Dell Exec Calls HP's New 'Machine' Architecture 'Laughable'
Memristors are a fundamental change in computation. Fuck dell and their bullshit spewing CEOs. Burn in hell dell.
Kids With Wheels: Should the Unlicensed Be Allowed To 'Drive' Autonomous Cars?
What a great argument. Something going potentially wrong is a great reason to ban that thing outright. That's why they banned six year olds from walking around - they could potentially fall down and serverely harm themselves in the process.
LEARN WHEN PRINCIPLES MATTER. You need statistics. Not principles to win your argument.
NYU Group Says Its Scheme Makes Cracking Individual Passwords Impossible
Not instantly. Monkeys don't type infinitely fast. It would still take time for each monkey's key press.
Michael Abrash Joins Oculus, Calls Facebook 'Final Piece of the Puzzle'
Keep that in mind. Facebook is not a company of technological excellence (Apple) or software excellence (Google), but simply got lucky for being the social site that everyone went to.
UK Benefits System In Deeper Trouble?
Let's hope the government didn't piss away another £12b on a failed IT system. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NHS_Connecting_for_Health
New Oculus Rift Prototype Features Head Tracking, Reduced Motion Blur, HD AMOLED Display
Why not just use an accelerometer to track in 3d space?
Rise of the Super-High-Res Notebook Display
No, it would be better if software developers wrote software that draws in such a way that it takes up the same amount of area on the screen regardless of DPI.
NSA Infected 50,000 Computer Networks With Malicious Software
Your hand waving abilities are not as strong as you think.
It's not reasonable to expect such behaviour. Regardless, it's not acceptable and that's what matters. I agree that acting shocked isn't going to help anyone's cause but something should be done to stop the NSA from being out of control.
Soylent: No Food For 30 Days
whey shakes dont contain all the nutrients the human body requires
20-Somethings Think It's OK To Text and Answer Calls In Business Meetings
It's outrageous that a writer in modern times would so blatantly try to induce outrage in his readers. PEOPLE ARE TEXTING IN MEETINGS, THE HORROR!
Delta Replacing Flight Manuals with Surface Tablets
They aren't flight-critical devices.
All Bitcoin Wallets On Android Vulnerable To Theft
It's ridiculous in this day and age that an OS can fail to make random numbers properly. That's one of the most basic operations. How lazy/incompetent are the Google programmers?
George Zimmerman Acquitted In Death of Trayvon Martin
well the evidence is a dead body. Surely if you kill someone it is YOU who needs to build up evidence to show that it was not manslaughter (or w/e).
PDP-11 Still Working In Nuclear Plants - For 37 More Years
If it aint broke, encourage people to waste their time learning an entire language only to be used once.What a great use of time. Not.
UK ISPs Secretly Start Blocking Torrent Site Proxies
When will they begin to block general proxies, as they can be used to access blocked sites?
XP's End Will Do More For PC Sales Than Win 8, Says HP Exec
Windows 8 was just too much of a learning curve for them
You mean Windows 8 was too complicated for them. "Learning curve" is not the appropriate term.
Microsoft Files Dispute Against Current Owner of XboxOne.com
Fork over some money, Micro$oft, if you want it that bad...
They are - to the lawyers.
Ask Slashdot: When Is the User Experience Too Good?
hold shift when pressing delete. it deletes permanently, no questions asked.
To Avoid Confusion: Oracle's Confusing New Java Numbering Scheme
Surely they could just number them from 1 to infinity. Why does name matter? Who knows.