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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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Let's Compare (Old Video Game (Port/System/Platform)s)

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Gaming History Source's YouTube video channel has a ton of "Let's Compare" on old video games on various (system/port/platform)s. It already has video playlists for each year

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RANKED: The Rarest, Most Expensive Video Games In The World

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HardOCP shared a Business Insider slide show (one/1 ugly web page to avoid sixteen/16 clicks) that shows "RANKED: The Rarest, Most Expensive Video Games In The World -- Just because video games are fun doesn't mean they can't mean serious business.

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Interstellar 8-Track: How Voyager’s Vintage Tech Keeps Running

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MicSauce's Reddit comment mentioned an old Wired article showing "Interstellar 8-Track: How Voyager's Vintage Tech Keeps Running ... Launched in 1977, the probe is vintage space hardware. At more than 36 years old, or roughly a millennium in computer years, it's an impressive feat to have the spacecraft drifting through the material between stars. Looking at the machine's specs is a reminder of how far electronics have come in the intervening years..."

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CommandCom 2009: Louis Castle Presentation – History of Command & Conquer (C&C)

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CNCNZ.com shared three/3 embedded YouTube videos (almost 27 minutes long) showing Louis Castle's CommandCom Presentation - History of Command & Conquer (C&C) from 2009

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25 years of Microsoft Office roadkill

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InfoWorld has a 28 pages slideshow (one ugly web page showing all images) showing "25 years of Microsoft Office roadkill -- Love it or hate it, Microsoft Office has torn up the competition, leaving all manner of software carrion in its wake..."

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5/Five Unemulated Computer Experiences

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Vintage Computing and Gaming shared Jason Scott's blog titled 5/"Five Unemulated Computer Experiences" -- "While I and many others work to turn the experience of emulation into one as smooth and ubiquitous as possible, inevitably the corners and back alleys of discussions about this process present people claiming that there are unemulated aspects and therefore the entire project is domed.

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Relive the (19)90s with these ancient, still-functioning websites!

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TechHive shared a fifteen/15 pages screen capture/shot gallery showing "Relive the 1990s with these ancient, still-functioning websites ... The 1990s were also when most of the public first encountered all the digital magic the 'World Wide Web' (WWW) had to offer. The Internet has been through a lot in the subsequent decades, but you can still visit a number of stubborn vestiges of these primordial days.

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Screen shots of computer code from television/TV and (movie/film)s.

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Boing Boing shared a brand new web site titled Screen shots of computer code -- "Images of the computer code appearing in TV/television and films and what they really are..."

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Half-Life Fact Files

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MarphitimusBlackimus/Marphy Black/Revenant100's YouTube channel has a playlist, with currently 24 videos and 2.5 hours, showing "Half-Life Fact Files -- Do you want to learn more about Half-Life? To see the obscure? To witness the oddities? Then, you've come to the right playlist!

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Full Screen Mario -- Play Super Mario Bros. game online with the latest supported web browsers.

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/. shared Full Screen Mario -- "... a fully HTML5 remake of the original Super Mario Bro(ther)s. You can play the original levels, play through some of literally millions of possible random maps, or create your own using the level editor."

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Terrible and Lame Video Game Endings

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Over four/4 years ago, VideoSift (#1, #2, and #3) shared 3/three YouTube videos (#1 (almost 3.5 minutes), #2 (almost 4.5 minutes), and #3 (3.5+ minutes).

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