The problem with those hollow boxes littering the cubicles at your workplace is there isn't enough juice, enough substance
, within to actually run any kind of program outside of Excel, Outlook or--when you're really bored--MS Paint. So if you're at work and don't really feel like working, you're forced to either scour the web for stuff or watch a neat screensaver
. Then, there was hope: Civilization Network for Facebook
However, it looks like Civilization Network
is still a ways off. Variety reports
that the beta for the new Facebook game won't actually start up until around June. This will likely come as a big let-down to fans, as the initial announcement back in October mentioned a hunt for beta testers would be underway "soon." We guess "soon" means "maybe in a few months or something."