Blizzard confirms StarCraft II overheating bug Screens that are light on detail may make your system overheat if cooling is overall insufficient. This is because the game has nothing to do so it is primarily just working on drawing the screen very quickly. A temporary workaround is to go to your Documents\StarCraft II Beta\variables.txt file and add these lines: frameratecapglue=30 frameratecap=60 Koku Gamer

ATI Catalyst 10.7a beta driver Starcraft II Support for Anti-Aliasing through the ATI Catalyst Control Center when using a Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP based system with an ATI Radeon HD 5xxx, 4xxx, 3xxx, 2xxx series graphics card or Radeon Mobility equivalent. AMD

U.S. Copyright Group 'steal' competitor's website The U.S. Copyright Group (USCG) has been all over the news in recent months. The lawyer group sued thousands of BitTorrent users who allegedly file-shared motion pictures belonging to their clients, including the Oscar-winning Hurt Locker. However, it turns out that USCG are not copyright purists either, as they have blatantly copied the website of a competitor without permission. TorrentFreak

The Web's new gold mine: Your secrets Hidden inside Ashley Hayes-Beaty's computer, a tiny file helps gather personal details about her, all to be put up for sale for a tenth of a penny. The file consists of a single code— 4c812db292272995e5416a323e79bd37—that secretly identifies her as a 26-year-old female in Nashville, Tenn. WSJ

M&A: Microsoft makes more from selling than it spends on buying Microsoft this morning filed its annual Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission, a treasure trove for anyone digging for nuggets of information about the company. The first one that jumped out at me: Microsoft made more money selling companies than it spent buying companies in its last fiscal year. TechFlash

Sceptre 27-inch LCD monitor for $249 Now through August 4, Newegg is offering Sceptre's 27-inch high-def LCD monitor for just $249.99 (regularly $399 MSRP) via promo code EMCYVNX69. TS Hot Deals