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A Different Kind of Linux Smartphone: Samsung To Sell Tizen-Based Model Z

Jae686 Re:I cooled off on Samsung... (105 comments)

IF you COULD buy a OnePlus One....... (unless you have an invite ofcourse.......)

about 2 months ago
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Happy Hardware Freedom Day

Jae686 Re:wow! (35 comments)

Or my Eken M001 with android 1.6. Oh wait, that thing NEVER worked properly!

about a year ago
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Apple and HTC Settle Patent Dispute

Jae686 Re:Good business (179 comments)

If I had mod points you would get +1 Insightfull

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Distros Have You Used, In What Order?

Jae686 Re:I don't understand (867 comments)

I don't use Linux, so I've always been baffled by this: why do you need to swap distros? What's up with this OS that everyone feels the need to jump around all the time? It's like a geek rite of passage to find the most obscure distro you can, it seems. I don't get it.

(Not trolling, genuinely puzzled)

we dont need to, we want to. :)

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: Does Europe Have Better Magazines Than the US?

Jae686 Re:"All"? (562 comments)

If I only had mod points!

more than 2 years ago
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Steve Jobs Dead At 56

Jae686 Re:Lameness (1613 comments)

From the fall of AOL to the rise of iComputing, we had a 12 year golden age where walled gardens were derided, people owned their own devices, and the landscape of the internet formed more or less naturally.

Nevermind things like WGA, TPM, DRM, the omni-present EULAs in nearly everything that the majority of humanity used, making backups of one's media was considered to be "theft", Windows(!?) was actually poised to take over the server room, decoding an encrypted file or a proprietary chip meant litigation and/or jail time, and many, many other examples...

Golden age, my ass.

if I had mod points!!!!!!!!!!!!!

more than 2 years ago
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Kodak's 1975 Digital Camera

Jae686 Re:Kodak: credit where credit is due (140 comments)

I have a Kodac camera (a CX6330, its opened up right now, due to some bent switches....) and the respective EasyShare Printer 6000 dock and they were a pretty good combination at the time. Both the camera and the printer are pretty good. The printer is still in use, its being shared over a CUPS server. So in my view, I have a pretty good impression of kodak. If only they had Dslr cameras.........

more than 3 years ago
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Sony Finally Turning a Profit On PS3s

Jae686 Odd.... (117 comments)

I never knew that was on Sony's mind when they lauched the ps3 ? What were they expecting, brand loyalty ?

about 4 years ago
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New Handheld Computer Is 100% Open Source

Jae686 Re:A couple of the potential uses (195 comments)

I got a wifi enabled tablet running android for a little more than 85 euros on ebay : http://cgi.ebay.ie/7-Google-Android-notebook-Netbook-Tablet-PC-UMPC-MID_W0QQitemZ120568056079QQcategoryZ177QQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp3286.m7QQ_trkparmsZalgo%3DLVI%26itu%3DUCI%26otn%3D3%26ps%3D6%26clkid%3D8017503619244106713 In other hand , SACK look quite interesting in my book : http://en.qi-hardware.com/wiki/SAKC I wonder how much it will cost...

more than 4 years ago
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Sony To Detail "Premium PSN" Plans At E3

Jae686 Re:Sounds Ok (171 comments)

okay...

more than 4 years ago
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Are You a Blue-Collar Or White-Collar Developer?

Jae686 Re:A real C/S education is priceless. (836 comments)

What the kind of comments I expect to see around here :) (Oh , If i had mod points ! )

more than 4 years ago
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Apple Says iPhone Jailbreaking Could Hurt Cell Towers

Jae686 Re:More freetard whinging (495 comments)

Just because you cant "build a cell phone as good as the iphone" does not mean you are forced to be happy with / about it.... And AFAIK there were smartphones long before the iphone came out..........

about 5 years ago
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Windows 7 Clean Install Only In Europe

Jae686 Re:OOh (803 comments)

"Windows" and "upgrade" on the same sentence does *NOT* compute....

about 5 years ago
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What Free IDE Do You Use?

Jae686 IDE ? (1055 comments)

I'm more than happy with gedit and make.........

more than 5 years ago

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