top Snowden Used the Linux Distro Designed For Internet Anonymity
Unless you compile from vetted source code on an un-compromised system using an un-compromised compiler
A very interesting (and quite short) read about that :
Reflections on Trusting Trust
top Anonymous Member Sentenced For Joining DDoS Attack For One Minute
New Zealand stands in contrast, are you sure?
top Scientist Seeks Investment For "Alcohol Substitute"
you should drink for the taste and not the feeling. If you drink only for the feeling, you might be looking at problems no too far in the future..
top Artificial Blood Made In Romania
Those missing children...
Myst Creators Announce Obduction
Cyan, the company behind Myst, is taking another shot at an game
top China's Web Surveillance System Employs More Than 2 Million
I wonder what percentage of the US population works in things related to the NSA spying program.
top Linus Torvalds Admits He's Been Asked To Insert Backdoor Into Linux
Not necessarily :
top When it comes to Slashdot, I normally:
I stopped reading the summary some time ago. Now I often don't even read the title, I just start reading comments and get an idea of what it's about. It's like joining a conversation.
top Small Town Builds Its Own Gigabyte Network; Cost To Citizens $57/month
It's like the batshit crazy ex who doesn't want to be with you but also doesn't want anyone else being with you.
Either way, you're screwed.
And not screwing.
top Tar Pitch Drop Captured On Camera
I would so have put a screaming zombie appearing from nowhere right in the middle of that video.
top Mount Everest Gets 4G Connectivity
I'm the king of the world LOLL!!!!11one
top Biologists Program
E. Coli To Patrol For Pathogens
Zombie apocalypse in 3, 2, 1......
top Irish Supreme Court Upholds 3-Strikes Rule For Copyright Violation
We rarely see such wise words on Slashdot.
top I'd most rather, of the following, search with:
... I'd most rather, of the following, have:
- gonorrhea - chlamydia - syphillis
top Ancient Roman Concrete Is About To Revolutionize Modern Architecture
it's time to rediscover
Damascus steel. about a year and a half ago
top ARM In Supercomputers — 'Get Ready For the Change'
One size doesn't fit all.
You've never been in the army I suppose?
;-) about a year and a half ago
top Of 1000 Americans Polled, Most Would Ban Home Printing of Guns
Whatever happened to the concept of Personal Responsibility? Of being held accountable for your own actions, instead of the knee-jerk reaction of "it's the firearms fault, ban them everywhere we can."
You mean like drugs?
about a year and a half ago
top Used Game To Survive? EA Plans To Drop Online Pass
Unfortunately this appears to only be for future released games, those previously released will still be subject to this feature.
How can that be called a feature?
about a year and a half ago