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Super Street Fighter IV Review

It's not too often to see a fighting game steal the spotlight for a system's launch, but that's exactly what Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition does on Nintendo 3DS. Between keeping true to the original game and finding a way to become more accessible than ever, Super Street Fighter is not only one of the best 3DS games at launch, but one of the few fighting games I'd genuinely recommend to anyone. Just keep in mind some sacrifices had to be made to get this in portable form.

Michael Jackson: The Experience Review (Wii)

Before buying a new game for your Wii, Xbox 360, PS3, DS or 3DS, a wise gamer will always look for a review of the particular game. Here in Scolex Portal, i will feature Michael Jackson: The Experience Review for Wii.

Black Lady Gaga: The Truth Revealed

Who is Black Lady Gaga? There are a lot of speculations why the topic "Black Lady Gaga" is currently a trending topic over Twitter. Can you make a wild guess before reading the story?

Homefront Review for Xbox 360

Here's the review of the game Homefront for Xbox 360. This is a controversial game ten years following the economic collapse of the United States. North Korea has set in place an occupational force where you join the resistance and reclaim your homeland.

Nintendo 3DS: A New World of Video Game Experience

Have you ever watched full-motion 3-D video without wearing those annoying special glasses? Didn’t think so. With the 3DS, set to make its debut on Sunday, you will.

FHA Loans Get More Expensive

The Federal Housing Administration is raising the annual insurance premium on new loans it insures starting April 18.

Premiums for new 30- and 15-year FHA-backed mortgages will increase by one-quarter of a percentage point. The annual premiums, which are spread over monthly mortgage payments, will range from 0.25% to 1.15% of a loan amount, up from 0% to 0.9%. The rate you get depends on factors such as the loan amount and duration. Existing loans won't be affected.

Google Music: The Big Bird is Almost Ready for Launch

Google Music: The Big Bird, dubbed as Google's giant musical bird is now cooked, according to several sources, but there are minor problems regarding label licensing. But instead of tinkering and tweaking, sources inside Google are eager to move towards actual launch. And, many feel it's beyond ready. "We actually wanted to launch it [by] now," one source told Digital Music News on Thursday. "It's frustrating but the rest isn't up to me."

Yanig docu airs today, covers Japan tragedy

Watch Yanig: Mula Japan Hanggang Pinas, a documentary about the stories of thousands of people including Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) pertaining to the massive quake that hit Japan two weeks ago.

Ping Lacson arrives at Cebu Mactan Airport today

CEBU CITY, Philippines--Sen. Panfilo Lacson has returned to the Philippines at 11:45 a.m today on board Cathay Pacific Flight CX 921 at the Cebu Mactan International Airport from Hongkong. This is after the Court of Appeals ruled that its decision lifting the warrant for Lacson's arrest is final. Lacson proceeds to Manila from Cebu.

T3fun’s CARDMON Hero and WYD in-game events for April

T3fun bring CardMon Hero and WYD a full blast of numerous in-game events this month of April! Seoul, Korea - (March 27, 2011) T3fun raises the bar this April as they proudly announce the in-game events lined up for April for the games CARDMON Hero and WYD. Next month, expect the unforeseen as more than 5 events are waiting to happen for each game filled with exciting prizes. April is the high time you get your T3fun experience in an ultimate thrill! Ready your weapons, set your cards, and fight for your destiny!

"Sucker Punch" and "Wimpy Kid", Both $20M Weekend

Azkals vs Bangladesh game replay video

Failed to watch how the Azkals slaughtered Bangladesh in a 3-0 historic victory last Friday, March 25, 2011? See the action! Watch Azkals vs Bangaladesh game replay and be the next Azkals' fan.

Norwegian Cruise Line Taps Martin for $50 Million Account

After six years at Omnicom Group's GSD&M, Norwegian Cruise Line is shifting its estimated $50 million marketing account to Interpublic Group of Cos.' Martin Agency.

Nokia Music Connection Grand Finals at Eastwood Central Plaza

From more than 300 entries for the Nokia Music Connection Contest, here are the Finalists who survived the challenges brought about by Nokia and they will vie for the grand prize this coming Friday, March 25, 2011 at Eastwood City Walk Central Plaza at 8:30 PM for the Nokia Music Connection Grand Finals.

Valkyria Chronicles III PSP ISO Free Download

Looking for Valkyria Chronicles III PSP ISO Free Download? Here in this gaming blog you will find the download links.

BlackBerry Playbook Available for Pre-Order at $499

BlackBerry Playbook, RIM's venture into the tablet zone, is now available for pre-order with the price starting from $499.99. The price is much lower based on BlackBerry Playbook price prediction.

The Latest Gaming News

Computer games are becoming more in demand by the general population than ever before, with games suitable for all ages being pumped out of the industry month after month. Here are a few of the most anticipated releases for consoles ranging from the Nintendo Wii to the Playstation 3.

Angry Birds Updates with 15 New Levels and A Golden Egg

The popular Rovio game - Angry Birds introduced new update for both the iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad versions. Version 1.5.3 of this iOS game includes 15 levels and some sweet treats.

Amazon Kindle Hacks

Here are the different hacks for Amazon Kindle. But before you proceed with the hacking stuff, please bear in mind that by doing so, you are invalidating the warranty of your device. In this undertaking, you should ponder a million times that your gear will get damaged in the process, so do so at your own risk.

