Looking Back From the 1980s At Computers In Education
Campbell's Biology Seventh Edition and on are completely online, if you have class access codes.
If Everyone Had To Pass A Particular 101 Course, It Should Be About...
The actual worst bit about NCLB is that it ignores science completely. Makes science basically optional, except for any state mandates.
Opera 10.0 Released, With Integrated Web Server Functionality
Is Joe Sixpack a novice on the methods of drinking beer? I've always wondered about this. May be offtopic.
Anyways, I can't see how having a full-featured Web server in your browser can be good for security.
Has Bing Already Overtaken Yahoo?
Most of the internet users in Asia are in Japan and South Korea, probably. And Baidu and Google cannot compete there. How's the percentages for Naver?
Is Your Mood a Result of Where You Live?
Los Angeles is not all of Southern California.
Slashdot Launches User Achievements
This is actually a good idea.
NASA In Colbert Conundrum Over Space Station
4-chan /b/ were one of the main driving forces in the vote. They put forth "Battletoad", for a NES
Drug Deletes Fearful Memories
Scary, but not young.
All Korea To Have 1Gbps Broadband By 2012?
Grinding MMORPGs is not the half of it.
I recall that the most popular game in Korea is Kart Rider, playerbase 6 million(of a country of 24 million). Obviously a racing game. There are some extremely popular FPSes, including CS2 and a Korean game named SuddenAttack. I'm just telling you that MMOFPS's are quite viable over there.
For a combination of grinding and FPS, see Gun.
New Law Will Require Camera Phones To "Click"
I recall that Japan has a similar law, to prevent photos being taken of. . . things that Japanese men want to take pictures of, I guess.
Brand Names Take On Generics In PSU Showdown
Is there any hope that we will get a non-schizoid titling scheme? This one seems more worthy of a Seventeen or a Teen People than of a Slashdot.
Report Indicates Widespread H-1B Visa Fraud
Isn't Ruby only 13 or so years old?