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Microsoft slips out Silverlight 5

In one of its quieter launches, Microsoft has made Silverlight 5 available for download, and rumors suggest this may be the last major upgrade for the code.
Iain Thomson, 10 Dec 2011
Uncharted 3

2011's Best... Games

Xmas Gift Guide With the likes of Bulletstorm, Gears of War 3 and Frozen Synapse narrowly missing out on my annual list of top ten games, it would seem 2011 has been a pretty decent year for videogames.
Andrew Bailey, 10 Dec 2011
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'Why the hell are we paying elite crypto crackers £25k?'

QuotW Water once flowed on Mars, we learned this week, and we also found that dinosaurs were bigger than previously thought and, about 100 million years before them, the sea was home to more terrifying all-seeing stalk-eyed monsters.
Anna Leach, 10 Dec 2011