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Guitar Hero is playing our song

by Mathew on November 21, 2007

One of the most popular video games this year is Guitar Hero, in which players flail away, Van-Halen-style, at a guitar-shaped controller and try to replicate the moves of the guitarist playing a popular song. Think of it as guitar karaoke. The original came out in 2005, and there is now a Guitar Hero II…
I don't know who to blame for the fact that Manhunt 2 has been indefinitely shelved by Rockstar Games: the Entertainment Software Rating Board, which rated the game Adults Only because of its "excessive violence" (thus ensuring that Sony and Nintendo would never release a version for their consoles); the video-game console makers for being…

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Digg continues to try and tweak its social-bookmarking service to make it harder to spam and "game" the system. But is it destroying the community at the same time? According to his post at the Digg blog, co-founder Kevin Rose believes that removing the list of top Diggers from the front page will help reduce…

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I confess that I'm no expert on Second Life. I've tried it out several times, for differing periods of time, and I've done a bunch of things including customizing my avatar (Mathew McFly) a bunch of different ways. I've learned how to fly and how to build rudimentary objects. I've danced at a party with…

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