I've been having fun playing a new iOS game called Trivi.al. It reminds me of the wonderful University of Colorado Trivia Bowl I loved so much when I was in high school in Boulder.
Trivi.al is a turn-based iOS game that's all about the challenge to beat your opponent by increasing your own IQ to genius status. Questions cover everything from Chuck Norris to historical events. The cool part is you don't only play against each other, but also against the question since the Elo rating can increase or fall depending on everybody's answers!
Challenge me to a match! My name is happyseamonkey.
You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]
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