Bitcoin Plunges After Mt. Gox Exchange Halts Trades
beta version that they have tried to force inside everyone. I don't know what could possibly have caused me to think of that
It's completely obvious to everyone you're referring to Opera being rewritten into a Chromium clone with all the features that made it special or even usable removed. The classic version is still available but if you go to the Web site, you'll likely be directed to the shitty new beta version, which runs on fewer environments than it used to. We, the users, put up a stink but they told us to go fuck ourselves.
Ask Slashdot: Why Are We Still Writing Text-Based Code?
it would get so messy and stringy that at some point I'd just say 'fuck beta' and wrap up everything in a module (I forget what it's called). A nice looking little box with a few inputs and outputs that hides the horrible mess I'd made.
Maybe it shouldn't have allowed me to pull such dirty tricks.
It's about as dirty as wrapping some code into a function or an object.
Update on the March of Progress: How Slashdot's New Look Is Shaping Up
In the case of Slashdot, they spaced the tables even farther apart and filled the menu with stock photos of food that they don't even sell. Also, the tables are rings, now, with the chairs in the middle so it's more awkward to get in and make (+5, Snide) rejoinders.
Skinny Puppy Wants Compensation For Music Used in US Interrogations
Beta doesn't have genitals—it's been neutered. Beta can only suck.
David Cameron Says Fictional Crime Proves Why Snooper's Charter Is Necessary
DC is America's thermal exhaust port. It's where all the hot air comes from.
It's Not Memory Loss - Older Minds May Just Be Fuller of Information
Its hard to dig up a single nugget from under under that pile of tailings I've accumulated over the years.
It's okay; you can blurt it out in three or so days when the article is re-posted.
20,000 Customers Have Pre-Ordered Over $2,000,000 of Soylent
So it has crunch...it's sort of like Windows 8?
That should be the new marketing slogan—"Windows 8 has crunch!"
You Might Rent Features & Options On Cars In the Future
You're just jerking your knee cause when it comes to automated technology, that is the "fashionable" thing to do these days.
Knee jerking has recently been automated.
Ask Slashdot: Are AdBlock's Days Numbered?
1.- Make ads first party, 2.- Make them text or basic images
Yeah but that removes most of the incentive to block ads so—wait a minute.
Windows 9 Already? Apparently, Yes.
Sounds like Windows Media Center before it was turned into the Start Menu.
Google Begins To Merge Google+, Gmail Contacts
It's their misguided attempt to jump start The Singularity®.
The Biggest Tech Mishap of 2013?
That's a good Python script you got there. Unfortunately, Slashdot is written in Perl.
Parents' Campaign Leads To Wi-Fi Ban In New Zealand School
OTOH a banana panic would lower the price of one of my favorite fruits
Do glue sticks count as fruit?
Convicted Spammer Jeffrey Kilbride Flees Prison
Banks have Get Out of Jail Free cards. He probably found a stack amongst the moneys.
Kdenlive Developer Jean-Baptiste Mardelle Has Been Found
Nah, he just took a break but then lost motivation in his sentence under the burden of the ongoing refactoring of the code.
Ask Slashdot: Managing Device-Upgrade Bandwidth Use?
It's not just any cloud; p2p is cumulonimbus. Huge swarms of nodes all over the world and you don't have to care where they are to get what you want. Also, some of its usage may be legally cloudy. Cloud cloud cloud!
DRM Has Always Been a Horrible Idea
Let's extend this logic to other things. PC sales are more numerous than Mac sales, therefore Macs are being pirated. Right? Is Game of Thrones in theaters? Do you get HBO for free?
Did your forget Don't copy that floppy, or do you think copy protection wasn't yet invented in the days of physical media because it was somehow buttmagically not copyable?
Exponential Algorithm In Windows Update Slowing XP Machines
Well, then good news! Windows XP is just four months away from being perfect.
Facebook Tracks the Status Updates and Messages You Don't Write Too
Well, that's probably the one function emacs doesn't have.