Weekend tech reading: DirecTV acquisition imminent, Google and Apple end patent battle

Julio Franco

TechSpot Editor
Staff member
AT&T is poised to announce a takeover of DirecTV Inc. within days, people briefed on the matter said on Saturday, ushering in another sweeping transformation of the telecommunications industry.

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TomSEA

TechSpot Chancellor
Interesting article on playing older games with upgraded graphics. Although I have many, many fond memories of older games, when I try them out now on my big gaming rig, I gag at the graphics. And hate to be that way, but these days, I need a LITTLE eye candy to keep me going.

So I'll have to check out Half-Life 2 again with this graphics upgrade mod.