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  • Millwall promoted to Championship
    By on May 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Millwall captain Paul Robinson’s strike edges out Swindon and earns the Lions a 1-0 win in the League One play-off final at Wembley.

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  • Saving the world, one hit point at a time
    By on May 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Can half a billion dedicated gamers battle poverty, war and disease, for an Epic win? An increasingly popular genre of online games are being designed to deal with real-world issues. Gamers’ skills could be applied to solving real-world challenges in these so called “serious games”.

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  • Tiki Barber’s Wife Bans Him From Hospital Delivery Room
    By on May 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Tiki Barber’s decision to ‘hire’ a summer intern cost him a lot of embarrassing publicity last month. Now it has cost him much more than that: the chance to be on hand for the birth of his twin girls.

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  • Prem final – Leicester v Saracens
    By on May 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Team news ahead of Saturday’s Guinness Premiership final at Twickenham.

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  • America’s Scariest Highways
    By on May 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    To identify the nation’s scariest highways we sought advice from Sedenquist and Edwards, as well as from Marree Forbes (no affiliation with Forbes Inc.), who runs the site American Driving Vacations, and Robert Dolezal, author of The Most Scenic Drives in America: 120 Spectacular Road Trips.

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  • Earthlink Announces It Must Honor Comcast Cap
    By on May 29, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    LostCluster writes “For those in Comcast territory, a popular way to get around Comcast’s 250 GB monthly cap was to sign up for EarthLink Powered by Comcast Service, where there was no cap. Forget about that…. Earthlink just posted an FAQ explaining that Comcast will enforce the cap against Earthlink customers starting July 1.”

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  • Tito Ortiz Neck Surgery on Video
    By on May 28, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Tito Ortiz had to back out of his fight with Chuck Liddell and leave as coach of The Ultimate Fighter. He needed surgery on his neck. Well in an odd move, he’s posted the actual surgery on the web.

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  • Re-examining Lost: Via Domus after the series finale (Game)
    By on May 28, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The critically-panned and commercially-unsuccessful video game iteration of Lost was declared non-canon by producers and focused on a character never seen on the show. In light of the program’s ambiguous finale, has Lost: Via Domus found a place in the franchise’s narrative arc?

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  • Big Baby Davis Knocked Out by a NASTY Elbow (video)
    By on May 27, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Glen “Big Baby” Davis got knocked out by Dwight Howard’s Elbow. The hit was so hard that it dislodged one of Davis’ teeth. Ouch.

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  • iPhone’s PIN-Based Security Transparent To Ubuntu
    By on May 27, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    ndogg writes “Security experts found that the iPhone 3GS has very little security, even with a PIN set up. They plugged one into Ubuntu 10.04, and it was automounted with almost all of the iPhone’s data exposed. This has been reported to Apple, but the company seems to be having difficulty reproducing the problem.”

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