top India To Launch Mars Orbiter "Mangalyaan" Tuesday
i.e. it'll be outsourced.
Enjoy your 42% savings margin.
top Ask Slashdot: Is iOS 7 Slow?
Fire up XCode and start coding. The world is waiting for *your* operating system.
top The 'Linux Inside' Stigma
its own. Nothing to do with the 'Linux' brand, whatsoever.
about a year and a half ago
top The Phantoms of Google+
it's called a Facebook account. Wake up, Google!
top Microsoft 'Ribbonizes' Windows 8 File Manager
That's where Microsoft is spending all their energy these days? The ribbon? I'm surprised Steve Ballmer is still employed.
top Alaska Must Release Palin E-mails By May
c'mon Alaska! there has to be someone who can send this to Julien Assange pronto.
top SAP Ordered To Pay $1.3 Billion To Oracle
This is a taste of what's to come for the Google / Java lawsuit. Bye bye Android.
top Apple Hires Antenna Engineers. Really.
"Looking for engineer to build next-gen antenna that can operate near reality distortion field.
Send resume to steve(at)apple(dot)com."
top Ultrasound As a Male Contraceptive
or wait until at least version 7 of the stuff.
top MS Word 2010 Takes On TeX
"Word and TeX are two very useful tools for two very different needs."
Microsoft's whole business model relies on blurring the lines between products/platforms.
top My top-level book organization is based on ...
The greatest way to look at your library. If you love books, check it out!
top Best Introduction To Programming For Bright 11-14-Year-Olds?
Agree. With Python, you can start with a simple script block and progressively introduce functions, classes...to full OO. You don't need the full-blown object apparatus to create a simple program, yet you can go full OO if you want to. You can also introduce lambda functions (to some degree). Plus, with Python, you teach a key element of programming: elegance.