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Skyrim: epic new game launching soon... (03 November 2011)
Elder Scrolls: Skyrim A truly epic new game is about to be launched: Skyrim. On 11 November, a new game in the hugely-popular and critically-acclaimed series known as the Elder Scrolls, will be released world-wide. Developed by the game studio ...
JQuery: live vs delegate (31 October 2011)
When you want to attach event handlers to your HTML elements via JQuery, like the bind() method, but you want to include any elements added to the DOM after the method is executed, you could use the live() method or the delegate() method. Q: So, wh ...
Essential games for Xbox 360 (22 September 2011)
My list of the best games available on Xbox 360, which is the best platform currently available for gaming and interactive entertainment. Halo 3 Still THE best shooter game ever made, an epic single player experience. MUCH better t ...
Google's viral propaganda war against Facebook and Twitter (29 July 2011)
Google's latest attempt to imitate Facebook and Twitter, Google+, is already declining and starting to fail, before it is even fully launched. Google+ is widely expected to be another embarassing GFail, like Wave, Buzz, Orkut, and all previous atte ...
Microsoft today published their financial results for the last quarter year and full year. The data are impressive, beating even the most ambitious and optimistic of predictions. Microsoft's revenues, earnings, and profits are all up, and core ...