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1996

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See zombies evolve over 100 years in gory time-lapse video

Fast-moving blood-soaked zombies are a relatively recent phenomenon. Go back in time and follow the undead evolution. (Things start to get really gross in 1996.)

By February 3, 2016

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Mario Kart 64's ghost feature missing on Wii U's Virtual Console

If you want to race against your best performance in Mario Kart 64, you'll still have to bust out your old N64.

By January 21, 2016

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Facebook's Sports Stadium steals a page from Apple playbook

When Facebook announced a foray into sports, the question on everyone's mind was, "Hey, didn't Twitter do that first?" But Facebook is simply borrowing ideas from competitors -- a time-honored tradition espoused by none other than the late Steve Jobs.

By January 23, 2016

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'Independence Day: Resurgence' trailer offers close encounters of the sequel kind

The first trailer for the follow-up to the 1996 alien invasion blockbuster has finally landed. Welcome (back) to Earth.

By December 13, 2015

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Still live: Bob Dole's 1996 election site

The Web is always supposed to be about now. And yet, still throbbing out there is the Dole-Kemp campaign site for the 1996 presidential election. It promises, well, smaller government.

By November 15, 2012

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Get a Logitech Z313 2.1-channel speaker system for $19.96

It's refurbished, but also $30 less than you'd pay for the new equivalent. Pair it with a laptop or TV for a big audio boost.

By July 3, 2012

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Original Tomb Raider ported for iOS

Square Enix has quietly launched a ported version of the original 1996 Tomb Raider on the iTunes app store, with support for third-party controllers.

By December 17, 2013

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Congressional leaders call for Communications Act makeover

Reps. Fred Upton (R-Mich) and Greg Walden (R-Ore.) say it's time to bring the 1996 law, which governs the nation's communications networks, into the 21st century.

By December 3, 2013

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Joysticks and Gear Shifts: Neo Drift Out

Max Prince chases down the good, bad, and bizarre from the golden age of coin-operated motoring arcade games. Today, he parties like it's 1996 with Neo Drift Out.

By November 24, 2013

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MySpace all over again: Facebook gets GIFs, Ep. 135

Shocking news from MIT, where some students made a device that will shock them when they've spent too much time on Facebook. In other Facebook news, Giphy.com is making GIFs a thing on the social-networking site, circa MySpace 1996. Video earrings turn you into a walking television, and Haptix turns any flat surface into a 3D multitouch surface. Ah, the possibilities.

By August 30, 2013