Cox Internet is now Metered
I got the same email a couple of months ago here in Oklahoma City.
First Person Dungeon Crawlers Making a Return
A lot of the original types of this game were before my time, but I spent hours and hours playing some of the "newer" versions like Mordor and Demise.
Best second major for a mechanical engineer
I'd get a masters degree in something before I got two bachelors.
Chinese Bullet Train Derails, Falls Off Bridge
Better link here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14262276
Applying for a Job, #3
What types of schools are you seeing online degrees from? I'm starting to see some of the major state schools offer online degrees in engineering related fields. I think over the next 10 years or so it'll become more and more common.
I've got to say I agree with you about the people with B.S. degrees. I wouldn't hire most of the people I went to school with.
Crack In Fukushima Structure May Be Leaking Radiation
Not that I don't have some of the same concerns about editorial staff as the next person, but I think the article was changed after I submitted the link. I think the headline on the Slashdot article is a direct copy and paste of the Routers story when I submitted it.
Apple, RIM, Google All Bid On Palm
I think they had $500 million or more in cash.
How To Get a Game-Obsessed Teenager Into Coding?
Try to get him pointed towards an addon or mod for whatever game he plays. If he writes something successful he'll start to spend more time maintaining that than playing.
If he does it as a project with you or some of his peers it'll be more fun.
Slashdot Launches User Achievements
I'd been reading Slashdot for several years by then.. but OMG PONIES WAS THE BEST!
February Deadline For Emergency Beacons Approaches
I'm curious to know what requirements you think are outdated.
Any "Pretty" Code Out There?
You must work on Saturdays.