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VP Anthony Moschella Shows Off Makerbot's Latest Printers and Materials (Video)

mnt bought post? (45 comments)

because most people won't touch patent-scum makerbot with a 20 foot pole.

2 days ago

Apple Posts $18B Quarterly Profit, the Highest By Any Company, Ever

mnt = 5-digit figure tax payed (525 comments)

meanwhile: chinese workers slowly die, economies in crisis because of missing tax money, trash piles, heavy energy consumption.

It's time to stop this madness and bring out phones that last 4 years minimum.

4 days ago

Why Run Linux On Macs?

mnt Because OSX gets worse by the minute (592 comments)

  • So far apple broke:
  • secondary monitor is detected, but not useable (10.8)
  • wifi dropouts (10.8)
  • bluetooth keyboard/mouse lose connection over the day (10.9)
  • wakeup via mouse/keyboard stopped working (10.9)

about two weeks ago

SystemD Gains New Networking Features

mnt Microsoft and Apple giggle (553 comments)

as the linux community tears itself to shreads.

about two weeks ago

PHP vs. Node.js: the Battle For Developer Mind Share

mnt Apples vs. Bananas (245 comments)

Those articles are generally stupid, but this must be the most stupid comparison i've ever read. No numbers, just hunches.

about three weeks ago

Hands On With MakerBot's 3D-Printed Wood

mnt Oh noes Makerbot! (72 comments)

Just a reminder: Makerbot is patenting community created inventions. Their printers are overpriced, and the new extruders wear out very quickly.

about three weeks ago

Box Office 2014: Moviegoing Hits Two-Decade Low

mnt price tripled, quality dipped (400 comments)

only prequels, sequels and so on left. no quality material anymore. too expensive. hollywood is to blame.

about a month ago

US Links North Korea To Sony Hacking

mnt Any proof? (182 comments)

Claiming is not proofing.

Too bad the hackers that previously hacked the german GEMA did not download and leak everything they found. This company needs to die.

about a month and a half ago

The Case For Flipping Your Monitor From Landscape to Portrait

mnt That plus good window placement manager (567 comments)

Having upright monitors for 10 years now, but i also use some hotkeys to move individual windows to fullscreen/top/bottom of screen or move them to other monitors. That really made me love upright monitors.

about 1 month ago

Microsoft's New Windows Monetization Methods Could Mean 'Subscriptions'

mnt emphasis on "could" (415 comments)

that article reads more like... they are thinking about it, but nothing is decided yet

about 2 months ago

The Sony Pictures Hack Was Even Worse Than Everyone Thought

mnt Should have been Sony themselfs (528 comments)

and the name of the Operation should be called "OP GEOHOT". Gibson would be proud.

about 2 months ago

BlackBerry Clears Hurdle For Voice Crypto Acquisition

mnt Re:I guess the BND's backdoor (27 comments)

The BND is very dependend on technologies by other agencies, their capabilities are basic. And the groundwork the CCC did ("don't work for agencies") seems to work, no new blood for BND from german hackers.

about 2 months ago

Ask Slashdot: IT Career Path After 35?

mnt to quote a friend (376 comments)

"Work for a medium sized established company, not a startup run by kids."

about 2 months ago

New Snowden Docs Show GCHQ Paid Telcos For Cable Taps

mnt more snowden releases, now! (90 comments)

what about releasing 10% of the cache at once?

about 2 months ago

Ubisoft Points Finger At AMD For Assassin's Creed Unity Poor Performance

mnt Or dont buy Ubisoft titles anymore (262 comments)

Which is a much simpler solution. Customers blindly buying games without waiting for reviews are to blame.

about 3 months ago

Mozilla Updates Firefox With Forget Button, DuckDuckGo Search, and Ads

mnt Pale Moon! (327 comments)

Without Pale Moon i would be forced to use Chromium. And Firefox gets more user-unfriendly by the minute.

about 3 months ago

Mozilla Launches Browser Built For Developers

mnt Re:too late (74 comments)

If you think FFOS development is bad, I'd hate to see what you think about Android development!

Android development is why i quit my job and moved on to something more sane.

about 3 months ago


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