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Wednesday, December 1, 2004

New DOOM3 Linux Demo

id has somewhat quietly released a new demo for DOOM3 in Linux. It includes the code from the latest patch which provides ALSA/multichannel sound support. You can download the 463M file from id's FTP site and 3D Gamers. Thanks Blue's News.

HL2 Update Via Steam

Valve has released an update for Half-Life 2 via Steam. Steam News has all the gory details. It includes the deathmatch mode, updates to the SDK, and updates to Steam itself.

Tuesday, November 30, 2004

Happy Birthday, UT!

Beyond Unreal reminded the world that five years ago today, the original Unreal Tournament (or UT99 as it has come to be known) was released. I had reinstalled that for a while. I'll have to get it back now that I have more HD space. Of course today my rig can run it superbly, which definitely wasn't the case with my box five years ago. I never got into the UT vs. Q3A argument (OK, maybe I did a bit) because I liked both games. Still do.

NFL Week #12 Final

Eeyore and I finished this weekend tied at a scintillating 12-4. Year-to-date that makes me 111-65 (.631) while Eeyore is 109-67 (.619). Hooray for us! My fantasy team got creamed like so much corn against the best team in the league. Thankfully, the team beneath me lost so I believe I have clinched a playoff spot regardless of what happens this weekend.

HL2 Surprise? Deathmatch!

The recently announced "surprise" for Half-Life 2 owners has semi-officially been announced as deathmatch! There is even a screenshot included that shows combat of a most nefarious kind. Thanks Blue's News.

Novell Launches Another Broadside

Check these out:

I wonder what SCO's pain threshold is at this point. Their lawyers must be mainlining painkillers. Heh.

Past Two Days' News

Recent Headlines

January 5, 2015: It Returns!
August 10, 2007: SCO SUCKS IT DOWN!
July 5, 2007: Slackware 12.0 Released
May 20, 2007: PhpBB 3.0 RC 1 Released
February 2, 2007: DOOM3 1.31 Patch

January 27, 2007: Join the World Community Grid
January 17, 2007: Flash Player 9 for Linux
December 30, 2006: Darkness over Daggerford 1.2
December 19, 2006: Pocket Tunes 4.0 Released
December 9, 2006: WRT54G 1.01.1 Firmware OK with Linux/Mac

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