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Random bits and pieces around the net

THERE ARE SO MANY ARTICLES ON MY BROWSER TABS RIGHT NOW.  I would love like another 20 minutes just to ramble about some of them.  Unforch for yours truly, life moves ever swiftly, and I’m still trying to figure out what happened to the remainder of October… (was I in a coma? When did November arrive???)

Anywho… check some of this stuff out:


Thursday, November 20, 2008

Habbo creators granted Nokia award
http://www.kidscreen.com/articles/news/20081120/habbo.html

GameStop sales rise and dip
http://www.gamedaily.com/articles/news/gamestop-sales-climb-to-almost-17-billion-but-profit-dips-in-q3/?biz=

Are young adults really brand resistant?
http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?id=1006754

Teens and the loss of their online “belongings”
http://www.ypulse.com/the-permanence-and-impermanence-of-social-media/

Dev on how Star Wars Galaxy’s Hoth was created
http://www.massively.com/2008/11/20/the-star-wars-galaxies-devs-on-how-hoth-was-made/

Emerging media shapes buying
http://adage.com/article?article_id=132742

ESPN now has the college bowl… what does that mean?
http://adage.com/mediaworks/article?article_id=132714

General Manager of Habbo/Sulake quits
http://paymentguy.blogspot.com/2008/11/has-sulake-usas-gm-quit.html

CyberExtruder gets a patent for 3D modeling
http://www.virtualworldsnews.com/2008/11/cyberextruder-gets-patent-for-3d-modeling.html

Smartgirl podcasts with Amy Poehler (are awesome…for girls, fyi… I HEART AMY POEHLER AND WILL ARNETT – you can see him dancing in the end… this is too brilliant for words)
http://www.onnetworks.com/videos/smart-girls-at-the-party/cameron?autoplay=true

Habbo going 3D?
http://www.virtualworldsnews.com/2008/11/sulake-building-new-virtual-world-going-habbo-3d.html

Google’s Lively doesn’t pay off and is shutting down (good riddance)
http://www.virtualworldsnews.com/2008/11/google-lively-a-failure-to-shut-down-service-at-the-end-of-the-year.html

Gamer Championship shutting down
http://www.paidcontent.org/entry/419-championship-gaming-series-folds/

Teenagers socializing isn’t a bad thing
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/20/us/20internet.html?ref=technology

Casual Internet usage isn’t a bad thing for kids
http://www.nytimes.com/external/readwriteweb/2008/11/20/20readwriteweb-casual_internet_use_is_good_fo.html

YMA Fact of the Day:

Teens expect to spend $312 on consumer electronics products in the next six months, according to the Consumer Electronics Association.

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