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chatrooms

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Where we let the chatroom pick the show name, and this was the best they did

The three guys today talk about "Street Fighter" being the best game ever...We wax reminiscent over old video games. Plus, Stanford drops tuition, XNA gets more open, "Gears of War 2," and three actors replace Heath Ledger.

By February 21, 2008

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Tagged chatrooms with Lingr

Lingr lets you chat with others and tag chat rooms.

By March 5, 2007

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House revives chat-room ban bill

By February 20, 2007

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The 404: Ep. 1089: Where we go the extra mile

It's time for another 404 history lesson to round out the week! This one's all about the genesis of AOL chatrooms and how they shaped the way we interact on the Web today. We'll also chat about soccer's new ball-tracking technologies, hillbilly Alabamians shooting guns into the air for Independence Day, and British Airways Googling passengers in preflight!

By July 6, 2012

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To push its private social network, Banter focuses on privates

Banter jokingly claims to have invented a Genital Recognition Application Prototype to confine, well, Weiners.

By June 12, 2014

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Scorpion's origin: The real-world story behind CBS's new drama

While stories inspired by reality always take some liberties with the truth, the new prime-time drama "Scorpion" has its roots in a real person: genius hacker Walter O'Brien. We visited the set of the show to speak with him and get the inside story on the show's creation.

By September 19, 2014

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LulzSec takes down Brazil government sites

The outage, which probably stemmed from a distributed denial-of-service attack, follows the arrest of a 19-year-old in the U.K. who's suspected of involvement with LulzSec.

By June 22, 2011

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Campfire, "business chat" tool, now iPhone-optimized

Campfire, "business chat" tool, now iPhone-optimized

By January 30, 2008

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Twitter puts real humans into its search algorithm...and profits

In a dense engineering post, Twitter explains how it uses "crowdsourced" human evaluators to make sense of ephemeral hashtags and other search terms. And who benefits? Why, Twitter's advertisers, of course.

By January 8, 2013

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CNET UK Podcast 226: Ian vs the iPad 2

On this week's show Ian tries to avoid one subject, while Luke and Flora do their best to mention Apple's new baby. We also talk about Net regulation and the week's most interesting news.

By March 4, 2011