top Controlling Fear By Modifying DNA
Um yea, I don't see ANY potential problems by altering someone's genetics to remove fear. This reads like a bad sci-fi movie plot.
top Microsoft Confirms It Is Dropping Windows 8.1 Support
apt-get update && apt-get upgrade -y
There you go. Single line.
top Sundar Pichai: Android Designed For Openness; Security a Lower Priority
RTFA. This phone is not designed to be sold to the general public. It is designed for specific security sensitive applications and use by government agencies.
top Apple Drops Snow Leopard Security Updates, Doesn't Tell Anyone
Except that you are free to update to the newest version of Ubuntu if you wish. 12.04 LTS runs just fine on any machine that I've run 10.04 on.
top Windows 8 Metro: The Good Kind of Market Segmentation?
Try installing SharePoint on Server 2012 core. The OS components required aren't there unless you install the full GUI (even for a scripted install). Yes, you can temporarily add, then remove them afterwards, but it's still a hack.
top Ubuntu Releases 13.04, Sticks To 6-Month Release Rhythm
Please re-read the top of this page. NON-LTS is 9 months. LTS support is the same as it's been.
about a year and a half ago
top Researcher Says the Hawaiian Islands Are Dissolving
Man, those birthers will do just about anything to show Obama wasn't born in the US. Did someone catch Donald Trump tossing shovels of sand into the ocean on the backside of the island?
top Microsoft Announces 'Surface' Tablet
Apple has had its share of failures, reminds me of the Apple Lisa.
It's bemusing you had to go back 30 years to be reminded of an Apple failure.
I dislike Apple (as a company) even more than Microsoft now, but your statement just underscores how successful Apple has been in the past decade. Microsoft? Not so much.
what about the Mac Cube?
top Worried About Information Leaks, IBM Bans Siri
Do people actually have locksmiths change the door locks on their houses? I mean if you've locked yourself out yeah, call one in... but to actually install a lock?
happens all the time at businesses. When was the last time you saw the head of accounting re-keying the front door of the office building at which you work?
top Google's Fight Against 'Low-Quality' Sites Continues
for the questions linked from google, you just need to scroll down to the bottom of the page to find the answer
top Retargeting Ads Stalk You For Weeks After You Shop
I've seen this before. A bit back, an IT recruiter contacted me about a position available with New Balance's E-Commerce division. I had never been to their site before, so I checked it out. I passed on the job, but ever since then, I see NB Web Express banner ads all over the place, and I don't ever remember seeing them in the past.
As far as the cookies themselves go, it doesn't really bother me. If I want to go someplace truly anonymously, I know how to do so, but otherwise I don't really care of someone can see part of my browsing history. I've got a family member who is completely paranoid about the stuff, even though she doesn't even really understand what a cookie actually is (and I've tried explaining it numerous times).
top Dying Man Shares Unseen Challenger Video
I had the same experience... they herded all of us into the gym (2nd grade) to watch it live because of McAuliffe.... I don't remember exactly why, but our class was late for some reason and by the time we got there, it had already blown up. I had no idea what was going on at the time.
top Cracking Open the SharePoint Fortress
It's an MS web based document management system with CMS capabilties (among other things). Most organizations use it for intranet type sites, but there are many companies that use it to manage their public facing websites as well.
top Maori Legend of Man-Eating Birds is True
So it wasn't the dingo, after all.