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Google Just Made It Easier To Run Linux On Your Chromebook

Ukab the Great Chromebook Shmomebook (169 comments)

Wake me up when they post a useful article on how to run Unix on my Macbook Pro.

5 days ago
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Google Just Made It Easier To Run Linux On Your Chromebook

Ukab the Great Re: Pedantic, but... (169 comments)

Like Godwins law, true linux pedantry will continue until the probability of descending into linguistic analysis of libre vs gratis reaches 1.0. At which point the thread should stop altogether.

5 days ago
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Ancient Viruses Altered Human Brains

Ukab the Great Re: Now the anti-vax crowd (110 comments)

Good luck with that. The raw milk they drink gives them super strength and their excellent homepathy will repair any damage.

about two weeks ago
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Ancient Viruses Altered Human Brains

Ukab the Great Now the anti-vax crowd (110 comments)

will latch onto the "your kid will never be anything more than a mere monkey" argument.

about two weeks ago
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The Search For Starivores, Intelligent Life That Could Eat the Sun

Ukab the Great Humans (300 comments)

The iron in your blood can in some infinitesimally small way kill a star faster. And there's your power trip for to today.

about three weeks ago
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2014: The Year We Learned How Vulnerable Third-Party Code Libraries Are

Ukab the Great So if I'm understanding this correctly (255 comments)

the big news is that people are now thinking that bugs in software is big news.

about a month ago
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NASA Makes 3-D Printed Wrench Model Available

Ukab the Great Re:Big deal (99 comments)

To feel historic you must use the Tang to wash down the package freeze-dried ice cream you bought at a museum..

about a month ago
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An Automated Cat Litter Box With DRM

Ukab the Great Barely scratches the surface (190 comments)

And to think week ago I thought that both Keurig DRM defenders vs hackers were making petty efforts over petty territories.

about a month ago
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Ford Ditches Microsoft Partnership On Sync, Goes With QNX

Ukab the Great Re:Riiiiight. (233 comments)

Handjob? No. More likely they got a RIM job.

about a month and a half ago
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Material Possiblities: A Flying Drone Built From Fungus

Ukab the Great This story makes me imagine (52 comments)

John Cleese instructing someone on what to do if they're attacked with a mushroom.

about 1 month ago
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The Fastest Camera Ever Made Captures 100 Billion Frames Per Second

Ukab the Great Great idea (122 comments)

But the costs for developing all that film would be outrageous..

about 2 months ago
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18th Century Law Dredged Up To Force Decryption of Devices

Ukab the Great ROT-13 (446 comments)

"1st century cipher used by Caesar dredged up to force decryption of devices."

about 2 months ago
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Employers Worried About Critical Thinking Skills

Ukab the Great Straight Shooter (553 comments)

With Upper-Management Written All Over Him

about 3 months ago
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Help ESR Stamp Out CVS and SVN In Our Lifetime

Ukab the Great Unmaintained garbage (245 comments)

Compared to the code you'll find in a CVS or SVN these days, the VCS itself is the leadt of your problems.

about 3 months ago
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The Largest Ship In the World Is Being Built In Korea

Ukab the Great It would be ironic (275 comments)

If they forgot to add toilets.

about 3 months ago
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The One App You Need On Your Resume If You Want a Job At Google

Ukab the Great Re: Analogy (205 comments)

If analytics samurai draw a lot of false conclusions from bad data, will they commit ritual suicide?

about 3 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: Dealing With an Unresponsive Manufacturer Who Doesn't Fix Bugs?

Ukab the Great Re:Stop paying. (204 comments)

Totes agree with everything you said.

about 4 months ago

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