Ask Slashdot: Tech Customers Forced Into Supporting Each Other?
You've identified a hole in the market.
The Technical Difficulty In Porting a PS3 Game To the PS4
The optimisations are the program, there is no unoptimised state to work from. Have you ever worked with soft real-time code?
Earthquake Warning Issued For Central Oklahoma
Do you understand what a probability is?
Lavabit Loses Contempt Appeal
The rules being followed to the dot is the *only possible way law can work*. WTF, did you even think about the consequences of the opposite situation?
Google Chrome Flaw Sets Your PC's Mic Live
It's not the NSA, it's really /shit/ programmers. We're looking for you :p
Interview: John McAfee Answers Your Questions
the single best thing ever posted on slashdot.
They're Reading Your Mail: Microsoft's ToS, Windows 8 Leak, and Snooping
..from the company controlling your comms! Jesus Christ these were crappy thieves!
UK To Create Alan Turing Institute
Great, naming an institute doing something intellectually repulsive after him. How little things change.
Measles Outbreak In NYC
Unfortunately, it's not a gene pool problem, it's a meme pool problem.
Those transfer horizontally - which is a problem.
IBM Dumping $1 Billion Into New Watson Group
..your city / state / whatever region, hasn't counted on call centres being a major source of employment, because that shit is going bye bye.
New Class of "Hypervelocity Stars" Discovered Escaping the Galaxy
'Relative' is the key. There is no fixed background to say 'This is going absolutely this fast', any observation point in any kind of motion is as viable as any other. It just falls out of a little bit of simple vector maths - so no, your question is not answerable, as it's malformed.
Is the World Ready For Facial Recognition On Google Glass?
I hope you're ready to get the shit kicked out of you, because that's inevitably what's going to happen. I can't really see how it isn't going to happen.
I suspect it'll happen so frequently, that the police in any state won't even bother to charge anyone doing so with a crime after a short while.
Ask Slashdot: Easy Wi-Fi-Enabled Tablet For My Dad?
Got one for my mum - problem solved.
Didn't even have to explain how to use it!
Windows RT vs. Windows 8 Could Burn Consumers
No, the purpose was mainly rapid application development.
The Panic Over Fukushima
Who cares about background radiation, I'd be terrified of inhaling reactor core dust.
Indian Gov't Bans Bulk SMS, Investigating Social Media
And where exactly are you from?
OpenGL Version 4.3 Released
I don't think you're even slightly technical.
John Carmack: Kudos To Valve, But Linux Is Still Not a Viable Gaming Market
No, the reason is that it is horrible and expensive to code for. Vastly too expensive for the returns unless it's turned into a closed platform, a la the App Store.