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Private Data On iOS Devices Not So Private After All

YoungManKlaus Surprise! (97 comments)

NOT!

2 days ago
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MIT May Have Just Solved All Your Data Center Network Lag Issues

YoungManKlaus Centralization sucks (83 comments)

if that component goes down in flames you are screwed!

about a week ago
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Ask Slashdot: Future-Proof Jobs?

YoungManKlaus COBOL programmer (509 comments)

because everyone said they'll decommission those system tens of years ago and they are still live and kicking ... and usually running in places where the money is, like banks :D

about two weeks ago
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Chinese Couple Sells Children To Support Online Game Addiction

YoungManKlaus on the bright side ... (131 comments)

they were obviously not so much addicted as to not even sleep with each other any more ;)
nah, seriously, lock those people up good and take away all gadgets.

about two weeks ago
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Rocket Scientist Designs "Flare" Pot That Cooks Food 40% Faster

YoungManKlaus works only on gas (204 comments)

so everyone who does not have a gas stove does not care (which is pretty much everyone I know) - much to my dismay because I like gas stoves :(

about two weeks ago
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Gamestop's Ludicrous Idea: Require Preorders To Unlock Custom Game Content

YoungManKlaus Re:glad i stopped gaming... (86 comments)

douchey restriction management

about three weeks ago
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Normal Humans Effectively Excluded From Developing Software

YoungManKlaus Like from anything else (608 comments)

a) there are no "normal" humans
b) there are also tons of other places where this applies, and applies even to a higher degree - like professional sports (both mental like chess or physical), or math, or philosophy, or research, or art, or teaching (unbelievable how many "teachers" suck at what they do), or ...

about three weeks ago
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A Tour of One of the World's Only Underwater Labs With Fabien Cousteau

YoungManKlaus Re:One of the (30 comments)

I esp. love "one of the only" ... so is there multiple, or is there only this one, or is your logic just fucked up?

about three weeks ago
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15-Year-Old Developing a 3D Printer 10x Faster Than Anything On the Market

YoungManKlaus Lol @ Video (203 comments)

"I am the CEO / CFO / Sales Director" ... dude, you are 11, calling yourself a CxO is just lame. Also who of you does the coding with your fancy titles?

about three weeks ago
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Ask Slashdot: Hosting Services That Don't Overreact To DMCA Requests?

YoungManKlaus One outside the US (148 comments)

simple as that ... because why the heck should anyone in country X care about a DMCA request?

about three weeks ago
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How Vacuum Tubes, New Technology Might Save Moore's Law

YoungManKlaus Re:The problem is not switch speed (183 comments)

I think you forgot about the fact that while individual electrons travel at c. 1m/s, electric field waves propagate at (almost) the speed of light - 300 million times faster.

uhm, jeah, but the speed of light is still limited (and esp. so if not in vacuum) ... eg @3ghz your light gets 0.1m in vacuum (which I would interpret as the path in your chip should not be longer). Also at these frequencies antennas are damn small so it really sucks if you need two parallel straight lines ;)

about a month ago
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How Vacuum Tubes, New Technology Might Save Moore's Law

YoungManKlaus The problem is not switch speed (183 comments)

but that with increasing clock speed the size of your chip is limited (as electricity can only travel that far in a given amount of time) -> can't keep your chip synchronized -> need to think of new ways how to sync everything / if there are alternatives.

about a month ago
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Amazon Announces 'Fire Phone'

YoungManKlaus Who cars? Want Kindle! (192 comments)

I finally want a new kindle with a high-dpi e-ink display, everything else I could not give two fucks about.

about a month ago
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EU's Top Court May Define Obesity As a Disability

YoungManKlaus better define it as a sickness (625 comments)

because thats what it is and it should be treated the same way.

about a month and a half ago
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Geothermal Heat Contributing To West Antarctic Ice Sheet Melting

YoungManKlaus where is west (387 comments)

if you stand at the pole?

about a month and a half ago
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Group Demonstrates 3,000 Km Electric Car Battery

YoungManKlaus Re:Hm.... (363 comments)

because the issue of notifying the driver has never existed before...

about 2 months ago
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The Disappearing Universe

YoungManKlaus who really cares (358 comments)

we didnt even leave our spec of dust (in a sustained way), let alone our solar system or universe.

about 2 months ago

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