G7 Nations Agree on Intervention in Controlling Yen

Finance ministers from the G7 group of the world's richest nations have agreed to step into currency markets in an effort to control volatility in Japan's yen.

Christian Bautista's "Romance Revisited: The Music Video Collection" DVD

Celebrate love once again as Universal Records releases the music video collection DVD of Asia’s Romantic Balladeer Christian Bautista’s quadruple-platinum record award album “Romance Revisited”. This special collector’s DVD edition release is now available at all music stores nationwide.

Homefront Cheats for Xbox 360

This blog will post the complete Homefront Cheats for Xbox 360. Just follow this blog or subscribe to receive updates through email so that you will know the latest updates and newly discovered cheats for the Homefront in your Xbox 360 console.

Electronic Poster Making Adobe Photoshop

Here is the last batch of the designs made by my students in Electronic Poster Making with the help of Adobe Photoshop.

Electronic Poster Making

Electronic Poster Making is really fun and will develop the creativity of the students. The following electronic posters are the works of my students in photo-editing class using the software Adobe Photoshop CS3.

Electronic Posters Designed with Adobe Photoshop CS3 (1/3)

Instead of making a personal website with the use of Frontpage 2003, I decided to share my knowledge in photo editing with the use of Adobe Photoshop CS3.

Download Warcraft 3 Styler

Want to have some changes on Warcraft 3 appearance and background music? Download Warcraft 3 Styler for free.

Japan Nuclear Plant Explodes After the Earthquake

TOKYO — An explosion at a crippled nuclear power plant in northern Japan on Saturday blew the roof off one building and caused a radiation leak of unspecified proportions, escalating the emergency confronting Japan’s government a day after an earthquake and tsunami devastated parts of the country’s northeastern coast.

Angry Birds, Plants vs. Zombies on Windows Phone 7 this Spring

Five popular titles from other mobile platforms will be making the leap to Windows Phone 7 this Spring, complete with Xbox Live support.

Rovio's Angry Birds, Popcap's Plants vs. Zombies, Lima Sky's Doodle Jump,Critical Thought's geoDefense and Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 will all be coming on the company's nascent mobile platform as part of a "Must Have Games" promotion.

The mobile ports are joined by Hydro Thunder Go, described as "a remake of the highly acclaimed classic arcade racer," originally developed by Midway.

The titles will be released across six weeks starting on April 7, Microsoft said, and will include support for Xbox Live features including Achievements and Leaderboards.

Powerful Earthquake and Tsunami Ravage Northern Japan

TOKYO — Rescuers struggled to reach survivors on Saturday morning as Japan reeled after an earthquake and a tsunami struck in deadly tandem. The 8.9-magnitude earthquake set off a devastating tsunami that sent walls of water washing over coastal cities in the north. Concerns mounted over possible radiation leaks from two nuclear plants near the earthquake zone.

Enigma Online Screenshots

Enigma Online will be the next MMORPG that you will love. Please check some of the Enigma Online Screenshots published on this blog.

Enigma Online - Run Up Interactive's 5th Game Title

Run Up Interactive is please to present Enigma Online as their 5th title release in a 2-yr stint in the country. It will be available to the public this coming March 16, 2011 as it enters the CBT phase. OB will then follow a week after the release. Players looking for a new breed of MMORPG will definitely like the game.

Funmily Texas Poker now ready for Grand Open Beta

Developed by the finest Chinese developers, this 100% original poker game “Funmily Texas Poker” under Funmily is now open for the world! Both the Chinese and English versions would be available online so that all players around the world would not be facing any language barrier and enjoy the most popular game. “Funmily Texas Poker”, we are now ready!

AIKA Global enters March with 6 in-game events plus other offline events to watch out for!

Seoul, Korea - (March 08, 2011)— It’s a manic March getaway in AIKA Global as the T3Fun together with Hanbitsoft brings the best of this month as eighth major events roll in the field. Brace your selves daring Elters, as major in-game events such as “March Mayhem”,”Suppress the Thief and “Elter’s Battle Royale” take AIKA Global to a mixture of electrifying battle of madness and massive attacks.

SMART Bro's Broadbandest Blowout Blogger Contest

Attention to all Nuffnangers from Philippine Network, here's another cool contest run by Nuffnang entitled: SMART Bro's Broadbandest Blowout Blogger Contest. SMART Bro is willing to give three Samsung Galaxy Tablet for the lucky winners.

Advertise on Facebook for Free!

Want to advertise your products, blogs or websites for free? You can try this new code that will let your ads running on facebook page without the worry of losing big amount of money.

My "Teaching Earth Science" Article was submitted to different article directories

Last May 2010, I have submitted an article to ezinearticles for the purpose of building backlinks for my "make money online by blogging" blog. The title of the article is: "Teaching Earth Science: Its Challenges and Rewards". This article is a product of my thorough research - online and offline and with the help of my experiences in teaching earth science.

American Idol Season 10 Finalists | Top 13

Who would be the American Idol for 2011? The answer is almost clear as American Idol Season 10 already revealed the finalists or the American Idol Top 13. Did your idols make it? Check the list: