Inside Chris Anderson's Open-Source Drone Factory
Your post is oddly not very specific while sounding specific. What did you actually order and how long did it take to arrive?
MasterCard and Visa Start Banning VPN Providers
This has nothing to do with the NSA. This is all about the so called content owners protecting copyright. And with this they are starting to win!
Ask Slashdot: Developer Or Software Engineer? Can It Influence Your Work?
Easy.... Use software engineer. It sounds richer so gets more babes ;)
Julian Assange To Be Extradited To Sweden
"Assange fears that an extradition to Sweden would make it easier for Washington to extradite him to the US on possible charges relating to the release by WikiLeaks of leaked US embassy cables."
I never got that. He's in England and he's from Australia. Surely these are the 2 biggest allies of the US.
Hawking Picks Physics Over God For Big Bang
Is this all?
Is that all the best of the best in physics has to argue about? Gravity vs god? Thats like arguing over air vs oxygen.
Can you get back to the energy problem please? Neither god nor gravity will save us from that.
Go, Google's New Open Source Programming Language
It seems to have a number of packages already including a image package and http package? (http://golang.org/pkg/)
Im sure it wouldnt be to hard to write a package that wraps sqllite or something for DB access.
My question is, given that its so close to C what does it give me the C doesn't?
Supreme Court Declines Case Over Techs' Right To Search Your PC
Here's the keys to my house. Please clean my rug. If you find my porn/drugs/kidnapped child then it will be unusable in court.
Linux On Netbooks — a Complicated Story
What the hell has photoshop got to do with Windows vs linux on netbooks?
I dont want to run photoshop on my netbook regardless if the OS is Windows or Linux. I want email, a web browser, a simple photo tool and an office suite.
How the City Hurts Your Brain
I didnt tick Anonymous?????
Square Enix Announces Supreme Commander 2
Not to blow my own trumpet, but I also did a fairly successful AI patch for SC.
Get it here:
The AI script was all in lua so it proved quite easy to mod.
Mozilla Unveils Aurora Concept Browser
Okay.. Im replying up top, but this is such a random article I feel a random comment is in order...
This just goes to show that the bringer of the last revolution (FF over IE) has no real idea who its over thrower will be.
Personally I would like to see FF add some kind of podcast support (call it netcast if you like) plus better media download library management. Then FF could be a browser, news paper, radio station and TV station all in one.
Itunes is the real competition to Firefox and the browser market in general.