top Why the Trolls Will Always Win
death threats and false claims of prostitution is not what I call trolling... this is just criminal behavior.
trolling is harmless, like saying you like apple in a windows post.
saying you will rape OP's mom and kill his dad because he posts about windows, is not trolling. about a month and a half ago
top ChromeOS Will No Longer Support Ext2/3/4 On External Drives/SD Cards
That's why all that info on my profile is fake, including my name...
the only thing that's real is my email and friend list
about a month and a half ago
top Four Dutch Uberpop Taxi Drivers Arrested, Fined
What if a licensed taxi driver would use the app to make some extra money in his spare time?
he has all the requirements, but is still "stealing customers", would this also be against the law?
about a month and a half ago
top Facebook Apologizes To Drag Queens Over "Real Name" Rule
This is totally besides the point.
It's FB wanting to force people to use their real name, so they can identify you to do more stuff they shouldnt with your data.
And now that there's a giant move to Ello, or at least it's starting, they're backtracking. They are catering to their profits, not to any subset of their users.
Lots of people use fake names, just because they dont want to use their real names. Not because we were all molested.
top Elon Musk: We Must Put a Million People On Mars To Safeguard Humanity
If we could build a colony on mars, a harsh, deadly environment, why couldnt we just build the colony here if it goes a little worse.
We'll need a gigantic amount of pollution to make earth worse of a habitat then mars, no?
I mean, it doesnt even have a decent atmosphere to protect us from outer space radiation or just space junk flying around...
top Piracy Police Chief Calls For State Interference To Stop Internet "Anarchy"
why is this modded funny?
in a "it's funny cuz it's true" type of sense?
top Apple Announces Smartwatch, Bigger iPhones, Mobile Payments
I want to rate your comment "Funny" for saying the Apple Watch is "slim"
top European Commission Reopens Google Antitrust Investigation
If only they would put the bank tellers to the same scrutiny...
top 3 Recent Flights Make Unscheduled Landings, After Disputes Over Knee Room
Why would I have to pay extra because I'm tall? I already have to pay extra for heavy luggage, while a fatty who's short has all the room and takes multiples of my weight on board, while harassing their neighbors with the fat rolls lunging over the arm rest...
Why are the flight prices always getting cheaper while the comfort gets worse, it makes no sense to me, airline comfort was already low.
I can fly from Holland to Greece for 5 euros, but I cant get some legroom if I want to pay 50? I'm not sure these people know maths...
top New Usage-Based Insurance Software Can Track Drivers Using Smartphones
What if your phone falls off it's holder on the center console and on the floor, registering big G foroces while it's bouncing around in the car, but you aren't driving like a mad man...
top Google Serves Old Search Page To Old Browsers
Are you.... the bing user?
top HP Recalls 6 Million Power Cables Over Fire Hazard
These are 6 million ways to die?
top Ask Slashdot: Would You Pay For Websites Without Trolls?
Not everybody with a different opinion than you are not trolls by definition....
top Xbox One Will Play Media from USB Devices, DLNA Servers
We're going backwards, how is it possible that the 2 biggest living room power houses (xbox and PS4) cant even play media from a USB...
top Is "Scorpion" Really a Genius?
"genious level" smart people mostly don't do well in school, they can't cope with the system.
top Elementary OS "Freya" Beta Released
"emphasis on design and usability which draws a lot of comparisons to Mac OS X"
I've been switching between win/linux/osx on a daily basis for a couple of years now, and I honestly have no clue where the idea comes from that OSX is superior when it comes to usability...
It's even the OS with the weirdest UI quirks IMO...
top MIT Considers Whether Courses Are Outdated
Hi, I'm matt and I've got a PhD in a-little-of-everything
top Big Bang Actors To Earn $1M Per Episode
Why is this on here?
top Vint Cerf on Why Programmers Don't Join the ACM
Why does ACM still exist? what does it offer a programmer that he can't get for free?
top Why Buy Microsoft Milk When the Google Cow Is Free?
Idd, and when the money has passed through politicians' hands, a lot of it is long gone... tax money that goes to education... made me chuckle
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