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Book Review: Enyo: Up and Running

cxreg WebOS? (46 comments)

I have to wonder about the obviously deliberate non-mention of either Palm or WebOS. Trying to ignore the past?

about a year and a half ago

What Is New In PostgreSQL 9.0

cxreg Re:Still waiting (213 comments)

and now there's Postgres-XC, which looks very promising

more than 4 years ago

Give Space a Chance, Says Phil Plait

cxreg Re:Anyone remember Venture Star? (279 comments)

According to Wikipedia, this program is not entirely dead

Recently Lockheed Martin has been testing a new 1/5 scale rocket described to be similar in capabilities and design, known now simply as a "Space Reusable Launch Vehicle". Two tests were conducted secretly at the Spaceport America in New Mexico. The first on December 19, 2007 was billed as a complete success, while the August 12, 2008 launch ended in an irreparable crash after 12.5 seconds of flight. A third test on October 10, 2009, was another success.

more than 4 years ago

HTML 5 As a Viable Alternative To Flash?

cxreg SMIL? (541 comments)

Isn't this was SMIL was supposed to deliver? Is that dead now?

more than 5 years ago

New Lossless MP3 Format Explained

cxreg Re:why? (346 comments)

Yo dawg, I herd u like trucks

more than 5 years ago

US Nuclear Sub Crashes Into US Navy Amphibious Vessel

cxreg Re:Oh sure... (266 comments)

This is the cover story, but what *really* happened?

2 words:

Arsenal Gear

more than 5 years ago

Larry Wall Talks Perl, Culture, and Community

cxreg Re:Christmas? (123 comments)

Interesting omission:

$ grep "/python" /usr/bin/* | wc -l

$ grep "/ruby" /usr/bin/* | wc -l

$ grep "/perl" /usr/bin/* | wc -l

more than 5 years ago

Nintendo's Miyamoto On Innovation, Wii Ambitions

cxreg Re:Your nut-guard's wearing thin. (263 comments)

Selling the most units / making the most profit does indeed make it the best console

And Windows is the best OS and McDonalds is the best hamburger and Titanic is the best movie

more than 5 years ago


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