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Firefox 4.0 Beta 1 Released

Masami Eiri Re:Option to use the old UI? (190 comments)

When I installed it, it defaulted to the old AI, probably due to how I have the bars rearranged (I have bookmarks on my menu bar). I had to move the tab bar back down, but that was a simple right-click option.

about 4 years ago

Steam UI Update Beta Drops IE Rendering For WebKit

Masami Eiri Re:Why OSX? (244 comments)

Give it time.

more than 4 years ago

Review: Mass Effect 2

Masami Eiri Re:I actually kind of miss the old combat system (331 comments)

I must be the only person that didn't have ammo problems. I'm hitting the final boss now, and for the first time I'm running seriously low on everything. Part of that has to do with me being too damn chicken to pop over a barrier and run over to where I killed a few guys. You'll find yourself running low on sniper and maybe pistol ammo, sure, but there's always "thermal clips" laying around to pick up.

more than 4 years ago

This Hallowe'en ...

Masami Eiri Re:Me (709 comments)

I dressed as a shapeshifter once. I had a "Hello my name is..." tag on with the character's name.

more than 4 years ago

Mozilla Preparing To Scrap Tabbed Browsing?

Masami Eiri Not quite right (554 comments)

Sounds less like ditching tabs, and more like adding grouping. Make it optional, and I don't see a problem.

more than 5 years ago

Remote Kill Flags Surface In Kindle

Masami Eiri Re:memento flag (630 comments)

Speed Reading Mode could actually be kind of fun, assuming it could be toggled.

more than 5 years ago

IE8 Released As Critical Update For XP

Masami Eiri Re:Didn't XP ship with 6? (409 comments)

Ugh... tell me about it. Where I work, I need to code to make sure it works on IE6. PITA.

more than 4 years ago

Windows 7 Starter Edition — 3 Apps Only

Masami Eiri Re:You must mean the iPhone (695 comments)

Same phone here, with similar results. The only thing I always have open is Outlook with push email, which does knock down the battery life a bit, however. Beyond that, I rarely need to yank the battery to restart. Can't say I've had it on for weeks though, as I do utilize both batteries so it shuts down when I do that.

more than 5 years ago

GameStop Selling Games Played By Employees As New

Masami Eiri Re:How about DRM? (243 comments)

You're not expecting NEW product at Blockbuster though. When I worked there (about 6 years ago), it wasn't grounds for termination if you were late bringing it back, but you did pay a late fee, IIRC.

more than 5 years ago

Nintendo Reveals New Wii Controller

Masami Eiri Um (89 comments)

It doesn't look like a Wiimote replacement. If anything, it's a Classic Controller with grips slapped on. The summary makes it seem like it's to replace the Wiimote.

more than 5 years ago

Left 4 Dead DLC, SDK Announced

Masami Eiri Re:bah (66 comments)

You could try reading the summary again.

more than 5 years ago

The Best Gaming PC Money Can Buy

Masami Eiri Re:FFS (360 comments)

Better gameplay experience?

more than 5 years ago

Playing Tetris Is Good For You

Masami Eiri Re:Great! (132 comments)

The Gameboy one was always the go-to version for me.

more than 5 years ago

The Best Gaming PC Money Can Buy

Masami Eiri Re:FFS (360 comments)

It is an investment, just not one with a monetary payout.

more than 5 years ago

A First Look At Internet Explorer 8 RC1

Masami Eiri 12/100? (271 comments)

IE6.5 gets a 12/100 on the Acid3 test if you let it sit for a few moments. No, seriously. I wish I was kidding.

more than 5 years ago

Black Hole At Center of Milky Way Confirmed

Masami Eiri Re:About time! (392 comments)

That may not even work. I'll admit, my knowledge of astronomy and astrophysics isn't exactly comprehensive, but I'd think a black hole would create a lensing effect. Essentially, we'd be seeing what's behind the hole. I suppose the distortion this would cause could be observable, however.

more than 5 years ago


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