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Wednesday: October 7, 2009

The top five reasons as to why you might be losing interest in video games.The top five reasons as to why you might be losing interest in video games.

Sixth point: the game you just bought at full price which did not live up to any of the hype could've been much cheaper to experience via rental.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 4:24 PM | Tags (5) | gaming | hype | interest | truegameheadz | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Five climate studies that don't actually live up to their hype.Five climate studies that don't actually live up to their hype.

...many news stories prematurely attribute local or regional phenomena to climate change. This can lead to the dissemination of vague, out-of-context or flat-wrong information to the public.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 11:54 AM | Tags (7) | climate | environment | hype | change | warming | global | earth |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

The future of online news may be that of a 'hyperlocal' experience.The future of online news may be that of a 'hyperlocal' experience.

Most of the hyperlocal sites focus exclusively on a community in a tight geographic area. Some are trying to find new ways to fund the news, since nearly all online information is free.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 9:45 AM | Tags (3) | newspapers | hyperlocal | desperation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 412 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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