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  • Offset Bad Code, With Bad Code Offsets
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    An anonymous reader writes “Two weeks ago, The Daily WTF’s Alex Papadimoulis announced Bad Code Offsets, a join venture between many big names in the software development community (including StackOverflow’s Jeff Atwood and Jon Skeet and SourceGear’s Eric Sink). The premise is that you can offset bad code by purchasing Bad Code Offsets (much in the same way a carbon-footprint is offset). The profits are donated to Free Software projects which work (more…)



  • Robin Williams plays Call of Duty, named his daughter Zelda
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    While Robin Williams guested on Fallon’s show this week, he asked the hairy-handed comedian about his gaming habits – some of which we’ve covered in the past – and found out that not only does the man play his fair share of Call of Duty, but he also named his daughter “Zelda” after … well, the Princess Zelda.

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  • EFF Wants To Know If the Feds Are Cyberstalking
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    rossendryv writes “The Electronic Frontier Foundation and UC Berkeley’s Samuelson Center filed suit in California’s Northern District, asking the court to force a number of government agencies to hand over any documents they have concerning the use of social networking sites as part of investigative procedures.”

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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  • Blackburn beat Chelsea on penalties
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    Gael Kakuta misses a decisive kick as Blackburn knock Chelsea out of the Carling Cup.

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