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The home console market is credited with slowly shifting attention from the arcade craze of the early 1980s and causing arcades to shrink in popularity, leaving a small percentage of what once were many.
Through use of the JSMESS emulator system, which allows direct access to these programs in your browser with no additional plugins or settings, these games can be enjoyed again. Simply click on the screenshot or "Emulate This" button for each individual cartridge, and on modern browsers the games will just start to run. As nostalgia, a teaching tool, or just plain fun, you'll find hundreds of the games that started a billion-dollar industry.
These games are best enjoyed in an up to date version of a modern browser. Currently, there is no sound in the games, although that feature will be added soon. Please read carefully regarding key mappings of the games and programs, to use them in your browser.
Free games. Don't say we don't do anything for you. Choose from the
"The car is becoming the ultimate mobile device," said
The annual event known as CES has in recent years become an important showcase for advances in automotive electronics, including the kind of autonomous driving technologies that
scholarship-integrity-and-going-viral/">Scholarship, Integrity and Going Viral >> UCL Social Networking Sites & Social Science Research Project UCL UCL Social Networking Sites & Social Science Research Project
Was this big news?
Well not really, the very reputable
I don't think anyone reading my original blog post would be misinformed. I don't ever suggest that
Schemer to be discontinued >> Google Operating System
According to an internal version of the site, Schemer will be discontinued. "Schemer is being shut down soon. Sign in to get your data before it's gone," mentions the site. "We had launched over a year ago to help people to do more awesome stuff, and it has been quite an adventure for us as well! However, we have come to the difficult decision to shut down Schemer." It's not clear when it will be discontinued.
Launched around 760 days ago. As a reminder, typically
I, Glasshole: my year with Google Glass >> Wired.com
Glass, and the other things like it, won't always be ugly and awkward. At some point, it's going to be invisibly indistinguishable from a pair of glasses or sunglasses. Meanwhile,
And here's the thing I am utterly convinced of: Google Glass and its ilk are coming. They are racing toward us, ready to change society, again. You can make fun of Glass, and the assholes (like me) who wear it. But here's what I know: The future is on its way, and it is going to be on your face. We need to think about it and be ready for it in a way we weren't with smartphones.
Facebook Pages: No one is talking about you! >> being practical
So why is [Facebook Pages] a dead product? If a Facebook page (as a product) that has over a million users connected to it, but generates only 2% engagement and possibly even less viral factor is as good as dead. As a transaction product (like ecommerce) the conversions from Facebook Page will be further down since your posts reach a smaller percentage of 'your
Going forward if the audience that you are building through Facebook Page is never going to engage with your posts, it might be a better option for advertisers to consider simply running CPC advertisements to target the necessary demographic, take users to their website and engage them there (back to pre-social media days of
The woes of
I have 8,000 followers [of her page on
You can speed up Windows startup by going through case by case and disabling startup items that you do not need. Here is a startup-times-in-windows-7/">useful guide. It is an unsatisfactory business though. Users have no easy way to judge whether or not a specific app is doing an important or useful task. You might break something. When you next update the application, the startup app may reappear. It is a mess.
Ironically, many of the problems are fixed in Windows RT - the one with the Damoclean sword hanging over it.
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