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etymology

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Frictional takes on SCP-inspired space horror

Frictional Games has released a cinematic teaser for its new game, which seems to be a space horror inspired by the SCP (Secure, Contain and Protect) Project.

By October 4, 2013

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The 404 851: Where some things even Justin Timberlake can't bring back (podcast)

Wilson insists on waiting until tomorrow for the return of Tang That Tune, so today's stories include Justin Timberlake investing in the return of MySpace, a TIL about the etymology of popular software company names, and the long-awaited review of the HP TouchPad tablet.

By June 30, 2011

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Cheezburger Network buys Know Your Meme

With money from a $30 million funding round, the Cheezburger Network last Monday closed a reported low-seven-figure deal to buy one of the leaders in Internet meme etymology.

By March 28, 2011

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The 404 393: Where Natali's alter-ego is Motherboard

Today we're graced by the presence of an actual superhero. Yes, Natali Del Conte has been transformed into the marginally intimidating geek hero "Motherboard."

By July 30, 2009

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Five iPhone apps for writers

Think you've got the write stuff? Maybe you'll avoid dreadful cliches like that one if you stock your iPhone with these handy tools, many of which are free.

By April 22, 2009

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Is Twitter bringing out the twit in you?

It appears that Twitterers prefer to use their new toy to accuse someone of a mistake, rather than actually going to the source of the mistake.

By June 5, 2008

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The 404 338: Where we boldly go to see 'Star Trek'

The 404 crew goes to see the new 'Star Trek' film by director J.J. Abrams. It's a reboot of the venerable 'Star Trek' television series that most geeks grew up watching.

By May 8, 2009

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Wikipedia

Wikipedia offers rich, frequently updated information online, but you might need to verify some of its facts.

October 28, 2005

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