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Report: Microsoft To Buy Minecraft Studio For $2bn+

dohzer Keyboard and Mouse (368 comments)

Can I play Xbox games with a keyboard and mouse?

about a week ago

Invasion of Ukraine Continues As Russia Begins Nuclear Weapons Sabre Rattling

dohzer Re:Really? (789 comments)

Facebook needs a "Not Actual News" tag for anything posted on

about two weeks ago

Injecting Liquid Metal Into Blood Vessels Could Help Kill Tumors

dohzer Mercury (111 comments)

So having mercury in my blood could be good for me?

about a month ago

Point-and-Shoot: TrackingPoint's New Linux-Controlled AR-15s

dohzer Firing blind (219 comments)

Will the be a version that blind people can use too?

about a month ago

AMD Prepares To Ship Gaming SSDs

dohzer Sure, 39% CAGR, but what about... (110 comments)

Sure, 39% CAGR, but what about the 390ppm ADGG on the CKOI? What does IHS think about that?

about a month ago

US Intelligence Wants Tools To Tell: Who's the Smartest of Them All?

dohzer The smartest ones? (162 comments)

The smartest ones are those who don't reveal their true intelligence to the security agencies.

about a month ago

Want To Work Without Prying Eyes? Try Wearing a Body Sock

dohzer Re:Ewww. (75 comments)

Yeah, all that face sweat and lice would be horrible if it weren't.

about a month and a half ago

Unboxing a Cray XC30 'Magnus' Petaflops Supercomputer

dohzer Ooooooh... Custom Paint Job! (71 comments)

Half the money is in the custom paint job.

about a month and a half ago

Raspberry Pi-Compatible Development Board Released

dohzer First? (47 comments)

How did this take so long? Why is this the first?

about a month and a half ago

Will Your Next Car Be Covered In Morphing Dimples?

dohzer Nope! (138 comments)

Nope. What else would you like to know about my next car purchase?

about 2 months ago

Watch Dogs Graphics and Gameplay: PC Vs. Xbox One, With Surprising Results

dohzer This is all moot. (210 comments)

The game is rubbish, so who cares which hardware it runs best on?!

about 2 months ago

Who controls the HVAC at work?

dohzer HVAC? (216 comments)

That's that suit that Gordon Freeman wears in Half-Life, right?!

about 4 months ago

Are Glowing, Solar Smart Roads the Future?

dohzer You make me feel like dancing. (193 comments)

Roads? Doubtful. But everyone will want multicoloured versions for their new mixed-purpose driveway/dancefloor!

about 4 months ago

Ask Slashdot: Minimum Programming Competence In Order To Get a Job?

dohzer Re:Can't Tell Them Apart (466 comments)

I'm just grateful we have this well defined fraction-system for quantifying programming skill.

about 4 months ago

Norwegian Infectious Disease Specialists Have New Theory On HIV In Africa

dohzer Pronounced shis-to-so-MY-a-sis (118 comments)

Thanks for explaining that it's pronounced exactly as anyone would expect from simply reading the name.

about 4 months ago

Ask Slashdot: Computer Science Freshman, Too Soon To Job Hunt?

dohzer A year too late. (309 comments)

Should have skipped university and gone straight for a job.

about 4 months ago

$200 For a Bound Textbook That You Can't Keep?

dohzer Unread.... (252 comments)

If I only possessed my textbooks while studying at university, I would never have had the chance to read any of them.
University projects and laboratory work consumed any time I had for reading books, and the lecture notes sufficed.
Where the textbooks *have* come in handy is for revising topics years after graduating.

about 4 months ago

Finally, Hi-Def Streaming Video of the ISS's View of Earth

dohzer Re:Useless (97 comments)

Not just any grey square, but a high definition grey square!

about 4 months ago

What It's Like To Be the Scientific Consultant For The Big Bang Theory

dohzer Re:Dear Television, (253 comments)

The laugh track is the worst! I can't handle it these days. I don't need to be told when to laugh, or to have noise to make me feel less uncomfortable laughing.

about 5 months ago


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