"Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer" Pulled From Amazon
Probably the same guy in charge of the new Fantastic Four movie.
David Cameron Says Brits Should Be Taught Imperial Measures
Scotland had a chance to run away from that madness but they missed it.
Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5
An expanded memory will be the new wonderful feature of the iPhone 7 that all the world was expecting.
Comcast Allegedly Asking Customers to Stop Using Tor
Probably Comcast cares because NSA told them they should.
Why Atheists Need Captain Kirk
If bigot Yankees wouldn't have started to teach Creationism at school, or open the Creation Museum, or all the bizarre stuff I periodically read about religion in the US, maybe atheists would not have felt the need to "fight back" in that way...
Scientists Sequence Coffee Genome, Ponder Genetic Modification
I think that with "in this day and age" they mean "we cannot wait the long times needed by artificial selection".
That is, you can have a new coffe that "endure drought, disease and pests, with the added benefit of enhancing flavor and caffeine levels" with natural selection maybe in 100 years, or with genetic tampering in 10.
How Gygax Lost Control of TSR and D&D
Yeah sure, and nobody plays World of Warcraft or eat at McDonald's anymore...
Microsoft CEO To Slash 18,000 Jobs, 12,500 From Nokia To Go
Nokia can only blame itself for letting Elop become their CEO years ago.
The Pentagon's $399 Billion Plane To Nowhere
Sorry, but with all the F-35 problems, your comment just seem astroturfing to me.
Did Russia Trick Snowden Into Going To Moscow?
Snowden isn't working for the NSA, but the NSA let him get wrong informations and managed to have him flee to Russia to feed them misinformation.
UK May Kill the EU's Net Neutrality Law
They will be glad to join US.
Ask Slashdot: Linux For Grandma?
Dude, is grandma we're talking about, not a guy spending most of his time watching porn sites.
Get her an updated antivirus and a firewall and she'll be safe while browsing for cakes recipes.
One In Ten Americans Thinks HTML Is a Type of Sexually Transmitted Infection
And they even missed the sex part!
Blizzard To Sell Level 90 WoW Characters For $60
Do you mean that killing thousands of rats is an accomplishment?
Is Ruby Dying?
Has Ruby really been alive?
Why Snapchat and Its Ilk Face a Revenue Conundrum
Or even better they should have taken the offered cash and retired to a tropical island.
Employee Morale Is Suffering At the NSA
Especially since they were spying leaders all around the world, and that seems hardly related to terrorism prevention.
Or did they actually believe that Angela Merkel could have wanted to place a weapon of mass destruction in New York subway system?
The Desktop Is Dead, Long Live the Desktop!
"'The mainframe bows to the minicomputer. The minicomputer bows to the personal computer. The personal computer bows to the tablet and smart phone. It seems as if these will soon bow to the smart watch or smart glasses"
In the end we will have a device with no screen and a single button: "Like".
No Shirt, No Shoes, No Service — and No Google Glass, Either
I don't think Luddites means what you think it means.