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Slashdot Asks: How Will You Replace Google Reader?

arnwald Re:inoreader.com (335 comments)

Thanks, looks really great, if I had karma, I would vote you up.

about a year and a half ago

Amazon Is Collecting Your Kindle Highlights & Notes

arnwald Duh... (211 comments)

Oh come on..

The kindle app shows you popular passages that other people highlighted, it only takes half a brain to realize that for this feature they must be storing your and everybody else's highlights..
Seriously.. Just to mess them them up I am highlighting every mistake they make in the OCR process. I am sick to sec those scanning mistakes.


more than 4 years ago

"Logan's Run" Syndrome In Programming

arnwald Can you spell (599 comments)



more than 4 years ago

Fixing Security Issue Isn't Always the Right Answer

arnwald Re:Perfectly secure airport (361 comments)

> Passengers are hooked up to neutral interface, and last years crappy films are played directly into their minds.

You mean 'last years crappy commercials' are projected directly into their minds.


about 5 years ago

US State Dept. Loses Anti-Terrorist Program Laptops

arnwald Re:Things to keep in mind... (223 comments)

> The reason that many of these laptops are listed as worth ~$3,000 is probably that some of them are 10+ years old (when laptops were really really expensive).

I am sure even the government ( especially the government ? ) does write-offs ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Write-off#Accounting ) over 3 to 4 years for a laptop.


more than 6 years ago



arnwald arnwald writes  |  about 8 years ago

konijn (468380) writes "Angband is together with Nethack and ADOM one of the 5 big roguelikes. Ever since january 20, 1997 the maintainers have been dual licensing their code and now we are looking to find the last of the missing contributors to get it 100% GPL. We need your help to find these last people and get them to support our GPL initiative! You can find more information here : http://entai.co.uk/projects/angband/opensource/ , the list of missing people is here : http://entai.co.uk/projects/angband/opensource/lis t.html"


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