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  • Argentina march past poor Greece
    By on June 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Argentina beat an unambitious Greece side to top Group B, with South Korea also progressing to the knockout stages.

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  • Stunning Tron: Evolution E3 Trailer From E3 2010
    By on June 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Disney’s new movie tie-in game features some gorgeous cut-scenes that are shown off in this trailer. About Time we get a return of Tron! Hopefully it doesn’t suck like all the other movie to games…

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  • VLC 1.1 Forced To Drop Shoutcast Due To AOL Anti-OSS Provision
    By on June 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The folks over at VideoLAN are in the process of releasing version 1.1.0 of VLC, and one of the major changes is the removal of SHOUTcast, a media-streaming module from AOL-owned Nullsoft. “During the last year, the VLC developers have received several injunctions by e-mail from employees at AOL, asking us to either comply to a license not compatible with free software or remove the SHOUTcast capability in VLC.” Within the license is a clause prohibiting (more…)

  • Mariners’ Bullpen Catcher Finds Love in Safeco Field Stands
    By on June 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    It’s wedding season and the Seattle Mariners need some positive headlines, so how about a nice love story involving baseball today?

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  • Barritt & Dowson in England boost
    By on June 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Saracens centre Brad Barritt and Northampton number eight Phil Dowson will start for England against New Zealand Maori in Napier on Wednesday.

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  • Why Teenagers Get Acne
    By on June 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Your skin does lots of things to keep you healthy. But when it comes to zits and pimples, it’s the oil glands that are to blame. Here are 6 things to know about where acne comes from, and how to prevent it. 

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  • Cord blood transplants a viable option in leukemia
    By on June 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Adult patients with leukemia fare just as well when they get stem cell transplants taken from a cord blood bank as they do from a well-suited adult donor, U.S. researchers said on Tuesday.

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  • Allen Iverson Announces He Is Planning a Comeback
    By on June 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    There is just no quit in Allen Iverson. After what appeared to be an impending retirement after leaving the 76ers indefinitely last season due to an illness with his daughter, Iverson today announced he will be attempting a comeback to the NBA next season.

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  • New Zealand secure historic Italy draw
    By on June 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    New Zealand achieve the greatest result in their history by holding defending World Cup champions Italy to a 1-1 draw.

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  • UK’s RIAA Goes After Google Using the US DMCA
    By on June 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader passes along a DMCA takedown notice directed at Google and authored by the British Phonographic Industry, Britain’s equivalent of the RIAA. P2pnet identifies the BPI as the outfit that “contributed to the British government’s Digital Economy bill, complete with its ACTA Three Strikes and you’re Off The Net element, with hardly a murmur from the UK lamescream media.” Are there any precedents for a UK trade organization attempting (more…)