top Python Bumps Off Java As Top Learning Language
Pascal is a very safe language, created to teach procedural programing, it obviously lacks the simple ways python has to do complex task with a few lines of code. I dont know if having a lot of things solved is really good for learning, pascal is not usefull in real life, but I belive that learning to program has very little to do with real life applications in the beginning.
top Why Oh Why did Slashdot introduce auto-refresh on its homepage?
New used stories appear with out need to reload the page, but I guess that represents lower add impressions. You can add to the annoying changes the Newer and Older buttons that didnt exist a few months ago.
about a year and a half ago
top Ask Slashdot: Setting Up a System Integration Room At VAR?
English is not my mother language and I wasn't familiar with the acronym. I had to go to the disambiguation page in wikipedia and find some difinition that could make sense
top Smartphone Used To Scan Data From Chip-Enabled Credit Cards
was that the summary says that more capable antennas could improve reading distance, while in reality the tecnology was desinged for very short ranges, with a practically working distance of less than 10 cm. This is I belive because most tags are passive, have no energy and most be powered by the reading device with magnetic induction.
top Hotmail & Yahoo Mail Using Secret Domain Blacklist
He sends proxy address to people that requested that information. He send it weekly because the proxys are blocked.
top What "Earth-Shaking" Discovery Has Curiosity Made on Mars?
or to the sound of Indian Love Call
top Akamai To Offer IPv6 To All In April
top Interop Returns 16 Million IPv4 Addresses
Forget Raytheron, the US DoD has 11 Class A blocks
top Viability of Mobile Broadband For Home Use?
I'm pretty sure he means probably.