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Valve In-Home Game Streaming Supports Windows, OS X & Linux

Winckle Summary not entirely accurate. (106 comments)

"Likewise, you could stream a game from a Windows PC to an OS X machine, or vice versa."

Unfortunately, the vice versa part isn't quite there yet, only Windows PCs can be the host OS at the moment. Valve do intend to patch in host functionality on Linux and OS X eventually though.

about 4 months ago

Linux Sucks (Video)

Winckle Re:Always videos :( (293 comments)

I was with you all the way until your use of the word "baka".

about 4 months ago

Windows 9 Already? Apparently, Yes.

Winckle Re:Metro on servers (1009 comments)

I find the basic unit of Powershell being the object, rather than characters to be a big stumbling block to learning it.

about 8 months ago

Research Shows E-Cigs Might Be As Good For Quitting As Nicotine Patches

Winckle Re:Personal Responsibility!!1 (314 comments)

Thanks for pointing that out, I'm not yet familiar with all the new features of HTML5.

1 year,8 days

New Animated PNG Creation Tools Intend To Bring APNG Into Mainstream Use

Winckle Re:Libraries vs. end user experiences (246 comments)

VLC media player is considered a best in class media player, and it is open source.

about a year ago

Bill Gates: iPad Users Are Frustrated They Can't Type Or Create Documents

Winckle Re:And... (618 comments)

I believe, on the mac side at least, the issue was some sort of patent HP has on wireless printing. I was looking forward to the original airprint, which Apple beta'd with software to put on your mac to let iPads use printers on it. This software was later removed, and the part of apple's site about airprint had a list of HP printers to buy instead. From the beta's withdrawal came the release of "airprint activator" a nice third party tool that did what apple's software was supposed to before it got lawyered to death.

about a year ago

Weirdest DLC Sponsorship Ever: SimCity, Brought To You By Crest

Winckle Re:Not a good sign for gaming (128 comments)

I'd love to see a HD Cool Spot remake before we all crash into oblivion.

about a year and a half ago

Black Mesa Released

Winckle Re:BEST GAME EVER (130 comments)

It works fine on windows too.

about 2 years ago

CowboyNeal On Dota 2, Modern Games, and Software Development

Winckle Re:Online Multiplayer (148 comments)

Hats off? No I don't think the TF2 developers would like that. :)

more than 2 years ago

Minefold Launches Minecraft Game Hosting Service

Winckle Re:ASTROTURF (67 comments)

Minecraft can be pretty grouchy on the RAM it uses.

more than 2 years ago

Apple-Approved Fair Labor Inspections Begin At Foxconn

Winckle Re:corporate responsibility (334 comments)

If only there was some sort of alternative, like reducing profit margins, reducing pay at the top, some sort of redistribution of wealth. What if the workers owned the means of production instead of being exploited for their labour?

more than 2 years ago

Apple-Approved Fair Labor Inspections Begin At Foxconn

Winckle Re:corporate responsibility (334 comments)

Are you not familiar with the concept of wage slavery? That is what capitalism means deep down. When workers do not own the means of production they are forced to sell their labour to a capitalist who does. If they do not, then they starve.

more than 2 years ago

Apple Forcing IT Shops To 'Adapt Or Die'

Winckle Re:Why Apple is good (715 comments)

What are you trying to automate? I use cron a fair bit on both Linux and OS X.

more than 2 years ago

Feds Arrest GeneSimmons.Com Attacker

Winckle Waste of money. (180 comments)

Your taxes at work.

more than 2 years ago

USPS Losing Battle Against the E-mail Age

Winckle Re:What, no Saturdays? (734 comments)

We do have Saturday delivery. If the government goes ahead with its ridiculous plans to privatise the Royal Mail, then we probably won't.

about 3 years ago

Deus Ex Eyeborg Documentary Shows Today's Cyborgs

Winckle Re:Old News (54 comments)

His blog changed site, and this documentary only got put up 3 days ago. So quit whining.

about 3 years ago


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