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FarmBot: an Open Source Automated Farming Machine

trevc Re:not true at all (133 comments)

Modern agribusiness is highly automated, which is why the proportion of the U.S. population engaged in farm work has declined from about 30% to about 2%, while food production has increased.

No, that is because it is now done by undocumented illegals.

about two weeks ago

The Cost of Caring For Elderly Nuclear Plants Expected To Rise

trevc Plant food? (249 comments)

So the cost of nuclear plant food is going up? How is it different from regular plant food and why do elderly plants eat more than young plants?

about two weeks ago

Ask Slashdot: Future-Proof Jobs?

trevc Prostitute? (509 comments)

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

about a month and a half 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 2 months 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 2 months ago

HP Unveils 'The Machine,' a New Computer Architecture

trevc webos? (257 comments)

Makes sense. webos was such a great success.

about 3 months 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 3 months ago

Prison Is For Dangerous Criminals, Not Hacktivists

trevc Learn from history (337 comments)

Send them all to Australia.

about 10 months ago

Red Hat Releases Ceylon Language 1.0.0

trevc Use? (159 comments)

Another language for intellectuals to study.

about 10 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 10 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 a year 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.

1 year,2 days

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.

1 year,3 days

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

1 year,18 days

Hacking Lightbulbs To Cause a Sustained Blackout

trevc Wow (115 comments)

Some people just need to get a life...

1 year,18 days

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.

1 year,25 days

Other Agencies Clamor For Data NSA Compiles

trevc Anybody else read that as (144 comments)

Ad Agencies Clamor For Data NSA Compiles

1 year,26 days


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