Monthly Archives: November 2003

Caching Torrent files in DNS

This is a proof of concept version of BitTorrent where the torrent files are transported over DNS. This will of course bog down BIND servers all over the planet. Everyone should be thankful that the files are not sent over [...]

HDTV broadcast flag primer!

A lot of people have been wondering how the broadcast flag ruling will affect there ability to record movies and if they are going to have to replace there DVD player etc. The answer may surprise you.
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Deus Ex Invisible War Preview

Matthew Calamatta over at Loadedinc.com as this to say about the game:
Fans of the first Deus Ex are exploding with excitement. They’ve been invited back to a dark world of corporate greed, fanaticism, and body enhancements. That world is so [...]

GameSpy Sold?

This has not been confirmed and just could be a holiday rumor.
Unless the whole thing is a well thought out hoax, rumours have sprung up on the Internet indicating the GameSPy have been sold to an anonymous buyer for US$60 [...]

New Flaws Reported In Microsoft IE 6 Browser

Newly discovered security flaws in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer could let attackers invade a user’s PC, but a fix is not yet available. Danish security firm Secunia warned that when used together, the flaws could allow an attacker to execute malicious [...]

Golden Joysticks are in

The Golden Joystick Awards ceremony was held in the capital yesterday, presented by TV comedian Phil Jupitus in London’s Park Lane Sheraton Hotel. At the awards it was revealed that Nintendo’s legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto, has become the first [...]

Slow moving, no news

Sorry for not having any news these past couple of days. I have no real excuse, other than I was gorged with turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, dinner rolls, watched a couple of movies and have been playing heavily on [...]

LoTR game canned

Vivendi Universal Games have announced the cancellation of their previously upcoming “The Lord of the Rings: The Treason of Isengard” game. Scheduled for release, well – right about now, it turns out that “the game was not shaping up as [...]