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  • id Software Demos Rage On iPhone, Releases Source Code For Two Games
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    glenkim writes “Kotaku has posted their liveblog of the QuakeCon 2010 keynote, with some big announcements by game developer and Slashdot regular John Carmack. Highlights include a video of the id Tech 5 engine (aka Rage) running on the iPhone 4G at 60fps, with claims that it also runs on the iPhone 3GS. Carmack noted that performance on the iPhone was able to ‘kill anything done on the Xbox or PlayStation 2.’ He also announced the source code release (more…)



  • Italian Mafia Thanks God For New Boss
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    “Mobsters don’t just ‘use’ religion, in order to increase consensus and complicity for their actions,” said Dino, who bases her work on extensive interviews with former mafiosi. By “adopting pseudo-religious rituals or sitting in the first rows of pews at masses and processions,” mobsters, “set themselves as models” for other people.

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  • Young poised to stay with Villa
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    Ashley Young looks increasingly likely to stay at Aston Villa, BBC Sport understands.

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  • Blue Jays’ Morrow Loses No-Hitter in 9th, Strikes Out 17
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    The Blue Jays’ Brandon Morrow lost a no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth inning on an infield single by Evan Longoria, then struck out his 17th batter of the game to finish off a 1-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday.

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  • Man Utd set to sign striker Bebe
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    Manchester United sign Portuguese striker Bebe for an undisclosed fee, subject to a medical.

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