World's First 3D Printed Estate Coming To New York
Not sure if it's the first, check the Amsterdam canal house being printed: http://3dprintcanalhouse.com/
How Concrete Contributed To the Downfall of the Roman Empire
Oh yeah? What did the Romans ever do for us?
Ask Slashdot: What Online News Is Worth Paying For?
The Guardian to give them financial support to keep real journalism going.
For Playstation 4 Owners, Bad News On USB, Bluetooth Headsets
Great article. This journalist waited for Sony to come with a clarification? Wow. Guess his headset can't make calls because that's what a proper journalist would do.
Microsoft Creative Director 'Doesn't Get' Always-On DRM Concerns
But doesn't an X-box need electricity and a internet connection? That's the weirdest part of the analogy to me.
The Web We Lost
"how trolls were less prominent"
Hip Hop Artists Developing Open Source Beat Making Software
What happened to two turntables and a microphone? Lots of pioneers seemed to create beats that way...
Microsoft Tests Social Search Waters With 'so.cl' Network
Not in disagreement with the spirit of your post, but I use the Pohosynth app a lot and loving it so wouldn't consider that as a 'go-nowhere' project. Great technology and very usable.
What Is Your Favorite Way of Watching a Movie
I'm Dutch: downloading of movies is legal here, so I have no idea what you're talking about. GP's points are still valid (in my case).
Ask Slashdot: Techie Wedding Invitation Ideas?
Nerd friend of mine had a QR Code on the back of the invitation. The people who knew what a QR Code was, all got rick rolled. I thought it was hillarious.
Australian ISPs To Disconnect Botnet "Zombies"
"The next day we got a call from the ISP asking if everything was okay."
I wish I had customer service like that!
The Nickel & Dime Generation
Wonder if author typed /played in WoW and then see how much he paid per minute. It all comes down on perspective. Like others have noted: 15 dollars a month is a good deal for a hobby. Or did he scavenge eBay for trade cards for 900 dollars each?
Dutch Study Says Filesharing Has Positive Economic Effects
Not quite sure if I understand you correctly, but according to dutch law it is legal to download music and movies. Uploading them is illegal.
Unsolicited Offer For My Personal Domain Name?
The only reason he asked this question to /., must be because he is dutch (i bet). We never miss an opportunity to make a buck!
(Yes, I am dutch)