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Behind Bill Gates's $350M Deal in 1986, Five Minutes of 'Fez'

bill gatesHere are a few of the other noteworthy things we saw today on our never-ending journey through the wild, wild Web.

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It's Nick's meddling girlfriend again: Brian is in Austin jail, for real. Gave me his twitter password on his one phonecall. Go help him!
SXSW 2011: The internet is over
But you can develop a problematic addiction to anything: there's no reason to exclude the internet, and many real geeks in Austin (as opposed to the new-media gurus who claim to speak for them) readily concede they know sufferers. One of the most popular talks at the conference, touching on these subjects, bore the title Why Everything Is Amazing And Nobody Is Happy.

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  • Here's a handy tool: Instagrid creates a gallery out of your Instagram photos. [From: Instagrid]
  • Fortune dug into its archives to unearth a 1986 cover story about the deal that netted Bill Gates $350 million. [From: Fortune]

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