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Win a Free Android Game Console Courtesy of PlayMG!

Win a Free Android Game Console Courtesy of PlayMG!

Free Console???  Yep! PlayMG, a company dedicated to Android game consoles and safety online, wants to give one lucky Powerbase reader a PlayMG Android game console.  What is a PlayMG?  Well, we spent some time with the device several months ago.  You can read our impressions here. So, how do you win?  Easy!  1.) Find


Gold Farmers May Face Heavier Treasury Scrutiny Under New FinCEN Guidance

On March 18, FinCEN – the financial crimes enforcement arm of the United States Treasury – released guidance regarding the use of BitCoin and other virtual currencies that are exchanged for actual cash. This ruling could have meaning, however, for “gold farmers” as well. Gold farmers, or businesses that deal in the buying, selling and


Sexy “Previews” Set To Land In Ubuntu 12.10

New features are coming to a crawl as the Ubuntu team approaches the October release date of Ubuntu 12.10, though one new feature has surprisingly reared it pretty little head.  Previews.  The idea is simple enough, but very well and attractively executed. If you’re like me, you spend an awful lot of time in the