Google Pac-Man Gobbled 550 Years of Work

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Tue, May 25th, 2010 14:01 by capnasty NEWS

Google's playable version of Pac-Man on its homepage late last week led web surfers to spend almost five million man-hours playing it, a study said Tuesday. In dollar terms, assuming people are paid an average of $25 US an hour, the total cost was $120 million in "lost" productivity fleeing or pursuing Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde.

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