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  • UpBot Goes Up (Flash Game)
    By on April 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    Simple, elegant yet surprisingly tough puzzle game. Touch the coloured bots to move them to the targets. Bots can push other bots. That’s it!

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  • 10 Most Overrated Records in Professional Team Sports
    By on April 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    In sports, people are enamored with records. Home run chases become national news, and sporting news outlets like ESPN get enamored with any active attempt at a record. However, some records that are held in high esteem are overrated…

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  • Developing Android Apps Visually, In 3 parts
    By on April 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Dr. Dobb’s has a three-part blog (all three parts are up; this is part 1) about using App Inventor. The focus isn’t so much on the technology but rather the discussion of ‘can visual development let anyone program?’ If so, is App Inventor really visual development? And should we be teaching real programmers about visual development. Most of the conclusions are in part 3. As a byproduct, they show you how to put App Inventor (more…)

  • Why do Americans still dislike atheists? – The Washington Post
    By on April 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Anti-atheist discrimination is stunning. Is this knee-jerk dislike of atheists warranted? Not even close.

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  • Olympic ticket demand passes 20m
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    London 2012 organisers reveal they received applications for more than 20 million tickets from 1.8 million people for the Olympic Games.

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  • Feds To Remotely Uninstall Bot From Some PCs
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “Federal authorities will remotely uninstall the Coreflood botnet Trojan from some infected Windows PCs over the next four weeks. Coreflood will be removed from infected computers only when the owners have been identified by the DOJ and they have submitted an authorization form to the FBI. The DOJ’s plan to uninstall Coreflood is the latest step in a coordinated campaign to cripple the botnet, which controls more than 2 million compromised (more…)

  • The 7 Best Attempts By Fans To Distract Opposing Players
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    This sounds like potential fan history in the making. If these Pacers devotees pull this off, there’ll be photos of them wallpapering the Internet tomorrow and it’ll look so much cooler than Heat fans all dressed as Don Johnson.

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  • Guantanamo Doctors Ignored Signs of Prisoner Torture, Group Says
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    U.S. military doctors at Guantanamo Bay ignored signs of torture at the military prison and failed to investigate physical and psychological injuries they observed there, according to a study in the medical journal PLoS Medicine.

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  • Editorial: Beyond the Frontier
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Space sims aren’t the high-profile releases that they once were, but Egosoft’s X: Rebirth hopes to reinvent the genre. What caused it to fall from mainstream favor?

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  • 9 Highest Paid Entertainment CEOs
    By on April 25, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    rom Discovery Communications’ David Zaslav to News Corp.’s Rupert Murdoch, here are CEOs who made the most money.

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