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Apple Announces New Programming Language Called Swift

Gumpu Let us hope.. (636 comments)

.. it is swiftly forgotten.

about 8 months ago

Apple Developing Curve Screen iPhones and Improved Sensors

Gumpu Re:Curved Display? (243 comments)

Is this for anti glare or something?

No, I think it is to extract more money from wallets.

about a year ago

How Much Should You Worry About an Arctic Methane Bomb?

Gumpu "The sky is falling! The sky is falling!" (416 comments)

I'm 45 now, and since I started watching the news around 10 or so, I've heard news stories about the world about to come to end it for various reasons: nuclear bombs, acid rain, over population, full shortage, pollution,.... so far it is still spinning.

about a year and a half ago

To replace Google Reader, I favor ...

Gumpu I have the NSA... (166 comments)

I have the NSA read the news for me.

about a year and a half ago

Microsoft Files Dispute Against Current Owner of XboxOne.com

Gumpu Is it really taken? (381 comments)

If I go to xboxone.com I get a godaddy add saying I can buy it for $7.99...

about a year and a half ago

My most frequent OS migration path?

Gumpu Last path was Amiga to Linux... (413 comments)

Started with a TI994a, then a C64, then an Amiga, and then a whole serie of Linux boxen...

about 2 years ago

If I could change what's "typical" about typical laptops ...

Gumpu Better cooling (591 comments)

Every laptop I had so far heated up so much it was unpleasant to the touch.
The one I have now is at 60 oC while having 0% CPU load. It happily goes above 80 oC when I play minecraft.

Would be nice to have one that stays cool even at 100% CPU load.

about 2 years ago

Seniors Search For Virtual Immortality

Gumpu Re: Sounds alot like (209 comments)

Yes lets move it too the cloud! Your life's history data will be as eternally accessible as your google reader data :)

about 2 years ago

Brain Scan Can Predict Math Mistakes

Gumpu Making mistakes is actually a good way to learn. (133 comments)

Making mistakes is actually a good way to learn and remember information.
Usually when I first get a answer wrong and then have to work to get it correct I remember the subject much better.

more than 2 years ago

Wal*Mart continues push for RFID adoption

Gumpu Tracking people (502 comments)

If this works for inventory goods it might work for the department of homeland security too. Require all people traveling to and from the US to have a tag surgically implanted and track all there moves without problems. What the heck, require it for all people... instant safety...

about 11 years ago


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