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Slashdot Asks: Will You Need the Windows XP Black Market?

horm Editing? Anyone? (244 comments)

Seriously? Nobody even bothered to read the first sentence of the submission?

about two weeks ago

Sons of Anarchy Creator On Google Copyright Anarchy

horm Re:Sour grapes (381 comments)

Beckett Prime or Clone Beckett?

about a month ago

Replicant OS Developers Find Backdoor In Samsung Galaxy Devices

horm Re:No contract, wifi-only (126 comments)

As long as your phone is unable to connect to a cell tower/rogue femtocell/etc. you should be fine. The backdoor that was found is in the Radio Interface Layer (RIL), which governs communications between the Phone app and the radio. Wifi/bluetooth aren't managed by the RIL.

about a month ago

How Do You Backup 20TB of Data?

horm Should be "Back Up" (983 comments)

As in "How Do You Back Up 20TB of Data?" "Backup" is a noun. Verb conjugations are "back up", "backs up", "backed up", etc.

about a month ago

PETA Abandons $1 Million Prize For Artificial Chicken

horm Re:Fuck PETA (191 comments)

Yeah, FUCK BETA! ...wait.

about a month and a half ago

Gesture Recognition Without Batteries

horm Theremin (22 comments)

So they built a theremin. Whoopdie-doo.

about a month and a half ago

LinkedIn Ditches Feature That Was a 'Dream For Attackers'

horm PETA SUCKS (70 comments)

FUCK PETA! ...Wait, what are we angry about, again?

about 2 months ago

How loud is your primary computer?

horm Bzzzt (371 comments)

Mobo and/or gpu noise coming through speakers. Maybe a grounding issue. I have no idea what to do about it, already tried throwing in a PCIe sound card rather than using on-board sound.

about 3 months ago

Schiller Says Apple Is the Last PC Maker From the Mac Era, Forgets About HP

horm Re:And IBM (474 comments)

The Atari now is Atari in name only. The name has been owned by several different companies in the past couple decades.

about 3 months ago

Regulations Could Delay or Prevent Space Tourism

horm Bullet meet foot (186 comments)

Sounds like a good way to drive privatized space travel to another country.

about 3 months ago

Code.org: More Money For CS Instructors Who Teach More Girls

horm Re:Other Fields? (381 comments)

Out of mod points, but I agree entirely.

about 5 months ago

Building a (Virtual) Roman Emperor's Villa

horm Re:Why a Roman one? (50 comments)

The aquaduct?

about 5 months ago

An Anonymous US Law Enforcement Officer Claims US Wouldn't Arrest Julian Assange

horm Re:As A Matter of Fact... (399 comments)

I am Spartacus.

about 5 months ago

Google Is Testing a Program That Tracks Your Purchases In the Real World

horm Customer? (160 comments)

The person being tracked in the stores is NOT the customer. The customers are the advertising companies buying this information from Google.

about 5 months ago

Can Nintendo Survive Gaming's Brave New World?

horm Re:Nintendo is here to stay! (277 comments)

Wait, are you talking about Nintendo or the United States?

about 6 months ago


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