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Commercial Games Gone Freeware

Looking to do some PC gaming but the price tag of commercial games conflicting with your money-saving goals? Check out Wikipedia’s list of commercial games released as freeware. It’s bound to be a bit hit-or-miss, but with games released as recently as 2008, it may be worth a look. [via]

XP extended to 2010 on Eee PCs

Here’s a twist on the tale of the Windows XP phaseout – Microsoft has confirmed it’s going to keep selling XP on certain ultraportable computers, including the ASUS Eee PC, until 2010. Microsoft had already extended the XP phaseout once, to June this year, but it will be sold on…