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Teachable Robot Helps Assemble IKEA Furniture

AshFan The bad news (88 comments)

The bad news is that you need to first assemble the robot.

about a year ago

Blizzard Set To Debut 'Something New' At PAX East

AshFan Maybe (150 comments)

Maybe it's the REAL Diablo 3.

about a year and a half ago

Interviews: Ask Lead Developer Ben Kamens About Khan Academy

AshFan Huginn_and_Muninn (69 comments)

Huginn_and_Muninn... Lets give the Norse gods some props.

about a year and a half ago

Twin Probes Crash Into the Moon

AshFan Moon? (79 comments)

That wasn't a moon... it was a space station!

about a year and a half ago

What "Earth-Shaking" Discovery Has Curiosity Made on Mars?

AshFan Vandalism (544 comments)

While taking another picture of itself, it noticed that something has slapped a "Barsoom" bumpersticker on the fender.

about a year and a half ago

James Bond Film Skyfall Inspired By Stuxnet Virus

AshFan Re:It has a PCI bus. (187 comments)

This is not the first time a computer virus was the inspiration for a movie, anyone remember, "Shakespeare in love?"

about a year and a half ago

Fukushima Fish Still Radioactive

AshFan Fish (107 comments)

Simpsons already did it.

about 2 years ago

Standard For Electric Car Charging Announced

AshFan Dutch (212 comments)

I wonder why they don't just install power generating windmills on the roof of these cars.

about 2 years ago

Supermassive Black Hole Destroying Proto Star System

AshFan light years (67 comments)

Light years is a measure of time, not distance.

about 2 years ago

Nearly All Particle Physics Research To Be Open Access

AshFan Strings (27 comments)

Joke is on them. It's all strings poeple... STRINGS!!!

about 2 years ago

Pakistan's PM Demands International Blasphemy Laws From UN

AshFan Re:Message to the intolerant (957 comments)

If anyone makes fun of the flying Spaghetti monster, I'm calling the god cops.

about 2 years ago

Beer Is Cheaper In the US Than Anywhere Else In the World

AshFan Re:Incidentally... (633 comments)

Good thing there are no polititians smart enough to read Slashdot, or we would be looking at some new, "World economy infrastructure beer stabilization" taxation.

about 2 years ago

Microsoft Patent Details Whole-Room Projection Game Environment

AshFan Re:so.. A holodeck? (118 comments)

Simpsons did it first.

about 2 years ago

Bill "The Science Guy" Nye Says Creationism Is Not Appropriate For Children

AshFan Re:So which field of engineering (1774 comments)

Santa is way better, he can also judge you magically from afar, but brings you toys every year.

about 2 years ago

Bill "The Science Guy" Nye Says Creationism Is Not Appropriate For Children

AshFan Re:Yes! (1774 comments)

Just looking for the "g" spot.

about 2 years ago

Ask Slashdot: Is There a Professional Geek Dress Code?

AshFan Re:Does it really matter (432 comments)

This is why I keep an outfit in my filing cabinet.

about 2 years ago

Ask Slashdot: Is There a Professional Geek Dress Code?

AshFan Re:easy (432 comments)

Personally, I have noticed that wearing pants of some sort really says, "I am a confident leader". Also, consider "Garanimals". The trick, is to match the animal on the shirt, with the one on the pants.

about 2 years ago

Can Anyone Catch Khan Academy?

AshFan Degree (190 comments)

How much weight does a Youtube degree carry in todays market?

about 2 years ago

Nokia: Google's Nexus 7 Tablet Infringes Our Patents

AshFan Apple owns that idea (183 comments)

The way things are going, we will all need a license to post comments online, as it will infringe on someones intelectual property.

about 2 years ago

Diablo III Released

AshFan release date? (594 comments)

When is the REAL release date? I've been trying to log in for days, and still have not conected... must have been moved back... right?

more than 2 years ago


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