Checkpoint: Three Decades Edition

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Checkpoint - Three Decades Edition

I don’t like to celebrate my birthday but a significant force in my life began shining a light upon my history, so it’s difficult to ignore the fact that time has passed.

I divided my life along the year 2003, the year of my high school graduation. It shouldn’t be a surprise but details of my life are much more defined in the post-high school era.

Some of it could be attributed to the rise of the Internet and cheaper technology enabling us all to instantly mark a place in time. The ability to quickly and effortlessly post remark or take photo allows us all to create personal logs of our lives like never before.

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RTM & GM

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windows-logoBoth Microsoft and Apple made announcements pertaining to their latest operating systems launches.

Microsoft announced that Windows 8 will be released to manufacturing during the first week of August and it will be available to the masses sometime in October. I can’t say I’m looking forward to Windows 8 Pro with much enthusiasm but for $39.99 I’m going to take the plunge.

apple-logo.pngComing much sooner, cheaper and with much more enthusiasm is Apple’s Mac OS X “Mountain Lion”. The Golden Master version of the OS was released to developers yesterday and will be made available to the masses some time this month for just $19.99. And that’s just $19.99 for ALL the Macs in my home.

Tough to beat that.

FYI: More Release Dates & Downloadable News

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windows-logoAnnouncements

  • Official: Windows 7 Released to Manufacturing; In Stores October 22, 2009 (via Windows Blog)
  • Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth Will Debut February 16, 2010 (via Kotaku)
    • New screenshots below
  • Plants vs Zombies Coming to XBLA (via WorthPlaying)
    • No release date, no details; just intentions
  • Castle Crashers Coming to PSN (via Kotaku)
  • Battlefield 1943 Sells Over 600, 000 over PSN and XBLA (via Edge)

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Lost Planet 2 Screenshots

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