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Docker Turns 1: What's the Future For Open Source Container Tech?

Evildonald Subjects suck. (65 comments)

But.. but.. aren't you amazed?!? It's only been a year since that thing you never heard of did something you aren't being told?!?!! Who says journalism is dead?

about 5 months ago
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Game Preview: Hearthstone

Evildonald Card Hunter is better (131 comments)

Just as a heads up. The browser-based (Flash) game Card Hunter is better and is incredibly charismatic and fun. It's also free to play and not pay-to-win. It is like someone worked out what game my brain would like the most and made it.

You can pay to get more treasure and to do special quest maps, and the quality is astronomical for a flash-based program.

Penny Arcade also agrees with me about it being awesome!

about 9 months ago
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77 Million Accounts Stolen From Playstation Network

Evildonald Not Trolling.... (645 comments)

Seriously, how many times does Sony need to fuck over consumers before they stop buying their products? If you bought a Sony product and they fucked you over, why are you surprised? They do something like this every year!

more than 3 years ago
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WA Election To Try Online Voting

Evildonald WA Election (304 comments)

I'm so pleased that Western Australia is going to try this. Nice globalisation, asshats.

more than 3 years ago
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London Stock Exchange Price Errors 'Emerged At Linux Launch'

Evildonald Re:either sympathy or accusation (168 comments)

Those poor devs, who are earning 500-800 pounds a day. My heart goes out to them too.

more than 3 years ago
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China Blocks News Websites In Protest of Nobel

Evildonald Chinese Nobel Peace Prize (213 comments)

All they have to do is host their own Peace prize and make Juilan Assange the winner.

more than 3 years ago
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PC Era Forecasted To End In 18 Months

Evildonald Again? (449 comments)

Breaking Story! Slashdot posts a story about the death of PCs! For the millionth time...

more than 3 years ago
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Jammie Thomas Hit With $1.5 Million Verdict

Evildonald Re:Outside of the design of the system (764 comments)

I don't see how this ruling isn't unconstitutional at least. Anyone who thinks this fine isn't excessive should be declared insane.
8th Amendment : "Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted"

more than 3 years ago
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The Time Travel Paradoxes of Back To the Future

Evildonald A hovering car is not travelling at 88Mph (454 comments)

What about the biggest hole? The fact that at the end of BTTF 2, when Doc is floating in the Delorean and struck by lightning, he is not travelling at 88 Mph! He travels backwards in time while just hovering. The speed is a myth!

more than 3 years ago
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Flat Pay Prompts 1 In 3 In IT To Consider Jump

Evildonald Re:This just in... (608 comments)

Oh I jumped... and it was about $35k a year more!

more than 3 years ago
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Why SSDs Won't Replace Hard Drives

Evildonald Re:welllllll (315 comments)

If for some people an Object B has replaced an Object A... then it's a bit of a reach to say that it "won't" replace it.. wouldn't ya say? Oh wait.. here are some more straws to grasp for...

more than 4 years ago
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Why SSDs Won't Replace Hard Drives

Evildonald welllllll (315 comments)

...except for the people who already HAVE replaced their hard drives with SSDs. Not those people. We're not counting them.

more than 4 years ago
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Crack the Code In US Cyber Command's Logo

Evildonald Cracked it (380 comments)

It says "COMSTOCK"

more than 4 years ago
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Tunneling Under the Great Firewall?

Evildonald Stop being cheap (403 comments)

"I want something that has great performance but i don't want to pay any money for it"

Shell out for a VPN connection already.. iPredator is very cheap and encrypts your whole network connection.

more than 4 years ago
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Dell Selling Faulty PCs

Evildonald The Golden Rule (484 comments)

"Friends don't let friends buy Dell"

more than 4 years ago
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The Fastest ISPs In the US

Evildonald Re:Mississippi (199 comments)

They are the nation's leaders in S's and I's

more than 4 years ago

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Self-publishing a contraversial e-book

Evildonald Evildonald writes  |  more than 2 years ago

Evildonald (983517) writes "My father is publishing a book that is too hot to publish in his home country. He will be exempt from prosecution as long as the book is not published or is directly for sale in the state that it is discussing.

We will be initially publishing on Amazon and Barnes and Noble e-book, but I am concerned that they might bow to legal pressure (whether it has jurisdiction or not) and stop sale of his book.

To protect ourselves, and to have a fallback, what other services are there out there for selling your own e-book? Are there e-publishers that are militantly resistant to legal takedowns? Is there an open-source project that has been made to self-publish reliably?

Please help my dad."

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Jedi religion founder accuses Tesco of discriminat

Evildonald Evildonald writes  |  more than 4 years ago

Evildonald writes "In the UK, a Tesco supermarket has been accused of religious discrimination after the founder of a Jedi religion was ejected after being told to remove his hood or leave a branch of the supermarket in north Wales."
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Working in the US

Evildonald Evildonald writes  |  more than 6 years ago

Evildonald writes "I'm an Australian-British programmer (asp.net, don't hate me) who has recently married an American girl and I am moving to the United States (more accurately to Boston). I've heard that outside of Silicon Valley, that Boston has the most number of startup tech companies, which is the sort of work that really floats my boat. My questions to my esteemed colleagues are: 1. How do I find startup companies to work for? 2. Has anyone any advice for a new job seeker in the states from the Uk or Australia? 3. Is the recession affecting the market badly?"

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