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Kill the Password: Why a String of Characters Can’t Protect Us Anymore

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This five pages Wired article (one single page) talks about Mat Honan's online security history with passwords.

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Evolution of 2fort map in mod(ification)s.

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Mod Database/DB has an article and a 13 minutes and 39 seconds YouTube video compilation showing "... there are so much Team Fortress (TF) adaptation mods out there, and they are almost the same... just almost. Well, one of the few similarities are the classes themselves, and some classic maps.

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What is the real version number of Windows 8?

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This seven/7 pages OCModShop article looks into the past and the current Windows versions -- "Today Microsoft launched its latest version of its iconic Operating System (OS): Windows 8. There have been many version of Windows over the years, and one can't help but wonder what justifies this version number. Microsoft and other technology companies have over-written and re-named their product history before, so we take a good hard look at all the previous operating systems to see if the numbers add up.

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Apple's iPhone: The untold story -- Originally conceived as a tablet, iPhone was developed in secret facility ("purple dorm").

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This five pages NetworkWorld article (one print page) tells the untold story on Apple's iPhone -- "... Originally conceived as a tablet, iPhone was developed in secret facility dubbed the 'purple dorm.' ..."

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Atari Arcade -- Remade classic Atari video games for web browsers.

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Gizmo's Freeware recently mentioned Atari Arcade showing off remade old classic Atari video games for the newer web browser, Internet Explorer. However, most of them worked OK on other web browsers like Mozilla's SeaMonkey) v2.12.

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What do you think of Microsoft's new logo?

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A sperm ...

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Twaggies (GoComics) show its comic strip on sperms...

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What do you think of Microsoft's Windows Vista compared to other Windows (3.0 to 8)?

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Five/5 Ways to Tell You're Getting Too Old for Video Games

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Jollyreaper's /. comment mentions an old two pages Cracked article on the "five/5 ways to tell you're getting too old for video games ... Here are some signs that, sadly, you might be outgrowing your favorite hobby..."

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The Roots of Social Networking

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Vintage Computing and Gaming (VC&G) shared a ten/10 (last one doesn't count) pages PCWorld's image gallery (one ugly web page with thumbnails) showing "The Roots of Social Networking -- Before Facebook, before even Friendster (current one is nothing like its old/former one), people still had social networking. Here's a look at how computer users got together in the days before the dawn of the Internet..."

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Computer user public service announcement (PSA): This does not equal that.

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FailDesk shows a(n) graphic/image showing "computer user public service announcement (PSA): This does not equal that.".

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