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Which Game Series Would You Reboot?

Technopaladin The list from my past (1120 comments)

Wasteland- Fallout was good but Wasteland was truly something. Space Rogue Moebius Temple of Apshai Star Control 1 and 2 Master of Orion 1-2- Not that abomination MOO3 Spaceflight Master of Magic- Nothing has come close to this game for me Alpha Centari Battle Chess- This needs a reboot every few years Crusader: No Remorse and No regret Syndicate Xcom Dungeonkeeper Wizardry HORDE

more than 5 years ago

US Declares Public Health Emergency Over Swine Flu

Technopaladin Manbirdpig? (695 comments)

He was sooo close

more than 5 years ago

Computer Spies Breach $300B Fighter-Jet Project

Technopaladin Oh please (330 comments)

Its so easy to decompile and search for

PREFIX CODE (1-6-3-0-9)

more than 5 years ago

Energy-Beaming Space Collector To Also Alter Weather?

Technopaladin GI Joe (274 comments)

Stopped them...and I am not sure they patented it.

more than 5 years ago

Robot Makes Scientific Discovery (Mostly) On Its Own

Technopaladin Um No, (250 comments)

It would not require programmed Malcious intent. Think Monkey's Paw, or for DnD folks a wish made to a good DM.

It is the unexpected consequences. If you tell a computer to synthesize 10000 compounds using X, Y, z and 1 one of them will kil everyone in the building and you dont EXPLICITLY tell it to not synthesize it. What do you think will happen?

Reams of fiction discuss this and Assimov pointed out that even with well crafted(heh) rules governing behavior that you cant plan for everything.

Anyways I dont believe computers will one day be our end, I figure we either do it ourselves or some ELE will occur.

more than 5 years ago

New Laser System Targets Mosquitoes

Technopaladin Uh somehow i think you maybe wrong (354 comments)

Circle of life being what it is flying mosquitos may not feed many bats..
But larva feed Dragonflys and Fish in spades

more than 5 years ago

China's New Military Space Stations Coming Soon

Technopaladin to be fair (345 comments)

Rain on your wedding day is ironic...if had some sort of power over the rain or were in Death Valley.
Good advice you just didnt take...I mean yeah if you were Confucious

You have embrace other peoples inaccuracies and make them work. Its how I havent gone Crazy.

more than 5 years ago

Self-Encrypting Hard Drives and the New Security

Technopaladin I got in using (205 comments)


more than 5 years ago

Small Robots Could Build Landing Site For Moon Base

Technopaladin 60 years of Science FIction (199 comments)

and someone wants to make berms of Moon rock and sand with robots. Convential explosives might be cheaper and certainly more entertaining. WOnder how much a space plow will cost?

more than 5 years ago

Designer Babies

Technopaladin I am ready for it (902 comments)

Soon as the Botany Bay is completed.

more than 5 years ago

Steps Toward a Universal Flu Vaccine

Technopaladin Re:Hmmm (177 comments)

We could hope so.

more than 5 years ago

Drug Deletes Fearful Memories

Technopaladin Actually we can delete memory (247 comments)

Elecroshock therapy combined with several cocktails of druds will do the job very very well. Of course it might delete slightly more then a specific memory nothings perfect

more than 5 years ago

Spiraling Skyscraper Farms For a Future Manhattan

Technopaladin Clearly (403 comments)

They build these on the unused parts of Manhattan. The plan seems so clear- They bring in Dirt from New Jersey(its the Garden State so it has the best dirt) Water piped in from the Hudson Fertilzers...well Having been to New York I suspect the smell of acrid nitrogen rich fertilzers from the streets and alleys might somehow be harnessed.

more than 5 years ago

Spiraling Skyscraper Farms For a Future Manhattan

Technopaladin Re:silithid (403 comments)

Pity you get 250 faction and some tokens you will never use in reward.

more than 5 years ago

Drug Giant Pledges Cheap Medicine For World's Poor

Technopaladin Pax? (317 comments)

I do not hold to that.

more than 5 years ago

Researchers Snag 60 TB of Everquest 2 Behavioral Data

Technopaladin Re:The biggest dropout spike (66 comments)

Yeah WOW was a huge factor...but it could have also been the MONSTROUS Trade nerf. I am one of those who played EQ until EQ2 then left because Sony never learned good player support. Ironically I forgive Blizzard alot because they NEVER beat me down like EQ-EQ2 did.

more than 5 years ago


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