Petition For Metric In US Halfway To Requiring Response From the White House
There is: a litre of water weighs 1kg
Google Targets Android Fragmentation With Updated Terms For SDK
Is there any evidence that that is happening?
Carrier IQ Relents, Apologizes
I believe it's the carriers who install it (hence 'CarrierIQ') not the phone mfr, BICBW
Carrier IQ Relents, Apologizes
But let's also have a little respect for Carrier IQ, it takes balls to make this kind of turnaround...
or a fear that they are about to be dumped by all their customers due to the negative publicity.
Ask Slashdot: Tablet With Root Access By Default?
All of them if you want to run an ssh daemon on port 22
What's Keeping You On Windows?
That is not the typical Linux experience. You are either deliberately making things difficult for yourself, or too stupid to be using a computer.
Ask Slashdot: CS Grads Taking IT Jobs?
in EU the Commission took care to protect you from becoming any money by introducing rules and regulations that actually ban consulting altogether
WTF are you talking about? How is consulting banned in the EU?
Russian President Interested In Funding ReactOS
They don't necessarily need to catch up, there's a very large Windows user base that are very happy with XP and haven't seen the need to 'upgrade'.
Old Arguments May Cost Linux the Desktop
As each Android device is accepted the community clarifies for everyone that Linux is the elder brother of Android.
Which just adds to the confusion, as many Android users now think that Linux is 'made by Google'
eBay Deploys 100TB of SSDs, Cuts Rackspace By Half
What's 'a magnitude of order'?
Microsoft Curbs Wi-Fi Location Database
Look at the output of 'iwlist scan' on a wireless linux box.
First line of each cell looks like very much like a MAC address to me.
Tens of Thousands Flee From BT and Virgin
Clearly you're unaware that quality ISPs actually do exist. I use A&A nothing shit about them and worth every penny. In fact they're not even that expensive.
Attachmate Does the Right Thing For Mono
> Some honest opinions of Mono might be helpful as I seem to be blissfully unaware of the problems related to it
What's wrong with it is it pollutes the Linux ecosystem with Microsoft IP.
Some think that's risky, and some of us don't care about that but just don't want to use anything that has any connection with MS.
Google+ Already At 10 Million Users
I'd like an invite please - pcb1962(at)gmail.com
Microsoft Brands WebGL a 'Harmful' Technology
Not on the desktop yet, unfortunately.
Open Source Hardware Hits 1.0
Nobody gonna help me out here?
Bing Is Cheating, Copying Google Search Results
repackaging google search results wold be little different then copying pages from several novels in order to create your own wouldn't it?
That would be plagiarism which (in the UK at least) is a separate offence to copyright infringement.
Open Source More Expensive Says MS Report
Just like Microsoft now - expensive, but usually works with all your other stuff
Navy Uses Railgun To Launch Fighter Jet
Thanks for the clarification, I was thinking the steam catapult was like a real catapult, with a wire that pulled back and released.