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Ask Slashdot: Future-Proof Jobs?

trevc Prostitute? (509 comments)

The world's oldest profession and likely to remain that way

about two weeks ago

'Rosetta Flash' Attack Leverages JSONP Callbacks To Steal Credentials

trevc Steve Jobs was right (68 comments)

Steve Jobs was right when he said no Flash and took a lot of criticism for that.

about three weeks ago

X Window System Turns 30 Years Old

trevc MIPS Computer Systems (204 comments)

In the late 80's I was working at MIPS Computer systems and we ran X first on some NCD X-terminals (MIPS processor powered) and then on MIPS own workstations. Pre Motif, TWM I think.

about a month and a half ago

HP Unveils 'The Machine,' a New Computer Architecture

trevc webos? (257 comments)

Makes sense. webos was such a great success.

about 1 month ago

With the Surface Pro, Microsoft Is Trying To Recreate the PC Market

trevc Too Expensive (379 comments)

I just looked at the pre-order page. These are just too expensive and the keyboard is an add on even at these prices. Make the 128GB model $649 and they might sell some.

about 2 months ago

Prison Is For Dangerous Criminals, Not Hacktivists

trevc Learn from history (337 comments)

Send them all to Australia.

about 9 months ago

Red Hat Releases Ceylon Language 1.0.0

trevc Use? (159 comments)

Another language for intellectuals to study.

about 9 months ago

IZON IP Cameras Riddled With Security Flaws

trevc On the one hand, NSA said do this.......... (55 comments)

So the NSA forces them to put in a back door then the FTC fines them for putting in a back door. No wonder nobody wants to do do business in this country anymore.

about 9 months ago

Engineers Aim To Make Cleaner-Burning Cookstoves For Developing World

trevc Money and resource waste (147 comments)

We already have too many people on this planet. Stop investing money and resources into stupid projects like these. Let nature take it's course.

about 10 months ago

Tor Usage More Than Doubles In August

trevc Re:In need of more relays (186 comments)

So you don't think the NSA knows how to do man-in-the-middle https attacks? So naive. There is no where to hide.

about a year ago

Samsung's Smart Watch Coming September 4th, Without Flexible OLED Screen

trevc Re:The future is client wearables. (89 comments)

Sold my Pebble. Didn't deliver what was promised, at least on iOS.

about a year ago

Illuminating Window-Less Houses With a Plastic Bottle

trevc Patented? (240 comments)

I am sure somebody will manage to get the patent and then sue his ass into total poverty

about a year ago

Hacking Lightbulbs To Cause a Sustained Blackout

trevc Wow (115 comments)

Some people just need to get a life...

about a year ago

Using Zillow's Creative Commons Neighborhood Boundary Data For the U.S.

trevc Re:What is a "neighborhood" (32 comments)

Boundaries as defined by the local gangs tagging.

about a year ago

Other Agencies Clamor For Data NSA Compiles

trevc Anybody else read that as (144 comments)

Ad Agencies Clamor For Data NSA Compiles

about a year ago

New Doctor Who Actor To Be Revealed This Sunday

trevc I grew up (249 comments)

therefore I do not watch Doctor Who anymore.

about a year ago

SF Airport Officials Make Citizen Arrests of Internet Rideshare Drivers

trevc Re:Dispute - not often at all (510 comments)

Yep, save the obese people, screw the light ones.

1 year,10 hours


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