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South Carolina Student Arrested For "Killing Pet Dinosaur"

alex4u2nv Re: Mandatory panic! (421 comments)

This story will yield a jurassic response

about a month ago

Brain Injury Turns Man Into Math Genius

alex4u2nv Re: No story here, move along (208 comments)

Looks like his human graphics card was fried.
I guess calling yourself math and physics intuitive is a good way of coping with 8th graphics and no 3d driver :)

about 5 months ago

Can You Tell the Difference? 4K Galaxy Note 3 vs. Canon 5D Mark III Video

alex4u2nv EXIF (201 comments)

Yes, their exif meta tags are different ;)

about 5 months ago

NASA Developing Robotic Satellite Refueling System

alex4u2nv productize (30 comments)

Nice, when can we productize this and have those robots refuel our cars while we drive?

about 4 months ago

How Does Heartbleed Alter the 'Open Source Is Safer' Discussion?

alex4u2nv Re:Wat? (582 comments)

Correct -- I could imagine that there are lots of "heartbleeds" in closed source software that can and will be exploited. Whether it becomes public and puts pressure on the development staff to fix, is another story.

about 5 months ago

The GNOME Foundation Is Running Out of Money

alex4u2nv Chap. 11? (693 comments)

Too bad non-profits can't benefit from this ;)

about 6 months ago

The Android SDK Is No Longer Free Software

alex4u2nv Not just Android (535 comments)

If you look, a lot of their apps are coming out of beta stage as well, with licenses and prices changing.

about a year and a half ago

MIT Creates Car Co-Pilot That Only Interferes If You're About To Crash

alex4u2nv Re:Much better than Google's approach (238 comments)

A well tuned view finder and computerized system will definitely do a better job than most drivers; since it won't succumb to distractions such as rubber necking, cell phones, or hot chick doing her makeup in an adjacent car.

It will also save many lives with all the drunk, medicated, and/or sleep deprived drivers out there.

more than 2 years ago

The Binary Code In Canada's Gov-Gen Coat of Arms

alex4u2nv Re:Not necessarily binary (486 comments)

It's also the code to crack the Canadian blue-ray encryption.

(now it gets censored!)

more than 3 years ago

Proof of Concept For Ajax Without JavaScript

alex4u2nv Re:1998 exactly (148 comments)

And on that day, we shall have:

AJAX 2.0!

more than 4 years ago

Proof of Concept For Ajax Without JavaScript

alex4u2nv Re:1998 exactly (148 comments)

Girls are now penetrating the industry ;)

more than 4 years ago

Don't Talk To Aliens, Warns Stephen Hawking

alex4u2nv Re:I'm not worried. (1015 comments)

I've got my pints of beer!!

more than 4 years ago

Activision Countersues Modern Warfare 2 Execs

alex4u2nv Re:Awesome! (120 comments)

Afterall, Modern warfare is lead by lawyers =)

more than 4 years ago

Bill Gates Responds To Apple iPad

alex4u2nv Re:Uh, what? (503 comments)

yes, and input output should be more comfortable. If both items are to take PDAs to the next level, then I think the netbook wins.


Tilt screen and keyboard. who cares about multitouch and a huge screen if communicating with the device is cumbersome.
Maybe the iPad would make an advanced digital photo frame.

more than 4 years ago

Steve Jobs Crowned "Person of the Decade"

alex4u2nv Re:what seriously? (346 comments)

I concur, but you have to admit: sheep drive the economy.
And if you're a farmer or wolf, you should appreciate the abundance of sheep.

That is why I will be diving into some apple apps development in 2010.

more than 4 years ago

Dell Defect Turning 2.2GHz CPU Into 100MHz CPU?

alex4u2nv lawyer: why wait? (314 comments)

They love these class action kind of stuff.

more than 4 years ago

Platform Independent C++ OS Library?

alex4u2nv Boost? (310 comments)

Last time I did c++ i used Boost.

more than 4 years ago

Dell's Smartphone Rejected — Too Dull

alex4u2nv Re:Dell's strategy is all wrong. (174 comments)

Thats what I would've expected also. For them to develop a dull but very practical, interoperable and cheap system to compete for the enterprise market space that RIM is still holding on to.

more than 5 years ago



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