Google Fights Back Against Android Fragmentation
Exactly what Mozilla did to Debian actually.
Firefox 4, A Day Later
Windows 7 is Windows NT 6.1, not 6.5
Native ZFS Is Coming To Linux Next Month
So has everything else in production today. What's next, it'll absorb the best features of Windows 95?
We have Wine now, don't we?
Motorola Says eFuse Doesn't Permanently Brick Phones
I think needs to have a few of these bricks thrown through their window, then lets see how they treat their 3rd party developers and customers.
Adobe (Temporarily?) Kills 64-Bit Flash For Linux
Debian lacks the 32bit libraries to make flash 32bit in nspwrapper to work. We are forced if we use 64 bit to used 64bit flash... now that thats gone... I guess I'll be installing gnash.
Hulu hasn't worked since february anyway.
Texas Schools Board Rewriting US History
I don't know about the rest of my state, but there is a large amount of Texans I know that are also upset over this. He's already been voting out, but it's too late. He's still in office till his term ends, which is enough to allow him enough time to do it.
Sony Sued Over PS3 "Other OS" Removal
Because a Cell processor Rack costs in the 1000$ range for a single blade.
ArenaNet's MMO Design Manifesto
ArenaNet's MMO Design Manifesto
Unlike WoW, Guildwars has quite a bit of customization for your character. I've spent hours tweaking my character to my liking. The only time I've spent more time in the customization screen is in Oblivion.
Why Responsible Vulnerability Disclosure Is Painful and Inefficient
Yeah, just look at Microsoft. They have them all the time and no one seems to care.
Serious New Java Flaw Affects All Browsers
I have to use Java Applets for my online college, but that's about it. A few online games still use Java over Flash (thank god). They are getting rarer, I must agree. I don't think it is because java is bad. It's just that the market Java was targeted to is more diluted with other 'easier' solutions like flash.
Solaris No Longer Free As In Beer
No, linux is not Posix Certified. It is Posix Compliant.
Atom Processors Set New Record For Power-Efficient Sorting
If any one attempted this test with a Arm Cortex 9A with the full 4 cores, this would be blown out of the water easily.
Multicore Requires OS Rework, Windows Expert Says
I think it's more of a architecture problem. The x86 is a horrible creature, which has an inefficient language. What x86 does in a huge set of instructions, Arm can often do in 2/3 that many. All Mhz does is eat more power and generate more heat. The answer is smarter digital languages.
The Secret Origin of Windows
Windows was made?
I just assumed it congealed somewhere in the C:\temp folder in dos.
Write Bits Directly Onto a Hard Drive Platter?
Old MFM hard drive should do the work. The entire device was controlled via software in dos. I have one lying around. A whopping 5 MB!
Now all you need is a 8 bit ISA slot and you are set.
Microsoft, Amazon Ink Kindle and Linux Patent Deal
Wait... now they are outsourcing their Lawyers? What next? Their CEO?
Myst Online: Uru Live Returns As Free-To-Play
The game is mostly written in python. Going to love to see the code...
I can only hope there is effort put forth to convert the game from DirectX to Opengl and have it run in a Linux environment. A while back there was also effort to make open source shard servers.
Mentioning Android Is a No-No In iPhone App Store
Linux is Linux Standard Base.
IE 8 Is Top Browser, Google Chrome Is Rising Fast
Yes, but trident whiten your teeth while you chew?
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