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Librem: a Laptop Custom-Made For Free/Libre Software

L'Ange Oliver Hope they won't get sued (227 comments)

If Samsung is sued because their tablets are too similar to iPads, I have a hard time believing that they won't get sued over their MacBook style design...

5 days ago

65,000 Complaints Later, Microsoft Files Suit Against Tech Support Scammers

L'Ange Oliver 4 calls in a year (246 comments)

This year alone, I received 4 calls from these scammers, pretending to be Microsoft technicians.

about a month ago

Detritus From Cancer Cells May Infect Healthy Cells

L'Ange Oliver Re:Blocking exosomes (46 comments)

The exosomes will be similar, only the content will differ. Also, its still not clear how much these exosome travel. They might end up far from any tumor cell, making it impractical for targeting.

about 3 months ago

New Research Suggests Cancer May Be an Intrinsic Property of Cells

L'Ange Oliver If cancer is so old... (185 comments)

How did it survive evolution? What is its function?

about 5 months ago

Tesla Aims For $30,000 Price, 2017 Launch For Model E

L'Ange Oliver Re:As a Quebecer... (247 comments)

At least we found out about the corruption. Maybe now we will start to THINK BIG, sti!

about 7 months ago

Ask Slashdot: Switching From SAS To Python Or R For Data Analysis and Modeling?

L'Ange Oliver Re:Cost (143 comments)

I second that. R is the better choice here.

about 7 months ago

Fixing Faulty Genes On the Cheap

L'Ange Oliver CRISPR (105 comments)

This technology has been advertised everywhere in my institute... and now its on Slashdot... I wonder if there is someone behind their marketing campaign?

about 7 months ago

Why Are We Made of Matter?

L'Ange Oliver Re:What if there is no reason? (393 comments)

Actually, solving a rubik's cube is not unstructured if your algorithm thinks at least 20 moves ahead. Similarly, we probably need to have a broader view of the universe to discern a possible reason for the dominance of matter.

about 10 months ago

Ask Slashdot: What Software Can You Not Live Without?

L'Ange Oliver /. cookies (531 comments)

Always the first thing I install. It even works on all major OS. Keeps beta version at bay ;)

about a year ago

Update on the March of Progress: How Slashdot's New Look Is Shaping Up

L'Ange Oliver Most summary are truncated (237 comments)

And that is very annoying. You should at least have done an "ALPHA" phase /.!

about a year ago

Could Crowd-Sourced Direct Democracy Work?

L'Ange Oliver Daemon (594 comments)

Daniel Suarez (author of Daemon and Freedom) describes a very interesting "government". He imagined quite a complex system to handle and balance projects / votes / budget / ...
I recommend reading his books before saying that such a system wouldn't work. The ideas shared makes it sound quite believable.

more than 3 years ago


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