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Monday: November 9, 2009

Use a Nokia phone? Your charger may have some shocking qualities.Use a Nokia phone? Your charger may have some shocking qualities.

Nokia said the chargers' plastic covers might work loose and expose wiring, which could cause an electric shock if touched if the charger is plugged into a socket. It said it had received no reports of injuries or accidents related to the chargers.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 2:34 PM | Tags (6) | nokia | recall | charger | shock | hazard | abcnews |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

New director at the helm for upcoming Bioshock movie adaptation.New director at the helm for upcoming Bioshock movie adaptation.

Gore Verbinski (Pirates of the Caribbean) is out, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (28 Weeks Later) is in.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 8:10 AM | Tags (4) | bioshock | directors | movies | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 15, 2009

Sequel to BioShock won't be coming out until sometime in 2010.Sequel to BioShock won't be coming out until sometime in 2010.

Some additional time for programming is neccesary says Take-Two.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:17 AM | Tags (3) | bioshock | delay | gaming |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 14, 2009

China decides to ban electro-shock therapy for Internet addicts.China decides to ban electro-shock therapy for Internet addicts.

The Chinese government has led a campaign for over a year against Internet addiction, saying young people's excessive time in Internet cafes, known as Web bars in Chinese, is hurting their studies and damaging family life.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 7:43 AM | Tags (5) | addicts | china | electric | shock | therapy |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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