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Robotic Suit Gives Shipyard Workers Super Strength

trailerparkcassanova In Korea... (125 comments)

lifting 30 kilos is considered superhuman.

about two weeks ago
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US Army To Transport American Ebola Victim To Atlanta Hospital From Liberia

trailerparkcassanova Re-read your first paragraph... (409 comments)

The aircraft was specially outfitted for this type of scenario. You can't compare this to a scheduled flight on a commercial airliner.

about three weeks ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Would It Take For You To Buy a Smartwatch?

trailerparkcassanova I wear an automatic wristwatch (427 comments)

I wouldn't replace it with a smartwatch. I wouldn't even replace it with a quartz watch. I wear 3 silver Navajo bracelets on my opposite wrist so there's no place left for a smart wristwatch.

about 2 months ago
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First Movie of an Entire Brain's Neuronal Activity

trailerparkcassanova If it were my brain... (44 comments)

it would be a one-reeler.

about 2 months ago
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Chinese-Built Cars Are Coming To the US Next Year

trailerparkcassanova Are they repairable? (431 comments)

Or do you just throw them away when they break?

about 2 months ago
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Driverless Cars Could Cripple Law Enforcement Budgets

trailerparkcassanova U.S. Highway Patrol? (626 comments)

What the hell is that? There's no such thing.

about 3 months ago
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FBI: $10,000 Reward For Info On Anyone Who Points a Laser At an Aircraft

trailerparkcassanova I'll be rich!!! (445 comments)

1. Have some sucker point a laser at a plane. 2. Turn them in 3. Profit!!!

about 6 months ago
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EU Secretly Plans To Put a Back Door In Every Car By 2020

trailerparkcassanova If it's secret... (364 comments)

why do we know about it?

about 7 months ago
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Facebook Mocks 'Infection' Study, Predicts Princeton's Demise

trailerparkcassanova By 2021... (193 comments)

Facebook will be a Somalian-owned brand of cheap electronics.

about 7 months ago
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First 3D Printed Liver Expected In 2014

trailerparkcassanova Useless... (67 comments)

without 3D-printed onions.

about 8 months ago
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EV Owner Arrested Over 5 Cents Worth of Electricity From School's Outlet

trailerparkcassanova First a nickel... (1010 comments)

then a dime. Pretty soon you're talking about real money!!!

about 9 months ago
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Musk Lashes Back Over Tesla Fire Controversy

trailerparkcassanova You may have heard this, Elon... (487 comments)

but here it is anyway: don't start an argument with a man who buys ink by the barrel.

about 9 months ago
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Why Are Japanese Men Refusing To Leave Their Rooms?

trailerparkcassanova You answered the question (770 comments)

It's because Japanese homes don't have basements .

about a year ago
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Ask Slashdot: Exploiting 'Engineering And ...' On a Resume?

trailerparkcassanova defense contractor (207 comments)

Boeing, Honeywell, Raytheon, etc. would all be interested in you.

about a year ago
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Chinese Media Calls For Boycott of Cisco

trailerparkcassanova The real reason... (216 comments)

The Chinese have successfully copied Cisco's HW so there's no reason to buy the genuine product.

about a year ago
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Sagita Displays Hot Air Powered Helicopter

trailerparkcassanova Turboshaft? (73 comments)

It's like a turboshaft with a free power turbine?

about a year ago
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Pinholes and Plastic Wrap Make Solid Walls "Transparent" To Sound

trailerparkcassanova Big deal... (127 comments)

My apartment has had walls that transmit sound since it was built in the 1950s.

about a year ago
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FAA Wants All Aircraft Flying On Unleaded Fuel By 2018

trailerparkcassanova Re:Thanks Slashdot. (366 comments)

100LL is lower lead relative to what it replaced, 100/130. It still has too much lead for a car engine. Your plugs will lead foul very quickly even with Alcor TCP (lead scavenging additive) added to the fuel. Go ahead and try it but don't fill the tank.

about a year ago

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