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  • Ubisoft vs. the Pirates (PIC)
    By on March 17, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Did we mention that many legitimate Assassin’s Creed 2 owners are STILL being boned by Ubisoft’s dead servers, while the pirates that cracked the DRM have been able to play the game from day one?

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  • Science and the Shortcomings of Statistics
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    Kilrah_il writes “The linked article provides a short summary of the problems scientists have with statistics. As an intern, I see it many times: Doctors do lots of research but don’t have a clue when it comes to statistics — and in the social science area, it’s even worse. From the article: ‘Even when performed correctly, statistical tests are widely misunderstood and frequently misinterpreted. As a result, countless conclusions in the scientific (more…)

  • Twilight: The Drinking Game
    By on March 17, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Let’s face facts here, folks: Twilight is not very good, and there’s no way that we’re getting through it sober.

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  • Tiger Woods to return to golf at the Masters
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    In a statement Tuesday, Tiger Woods said he will play at Augusta National after a four-month hiatus because of a sex scandal.

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  • Japan To Standardize Electric Vehicle Chargers
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    JoshuaInNippon writes “Four major Japanese car manufacturers and one power company (Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, and Tokyo Electric) have teamed up with over 150 business and government entities in Japan to form a group to promote standardization in electric vehicle chargers and charging stations. The group hopes to leverage current Japanese electric vehicle technology and spread standardization throughout the country, as well as aim towards (more…)