AMD Catalyst Linux Driver Catching Up To and Beating Windows
This description could have been phrased much more coherently.
Open source Linux driver still much slower than proprietary.
Closed source Linux driver "catching up" to Windows driver.
Basically, we're still the same time-frame away from gaming/graphical work disappearing from the checklist of functional applications on Linux.
The Billion-Dollar Website
Absolute power corrupts absolutely. Bankers without oversight lie and steal. CEOs without oversight lie and steal. Techs without oversight lie and steal.
Not everyone will follow this path, but you will always have a few.
Getting IT Talent In Government Will Take Culture Change, Says Google Engineer
I don't think you realize how much it costs to put a satellite into space. 2 hours of quick coding probably should be validated by a few different eyes.
Workaholism In America Is Hurting the Economy
Well if the job market is so terrible (for employees) and never getting better, then the obvious thing to do is to exploit that and become an employer. You can hire people for essentially nothing, and rake in huge profits for doing very little work.
This is essentially the problem. Your only primary path to success is a downward spiral where you become the scumbag taking advantage of the misfortunes of your fellow man.
Microsoft's Cloud Storage Service OneDrive Now Offers 15GB For Free
Cloud storage is the fractional reserve bank of the internet.
Bitcoin Inventor Satoshi Nakamoto Outed By Newsweek
He just wanted to be left alone, leave him alone.
'CandySwipe' Crushed: When Game Development Turns Nasty
Then someone should steal the idea and force them to lose their trademark.
Leonard Nimoy: Smoking Is Illogical
You can make some interesting connections sharing a cigarette. That's about all.
How Edward Snowden's Actions Have Impacted Defense Contractors
I don't really see too much of a difference between new and old functionally. It's just looks more trendy.
Rosetta Probe Awakens, Prepares To Chase Comet
You've obviously never written 1000 lines of code and had it just "work" the first time. That's a miracle.
Short Notice: LogMeIn To Discontinue Free Access
The Logmein Central service makes it extremely easy to manage multiple clients and users on the same interface. That's biggest difference that I've seen.
Ask Slashdot: Are AdBlock's Days Numbered?
The second you put your add on your website, we'll subtract it.
US Government To Convert Silk Road Bitcoins To USD
The gov't is probably doing him a favor by converting them.
Incandescent Bulbs Get a Reprieve
It's not just wasting his money, he's putting extra strain on the shared power grid.
CES: Laser Headlights Edge Closer To Real-World Highways
Jokes aside, driving a luxury car doesn't make you an asshole. Driving a Prius does.
Andy Rubin Is Heading a Secret Robotics Project At Google
You've entirely missed the point. If there aren't enough jobs POSSIBLE for everyone, that doesn't magically turn someone unemployed lazy. It means that society is changing, and they happened to be unlucky.
FCC Chair: It's Ok For ISPs To Discriminate Traffic
This is exactly why we should continue to support AOL. They would never pull something like this.
Nissan Leaf Prototype Becomes First Autonomous Car On Japanese Highways
So you get Pandora in your car, but you open Pandora's box. What's more important?
How To Hijack a Drone For $400 In Less Than an Hour
What's to stop someone from forcefully taking down an Amazon drone, then placing it into a Faraday cage while they disassemble it and get the free hardware?