Iconic Predator-Prey Study In Peril
Maybe they outsourced it to a non-English speaking country?
Elsevier Opens Its Papers To Text-Mining
I like this bit from TFA:
Shillum says that Elsevier is ahead of the curve — but that other publishers are likely to follow soon. CrossRef, a non-profit collaboration of thousands of scholarly publishers, will in the next few months launch a service that lets researchers agree to standard text-mining terms and conditions by clicking a button on a publisher’s website, a ‘one-click’ solution similar to Elsevier’s set-up.
I would like to see that.
Former DHS Official Blames Privacy Advocates For TSA's Aggressive Procedures
It was all my fault for standing in line. Being there.
Won't happen again.
Officials Say NSA Probed Fewer Than 300 Numbers - Broke Plots In 20 Nations
Bet they cured cancer and helped a little old lady across the street too.
How LinkedIn's Project Inversion Saved the Company
I know how to cook a ribeye to clog my arteries but I don't know exactly what they did in any detail other that "concentrate on infrastructure."
Not sure what I was expecting from BusinessWeek though.
SimCity 5: How Not To Design a Single Player Game
Do you honestly think they programmed it to calculate efficiently? They had deadlines to meet and game play issues to work out.
Reason On How and Why 38 Studios Went Bust
Make the Risk Public, Make the Reward Private.
Also, never make a movie with your own money.
SSD Prices Continue 3-Year Plunge
I read that as "tranny" and it was much funnier.
High-Voltage Fences For Zapping Would-Be Copper Thieves
Just so you know, Mythbusters busted that myth.
But keep telling the story.
Amazon EBS Failure Brings Down Reddit, Imgur, Others
These sites load so much faster.
Is storage that expensive or is it the bandwidth costs associated with them?
Saudi Arabia Calls For Global Internet Censorship Body
A little here, a little there. Soon enough you have to show you have paid your media and news tax and registered your RealID before being allowed online.
Court Finds In Favor of Libraries In Google Books Affair
For all intensive porpoises the metaphor was the pick of the kitten kaboodle, a grade A choice cut of chicken.
Feds Add 9 Felony Charges Against Swartz For JSTOR Hack
This feels like over reaching on the prosecutor's part. Maybe to force a plea.
I thought it would be hard to screw up a case like the Casey Anthony trial but Prosecutors looking to make a reputation can surprise you by going to trial and not making a deal.
I understand his position on open data but it was the absolute wrong way to go about it.
Sci-Fi Writers of the Past Predict Life In 2012
With a straight face?
Money trying to buy a reputation does not turn a crappy SF writer into a good one.
What's Wrong With American Ninja Warrior?
Honestly. Its funnier and has a better T&A factor.
Who wants to see something that takes itself too seriously? I'll watch the Olympics for that.
Travelling Salesman, Thriller Set In a World Where P=NP
How long is this movie and will it have keen illuminating animated diagrams?
Tom's Hardware Tests and Reviews Fedora 16 and Gnome 3
What part of "linux text" did you mistype?
Cell Phone Jamming Devices Enjoy an Increase In Popularity
Its not the size of the dick, but the power behind it.
Canadian Govt To Introduce Massive Internet Surveillance Law
I find signing an internet petition as useful as praying for a cure.
Pentagon: 30,000 Pound Bomb Too Small
That got rid of the mice. Soon we will be at Elephants getting rid of lions.
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