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NASA To Send SpaceX Resupply Capsule To ISS Despite Technical Problems

mnt But for how long? (71 comments)

If there are no signals from NASA that it can financially support the ISS past 202* SpaceX (and others?) may bail because of the unsecure business future.

4 days ago

Interviews: Ask Bre Pettis About Making Things

mnt Well Bre... (69 comments)

How did the transition from being an open source darling to a danger to the whole 3d-printing community work out for you? How do you feel about kicking out your two co-founders because big money demanded it?

about a week ago

How Facebook and Oculus Could Be a Great Combination

mnt not buying it (151 comments)

and no amount of weasel words will change my mind.

about three weeks ago

Did Facebook Buy Oculus To Counter Google Glass?

mnt Not slashdot worty. (108 comments)

Did bigX buy littleY to ________________?

about three weeks ago

Creationists Demand Equal Airtime With 'Cosmos'

mnt "thats proven thats not possible" (667 comments)

instead of "that some believe that's not possible" and it would be okay. Or people believing in fairies will be next demanding airtime.

about a month ago

Top E-commerce Sites Fail To Protect Users From Stupid Passwords

mnt ...and this wont change because (162 comments)

users dont like registration dialogs. Enforcing good passwords will make users stop the registration process and go away. And a compromised user account is the users problem, not the companies. That is current management thinking.

about a month ago

Satoshi Nakamoto Found? Not So Fast

mnt Nothing is more tantalizing (182 comments)

than to not know whats true or not being part of the circle that knows the answer.

about a month ago

In an Age of Cyber War, Where Are the Cyber Weapons?

mnt cyber-physical damage (94 comments)

hm. let's translate that to a form that may make more sense: computer-physical damage. nope, still makes no sense.

about 3 months ago

EU Secretly Plans To Put a Back Door In Every Car By 2020

mnt Secret (364 comments)

Every time there is the word secret, something bad or outrageous is about to happen.

about 3 months ago

Dell Partners With MakerBot To Resell 3D Printers and Scanners

mnt Re:But ... (44 comments)

This. MakerBot turned from an open source darling to the corporate evil we all hate today. And it's about time to leave Thingiverse (now called Makerbot Thingiverse, including Makerbot ads) and go to youmagine, cubehero or others because it's gotten just way too makerbot centric.

about 3 months ago

Cracked Game Released To Get Back At Pirates

mnt Another notable example (509 comments)

Mines in "The Settlers" produced pigs instead of coal (?) if the game detected it was pirated.

about a year ago

Researchers Hack Over a Dozen Home Routers

mnt Schhhhht! (109 comments)

Just exploit thousands of them to create new tor exit nodes.

1 year,1 day

Firefox Will Soon Block Third-Party Cookies

mnt already blocking them (369 comments)

but totally forgot when i enabled that setting on chrome. maybe a year ago?

about a year ago

Australian Federal Court Rules For Patent Over Breast Cancer Gene

mnt if (genom.substr(x) == 'gtca') { throw 'cancer'; } (160 comments)

So the patent constitutes of the position of the sequence and the information at that position? Another thing why i think the patent system is broken.

about a year ago

Google Redesigns Image Search, Raises Copyright and Hosting Concerns

mnt robots.txt (203 comments)

Disallow: /images/ Poof, done.

about a year ago

Scrum/Agile Now Used To Manage Non-Tech Projects

mnt Creativity Killer (136 comments)

Working in the game industry i found that creativity was heavily hampered by scrum, even after doing several adjustments to the process.

about a year and a half ago

Skype Officially Available For Android

mnt Crashes immediatly after signin (286 comments)

No matter which button i click, the application always closes unexpectedly. Uninstalled, needs obviously more polishing.

more than 3 years ago


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