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  • I’m right for Reading – McDermott
    By on November 30, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments


    Reading manager Brian McDermott says he is convinced the club’s fortunes are about to turn and that he can keep them in the Premier League.

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  • Firefox 20 Will Finally Fix Private Browsing Mode
    By on November 30, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    darthcamaro writes “Unlike every other major browser vendor, Mozilla today does not allow users to have their private mode browser window open at the same time as a regular browser window. That’s now set to change. This is a flaw that has been in Bugzilla since 2008 and has been the subject of heated discussion for years.”

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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  • Gameplay: the Missing Ingredient In Most Games
    By on November 26, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Game designer Tadhg Kelly has an article discussing the direction the games industry has taken over the past several years. Gaming has become more of a business, and in doing so, become more of a science as well. When maximizing revenue is a primary concern, development studios try to reduce successful game designs to individual elements, then naively seek to add those elements to whatever game they’re working (more…)

  • Garth Crooks’s team of the week
    By on November 25, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Do you agree with our football expert’s side this week?

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  • That Was Fast: Leahy Drops Warrantless E-mail Surveillance Bill
    By on November 21, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Presto Vivace writes “Under the right conditions, online activism can be very effective. U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy has already abandoned his warrantless e-mail surveillance bill we discussed this morning. ‘The Vermont Democrat said today on Twitter that he would “not support such an exception” for warrantless access. … A vote on the proposal in the Senate Judiciary committee, which Leahy chairs, is scheduled for next Thursday. The amendments (more…)

  • VIDEO: Beckham’s England highs and lows
    By on November 20, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    BBC Sport takes a look back at the highs and lows of David Beckham’s illustrious international career.

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  • Senegal angry over Cisse absence
    By on November 15, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Newcastle manager Alan Pardew says Papiss Cisse may miss Saturday’s game with Swansea because of a row with Senegal.

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  • Woz Worries Microsoft Is Now More Innovative Than Apple
    By on November 15, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    First time accepted submitter yvajj writes “According to a techcrunch interview, Woz believes that Microsoft is now more innovative than Apple. Per the interview, it seems as though Apple is now just doing newer versions of the iPhone, and are potentially headed into a rut. Another gem from Woz is the fact that he treats all new hardware as something new to learn from and does not approach it with any preconceptions (irrespective of who (more…)

  • VIDEO: The moment Ennis won Olympic gold
    By on November 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Watch the moment Jess Ennis secures a memorable heptathlon gold

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  • Nike+ FuelBand: Possibly a Big Security Hole For Your Life
    By on November 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    MojoKid writes “Nike+ FuelBand is a $149 wristband with LED display that tracks your daily activity, tells you how many calories you’ve burned, lets you know how much fuel you have left in the tank, and basically keeps track of ‘every move you make.’ If you think that sounds like a privacy nightmare waiting to happen, it pretty much is. A source directly connected to Nike reported an amusing, albeit startling anecdote about a guy who got (more…)