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Microsoft Considered Renaming Internet Explorer To Escape Its Reputation

markimusk Re:explorer is VERY useful (426 comments)

How do you get to without a web browser?

about a month ago

Slashdot Asks: Do You Want a Smart Watch?

markimusk Re:Only way I'd wear a smart watch (381 comments)

Awesome, the 3rd image on Google is Osama Bin Laden wearing one! Good enough for cave-living! hahahaha!

about 2 months ago

Microsoft Won't Bring Back the Start Menu Until 2015

markimusk Re:flame away, but... (516 comments)

the words you're looking for are "pedal" and "brake".

about 4 months ago

Doom Is Twenty Years Old

markimusk Re:Memories (225 comments)

And I first saw it right there with you!
Parents basement of course.

No, really!

about 9 months ago

How Does a Single Line of BASIC Make an Intricate Maze?

markimusk Re:Without the use of a loop!? (438 comments)

I worry that you felt the need to make sure this burgeoning code did NOT indeed need Extended Basic to execute!

about 2 years ago

Commodore 64 turns 30

markimusk Re:BAH. Younguns. VIC-20 FTW. (218 comments)

yeah, and TWO disk drives!

and your own phone line!

How rich IS this guy???

more than 2 years ago

Google Wants You to Use Your Real Name on YouTube

markimusk Re:Just like a slashdot poll (602 comments)

What? And miss out on the sock puppets arguing with the shills? Never!

more than 2 years ago

Using Tablets Becoming Popular Bathroom Activity

markimusk Re:Laptops (348 comments)

I take my Sega Nomad in and play Virtua Racing...

about 3 years ago

The New Commodore 64

markimusk Re:not quite (339 comments)

You might want to look up the definitions to the words "shape" and "form".
No, really.

more than 3 years ago

The New Commodore 64

markimusk Re:Not enough for fans (339 comments)

I kept looking at the picture of the keyboard and something was wrong... couldn't figure it out until you posted

"no graphic legends on the keyboard"

yep, that was it. And I have a C128 currently hooked up to my 1701 monitor and a 1541-II drive.

Kudos for you keen eye!

more than 3 years ago

Australian Buyers Say They Were Told "No iPad Without Accessories"

markimusk Re:Didn't do that to me... (412 comments)

Don't hold it in, tell us how you REALLY feel!

more than 4 years ago

New York Times Bans Use of Word "Tweet"

markimusk Re:Thank God (426 comments)

yeah, mostly in Quebec.

more than 4 years ago

Criminals Hide Payment-Card Skimmers In Gas Pumps

markimusk Re:I guess I wouldn't be that hard... (332 comments)

Thank you Sir!

I've been reading your posts on this topic with great interest, heck how often do you find a gas-dispenser mechanic on /. on a story about gas-dispensing things? Has to be a could that not be more relevant?

I've been reading this god-forsaken site for ten years and have never seen a better match than that... heck, I haven't had a beautiful synchronicity like that here ever...

Kudos to you!

more than 4 years ago

Phone and Text Bans On Drivers Shown Ineffective

markimusk Re:Flawed study... (406 comments)

ok, fair enough, enjoy!

more than 4 years ago

Phone and Text Bans On Drivers Shown Ineffective

markimusk Re:Flawed study... (406 comments)

I was just trying to clarify that your plate doesn't say Toronto on it.

Why are you advertising for your Dealer, they paying you for that? Drum up some biz in Germany?

more than 4 years ago


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