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Google Wave Now Available to Everyone, Still Confusing

Google Wave Now Available to Everyone, Still Confusing
Google’s newfangled instant email brainstorming organizer to-do list thing, Wave, is now open to everyone, no invites needed. So you and your friends, relatives and colleagues can now collaborate in real time and figure out once and for all how you’re supposed to use Wave.

Gamesave Manager: the Ultimate Save Point

Gamesave Manager: the Ultimate Save Point
One of the few drawbacks of gaming on the PC is that save data are not easily transferable – the files are scattered in different folders and don’t always have the same format, so hunting them one by one can be inconvenient.
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Super Mario Crossover: Pants-Wetting 8-Bit Mashup

Super Mario Crossover: Pants-Wetting 8-Bit Mashup
Itching for a classic platforming game? Why not revisit the original Super Mario Bros.? Oh sure, you’ve finished it tons of times, but that’s with Mario. Now you can adventure on the Mushroom Kingdom with Link, Samus, Simon Belmont, Mega Man and – this is just so unfair – Bill from Contra in Super Mario Crossover.

Don’T Text Me App: Aka I Will Mass Text You

Don’T Text Me App: Aka I Will Mass Text You
Want to keep people off your back? Then don’t get a phone! There’s an app for that. Renegade Apps’ Don’t Text Me automatically sends a message to a group of contacts with a single tap. It’s meant to be used when you’re busy and can’t or shouldn’t be using your Apple device, like when you’re driving or in a meeting.

Dalek Poster Will Ex-Ter-Mi-Nate All Other Posters

Dalek Poster Will Ex-Ter-Mi-Nate All Other Posters
BBC has made a printable pdf version of this Dalek poster seen in the first episode of the latest Dr. Who TV series.

Hero Core: Nothing but Plain Old Fun

Hero Core: Nothing but Plain Old Fun
Indie developer Daniel Remar’s upcoming PC game Hero Core is just about as old school as shooters and platformers get. The game sports Game Boy-era black and white graphics, and pays homage to earlier incarnations of Metroid and Mega Man.

Map Envelope Adds a Bit of Google Magic to Snail Mail

Map Envelope Adds a Bit of Google Magic to Snail Mail
I can’t remember the last time I sent analog mail. Hell, I can’t remember the first time I sent one. Map Envelope makes me want to send one now. It lets you add a Google Maps image to the inside of an envelope, kind of like a visual address, along with a short message.

Skyrates: the Game That Doesn’T Want You to be Addicted to It

Skyrates: the Game That Doesn’T Want You to be Addicted to It
Originally a project by the Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center, the award-winning Flash game Skyrates is centered around the idea of “sporadic play”, letting players be part of a persistent and ever-changing massively multiplayer environment without requiring them to spend huge amounts of time playing.

Robot Unicorn Attack Wants to be With You, and Make Believe With You, and Live in Harmony, Harmony…

Robot Unicorn Attack Wants to be With You, and Make Believe With You, and Live in Harmony, Harmony…
When was the last time a Flash game made you feel good? If you’re old enough to know who Erasure is, stop whatever it is you’re doing, go to Adult Swim Games right now, and click on Robot Unicorn Attack.

Nvidia 3d Vision Discover: 3d Gaming on Your Pc for Free

Nvidia 3d Vision Discover: 3d Gaming on Your Pc for Free
As news of the 3D version of the Batman: Arkham Asylum hit, Kotakuite deanbmmv pointed out that people who bought the PC version of the game don’t need to re-buy it because there’s already a way to play it – and other PC games – in 3D for free… as long as you have an NVIDIA graphics card.

Which the Game: More Like What… Where? Who… Holy Shi-

Which the Game: More Like What… Where? Who… Holy Shi-
Saw this on TV yesterday. At around 4 in the morning. Not good. Which is a short first-person PC game which gives players a simple goal: find a way out of the goddamn horror house. Game creator Mike Inel used simple graphics to great effect.

Planet M.U.L.E.: Rts Games Minus the Fighting

Planet M.U.L.E.: Rts Games Minus the Fighting
Released in 1983, M.U.L.E. is a classic video game developed by Ozark Softscape and published by EA.  The title refers to the robot worker that players buy in order to operate factories – the letters stand for Multiple Use Labor Element, and the M.U.L.E.

Hrmageddon: is This How Mergers Should be Done?

Hrmageddon: is This How Mergers Should be Done?
I’ve been a cubicle dweller several times, although all of them short-lived. Corporate vets may be more amused at Thup Games’ HRmageddon, a Flash game which puts the gore in merger. What? Anyway. HRmageddon’s “story” starts when your company, Gray Solutions, merges with Beige Dynamics.

Worksnug: Find Free Wifi Hotspots Using Augmented Reality

Worksnug: Find Free Wifi Hotspots Using Augmented Reality
With more and more coffee shops asking you to pay for WiFi, it’s getting annoying to open up your laptop and find the internet hidden behind a pay wall. That’s why I thought that WorkSnug was so cool.

Command & Conquer the Tiberian Saga for Free!

Command & Conquer the Tiberian Saga for Free!
“He who does not look back will never reach his destination.” So goes an old saying we have here. It doesn’t make sense (or at least my translation doesn’t), nevertheless it is appropriate for today’s gaming news: EA has made the classic Command & Conquer Tiberian Saga available for free download.

Pre-Order Bioshock 2, Get Bioshocked Twice

Pre-Order Bioshock 2, Get Bioshocked Twice
PC gamers! Interested in getting Bioshock 2 but haven’t played Bioshock yet? 2Kgames is offering a free copy of the original Bioshock for if you pre-order the upcoming sequel via online distributors. You can pre-order the game at Direct2Drive or Steam for $45 (USD).
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