Former iTunes Engineer Tells Court He Worked To Block Competitors
Cygwin is explicity not a Linux emulator.
It's a POSIX compatibility layer --- a posix-compatible shell, GNU coreutils, and a dll that implements the POSIX C interface.
Oracle Hasn't Killed Java -- But There's Still Time
Every object in Java is a nullable reference type:
Object o = null;
There, I nulled it.
Linus Torvalds: "GCC 4.9.0 Seems To Be Terminally Broken"
That's because that program is expressly permitted by both the C and C++ standards, and unreachable code is any many cases not indicative of a bug (especially in C++).
Amazon Dispute Now Making Movies Harder To Order
Charles de Gaulle, or Asterix?
Harvard: Journals Too Expensive, Switch To Open Access
Academic journal editors are professors themselves, just like the reviewers.
Antibiotics Are Useless In Treating Most Sinus Infections
Why do you say that showing the test statistics is a bad thing? Looking at the confidence intervals tells you immediately whether the null hypothesis was accepted or rejected, and gives you a (fuzzy) idea of by how much.
Ask Slashdot: Setting Up Wireless Voting For Students?
Give each student a poker chip, and have them write their name on it. When it comes time to vote, have each student place their chip in a pile for yes, no, or abstention. Weight each pile, and you will know how many people voted for each.