KDE Releases Plasma 5.1
someone explain to me why each newer version is progressively slower on the same hardware as time goes by? If we were to believe the continuous performance improvements, this thing would hit 120 fps on a 286 by now.
FBI Investigates 'Sophisticated' Cyber Attack On JP Morgan, 4 More US Banks
Why does the FBI get involved? is it because the events span multiple states, or because the banks have so much clout? If this had happened to google or microsoft, for example, would the FBI get involved?
Facebook Experimenting With Blu-ray As a Storage Medium
"monumentally" ranks higher, imho
Windows 8.1 Update Crippling PCs With BSOD, Microsoft Suggests You Roll Back
News for nerds. Stuff that matters. ... :|
Murder Suspect Asked Siri Where To Hide a Dead Body
Isn't it possible to sideload siri in an earlier phone model?
Solid State Drives Break the 50 Cents Per GiB Barrier, OCZ ARC 100 Launched
yeah, no thanks. After having been burned horribly by ocz, i'm not touching anything carrying their name, no matter who actually builds them.
Psychology's Replication Battle
speak straight, without sarcasm.
there are examples, if you wish you can find out about them yourself.
Lionsgate Sues Limetorrents, Played.to, and Others Over Expendables 3 Leak
to paraphrase a genius:
it starts with your thumb... AND THEN IT GETS FUN
in other words, baby steps.
Psychology's Replication Battle
there *are* experiments that are non-replicable, but still valuable.
hell, we have thought experiments that are also valuable
Quiet Cooling With a Copper Foam Heatsink
that under """normal""" use don't reach 50c without a fan
also, they are not the first to think about this. back in the athlon xp days i thought of a "hairbrush" like heatsink with many tiny copper strands
however, heat transfer from sink base to each "fiber" is relatively weak
Amputee Is German Long Jump Champion
those claiming so are free to remove any extraneous limbs of their own
Verizon Now Throttling Top 'Unlimited' Subscribers On 4G LTE
that takes 5 GB per month?
do you HAVE to stream entire movies and music to it?
why not copy stuff to its storage and maybe save some wireless bandwidth?
Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs
Did anyone notice that *they* used the correct term "copyright infringement" while the story submitter used the incorrect term "piracy" ? It's usually the opposite happening.
The First Person Ever To Die In a Tesla Is a Guy Who Stole One
how do you know that he wasn't, an owner of a tesla vehicle?
Watch Dogs Graphics and Gameplay: PC Vs. Xbox One, With Surprising Results
you do realize /r/pcmasterrace is tongue-in-cheek at best? Something like /r/circlejerk
Google Is Offering Free Coding Lessons To Women and Minorities
is the busa comfortable for long trips?
Did Russia Trick Snowden Into Going To Moscow?
he set a personal example and proved this is something worth sacrificing yourself for.
i respect that. complete lunacy, but we do live in a crazy world.
a text editor that is so error prone that *needs* to autosave constantly("continuously"). Or software in general, for that matter.
Why Lavabit Shut Down
No, not really.
Report: YouTube Buying Twitch.tv For $1 Billion
I watch zisteau's inferno mines (and others) recently. Practically, i learn new techniques, ideas, etc.
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