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Wednesday: March 17, 2010

Ars Technica reviews Sony's much-anticipated motion control scheme for PlayStation 3.Ars Technica reviews Sony's much-anticipated motion control scheme for PlayStation 3.

It's bad news when you reveal a product this large, with so much riding on it, and within an hour people are putting down the controller and walking away from the demos.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:07 AM | Tags (10) | arstechnica | controls | gaming | motion | move | playstation | ps3 | review | sony | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: January 5, 2010

Meet the brand new world chess champion, a nineteen year old from Norway.Meet the brand new world chess champion, a nineteen year old from Norway.

He's already got a clever nickname, 'Mozart of Chess', and he has no interest in becoming the next Bobby Fisher (in the sense that Bobby Fisher went a little crazy and then disappeared).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 6:59 AM | Tags (9) | bobbyfisher | champion | chess | magnuscarlsen | moves | mozart | nationalpost | nickname | norway |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 21 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Honda pulls the curtain back on new personal people mover.Honda pulls the curtain back on new personal people mover.

Yes folks, in the future we will all ride unicycles.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:39 AM | Tags (5) | conveyance | gadget | honda | mover | people |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Anti-database movement forges ahead.Anti-database movement forges ahead.

The movement's chief champions are Web and Java developers, many of whom learned to get by at their cash-strapped startups by building their own data storage solutions, emulating those being built by Google Inc. and Amazon.com Inc., and which they subsequently released as open source.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 12:06 PM | Tags (5) | custom | database | movement | opensource | sql |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

The top ten signs that you're watching a bad Broadway play.The top ten signs that you're watching a bad Broadway play.

Apparently the link I originally posted has since been removed from Dave's website. Kind of odd.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 9:45 AM | Tags (3) | letterman | broadway | removed |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 468 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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