If you're looking for the latest hot blog or podcast check out newsatseven.com. Content is automatically generated and presented in a Machinima format. This video blog is the brain child of Northwestern University's InfoLab. Hosted by Alyx Vance (feature character of Half Life 2) it automatically generates news around one specific topic and creates a short 2 minute video clip.
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- By: BritCritJan 23, 2007