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Gears of War 2 Debut Gameplay Video

A gameplay video on Game Trailers of the new Gears of War 2 which is due out November 2008.

Gametrailers HD

Gametrailers SD

Fail Pictures

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[FIX] The image anyimage.jpg cannot be displayed, because it contains errors.

I suddenly started getting the following error when ever I tried to view an image by itself within Firefox 2.0.14.

The image “http://www.example.com/button_bg.png” cannot be displayed, because it contains errors.

I didn't know what had caused this as I hadn't installed any extensions knowingly. This happens for all image files, not just jpg.

The problem was Skype. Go to Tools > Add-ons and uninstall it.

Digg staff into piracy?

I went on to Digg this morning to see if there was anything interesting when I got in to work and was greeted by this:

Click the image for a larger view.

Getting Creative X-Fi to work in Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8)

I recently installed Ubuntu 8.04 LTS on my PC forgetting that I have an X-Fi sound card and that it wouldn’t work. I have used Ubuntu previously, 6 and 7.

But I thought that things may have changed, much like the ease of graphics card driver installation.

Previously I have ended up enabling on board sound and using that with ALSA within Linux, but not anymore.

Balmer users Apple Mac at Louvain-La-Neuve?

There seems to be a lot of fuss about this picture. There have been a lot of Diggs on it and a lot of comments about how Windows sucks and Macs rules on Flickr.

Are people too deluded to see anything other than what they want to see to give them a 5 second laugh and to say:

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