Mayer Terminates Yahoo's Remote Employee Policy
After years of twitching on the gurney, Mayer is finally putting a bullet in Yahoo's head.
Ask Slashdot: Best Electronics Prototyping Platform?
I got a couple of Teensy3 boards for Christmas and they are nothing short of amazing. Better value than the Arduino. One of them is likely to find a permanent home running the lights and instrumentation on my motorcycle.
Mobile Raspberry Pi Computer: Build Your Own Pi-to-Go
With the frequency of RPi "articles" on /. one might wonder if there is some payola behind the positive press.
But not a word is spoken about the ongoing supply chain issues, and resellers making candid statements about it not being worthwhile to try to carry them. Can we have a moratorium on articles that drive up RPi demand until the Foundation can get its supply caught up more with the demand you've already created?
Ask Slashdot: Gifts For a 90-Year-Old, Tech-Savvy Dad?
These things are all over eBay and beyond. He'll have the thrill of building himself something hip & electronic that is practical and works well with tired older eyes.
Using Technology To Make Guns Safer
I have an idea for an invention that I think I could build to make the AR15 safer, but I'm reticent to do anything with it because of the dominance of patent trolls in America and their ability to squash little guys like me. The free market could likely respond with some innovative concepts if we had patent reform.
Building 2011's Sub-$200 Computer
$299 according to their web site.
Ask Slashdot: Uses For a Small Office Server?
I see you've never actually used a Mac as a server. Apple sells a server flavor of OS X, and it's actually quite good.
FCC to Develop 'Super V Chip' To Screen All Content
This is just a clever way of forcing the worst kind of DRM on every consumer electronic device, at the hardware level, and making us support this "for the children".
You don't hate the children, do you?