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Bookmarks for January 9th from 09:14 to 09:21

These are my links for January 9th from 09:14 to 09:21: Fixing Windows Vista, one machine at a time | Ed Bott’s Microsoft Report | – This blog post shows that Windows does suck, but it's not necessarily Microsoft's fault. It's kind of scary: which dysfunctional process led to Sony selling PCs that are […]

links for 2006-12-29

100 Things We Know Now (That We Didn’t Know This Time Last Year) 2006 Edition BBC News this time. Via Making Light. Again, fun, and again, nothing to do with computer games. (tags: fun) Cool pictures by Scott Teplin. Via BoingBoing I think. The isometric view and the genre subject matter makes it seem very […]

links for 2006-12-28

50 Things We Know Now (That We Didn’t Know This Time Last Year) 2006 Edition Amazing list, via Bunch of Nerds. Um, has no direct relationship with video games. (tags: fun) Odd games (Jason Kottke) A Flickr set of licensed games for the DS that don’t exist, but should – at least some people want […]

links for 2006-12-27

Advertising art (Making Light) A great collection of cool ads. Check out the comments too. And the German ads from the ’30s and ’40s. (tags: fun)

links for 2006-12-14

‘re: Your Brains’ by Jonathan Coulton + WoW machinima Jonathan Coulton makes songs with very funny lyrics (check out ‘Skullcrusher Mountain’). And now there are music videos made using World of Warcraft. It doesn’t get better than this. There’s more videos like this on YouTube. And all legal! (tags: wow funny)

links for 2006-12-02

Best Xbox Achievement Since ‘Pacifist’ (Kim Pallister) Cool achievements. (tags: online games) Killzone PS3’s budget is more than $21 million (Playthrough) Most expensive Dutch production ever. Interesting. (tags: games industry money netherlands)

links for 2006-11-29

CBC prez: High-def TV has no business model (Boing Boing) More HDTV problems, this time from the content / broadcasting side. (tags: hdtv economics)

links for 2006-11-28

Banned games ‘index’ in Austria? (in German) (futurezone) After a school shooting in Germany, Austrian politicians are proposing an index of banned games similar to the German one. (tags: games law violence austria) Sony backtracks on upscale fix (Eurogamer) For once this is not a problem that is directly of Sony’s making (although their reaction […]

links for 2006-11-27

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Andy Ihnatko :: Avoid the loony Zune They REALLY don’t like the Zune :P (via BoingBoing) (tags: consumer_electronics microsoft) A Weekend Full of Quality Time With PlayStation 3 – New York Times They REALLY don’t like the PlayStation 3 :P (via Wonderland) (tags: games next-gen playstation sony)

links for 2006-11-26

DMCA arcade and console game exception The legal situation of game emulation in the US has changed a bit, but Kim asks a shrewd question. (tags: games regulation law usa emulation)