporations surfaced. The Chief Executive Panel of the Caldari State (CEP) has ordered a temporary halt on the sale to begin an inquiry into the matter.

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