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Sifteo Cubes

GregH originally called my attention to this and it looked like something worth sharing. It combines computer games with physical gameplay. The game consists of a set of three cubes (you can add more) that know when they are placed next to each other...
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High School Halo

This video is a bit old, but I just saw it for the first time a few days ago. Some high school kids performed the Halo theme song at a talent show. It's pretty incredible that they could recreate the sound of an entire orchestra with a drum, two guitars...
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Rodent Wars

A couple nights ago, I watched an interesting show on Discovery HD about this guy who spent three months trying to get a pride of wild lions to trust him. It was fairly interesting to watch the behavior of the lions and see how their reactions to him...
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Two Handed Gaming

I know what you're thinking. “Doesn't everyone play video games with two hands?” Well maybe (unless you have one the new Nintendo controllers.) But this guy is playing a two player arcade game by himself. It's just one of those...
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Killing Time

No you have no excuse to be bored. I picked up this list of games from Boing Boing today. bird snatchers | chaos theory | brick game | hang stan | cow milking | haggis hurl | mep ball | curve ball | fire ball | panda golf | ping pong | cannibal chase...
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POOM

Addicting game of the day comes from Ed: http://www.gotused.com/42/games/poom/ Ed is the current poom pro with 31 bounces. I got a measly 14. If you get over 64 you'll make it onto the high score table and then you'll be oh so famous. I'm...
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Real Virtual Car

As I sit on my couch playing Forza on a 112” screen , the thought often cross my mind “What could make this better?” Frosting straight from the can, you say? I found myself doing that last night too. But how about putting the game into...
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Super Speed Mario

Have you seen the video of the guy who beat Super Mario Brothers 3 in 11 minutes ? It will leave you speechless! (It's over 18MB so you probably don't wanna do this unless you have broadband.)
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