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Find DARPA's Balloons, Win $40K

tdvaughan Re:One person? (252 comments)

Actually, the real challenge will be stopping people from placing fake balloons that look just like the real ones. It's what I would do if I really wanted to win the prize.

more than 4 years ago
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Unusual Physics Engine Game Ported To Linux

tdvaughan Re:It's Only $5 (117 comments)

Watch out what password you use when you register on their site - they send it back to you as plain text in an email. Sigh...

more than 5 years ago
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Defining an Indie Game Developer

tdvaughan Re:Its like music (99 comments)

Should an indepentendly produced and published game, released in January, that then gets picked up by a publisher in July, be exempt from any Indie awards for that year given in December?

Depends on when it was submitted to the award panel?

more than 5 years ago
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Google Labs Offers Table-Based Search Results

tdvaughan Re:Just goofing around (165 comments)

Memes is surprisingly accurate - and, hilariously, it also counts Ron Paul as one. Which, when you come to think about it...

more than 5 years ago
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Obamas Give Queen Elizabeth an iPod

tdvaughan Re:RIAA? (649 comments)

Hilariously, it's still illegal in the UK to copy a CD that you have legitimately bought on to iTunes.

more than 5 years ago
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Best FOSS Help Desk Software For Small Firms?

tdvaughan Re:What you REALLY NEED (321 comments)

Yeah, but you need the data to decide on a good response. Turns out that the best way to get data on support requests is through a ticket tracking system.

more than 5 years ago
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Japan Imposes "Fine On Fat"

tdvaughan What about sumo wrestling? (1271 comments)

I had the impression this sport was hugely popular over there (got that from reading Freakonomics). Will they make an exception for wrestlers?

more than 6 years ago

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