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  • Anonymous Goes After GodHatesFags.com
    By on February 18, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    An anonymous reader writes “Anonymous is now recognised as a serious force to be taken seriously, but its activities aren’t confined to mass global protests, as the Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas, is discovering, according to p2pnet. Says the Examiner, ‘Fred Phelps’ Westboro Baptist Church is infamous for their “Love Crusades,” obnoxious displays of insensitivity and homophobia at the funerals of fallen American soldiers. The controversial (more…)



  • The Big Idea: Concussions
    By on February 18, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Even small hits to the head can lead to brain deterioration. The NFL is seeking solutions.

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  • Kubica recovering after final op
    By on February 18, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Robert Kubica is out of intensive care following his third and final operation in the wake of the horrifying rallying crash he suffered in Italy 12 days ago.

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  • 25 Bone-Breaking Trampoline Fails
    By on February 18, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Watch these idiots learn about gravity the hard way.

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  • NFL Owners Want Players To Finance $3.6 Billion Increase In Team Values
    By on February 16, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    National Football League owners want players to exclude an additional $1 billion a year from compensation as part of a new collective bargaining agreement. During the 2009 season our figures show that the league’s 32 teams had a combined operating margin (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization as a [...]

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  • Scotland confirm Brazil friendly
    By on February 16, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Scotland will play a friendly with Brazil at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium on Sunday 27 March.

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  • Facebook-Direct Phones — and Facebook Right On the SIM
    By on February 15, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Gemalto, a Dutch digital security company, has announced Facebook for SIM at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company’s software development team has effectively shrunk Facebook down so that it fits onto a standard SIM card, enabling anyone with a GSM phone to enjoy the service even if without a data plan. In fact, the company is claiming the Facebook application is compatible with 100 percent of SIM-compliant (more…)

  • This New 360 Game Comes with a Vibrator (Pic + Video)
    By on February 15, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Eroge mastermind Romeo Tanaka is updating the Japanese adult visual novel Cross Channel (which saw a PC release in 2003, a PS2 update in 2004, and a PSP port of the PS2 game last year in Japan with the new subtitle Of All People) with a 360 version. This 360 update of the PSP game, titled Cross Channel ~ In Memory of All People ~ will feature “original post-game scenarios, additional CG images, additional voice, and more over the PSP version.” And (more…)

  • EFF: What Congress Can Learn from the Recent ICE Seizures
    By on February 15, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    As a reminder, COICA would give the government dramatic new copyright enforcement powers, most notably the ability to meddle with the Internet’s domain name system (DNS) and make entire websites effectively disappear, along with noninfringing content and lawful speech.

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  • Editorial: Music games are dead, long live music games
    By on February 13, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Activision Blizzard may have pulled the plug on Guitar Hero this week, but the music genre can still survive. Music game aficionado Dave Rudden pontificates on how Rock Band–with the help of a few other arms of the gaming and music industries–can save it.

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