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  • Woodward to leave board at Leicester
    By on November 25, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments


    World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward is to stand down from the Leicester Tigers board after six years.

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  • AUDIO: Warren criticises British boxing board
    By on May 9, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Boxing promoter Frank Warren has defended his fighter Dereck Chisora’s right to fight former heavyweight champion David Haye in July.

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  • Yahoo Board Director Patti Hart Stepping Down Over Thompson Scandal
    By on May 9, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    concertina226 writes “Yahoo has announced that board member Patti Hart, who led the committee that hired CEO Scott Thompson, will be stepping down. Hart has been under fire for overseeing the hiring of Thompson, whose resume wasn’t fully vetted. I know some of you on Slashdot think that Scott Thompson didn’t do anything wrong by claiming he had a computer science degree on his CV when he doesn’t, but don’t you think it’s kind of weird (more…)

  • Board condemns Haye-Chisora fight
    By on May 9, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    British boxing chiefs condemn the proposed fight between David Haye and Dereck Chisora and threaten to remove the licence of anyone involved.

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  • Panasonic’s World’s Largest HD Video Board Unveiled At NC Raceway
    By on May 15, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    World records are fun, aren’t they? Particularly when you’re talking about the world record for something as awe-inspiring as the planet’s largest high-definition video board. Those that have watched a Cowboys game recently know just how giant the HD video display is that hangs within the confines of the new Cowboys Stadium, but it’ll be NASCAR…

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  • Seemed Like A Good Idea On The Drawing Board (Video)
    By on March 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    I’m not so sure if they thought this out well enough.

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  • Pixel Inventor Goes Back To the Drawing Board
    By on July 7, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    lawpoop writes “Russell Kirsch, inventor of the square pixel, goes back to the drawing board. In the 1950s, he was part of a team that developed the square pixel. ‘”Squares was the logical thing to do,” Kirsch says. “Of course, the logical thing was not the only possibility but we used squares. It was something very foolish that everyone in the world has been suffering from ever since.’ Now retired and living in Portland, Oregon, Kirsch recently set (more…)

  • Are Board Games a Threat to Video Games?
    By on February 8, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    One toy company analyst thinks that video games are on their way down, while board games are on their way up.

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  • Intel Demos 32nm Clarkdales CPUs With On-Board Graphics
    By on September 24, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    The processors will feature multi-chip packages, & the CPU and GPU won’t be merged on a single die. The IGP will be called the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD, and is derived from existing Intel graphics products. We’re told the new core will offer much improved performance–somewhere in the neighborhood of 50%+ higher than the current X4500HD.

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  • Cowboys’ video board prompts quick revision of NFL rule book
    By on September 3, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Punts will apparently routinely be striking the bottom of the massive screen that looms 90 feet above the field at Jerry Jones’ new stadium. The league’s solution: Replay the down.

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