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Groove Basin: Quest For the Ultimate Music Player

soupbowl Re:Really? (87 comments)

I am the same as you.

about 3 months ago
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Not Just a Cleanup Any More: LibreSSL Project Announced

soupbowl Re:Or.. (360 comments)

I think they way they are doing it is the right way. Get the core of openssl cleaned up toss everything else and rebuild. openbsd only is not a permanent thing.

about 3 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: Suggestions For a Simple Media Server?

soupbowl Re: UMS (420 comments)

I often have 2x 1080p videos streaming over my smb neywork without issue. I have for years. your hardware just is not up to the task. also dlna is crap.

about 6 months ago
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Overstock.com Plans To Accept Bitcoin

soupbowl Re:Guesses as to end effect? (202 comments)

Exactly. Bitcoin is to unstable to be worth looking at.

about 7 months ago
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Researcher Allows Sand Flea To Grow Inside Her Foot To Study It

soupbowl Re:Awful (63 comments)

I did not care about this article until I seen the link you posted... Those are some mean bugs.

about 9 months ago
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Windows 8.1 RTM Trickling Out, With Start Menu and Boot-to-Desktop

soupbowl 8.1 is not as bad as 8 (496 comments)

Been using the 8.1 preview for awhile and it sucks, but its far better than 8. The mix of settings between metro and windows is such a nightmare.

about a year ago
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Creator of xkcd Reveals Secret Back-story of His Epic, 3,099-Panel 'Time' Comic

soupbowl Re:Please... (187 comments)

Yeah I been wondering what all this talk of 'Time' is and why anyone cares enough about a web comic to slashdot it.

about a year ago
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Creator of xkcd Reveals Secret Back-story of His Epic, 3,099-Panel 'Time' Comic

soupbowl Re: xkcd is overrated (187 comments)

lol fanfic.... Post some links tough guy.

about a year ago
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Door-To-Door Mail Delivery To End Under New Plan

soupbowl Re:How about .. (867 comments)

It amazes me that so few Americans realize this.

1 year,3 days
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Door-To-Door Mail Delivery To End Under New Plan

soupbowl Re: Common in Canada (867 comments)

mid/north BC. Most mail is delivered to the door.

1 year,3 days
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FLAC Gets First Update In 6 Years

soupbowl Flac (197 comments)

I been using flac for all my music collection about 5 years now. Also have had an mp3 player that has supported it for 3-4 years now.

about a year ago
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What Keeps You On (or Off) Windows in 2013?

soupbowl Re:It works (1215 comments)

He loved the idea of it, but hated how terrible it was for what he needed. Not shocking, its the reason no one uses linux.

about a year ago
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Can the Wii U Survive Against the PS4 and Xbox One?

soupbowl Re:The market is speaking ... (335 comments)

This is exactly why I brought my wii u back after 1 day. I could not believe the fail.

about a year ago
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Intel's Linux OpenGL Driver Faster Than Apple's OS X Driver

soupbowl Intel GPUs suck, who cares. (252 comments)

Wow, the worst GPU sold on the market has slightly faster performance on a platform no one uses... yay?

about a year ago
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Google Drops XMPP Support

soupbowl IRC (416 comments)

I was using gtalk until about 5 months ago. Started hosting my own IRC server and my friends and family have all been using it. Its been great, only issue is windows clients are not the best and file sharing has been a pain.

about a year ago
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Windows Blue Is Officially Windows 8.1, Free For Existing Users

soupbowl Re:Wohoo! Windows blew (491 comments)

What was it a first gen. DirectX 7.0 Radeon? I have had no problems using ATI cards for the last few years and I am a gamer.

about a year ago
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LLVM Clang Compiler Now C++11 Feature Complete

soupbowl Re:Thank you, Apple! (291 comments)

Very true, BSD has a lot to thank GCC and the GNU project for. And not just BSD. It doesn't really matter which UNIX flavor you install today, most of them include or optionally provide the GNU userland.

GNU and linux can thank the BSDs for many things also. Not much of a point.

about a year ago

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