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

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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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MySpace Gets Hit With Blame Stick

With all the media attention about Online Predators using MySpace to lure kids and teens, it was only a matter of time till someone stirred the shark tank... Four families have sued News Corp. and its MySpac... Continued
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The Wii Laptop

If you liked the Xbox 360 laptop, then you'll love this... Ben Heck, creator of the Xbox 360 laptop has taken his Mad Skillz to the Wii and has done another impressive job. Source: Ben Heck... 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
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Starship Enterprise: Floppy Disk Edition

From the land of things that bored people do, this one is up there. I don't even think it looks like the Starship Enterprise, but oh well, whatever. At least the floppy disk becomes useful once again.... Continued
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Cellphone Sets Man on Fire

Holy crap! I keep my cellphone in my pants! This poor guy got torched when his phone caught on fire in his pocket. I just hope he had it somewhere else other than his pants pockets... VALLEJO, California (... Continued
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Attention Bloggers: WordPress 2.07 is Out!

Wordpress strongly recommends users to upgrade to their latest version 2.07. MegaTechNews has just done the upgrade and everything seems OK so far. If it isn't doing OK, please post and let us know. Recent... Continued
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The Porn Industry Has Spoken! HD DVD Wins!

This isn't the first time that the Porn Industry has stepped in to save us from multiple competing formats... Quite famously in the war between Betamax and VHS the latter won especially because the adult ind... Continued
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Wii-Mote Gets an Upgrade!

For all those people that can't quite seem to keep those Wii-Motes in their hands, tossing them at TV's and other things, NYKO unveiled a new charging dock that includes upgraded battery covers that are... Continued