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Users Report Warping of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus

drfishy Headline reads... (421 comments)

Apple's race for thinner phones bites users in the ass.

about a month ago

Systemd Ditches GNU C Library for Their Own

drfishy Re:Sigh (92 comments)

I just installed d3coder for Chrome. Not ideal but better than clicking links...

about a year and a half ago

Most SSDs Now Under a Dollar Per Gigabyte

drfishy Wake up! (187 comments)

You asked for it. That is all.

about 2 years ago

Even Windows 8 Users Prefer Windows 7

drfishy Re:Win+X (436 comments)

Guilty as charged. Just installed the custom WP 7.8 ROM onto my Samsung focus - looking good.

about 2 years ago

Even Windows 8 Users Prefer Windows 7

drfishy Win+X (436 comments)

Don't hate me - but I like Win8. Takes some getting used to but there are a lot of nice power features. Just the fancy new keyboard shortcut Win+X alone will get you a long way toward adjusting.

about 2 years ago

What's Next For iRobot?

drfishy Re:Lawnba? (88 comments)

^^ This. I'm actually content with the current state of vacuuming robots - you need to adjust your house a little but they at least CAN work well. Lawn mowing robots on the other hand really need to be taken to the next level. I would love to buy one but there are just too many problems with the current offerings.

more than 2 years ago

On Orbitz, Mac Users Offered Pricier Hotels First

drfishy Re:Well, duh (305 comments)

Yeah, but the rent is atrocious.

more than 2 years ago

Chinese Boy Claims To Have Cat-Like Night Vision

drfishy Re:X-Men (171 comments)

X-Men? Try Dune.

more than 2 years ago

Thanks to DRM, Some Ubisoft Games Won't Work Next Week

drfishy Ubi Forum Migration (332 comments)

Not that they're worth anything but if the forum migration that the did recently is any indication this could last for weeks...

more than 2 years ago

HP Announces ARM-Based Server Line

drfishy Redstone? (125 comments)

Make a Minecraft themed one and I will find a reason to need it.

more than 2 years ago

Value of Bitcoin "Crashes"

drfishy Re:Time to invest in tulip bulbs... (709 comments)

Well it serves me right to get called out for "wooshing" something so obscure anyway. ;) I'm mostly Dutch, live in Holland, MI - that's an unfair advantage...

about 3 years ago

Starz To Pull Content From Netflix

drfishy Re:Next up: tiered pricing (314 comments)

Dude, don't be knocking FoodTV... Alton Brown has a lot of fans on Slashdot...

more than 3 years ago

Alaska To Export Billions of Gallons of Water

drfishy Re:Huh, wut? WTF it's raining anyway.... (290 comments)

I've heard of standard modal containers outfitted with plastic insets - sounds reasonable as the infrastructure to move them is well developed - but I've yet to see one.

They are called Flexitanks and they most certainly exist. My company makes them:

about 4 years ago

Segway UK Boss Dies After Driving Off Cliff

drfishy Re:The Poor Guy! (413 comments)

I can't help but think about my Roomba's "cliff sensors" to keep it from falling down the stairs - tough to incorporate into a transportation device I guess, especially an off-road one but still...

about 4 years ago

Frozen Mice Cloned

drfishy Re:Not dinosaurs (272 comments)

A funny post to be sure, but from accounts ~400 years ago we already know it tastes rather fowl.

more than 5 years ago


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