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Microsoft/MS Windows turned 30 years old!

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/. reported that Windows just turned 30 years old yesterday. It has a few links as well.

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X to Close

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About a year ago, Reddit share an over 1.75 years old Medium article on the designs and histories of X buttons -- "X's are everywhere in user interface (UI) design. A powerful symbol, [x] is capable of closing windows and popups, toolbars and tabs and anything else that might otherwise be cluttering up your screen.

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The life and death of the creative computer virus.

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HardOCP shared a Hopes&Fears article showing "The life and death of the creative computer virus -- The early 90's were a renaissance for a certain type of computer virus. Today, we think of a virus as an insidious thing that hides and wreaks various forms of havoc like destroying a nuclear facility; never peaking its head up intentionally. But there was a time when viruses were more playful and made their presence known with creative and occasionally funny graphics or animations via 'payloads.' We recreated the payloads of old school viruses..."

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Demo(nstration)s -- The new danger of humanity.

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Pouet has a short and hilarious 6.5 minutes video documentary on the demo(nstration) scene on how it is "the new danger of humanity." Be sure to

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The Story You Never Knew (in Video Games)

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Treesicle's YouTube channel has a playlist on "The Story You Never Knew -- An In-Depth and Comedic Look at Your Favorite Video Game Characters."

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Steve Jobs 2 and Bill Gates 2

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VideoSift shared an old funny and dark 42 seconds YouTube video showing old announcements from Apple and Microsoft of new versions of Steve Jobs and Bill Gates.

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Devhumor -- Funny things that programmers do.

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[12:59pm] [Ant> heh: http://www.reddit.com/r/devhumor/top/
12:59PM [Willie> [ top scoring links : devhumor ] - www.reddit.com
[12:59pm] [Ant> Lots of funnies!
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01:08PM [Mousey> http://devhumor.com/
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Free online gaming gone crazy! - Over 2,000 retro games!

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Oops, your BUSY and forgetful ant forgot to post this over the weekend about Indie Retro News' links even more than 2,000 retro video games to play online in the (new/lat)est web browsers.

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World of Warcraft (WoW): Looking for Group Documentary

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Yesterday, an 1 hour and 1.75 minutes YouTube video (has some cussings) was released to show "World of Warcraft: Looking for Group Documentary -- An all-new documentary celebrating 10 years of adventure, camaraderie, and /dancing on mailboxes all around Azeroth.

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Command & Conquer (C&C) Trivia

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CNCNZ.com shared a five/5 pages article titled "Command & Conquer (C&C) Trivia ... one of the biggest and longest running franchises in gaming history. With a grand legacy, and a cult following, there is bound to be something about your favourite franchise that you don’t know.

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