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xkcd

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A new DRM-free experiment: 'Diesel Sweeties'

The first book from the pixelated robots-and-romance comic is available as an unlocked PDF, a notable move in the world of Web comics.

By January 17, 2012

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Why I don't want an iPhone any more

I used to love the iPhone, but I'll never buy one again. Here's why.

By November 28, 2011

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The 25 worst passwords of 2011

Internet security firm SplashData has revealed the 25 worst passwords of 2011 — and boy are they doozies.

By November 20, 2011

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Erstwhile enemy Sculley: Jobs was 'greatest CEO'

John Sculley, who ousted Jobs from Apple, offered praise after his death. Also: tributes from U.K. leader David Cameron, mathematician Stephen Wolfram, and an XKCD cartoon.

By October 6, 2011

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The death of Steve Jobs, 1955-2011 (roundup)

Apple's late leader leaves behind a vibrant legacy of pioneering efforts in the fields of high tech and entertainment, from the Mac to Pixar to the iPad.

By October 8, 2011

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The 404 908: Where we level up with Fitocracy (podcast)

Our guest on today's podcast episode is Dick Talens from Fitocracy.com, a social network that whips nerds into shape using role-playing mechanics and social-gaming achievements.

By September 21, 2011

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Google+ complete guide talks you through Google's new social network

Google's got a new social network, Google+, offers a range of features to make Facebook sweat. Read through our guide for everything you need to know.

By June 29, 2011

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Guy creates bot to auto-buy cheap gifts online

New software sorts, finds, and buys cheap stuff from an online auction site and sends it to Paul Hunkin, who just likes getting packages (with free shipping, of course).

By November 8, 2010

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Episode 587: Xkcd is awesome

It's a clumsy Monday and we're all tired, but one thing's for certain: those xkcd comics rule.

By October 22, 2007

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Did Radiohead just leak the first song from their new EP?

A new song from the ever innovative Radiohead leaked on torrent sites last night. Is this just another standard leak or part of Radiohead's new distribution strategy?

By August 13, 2009