top Microsoft Demos Real-Time Translation Over Skype
Back when I was about ten years old I heard that State Security was listening to telephone conversations based and filtering some based on special keywords. Now they can even translate in real time.
This tool is a disaster waiting to happen. See Hungarian phrase book by Monty Python
top Google Unveils Self-Driving Car With No Steering Wheel
Of course, this is only possible if you agreed to give all your personal data to Google. If not, you're on your own.
top OCZ RevoDrive 350 PCIe SSD Hits 1.8GB/sec With Standard Toshiba MLC NAND
Seriously, an SSD was the biggest gain in system performance I've seen in years.
It should also read "Seriously, an SSD was the biggest gain in
data loss I've seen in years."
top OpenBSD 5.5 Released
5. Nothing about the device should be proprietary, neither hardware or software.
Good luck finding hardware the size of an mp3 player which is not proprietary and runs OpenBSD
top OpenBSD 5.5 Released
That's one of the problems of *BSD. The manual is online. If network is not working, you're screwed.
top The Truth About OpenGL Driver Quality
Slashdot has become an advertising site. Intel is always the best.
Any article which compares Intel with AMD or Nvidia is a piece of crap. Intel 20 years behind in graphics.
top Ask Slashdot: Practical Alternatives To Systemd?
So is one of the goals of systemd to fix problems in other programs?
Yep. Just like Windows(TM).
top Ask Slashdot: Preparing For Windows XP EOL?
Whatever your smoking it must be really strong. Can I have some.
You cannot "move" a windows OS in a virtual machine. The virtual machine is virtual. You do not have access to hardware.
top Steve Ballmer Blew Up At the Microsoft Board Before Retiring
Windows is a security nightmare regardless of it's interface. Even windows 7 is a piece of crap from this point of view.
top Google Unveils 'Project Tango'
Just like my phone but with wireless, data, and GPS always on.
top Ask Slashdot: Are Linux Desktop Users More Pragmatic Now Or Is It Inertia?
What is wrong with fvwm95?
top HP Discontinue OpenVMS
Pretty sure. In the end they will support only Windows.
about a year and a half ago
top The FreeBSD Foundation Is Soliciting Project Proposals
- fix your filesystem when installing ports.
- if your installation program does not use good defaults for filesystems (out of inodes in 2012
:))) ) give the user the possibility to change defaults and document it.
I gave up on FreeBSD after I was not able to install it because out of inodes and not finding any documentation about how to format a partition during install with different parameters than default ones.
Last but not least:
PUT THE GOD DAMN DOCUMENTATION ON THE CD/COMPUTER. YOU CANNOT ACCESS DOCUMENTATION WITHOUT INTERNET.
top Ask Slashdot: Which Google Project Didn't Deserve To Die?
Which Google Project Deserves To Die?
top ARM Based Server Cluster Benchmarked
of course they forgot the power consumption. I bet they also used the winrar benchmark..
Intel is _the best_. If it's not, we change the benchmark.
top GNOME Aiming For Full Wayland Support by Spring 2014
If the car is not working, change the road
top Intel To Debut Limited-Run Ivy Bridge Processor
But you gotta wonder... "Limited", in what way ? Is it, you know, "special" ?
It will be this
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8086. They will just use the Ivy Bridge package :)