Sci-Fi Authors and Scientists Predict an Optimistic Future
Newly Discovered 60-foot Asteroid About To Buzz By Earth
And why not split it into a few more fragments for other terrorist/militant/organised crime/separatist groups across the world. There would be some collateral damage. But then who cares as long our countries are safe, eh?
It's World Password Day: Change Your Passwords
Why cannot we force all websites and services to comply with a common password complexity rule?
There is a wide variation in the rules that phone companies, banks, utilities and various online services enforce when I create passwords. As a consequence, it becomes difficult to decide on a password-generating algorithm to create and remember passwords across these websites/services.
So, coming back to the question, can we not have a standard password complexity rule which every website/service has to stick to?
Instead of those irritating, little info boxes near the password field listing different passwords rules for different websites, we could have a URL pointing to the standard password rules which in turn would be maintained by an independent organisation.
Ask Team Trying To Return 36-Year-Old Spacecraft From Space About Their Project
6. Send commands to fire engine.
What propels the spacecraft(please excuse my ignorance but then I am not a rocketeer) and how do we know that we have enough of the stuff to complete its manoeuvres?
Also, what happens if the results of Step#5 do not turn out to be too positive. Do you have any alternate plans of using it for some other purpose...maybe crash-land it into the nearest planet/comet/moon while it keeps transmitting atmospheric measurements?
I prefer my peppers ...
..of many dishes from the north-eastern part of India. Contrary to the cuisines from other parts of India which are rich in spices and condiments, food preparations in the north-eastern states are generally low on spices and one of the ways to counter this is to include generous amounts of Bhut Jolokia.
Having had my share of many of these fiery tastes, I prefer my peppers the Bhut Jolokia way.
The Little Bomb-Detecting Device That Couldn't
...is it more effective than the ADE 651?
California Sends a Cease and Desist Order To the Bitcoin Foundation
This is precisely the reason why we will never know who Satoshi Nakamoto is.