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Cancer-Detecting Bra Could One Day Surpass Mammograms In Accuracy

ptelligence Obligatory (110 comments)

Imagine a Beowulf cluster of those!?!?!

about 2 years ago
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Thanks For the ... Eight-Track, Uncle Alex

ptelligence Re:Pretty easy (633 comments)

How cool would that be. Put family videos and pictures on the netbook in a place where they are easily accessible, disconnect the battery and reseal it in its original packaging. An Ipod touch might be a good idea as well.

about 5 years ago
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A.I. Developer Challenges Pro-Human Bias

ptelligence If it's really AI... (234 comments)

It will have its own metric.

more than 5 years ago
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Huge Unidentified Organic Blob Floating Around Alaska

ptelligence A Blob... (424 comments)

...quick, build a bridge to it!

more than 5 years ago
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VLC 1.0.0 Released

ptelligence Re:So it plays back media (419 comments)

You can't possibly still be holding on to the assumption that Michael and Janet are the same person. Not after recent events.

more than 5 years ago
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Town Fights Cricket Plague With Led Zeppelin

ptelligence Re:LOL, it's cricket *bugs* (190 comments)

You'll wake up and there'll be one sitting on your forehead, looking at you.

If by "looking" they mean teabagging. You know those Englishmen love their tea.

more than 5 years ago
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Pro Video Game Leagues — Another Economic Casualty

ptelligence Re:Sports Celebrities (207 comments)

That has absolutely nothing to do with why I watch women's beach volleyball.

more than 4 years ago
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Motor Made From Liquid Film

ptelligence Re:at least something (241 comments)

Are you kidding me? This definitely looks like it has WMD potential.

more than 5 years ago
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Pirate Bay P2P Trial Begins In Sweden

ptelligence Re:Slashdot... (723 comments)

On Slashdot, you'd be in the majority.

more than 5 years ago
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Configuring a Windows PC For a Senior Citizen?

ptelligence WOW no mention of NX in this thread. (823 comments)

For you folks that do decide to set your relative up with Linux, consider giving yourselves remote access with NX and leaving port 22 on your router/firewall open to point to their machine. That should let you troubleshoot just about everything except hardware and network problems.

more than 5 years ago
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"See-Through" Touchscreen Solves Fat Finger Problem

ptelligence Makes your devices bigger. (170 comments)

You'll need more real estate if you can't put electronics behind the screen. I guess you could have a flip up semi-transparent touch screen. Use it from the front when it's down and from the back when you flip it up.

more than 5 years ago
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British Royal Navy Submarines Now Run Windows

ptelligence Re:BSOD (725 comments)

I believe the proper term is "WarDiving"

more than 5 years ago

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