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BluPhenix316 (2656403) writes "Physicists have devised a new experiment to test if the universe is a computer. They look for "signatures" created by "lattice quantum chromodynamics calculations". Which pill would you take?" Link to Original Source top
Microsoft makes Direct X 11.1 a Windows 8 Exclusive!
BluPhenix316 (2656403) writes "Microsoft has made Direct X 11.1 a Windows 8 Exclusive. I think this is merely a update to make Direct X more integrated with Windows 8. Is this going to be the trend? To lock you into the OS updates so Windows 7 doesn't last as long as Windows XP has?" Link to Original Source top
Ask Slashdot: Is Samba4 a viable alternative to Active Directory?
BluPhenix316 (2656403) writes "I'm currently in school for Network Administration. I was discussing Linux with my instructor and he said the problem he has with Linux is he doesn't know of a good alternative to Active Directory. I did some research and from what I've read Samba 4 seems very promising. What are your thoughts?"