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  • An In-Depth Preview of Final Fantasy XIV
    By on August 24, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Square Enix tries again to have an online Final Fantasy MMORPG but unlike Final Fantaxy XI, things are more improved and a more positive outcome.

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  • ‘Leap Seconds’ May Be Eliminated From UTC
    By on August 24, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    angry tapir writes “Sparking a fresh round of debate over an ongoing issue in time-keeping circles, the International Telecommunications Union is considering eliminating leap seconds from the time scale used by most computer systems, Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Since their introduction in 1971, leap seconds have proved problematic for at least a few software programs. The leap second added on to the end of 2008, for instance, caused Oracle cluster (more…)

  • Pulis unhappy with keeper Begovic
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    Stoke boss Tony Pulis has criticises Asmir Begovic after the keeper refuses to play for the club in their Carling Cup second-round win over Shrewsbury.

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  • Roger Clemens to Be Indicted for Perjury in Doping Testimony
    By on August 24, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Roger Clemens will be indicted on charges of making false statements to Congress about his use of performance-enhancing drugs, according to people briefed on the case.

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  • First “International Observe the Moon Night”
    By on August 24, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The moon may be shrinking, but it’s still a big enough ball of fun to warrant its own night in the limelight.On September 18 people around the planet will be gathering for the first ever International Observe the Moon Night, a global event meant to get people excited about lunar science and exploration. The whole thing started with a national…..

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  • Halo Reach Leaked To Filesharing Sites
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    Stoobalou writes “What appears to be the full version of Bungie’s Halo Reach game has turned up on a number of file sharing sites. The hotly-anticipated multi-player shooter had been hosted on a private area of the Microsoft Live site in order for journalists to preview the release, but Microsoft has admitted that a security breach has meant that pirates have been able to bypass personal download codes given to writers. Disk images of the game are (more…)