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  • 10 Unforgettable Football Scandals
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    With football season in full swing, the headlines seem to be focusing just as much on players’ off-the-field behavior as on their on-the-field moves. Just this month, a female sports reporter was allegedly sexually harassed in the New York Jets’ locker room during an interview, then Jets wide receiver Braylon Edwards was arrested on DUI charges in Manhattan. But the New York team is far from the only one with problems. Here are 10 unforgettable examples (more…)

  • The Inside Story of Microsoft’s ‘Project Natal’
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    Lanxon writes “Wired has published a lengthy behind-the-scenes feature documenting the inception, development and technological struggles of Microsoft’s Project Natal, now known as Kinect. The feature is the result of conversations the magazine had with a number of key developers and researchers behind the project, and unprecedented access to Microsoft Research in a number of countries, over the course of three years.”

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  • Microsoft discounts Xbox Live subscriptions before rate hike
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    Microsoft is offering a renewal discount before the November Xbox Live price increase, offering players two years of service plus…