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"Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer" Pulled From Amazon

joaosantos Re:From Experience (561 comments)

I have backups, I don't worry about disaster I worry about something like BadUSB giving me an extra backup in Russia.

about three weeks ago
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Chrome 38 Released: New APIs and 159 Security Fixes

joaosantos Re:Chromium (55 comments)

Yeah because everyone uses their browser only as a toy so can use an alpha version all day long.

about 2 months ago
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Google Shifts Editing From Drive to Docs and Sheets In 'Confusing' Switch

joaosantos Re:Offline editing on tablets would be very nice, (89 comments)

The two new apps are also for android. For now it they have kept the drive app functionality intact, but I think they will remove it on the next update

about 7 months ago
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Microsoft Says Google Trying To Undermine Windows Phone

joaosantos Coherence (476 comments)

So this means we will have an open skype protocol really soon right?

about 2 years ago
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Firefox 18 Beta Out With IonMonkey JavaScript Engine

joaosantos Re:IonMonkey, JagerMonkey, TraceMonkey, SpiderMonk (182 comments)

I would prefer a more efficient lower level intermediate language, common to every browser that could be targeted by more languages.

about 2 years ago
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Ask Mark Shuttleworth Anything

joaosantos Re:Prior Comments on Unity Criticism (319 comments)

I don't understand what you mean by window went. You are talking about minimization? The reason the dash shows by default nowadays?

about 2 years ago
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Ask Mark Shuttleworth Anything

joaosantos Re:Unity? (319 comments)

Usability testing instead of guess work?

about 2 years ago
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Ask Mark Shuttleworth Anything

joaosantos Re:Prior Comments on Unity Criticism (319 comments)

Don't let your girlfriend near Windows 8... Or Mac OS... Or elementary... Or any other OS that doesn't follow Windows 3.11 conventions.

about 2 years ago
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NTP Glitch Reverts Clocks Back To 2000

joaosantos Re:The Y2K bug was REAL (179 comments)

My a suggest using a different bank?

about 2 years ago
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Dutch Cold Case Murder Solved After 8000 People Gave Their DNA

joaosantos Re:Sounds improbable (513 comments)

I read somewhere that there are already databases with DNA profiles collision between unrelated individuals, I bet the probability of a collision in a such a small region is astronomically higher.

about 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:In other news.. (134 comments)

Most of the other versions of Windows are retarded, not lobotomized.

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:In other news.. (134 comments)

When did Microsoft shave 3gb from Windows RT?

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:In other news.. (134 comments)

Yes, but they also have a stand alone versions, that has only a lobotomized version of windows.

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:In other news.. (134 comments)

HyperV is a bare metal hypervisor, it doesn't run on Windows. I don't know how good it is because I've never used it.

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:/check_calendar (134 comments)

They want to sell HyperV, nothing new here.

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Sponsors Linux Foundation Event

joaosantos Re:In other news.. (134 comments)

HyperV. Microsoft wants to sell it.

more than 2 years ago
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Nate Silver's Numbers Indicate Probable Obama Win, World Agrees

joaosantos Re:Everyone loves a winner. (881 comments)

Obama is slightly less likely to do things like starting a WW3. Besides that in most of the world Obama would be seen as a right wing politician, so do your math to find where that would put Romney.

more than 2 years ago
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Yahoo Will Ignore IE 10's "Do Not Track"

joaosantos Re:It's MS ignoring users, Yahoo&DNT want user (360 comments)

The DNT standard was based on good faith of all parts, and it's better than the previous situation in which you had to use drastic measures to opt out of tracking. If browsers turn the flag on by default, websites will just ignore it and you will be right back where you started.

more than 2 years ago
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Linux Foundation Offers Solution for UEFI Secure Boot

joaosantos Re:So (308 comments)

We are pretending that uefi doesn't have cryptographic functions to help with this?

more than 2 years ago
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How Noah Kagan Got Fired From Facebook and Lost $100 Million

joaosantos Re:Facebook has products? (236 comments)

Technically you are the supplier and your attention the product.

more than 2 years ago

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