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ISS-Above Tells You When the International Space Station is Overhead (Video)

RiscIt Inventing the wheel next? (59 comments)

I'm pretty sure there's an app for that....

about 3 months ago
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U-2 Caused Widespread Shutdown of US Flights Out of LAX

RiscIt WTF Bono (128 comments)

Can't you go anywhere without causing a scene?

about 4 months ago
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GPM Satellite To Usher In a New Era of Weather Observation

RiscIt Re:Progress (31 comments)

Perhaps, but with the right launching apparatus that rock could kick this satellites ass.

about 8 months ago
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Dell Fixes Ultrabook That Smelled of Cat Urine

RiscIt Macs had a similar issue not long ago (133 comments)

It's ironic that the story would say you won't find this issue with a Mac Book air.

It wasn't too many years ago that iBooks had an issue where they would smell like body odor after the case had begun to oxidize.

We still have one. It still stinks.

I guess they were thinking most nerds wouldn't notice?

about a year ago
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Can Valve's 'Bossless' Company Model Work Elsewhere?

RiscIt Re-Title (522 comments)

This article should be called "Why we still haven't seen HL2: Episode 3"

about a year and a half ago
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The Hacker Who Found the Secrets of the Next Xbox and PlayStation

RiscIt Shall we Play a Game? (214 comments)

Haven't we seen this movie before?

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: Dedicating Code?

RiscIt Re:Bad idea (186 comments)

Indeed. There is a reason memorials are made out of things like stone. Things that don't really last make the person making the dedication feel better, but I've always felt they were bit hollow.

I still find it sad when I see those "In Loving Memory of" stickers on new cars of all things. ...That same car will rust and decay and eventually be sold for scrap in 20 years or less most likely. How does that honor anyone?

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: How Are You Haunting Your House This Hallowe'en?

RiscIt Re:We're the local light show (249 comments)

Thought I had replied to this but i don't see it here anymore...

Sorry, no. As much as we're not fans of the Light-O-Rama software (lots of interface quirks, costly upgrades) there really isn't a lot of options out there, and none of it is any better.

I'm pretty opposed to charging for software that is specifically for proprietary hardware anyway... so.. meh. Moving on.

more than 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: How Are You Haunting Your House This Hallowe'en?

RiscIt Re:We're the local light show (249 comments)

Thanks! It's a lot of work so we appreciate the feedback!

more than 2 years ago
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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Released

RiscIt I hope so (138 comments)

I can't begin to express how much I hope these reviews are accurate.... After the mess that was DX2... I'm *very* skeptical...

about 3 years ago
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Microsoft Pulling the Plug On Windows XP In Three Years

RiscIt Re:Ummm (315 comments)

It's just the killer app they need to get everyone to upgrade!

more than 3 years ago
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Free Remote Access Tools For Windows and Mac Compared

RiscIt Re:Logmein ftw! (152 comments)

Great, isn't it? I don't know why they charge so much for the other account options... "Free" vs "Arm & Leg" makes it hard to want to upgrade.

more than 4 years ago
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Free Remote Access Tools For Windows and Mac Compared

RiscIt Re:Logmein ftw! (152 comments)

LogMeIn Free is Free period. I have 30 computers in my account.. no fee.

more than 4 years ago
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Of the following online annoyances, I most despise ...

RiscIt Really? (507 comments)

Of all the times not to have a CowboyNeal option......

more than 4 years ago
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Half-Life Short Film Grabs Attention

RiscIt Re:It's indeed great (72 comments)

What's the point? He wouldn't say anything anyway.

more than 5 years ago

Submissions

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DIY Live Video Broadcast Streaming?

RiscIt RiscIt writes  |  more than 5 years ago

RiscIt (95258) writes "I'm currently consulting with a (very) local television station who wishes to stream their broadcasts live on the web. They have a rather modest internet connection, which can support a single outgoing video stream without getting in the way of other bandwidth demands, but that's about it. The theory is that we should be able to stream to a web/video server which then replicates it to all current viewers. What software technologies are available today, preferably open source and free, which would help make this work? Solutions which can be viewed with the standard flash plugin are preferable. A "Slingbox to Flash" server would be ideal, for example."

Journals

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yeah, ok.

RiscIt RiscIt writes  |  more than 12 years ago

yeah this is neat. But why the hell does this belong on a news site?

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