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Arizona Attempts To Make Trolling Illegal

bakawolf Re:First Illegal Troll (474 comments)

Seems like it comes with a threat of legal action, which quite often harms the target or their property.

more than 2 years ago

Why IT Won't Like Mac OS X Lion Server

bakawolf Re:Some of those the mini has (341 comments)

Hot swap HDDS -at least the mac pro has easy to get to HDD bays

The minis these days make it very easy to get to HDD and RAM. You just unscrew a large cap on the bottom.

Nope, gotta remove the logic board to get the HDD out of there. Nice try though.

more than 3 years ago

First Thunderbolt Peripherals Arrive To Market

bakawolf Re:or maybe (259 comments)

Uh, NONE of those have dropped in price. In fact, the Unibody Mac Mini is now significantly more expensive than its pre-unibody candidate. Where are you getting these ideas?

more than 3 years ago

Want iCloud With Windows? Ditch the XP

bakawolf Re:Lack of XP support isn't news anymore (393 comments)

Unless that's second hand or refurb, that G5 is closer to 6 than 3. They switched over to intel around 2006.

more than 3 years ago

The Insidious Creep of Latency Hell

bakawolf Re:I noticed this (297 comments)

And waiting on things to load as you need them might be a cause of...

more than 3 years ago

Man Gets 12-Year Jail Sentence For Planting Child Porn On Enemy's Computer

bakawolf Re:Lethal Weapon VII (448 comments)

sure, but being framed for breaking somone's leg has almost no impact, if it fails.

more than 3 years ago

Seagate Releases 3TB External Drive for $250

bakawolf Re:Too noisy and too much heat waste (272 comments)

Many 2.5" sata enclosures will run the drive off the power provided by a single USB cable. Some boards do not provide enough power for this, and require a second cable.

more than 4 years ago

Windows 7: The Missing Manual

bakawolf Re:not to be an asshole... (222 comments)

I'd wondered if that bothered anyone else but me.
As far as setting interfaces? you basically get 2 options that mean "Do not work properly", and one proper option.

more than 4 years ago

Doctor Slams Hospital's "Please" Policy

bakawolf Re:Just wanna say (572 comments)

Because it's still the same IN America. Only you get to pay for the privilege.

more than 4 years ago

The Rise of Nanofoods

bakawolf Re:plain old low tech food (369 comments)

missing the entire point, aren't we?
I want to EAT my cake.

more than 4 years ago

Amazon Kindle Fails First College Test

bakawolf Re:a tool for the wrong job (256 comments)

and I have awful vision.

Perhaps there's a reason for that.

more than 4 years ago

The Desktop Security Battle May Be Lost

bakawolf Re:This again? Really? (389 comments)

A friend of mine has am iMac from 2001 running the latest OSX.

No, no he doesn't. The latest OSX will not run on such a computer. Its not a matter of speed, either. The newest OSX does not have support for the PowerPC architecture.

more than 4 years ago

Is HTML5 Ready To Take Over From Flash?

bakawolf Re:See, this is what I've been saying on Slashdot (468 comments)

Express card is only available on the 17" MacBook Pro. an overlarge monstrosity, for an apple product. Minidisplay port, yes, a standard. With about 5 supporting devices outside of apple.

more than 4 years ago

California's Santa Clara County Bans Happy Meal Toys

bakawolf Re:Crazy (756 comments)

sweet, how about next we start locking up random people on the street! or mandating no TV broadcasts on thursdays!
i mean, its *something*

more than 4 years ago

California's Santa Clara County Bans Happy Meal Toys

bakawolf Re:Same fate as Joe Camel (756 comments)

No, you have to have money. Not the same thing.

more than 4 years ago

Fine Print Says Game Store Owns Your Soul

bakawolf Re:Make it readable (262 comments)

good thing there wasn't any signing involved.

more than 4 years ago


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