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All the cool stuff that’s not really news, but is still awesome.

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Clean Install on Vista? Yes You Can!

Some people have been losing sleep over the "what if" question of upgrading to Windows Vista, and having it screw up. Then not having the option to go back to Windows XP because Windows Vista ate their license... Continued
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We Missed the Palm Pilot’s Birthday?

I don't know how we missed it, but January 29th was the 11th anniversary of the official unveiling of the first Palm Pilot. It was launched in the fall of 96' but this guy says there was an event calle... Continued
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A Prettier Pirate?

Arrrrrrrr! No, we're not talking Johnny Depp! One of the most visited bit torrent trackers on the internet, if not the most infamous, got a facelift recently. The addition of AJAX to the features o... Continued
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Vista: Ready to Melt Your Face Off

Whether you like it or not, Windows Vista is going to be here on Tuesday. It will affect fan-boys and haters alike, because Microsoft orders their ampilifiers custom, with knobs that go up to eleven. The laun... Continued
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The Pope: Not a Video Game Fan

I guess the "Holy One" hasn't played the Nintendo Wii yet. Someone get this man a Wii... VATICAN CITY (Reuters) -- Pope Benedict said on Wednesday that the media were "perverse" and harmed children when they ... Continued
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MegaTechNews Software Updated

MegaTechNews just got updated to the latest version of Wordpress. Thanks to Stephen for the heads up. If you folks notice anything weird after the upgrade, please let us know in the comments.... Continued
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Humans NEED to Play Video Games

For real? Sweet! I wonder if we'll see people at work using doctors notes to justify gaming at their desks... NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Playing video games can satisfy deep psychological needs and, at leas... Continued
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A Robot Too Scary To Show Kids?

Well, it's true. "Mo" the robot gets no love. Apparently his "Terminator" good looks don't rub off on everyone well... Behold Morgui. The robot was built by Kevin Warwick, a well-known UK roboticist at the... Continued