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  • Intelligence Analyst Says Hacking Charge Doesn’t Compute
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    A Defense Department intelligence analyst hit with a federal computer hacking charge last week says he’s being made a scapegoat for a security slip-up that sent a password in a nationwide terrorism investigation to “tens of thousands” of analysts without the need-to-know.

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  • Sheff Utd 3-2 Sheff Wed
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    Sheffield United survive a second-half fightback from Sheffield Wednesday to win a thrilling Steel City derby.

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  • UFC’s Dana White Destroys Boxing & Floyd Mayweather
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    “Boxing fans show up to see Floyd Mayweather not fight,” UFC president Dana White said. “This guy will run around in circles … you’re going to pay $55, $60 to see ‘Dancing With the Stars’ with Mayweather again.”

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  • Disney Confirms ‘Tron Legacy’ Game in Work
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    According to The Latino Review, Disney producer Steven Lisberger confirmed that a video game is being developed for release with next winter’s long-awaited release of Tron Legacy

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  • Blizzard Offers Look Inside WoW At GDC
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    Yesterday morning at GDC Austin, Blizzard’s J. Allen Brack and Frank Pearce took to the stage to finally give a peek inside the inner workings of World of Warcraft. Tipping the scales at around 4,600 people utilizing 20,000 computer systems and 1.3 petabytes of storage, Blizzard has created a raging behemoth. The Online Network services group alone has “data centers from Texas to Seoul, and monitor over 13,250 server blades, 75,000 cpu cores, and (more…)

  • Soccer Player Kicks Opponent in the Face
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    Soccer players get a lot of crap, deservedly, for faking injuries to add time to the game. This is not one of those fake injuries.

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  • Pirate Bay Buyer Sued For Bankruptcy
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    pharazon writes “Global Gaming Factory (GGF), the prospective buyer of file-sharing site The Pirate Bay, has been sued in the Stockholm District Court for bankruptcy due to an unpaid debt of up to 1.4 million SEK (Swedish Crowns, roughly 200k USD). The issuer is GGF’s trading partner, Advatar Systems. GGF was recently de-listed from the Aktietorget.se equity market due to financial and reporting failures, but was able to re-list later. The Swedish (more…)

  • Fabregas anger at Adebayor tackle
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    Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas says Man City’s Emmanuel Adebayor should have been sent off for a foul on him during their fiery meeting on Saturday.

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  • Obama Needs an Olympic Mind
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    The 2016 Olympics will be awarded in two weeks. Chicago’s chances may well hinge on whether Obama shows up in Copenhagen to make the sales pitch…

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  • ‘The Beatles: Rock Band’ going fast
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    Limited edition version might not be available at year’s end.

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