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  • County cricket club-by-club guide
    By on April 5, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    BBC Sport radio commentators assess the prospects for the teams ahead of the 2014 season


  • Book Review: OpenCL Programming Guide
    By on January 20, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    asgard4 writes “In recent years GPUs have become powerful computing devices whose power is not only used to generate pretty graphics on screen but also to perform heavy computation jobs that were exclusively reserved for high performance super computers in the past. Considering the vast diversity and rapid development cycle of GPUs from different vendors, it is not surprising that the ecosystem of programming environments has flourished (more…)

  • Your Kinect Launch Guide – List of Upcoming Games for Kinect!
    By on November 5, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Every game coming at launch and in development, all in one place.


  • A Video Guide To Akihabara
    By on September 26, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    freaklabs writes “Tokyo Hackerspace just put up a video guide to Akihabara in Tokyo, an area that’s densely populated with electronics components shops. We get a lot of questions about where to go over there and also requests for guided tours so we figured it’s probably best just to up videos, descriptions, and Google map markers. It was always difficult to tell people where to go since the places are hard to find so we’re hoping this makes it easier (more…)

  • A Memorial Day Guide to Not Becoming Shark Food
    By on May 31, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    With millions flocking to the beach to soak up the sun on the holiday weekend, a new study shows some crucial ways to make sure you don’t end up as prey for a shark.


  • A Visual Guide To The Role-Playing Games
    By on May 27, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    In case you needed a quick primer on the who’s who and what’s what of the role-playing genre, or just want something pretty to hang on the fridge, here’s The Kotaku Genre Guide to Role-Playing Games.


  • Mark McGwire’s Guide to Hitting
    By on January 15, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The once single-season home-run king gives us a glimpse at his innovative strategy as the new hitting coach for the St. Louis Cardinals. Seems simple enough.


  • Guide to 2012 Presidential Elections
    By on December 4, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    If you are anything like me and every single news channel and every single ***** with a blog, you’ve no doubt been wondering about the upcoming 2012 elections. As a political scientist, I know that it is never too early to speculate about elections. Surely, you must have many if not all of the same burning questions as I do: Who will run?


  • George Romero to Write His Definitive Guide to Zombies
    By on October 3, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Filmmaker George Romero birthed the modern zombie, and now he’s finally ready to reveal all the secrets of the walking dead. In his first novel, Romero will explain the full capabilities of the undead and how the zombie plague began.


  • Vintage Sexism: 1943 Guide to Hiring Women
    By on September 28, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    This gem is from the July 1943 issue of Transportation Magazine, written for male supervisors of women during World War II. These were “helpful tips” on supervising women at work…