Go Back   Computer Forums > Welcome To Computer Forums .org > Social Lounge | Off Topic
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 11-08-2005, 09:36 PM   #1
Fully Optimized
 
-Paul-'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 2,242
Send a message via AIM to -Paul- Send a message via MSN to -Paul-
Default Daily News...

Here is your daily news...

11/8/05

PlayStation 3 won’t play used games?
RUMOR
If so, PS3 owners would not be able to rent (used) games or borrow their friends’ games—or even purchase used games! Sure, the technology could be used for Blu-Ray movies, but for games?
followup link (to learn more): http://www.joystiq.com/entry/1234000420067137/

Police Called In To Investigate Sony
Sony could find itself on the wrong side of the law following revelations that it is spying on consumers who buy Sony BMG Music.
followup link (to learn more): http://www.smarthouse.com.au/Enterta.../News/Q7P7L4N2

Teens Like To Hide Identity On Net
Almost 6 in 10 teenagers are disguising their identities on the Internet, according to a new study that looks at a generation of Web-savvy young Canadians.
followup link (to learn more): http://www.globetechnology.com/servl...tory/National/

Google among companies paying workers to drive hybrids
Would you drive a more fuel efficient vehicle if the company you work for paid you thousands to do it? Hyperion Solutions offered employees $5000 to buy a car with an EPA rating of 45mpg or higher. Google offers $1,500 if you buy a hybrid, $2500 if you lease one.
followup link (to learn more): http://www.autoblog.com/entry/1234000687066961/

"Wi-Fi" stands for... nothing
Phil Belanger, a founding member of the Wi-Fi Alliance who presided over the selection of the name "Wi-Fi" writes: "Wi-Fi doesn't stand for anything. It is not an acronym. There is no meaning." An interesting letter about how "Wi-Fi" came to be, and what you should be telling people that ask you what it stands for.

Samsung Working On 15-Hour Laptop Fuel Cell
"Samsung has developed a prototype fuel cell for use in laptops that it claims lasts almost twice as long as other systems being readied."

THAT IS ALL FOR TODAY PLEASE LEAVE YOUR COMMENTS, IF YOU GUYS LIKE THIS I WILL TRY TO DO IT ALMOST EVERYDAY, IF YOU DONT, I WILL STOP. I WILL TRY TO UPDATE THIS EVERYDAY LATE EVENING. PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE NEWS THAT I MISSED, IF YOU HAVE SOMETHING, PLEASE PM ME, AND I WILL ADD IT FOR THE NEXT DAY
__________________

-Paul- is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2005, 09:40 PM   #2
In Runtime
 
Corrupted's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 185
Default Re: Daily News...

Cool! Yeah I like this! I dont usualy read the newspapers or watch the news but this can be useful!

And they JUST noticed WiFi stood for nothing? :P
__________________

Corrupted is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2005, 09:42 PM   #3
Fully Optimized
 
-Paul-'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 2,242
Send a message via AIM to -Paul- Send a message via MSN to -Paul-
Default Re: Daily News...

Thanks Dude Next Time I May Mention Like World News But Mostly Tech News


ANYBODY ELSE?
-Paul- is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2005, 07:35 AM   #4
Fully Optimized
 
-Paul-'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 2,242
Send a message via AIM to -Paul- Send a message via MSN to -Paul-
Default Re: Daily News...

anybody else like it
-Paul- is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2005, 08:10 AM   #5
Golden Master
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 13,091
Default Re: Daily News...

Sticky it....if you intend to do daily news here, it's best to sticky it
lhuser is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2005, 01:15 PM   #6
Fully Optimized
 
macbook's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 2,468
Send a message via MSN to macbook
Default Re: Daily News...

Definatly Sticky it! Craxy news is good, how much would that playstation 3 thing suck!
__________________
4GB Intel Core Duo - 1.25 GB DDR2 SDRAM
macbook is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2005, 05:03 PM   #7
Site Team
 
David Lindon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 15,233
Default Re: Daily News...

So how does that ps3 technology work, the game registers to the system or something?
__________________

__________________
[url=http://www.LNXPS.NET]LNXPS.NET - The XPS Library]
David Lindon is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:56 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0