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Do you like video and computer game's automatic save points?

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The Gravity Gun -- A real-life Half-Life 2 short video.

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VideoSift shared a four minutes and 40 seconds YouTube video showing a real life Half-Life 2 game video -- "The Gravity Gun ... Witness the origin of the gravity gun! ..."

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Over A Third of Americans Confess to Verbal or Physical Abuse of Their Computers

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Crucial press release says "over a third of Americans confess to verbal or physical abuse of their computers -- Crucial.com reveals the extent of frustration, anger, and helplessness felt by Americans when faced with computer problems..."

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The Weird Error Message Gallery

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DOS486.com currently has four pages showing screen captures/shots of "The Weird Error Message Gallery" from various software and web sites.

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Twelve/12 Games That Existed Just to Sell You Junk Food

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Wired, with its twelve/12 screen shots/captures gallery (view all at once), takes a "look at the semi-secret history of junk food and videogames" since the early days of video games.

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Placebo Buttons

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This almost 2.5 years old You Are Not So Smart article tells about "Placebo Buttons -- The Misconception: All buttons placed around you do your bidding. The Truth: Many public buttons are only there to comfort you..."

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The Legend of The Oregon Trail

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Mental Floss/mental_floss tells the story how "three student teachers changed the educational game industry from inside a janitor's closet..." with Oregon Trail game.

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Modern/Recent Video Games' Bloopers, Glitches & Silly Stuff

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This YouTube channel shows Machinima's video collection of "Bloopers, Glitches & Silly Stuff" from recent/modern video games

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Why YouTube buffers: The secret deals that make--and break--online video

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This four pages Ars Technica article explains why "Why YouTube buffers: The secret deals that make--and break--online video -- When internet service providers (ISPs) and video providers fight over money, Internet users suffer.

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Anternet -- The Ant Internet

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This last year's IEEE Spectrum article, with its four minutes YouTube video, mentioned The Ant Internet (Anternet) -- "Before researchers developed the Internet, ants developed the Anternet, a surprisingly similar communications network ..."

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The World Without Mobile

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FunnyPlace (also on YouTube) shared a hilarious one minute and 27 seconds Qualcomm commercial/advertisement (ad)/spot titled "The World Without Mobile -- We imagined what a World Without Mobile would look like. Odd isn't it? ..."

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Code Rush, the Mozilla Documentary From 2000/Y2K.

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VideoSift shared a very old 56+ minutes seconds Viddler video (also YouTube) showing "Code Rush" -- "... documentary covering the first release of Netscape source code in 1998, the foundation of the Mozilla project... From March 1998 to April 1999, an independent documentary film crew followed a team of software engineers

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Which mobile operating system (OS) do you currently use for your mobile device(s) [e.g., tablets and smartphones]?

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National Security Agency (NSA) Wiretap Footage REVEALED! (funny)

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VideoSift shared a hilarious three minutes and nine seconds YouTube video (secured connection, but Google tracks you :P) showing "National Security Agency (NSA) Wiretap Footage REVEALED! -- Actual footage from an actual NSA wiretap is actually leaked to the actual public."

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How To Get Through the Loading Screen

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This hilarious two minutes and 25 seconds YouTube video shows "How To Get Through the Loading Screen

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This is what your worker ant does at work. ;)

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This Dilbert comic strip shows what your worker ant does at work

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The Internet's 15 Greatest Hidden Gems.

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EHow UK shows a seventeen/17 slides of "The Internet's 15 greatest hidden gems -- Software developers are a creative lot, and they often like to surprise users with unexpected gifts.

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The 67th Annual Tony Awards 2013 Behind the Scenes - Director on FIRE!

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VideoSift shared a two minutes and 12 seconds YouTube video showing "... a behind the scenes view of this year's Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall.

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