×

Announcing: Slashdot Deals - Explore geek apps, games, gadgets and more. (what is this?)

Thank you!

We are sorry to see you leave - Beta is different and we value the time you took to try it out. Before you decide to go, please take a look at some value-adds for Beta and learn more about it. Thank you for reading Slashdot, and for making the site better!

Comments

top

Cocaine Found At Kennedy Space Center

TheOV Re:Impact on work performance? (276 comments)

Not that it really counts as fact, but Sherlock Holmes would always turn to cocaine when he needed a boost during particularly grueling cases.

more than 3 years ago
top

New Handheld Computer Is 100% Open Source

TheOV iPad? Really? (195 comments)

I don't think this device deserves to be compared to the "iPad and imitations thereof" - A) it's not a tablet; B) it's far less powerful; C) it doesn't even have any built-in network capability, which is what the iPad and its following are intended for; and D) it's horribly ugly. That being said, it looks like an excellent little device to hack on, and a big bonus is that it has USB ports! I may actually pick one up one of these days.

more than 4 years ago
top

Is Apple's Attack On Flash Really About Video?

TheOV G(a)nash (595 comments)

*gnashes teeth* - the author of the article called it Ganash instead of Gnash. Ganash is a delicious chocolate glaze, but Gnash is just a bland flash replacement. :(

more than 4 years ago
top

US Grants Home Schooling German Family Political Asylum

TheOV Government education. (1324 comments)

Homeschooling was originally banned in Germany by Adolf Hitler in the 1930s, when he wanted to make sure that all German children were indoctrinated in the ways of the Nazi party. The Hitler Youth was the result. Government schooling isn't necessarily a bad thing, but if a government is promoting/enforcing a radical worldview, most if not all of the kids in the school system will pick it up. Like evolution.

more than 4 years ago
top

Motorcycle Accident Results In Bionic Bottom

TheOV What happens... (4 comments)

... when the button accidentally gets pressed in his pocket?

more than 5 years ago
top

100 Million-Core Supercomputers Coming By 2018

TheOV But... (286 comments)

can it run Crysis???

more than 5 years ago
top

Who Installs the Most Crapware?

TheOV Re:Lenovo (583 comments)

The shear amount of crap it installs in unbeliveable:

If you could just shear some of that crap off, unbelivable would be ever-so-much less bloated!

more than 5 years ago

Submissions

TheOV hasn't submitted any stories.

Journals

TheOV has no journal entries.

Slashdot Login

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?