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Microsoft Confirms Xbox One's Phone Home Requirement, Game Resale Rules

trooper9 ...and people will buy it anyway. (581 comments)

They will buy them as fast as Microsoft can make them. No matter what Microsoft does, people will buy it. Look at Win8 for proof -- it's not selling well, but it's still selling. And both the XBox One and Win8 will be the only game in Microsoft Town soon enough.

about a year ago
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Hollywood Studios Fuming Over Indie Studio Deal With BitTorrent

trooper9 Obligatory Nelson... (187 comments)

Ha ha.

about a year ago
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Interview With Icculus on GNU/Linux Gaming

trooper9 Re:And the Linux naming experts strike again (74 comments)

It's all fine and dandy unless you want to add something fundamental and then a million angry server monkeys appear and throw poo. Unless the culture changes Linux will forever be relegated to server and appliance roles.

Beyond funny and spot on. Wish I had mod points.

about a year and a half ago
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Fisker Hybrids Get Bad Karma From Superstorm Sandy

trooper9 Re:Why does this matter? (414 comments)

If someone gets into high water? The water sucks enough, but then you catch on fire...

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Stands In the Way of a Truly Solar-Powered Airliner?

trooper9 Re:Gravity.... (590 comments)

yes.

about 2 years ago
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Astronomers Search For Dyson Spheres of Alien Civilizations

trooper9 Re:The Templeton Foundation (686 comments)

Damn. I wish I had mod points.

about 2 years ago
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Kepler Spots "Perfectly Aligned" Alien Worlds

trooper9 Re:Statistics anyone ? (73 comments)

Science by press release.

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: Is It Time For SyFy To Go Premium?

trooper9 Re:Probably Not (607 comments)

I've got a few more than 3 or 4 shows I like to watch, but I agree with the rest. I have no idea when the shows I watch are actually on, but all that is completely overshadowed by the pleasure of sitting down to find a new episode of Warehouse 13, Eureka, Haven, Good Eats, etc. sitting on the DVR.

more than 3 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: Is It Time For SyFy To Go Premium?

trooper9 Re:Probably Not (607 comments)

Totally agree. Well put, sir.

more than 3 years ago
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Moodle 1.9 For Second Language Teaching

trooper9 Re:Moodle lacks innovation. (50 comments)

What would you recommend to replace it? Seriously, my company uses Moodle for our CE needs and I've about had it with it. There hasn't been singular event to make me feel this way. It's been more of a "death by a thousand cuts" type of affair. But the price is right...

more than 3 years ago
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High Fructose Corn Syrup To Get a Makeover

trooper9 Re:What the hell? (646 comments)

Hell yeah! Coke and Dr. Pepper taste terrible now that corn syrup has been added in. I miss good Dr. Pepper.

more than 3 years ago
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Inertial Mass Separate From Gravitational Mass?

trooper9 Re:Sure, here you go (405 comments)

On his page it says something about "Longer-Duration Microgravity Environments produced by GCCs". I told all of you gcc sucks, even if it is just a little bit.

more than 4 years ago
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Nintendo and the Decline of Hardcore Gaming

trooper9 Re:And what exactly IS hardcore? (438 comments)

Hehe. That exact same thing happened to me.

I got so mad I tossed the wheel and had to go for a walk (it *does* fly well). Now when I crank up MK my kids come pat me on the shoulder and tell me "don't get mad, it's going to be OK". It's incredible that a game can get you that upset.

I hate blue shells.

more than 5 years ago
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How To Create More Jobs

trooper9 Well, crap. (368 comments)

I thought this was a cloning article.

more than 5 years ago
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AMD Banks On Flood of Stream Apps

trooper9 Re:blah blah blah (124 comments)

Mod parent up!

more than 5 years ago

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