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NRA Releases Videogame with Coffin Shaped Targets

After blaming the horrific shooting of school children in Newtwon, CT on violent videogames, the National Rifle Association has released a videogame that teaches kids to shoot firearms.  The game, “NRA Practice Range,” has coffin shaped targets with red bullseyes at head and heart levels.  Just what you want your six-year old to play. From…

Bill Clinton to Techs at CES: Develop Tech That Unites Us

Former President Bill Clinton made a surprise appearance at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, appearing at the tail end of a keynote address by Samsung that focused on mobile devices.  Clinton urged the technologists in attendance to developoo technology that will better connect us to “bridge the remaining divides in…

SOPA Dead; Issa Won’t Bring it to a Vote

The 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week had betetr than expected attendance in spite of no blockbuster announcement, but there was a very loud anti-SOPA and pro-SOPA effort underway at the show.  What’s SOPA you ask?  It’s the Stop Online Piracy Act aimed largely at websites that might house pirated content.  It…