Stephan Burn

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Diane Young <a href="">Vampire Weekend</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
Diane Young Vampire Weekend MP3 Download
5.0 out of 5 stars Fun, 8 May 2013
This track sounds like the start of summer to me, I can't wait until Vampire Weekend's new album is out!
For the Win by Cory Doctorow
For the Win by Cory Doctorow
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars A hard-to-read polemic, 14 Mar 2011
Last year, I very much enjoyed Doctorow's Little Brother, part YA novel about civil liberties and part how-to guide for civil disobedience in the 21st century. It was well written and while some felt the technological descriptions were somewhat basic, I think a good balance was struck between explaining things for the non-nerd audience while not being overly patronising to the more technically literate.

I was quite excited then when I received Doctorow's next novel, For the Win: Organize to Survive! as a birthday gift and a recent trip to Turkey meant that I was able to read the whole book in one stretch. In recent… Read more
Eve Online: the Second Genesis (PC) by Crucial Entertainment
Eve Online: the Second Genesis (PC) by Crucial Entertainment
13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
Eve Online is a massively multiplayer space strategy simulation game. For those who need it spelled out clearer, it's like Elite, Frontier or Privateer, except online and more strategic than action-based.
Basically you fly around the universe (it's vast I assure you) and you can either trade, mine, do missions, commit piracy, manufacture things, become a bounty hunter, whatever you want really. The scope is fairly limitless.
Being an online game means two things. Firstly the fact that employees of the game production company come into the game and create a semblance of storyline (so far they seem pretty competent at that) and the fact you can interact with a lot of other people… Read more

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