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The Case For a Federal Robotics Commission

AlCapwn Equality (70 comments)

Appoint Tom Wheeler as the head of the FRC. Screw robot equality, I want robot slaves.

about a week ago
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What's After Big Data?

AlCapwn Re:Bigger data (87 comments)

We're approaching critical data. We'll hit a point were we'll have to generate new data based on existing stores or find new ways to use collected data.

about 1 month ago
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News Aggregator Fark Adds Misogyny Ban

AlCapwn Re:What constitutes sexism? (748 comments)

I'm sure if I posted the same thing word for word (except with females as the sub-human class) I would have an army of angry feminists calling for my head

Do it!

about a month ago
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Writer: Internet Comments Belong On Personal Blogs, Not News Sites

AlCapwn Re:Don't allow jpg or gif or ... (299 comments)

Speak for yourself, if I could take a job looking at 4chan for the same wages I would.

about a month ago
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I'd most like to (personally) explore:

AlCapwn Re:Constricted options. (246 comments)

Yeah. I had to double-take and make sure I was on Slashdot.

about a month and a half ago
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Floridian (and Southern) Governmental Regulations Are Unfriendly To Solar Power

AlCapwn Durrr (306 comments)

Industry players with tremendous capital not investing in what is likely to be the future of their own sectors deserve to die. Regulators are harming the free market.

about a month and a half ago
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40% Of People On Terror Watch List Have No Terrorist Ties

AlCapwn Flight 17 (256 comments)

Every passenger on a Malaysia Airlines flight is on a no-fly list!

about a month and a half ago
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Linux Kernel Shuffling Zombie Juror Aka 3.16 Released

AlCapwn Linus Torvalds (63 comments)

Linus Torvalds: [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted] Shuffling Zombie Juror kernel!

Change Log:
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Known Issues:
- Expletives are mysteriously being overwritten in buffer

about a month and a half ago
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Nevada Construction Project Could Be Tesla/Panasonic Gigafactory

AlCapwn I bet... (81 comments)

They're building it at the Burning Man site. That place is chock full of engineers.

about 2 months ago
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OKCupid Experiments on Users Too

AlCapwn What next? (161 comments)

OkCupid will start pairing everyone with the worst possible match. Once and for all, we'll be able to prove that opposites attract!

about 2 months ago
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UK Team Claims Breakthrough In Universal Cancer Test

AlCapwn So... (63 comments)

We'll see this technology applied in... 20 years? Reading /. is sometimes painful.

about 2 months ago
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Satellite Images Show Russians Shelling Ukraine

AlCapwn Dude... (582 comments)

This aggression will not stand, man.

about 2 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Would You Do With Half a Rack of Server Space?

AlCapwn Re:porn (208 comments)

I'm a triple rack guy. It'd host one video and it would be the 3 breasted broad from Total Recall.

about 2 months ago
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Reflections On the Less-Cool Effects of Filesharing

AlCapwn Music is striving (458 comments)

Music has never been better. Filesharing has been going on in the last 10 years and music has gone a long way in the last 10 years. Filesharing is only hindering the money which big record companies are making, and as for my artists I prefer them starving. Point is, if we take money out of the art equation, then we'll get less artists doing it for the money and more artists doing it because they are passionate about their art and would do it for free anyways. This is just an issue of an existing market trying to survive. If we had invented the internet and filesharing before CD's, the market would have never existed and we would not even be talking about this right now. It's akin to china's use of coal as energy, it's dumber from every angle but people still do it because people have their lives invested in it. I say fuck them.

more than 5 years ago

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