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PSA: The Original Karateka Is Now Available For iOS And Androidview story

http://techcrunch.com – I remember waking up 6am, going downstairs, and firing up my Atari 800XL. The disk labeled Karateka inserted, the drive would grunt a few dozen times and the screen would flash. Suddenly, with barely any warning, the opening titles would appear and then the music would start – six notes to signal a game that was menacing in its simplicity. The story was simply told. (IT news)

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Here's A Weekend Project For First-Time Tinkerers: Turn Your Converse Into A DIY Light Showview story

http://techcrunch.com – The weekend isn’t upon us just yet, but here’s a little project to tuck away for when the Sunday doldrums set in — the New York-based tinkerers/part suppliers at Adafruit Industries have worked up a way to give your old pair of Chuck Taylors a bit of luminescent DIY flair. The process is pretty straightforward — with about $21 in specialized parts like a small sheet of elec (IT news)