Category Archives: SGB News

A bit behind…

Well folks, it looks like all of us here at SGB have gotten a bit distracted with our other projects.  Don’t worry – we are still around and are looking to get a fresh jump on this site. If anyone has any submissions for us, please feel free to send them our way! Thanks!

Will the real Super Mario 2 please stand up?

I grew up on Super Mario Brothers.  I can’t begin to count the hours I’ve lost in the game series depths.  When asked what my favorite of the series is, I invariably answer “Super Mario Bros. 2”. I never knew.  I never knew that what I thought was my favorite Super Mario Brothers game wasn’t… Read More »

Microsoft sued over WGA

On the heels of the uproar over Self-Destructing Windows installs, a lawsuit was filed in US District court(seattle) this week.  The lawsuit calls Microsoft’s WGA a spyware. The suit by Los Angeles resident Brian Johnson, filed this week in U.S. District Court in Seattle, seeks class-action status for claims that Microsoft didn’t adequately disclose details… Read More »

This install of Windows will self destruct in 30 days

Ed Bott at ZDNet is reporting that Microsoft will soon make installation of WGA (Windows Genuine Advantage) mandatory. Not only will it become a mandatory install, if WGA isn’t installed within 30 days, the install of Windows will cease to operate. If WGA becomes mandatory, would it mean that Microsoft could prevent Windows from working… Read More »