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 Monday, 18-June-2007  19:34:41 (GMT +10) - by Rational

Robert sent in word of Blu-Ray disc rot. Numerous reports are circulating over at the AVS forums that a problem with the coating of some Blu-ray discs (now being described as "disc rot"), which produces mould-like spots, have now made Blu-ray discs unplayable for several owners. The reports have now morphed into a five page thread, with many forum members discovering spots/marks which can't be cleaned or rubbed off on Blu-ray versions of The Prestige

TechArp has posted an article about Windows Readyboost. Windows Vista brings with it new technologies designed to boost performance. One of its most interesting features is the ReadyBoost technology. Today, we will take a look at what makes it tick and what you need before you can enable it. We will also show you how to enable and set it to work best with your system.

Craig spotted this service to help you find free WiFi. Direct link to the service can be found here. WeFi makes WiFi easy. Our software makes it easy for you to find and connect to WiFi networks. With WeFi, each user contributes to the rest of the community by using the client and discovering more networks around.

The founder of Ubuntu is denying a rumored Microsoft deal. In an announcement made in a personal blog entry, Mark Shuttleworth—Ubuntu patron and benevolent dictator for life—puts an authoritative end to speculation that Canonical or the Ubuntu project could be considering a patent agreement with Microsoft.

The FBI is tackling zombie bot networks. The FBI is in the process of locating and notifying the users of one million computers controlled by hackers through automated crime networks or "botnets," officials said Friday.

If you are a player of Supreme Commander and want to get together with other Australian players of the game, their is an Australian/NZ clan. Our aim is simple, to Unite all AUS and NZ under one working system so that we can play easier. This is a vision of the future that we hope becomes a success. This is a pretty new clan so any new comers are welcome, so long as you fit the obvious criteria: + Lives within Australia/New Zealand + Enjoys playing SupCom

Todays timewaster is from Chris with this flash toy. You can change stuff with the buttons at the bottom of the screen.

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