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  • The Top Ten Women of Gaming (video)
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    It’s not a matter of “if,” but “where,” will Joanna Dark get ranked?

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  • Hines Ward Wins Another Trophy
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    As if SuperBowl MVP wasn’t enough, Ward had to take the Dancing with the Star Championship.

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  • Note To Cheaters: Next Time Hire the Brains
    By on May 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “A man and his accomplice are accused of cheating on a Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) by using a wireless pinhole camera and cellphone to send realtime images of the exam questions to a team of people supplying the ‘correct’ answers. One problem: the ‘answer team’ was tricked into the job by being told they were taking a test to qualify them as MCAT tutors. There were several clues the ‘tutor exam’ was bogus, including (more…)

  • What the heck is happening with OpenOffice? | ZDNet
    By on May 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Oracle abandoned OpenOffice, but now it seems, thanks to IBM, that it may live on with another organisation.

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  • Chinese Military Admits Existence of Cyberwarfare Unit
    By on May 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    InfiniteZero writes “China has admitted for the first time that it had poured massive investment into the formation of a 30-strong commando unit of cyberwarriors — a team supposedly trained to protect the People’s Liberation Army from outside assault on its networks.”

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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  • Scottie Pippen Says LeBron James is Better than Michael Jordan
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    Scottie Pippen says LeBron James may be the greatest player ever

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  • David Beckham Can Never Be This Accurate
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    75 year old tries to hit the crossbar 5 times in a row

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  • Codemasters Hit By Hackers
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    It seems that stealing passwords is the new craze: The UK publisher Codemasters is the latest to get hit by an attack on its servers.

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  • Apple’s iOS 4 Hardware Encryption Cracked
    By on May 25, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    adeelarshad82 writes “Russian company ElcomSoft is claiming to have cracked the 256-bit hardware encryption Apple uses to protect the data on iOS 4 devices, and is offering software that allows anyone to do it. ElcomSoft can now gain full access to what is stored on a gadget such as the iPhone 4. This includes historical information such as geolocation data, browsing history, call history, text messages and emails, usernames, and passwords.”

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  • How Traveller’s Tales have followed the Yellow Brick Road to Success
    By on May 25, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Traveller’s Tales is building its Lego empire brick by franchise endorsed brick. It is a simple enough formula that they follow for each and every game; popular movie franchise multiplied by a charming Lego universe added to simple video game action and puzzles equals success.

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