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Newly Discovered Virus Widespread in Human Gut

bigfinger76 Re:Obama Is The Virus (98 comments)

I specifically came here to joke about no one shoehorning Obama into this discussion yet. No shit.

You people are amazing.

2 days ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Would You Do With Half a Rack of Server Space?

bigfinger76 Re:porn (206 comments)

They tend to downgrade themselves rapidly, unfortunately. Tragic.

2 days ago
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Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs

bigfinger76 Re:Goddammit Tony Abbott (123 comments)

Why would they be interested in contrasting themselves with the U.K.? God save the Queen!

3 days ago
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Cable Companies: We're Afraid Netflix Will Demand Payment From ISPs

bigfinger76 Re:Really? Netflix? (199 comments)

Fascinating.

3 days ago
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Firefox 31 Released

bigfinger76 Re:no thanks (172 comments)

Oh yeah, FF sucked badly on Linux as well, my friend.

This is precisely the reason why having many choices is a good thing. I read a lot of comments here disparaging the fact that there are too many forks of various softwares. I'm finding myself relying more and more on these types of releases (Mint!) versus the "main" ones".

about a week ago
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UK Cabinet Office Adopts ODF As Exclusive Standard For Sharable Documents

bigfinger76 Re:About time something is happening (164 comments)

You get yourself fired for screwing up, and it's somehow LibreOffice's fault?

about a week ago
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UK Cabinet Office Adopts ODF As Exclusive Standard For Sharable Documents

bigfinger76 Re:About time something is happening (164 comments)

Hey Thraxy, this dude is right. You're a moron. See, smart dudes like AC up there know that your financial situation, although clearly stated, is not contextually significant. In other words, go buy another MS Office version and stop whining.

about a week ago
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EFF Releases Wireless Router Firmware For Open Access Points

bigfinger76 Re:The point? (56 comments)

I know this question is way off-topic, but I just have to know...
Are you a religious person, and if so, what religion?

about a week ago
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Firefox 31 Released

bigfinger76 Re:no thanks (172 comments)

Why not just get the Linux version of Pale Moon? I did just that yesterday when my bookmarks toolbar disappeared, and so far I really like it.

about a week ago
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Why Are the World's Scientists Continuing To Take Chances With Smallpox?

bigfinger76 Re:The problem is... (190 comments)

So, the argument is why do we allow any scientist, country, or military to keep live samples?

Who is this we?

about a week ago
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Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond

bigfinger76 Re:Chilly 3000K? (112 comments)

whooosh?

about a month ago
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Researchers Find "Achilles Heel" of Drug Resistant Bacteria

bigfinger76 Re:e. coli and salmonella? (106 comments)

Then they should correct the headline. I'm aware of what they meant. Sloppy.

about a month ago
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Researchers Find "Achilles Heel" of Drug Resistant Bacteria

bigfinger76 e. coli and salmonella? (106 comments)

E. Coli and salmonella are not caused by the same "bug".

about a month ago

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