Logo Background

» 2010 » November

  • Six Settings We Want In Assassin’s Creed 3
    By on November 13, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Assassin’s Creed is a great franchise- that is, of course, an understatement. What makes the series so great, though, is that fact that it recreates all its locations perfectly, exactly as they would have been in the medieval ages, building an atmosphere that no other game has ever featured before. Jerusalem, Damascus, Acre in Assassin’s Creed and Tuscany, Forli, Venice and Rome in Assassin’s Creed II brilliantly recreated the cities as they (more…)



  • Byrne feared for Wales future
    By on November 13, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Lee Byrne is back in the Wales team earlier than expected from a broken hand but admits he had feared for his international future.

    More…

  • Obama May Toughen Internet Privacy Rules
    By on November 12, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “The Obama administration is considering plans to step up policing of Internet privacy issues and to establish a new position to direct the effort, reports the WSJ, which cites unnamed sources. Any push for stronger federal oversight over online privacy is likely to be welcomed by privacy advocates increasingly concerned about the data-collection and data-sharing practices of big Internet and marketing companies. High profile cases such (more…)

  • US Army Develops Tooth Cleaning Gum
    By on November 12, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    pryoplasm writes “To help deal with some of the hygiene issues on the battlefield, the US Army worked on a gum to take the place of brushing your teeth. This might be eventually released and marketed to the public. While there are many gums out there that aren’t so detrimental to your teeth, this one promises actually to help them out.”

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

    More…

  • Banned Barton ‘sorry’ for punch
    By on November 12, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton accepts a violent conduct charge after punching Morten Gamst Pedersen at St James’ Park and apologises to the Blackburn Rovers player.

    More…

  • Kinect May Be Listening To You Without You Knowing It
    By on November 12, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The Microsoft Kinect may be eavesdropping on you, listening to your most intimate, personal conversations without you even knowing about it. If you’re not careful, Kinect will broadcast audio from your home to anyone who’s playing video games with you.

    More…

  • Godzilla vs Ultraman
    By on November 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Did I mention that this is Godzilla vs Ultraman?

    More…

  • The 5 Harshest Benchings in Recent NFL History
    By on November 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Losing your job is never easy. Just ask these five NFL stars.

    More…

  • Gold Nanoparticles Turn Trees Into Streetlights
    By on November 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Street lights are an important part of our urban infrastructure — they light our way home and make the roads safe at night. But what if we could create natural street lights that don’t need electricity to power them? A group of scientists in Taiwan recently discovered that placing gold nanoparticles within the leaves of trees causes them to give off a luminous reddish glow. The idea of using trees to replace street (more…)

  • FA may punish Barton for ‘punch’
    By on November 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Joey Barton could be punished retrospectively by the Football Association after allegedly punching Blackburn’s Morten Gamst Pedersen in Newcastle’s defeat at St James’ Park.

    More…