The Cult of Elon Musk Shines With Steve Jobs' Aura
I was always under the impression that the movie version of Tony Stark was based on Larry Ellison. Since when did Elon Musk become Iron Man?
I think next winter will be:
Winter is a myth invented by right wing extremists.
Ask Slashdot: What Are the Strangest Features of Various Programming Languages?
False and True are variables and you can assign one to the other.
False = True
Not that anyone sane would do this in real code, but the thought is still scary.
The History of the CompSci Degree
Especially with the fresh grad hires with BSCS degrees, there seems to be more BS than CS.
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The Space Shuttle Discovery's Last Mile (Video)
Searched for "come out of the closet" comments. Disappointed to find out that it was "closest".
Jerry Yang Resigns From Yahoo
Last time I did that, I thought to myself: "God. I can't wait to talk about this on Twitter."
Raspberry Pi $25 Linux Computer Now In Production (Video)
And here's his apology from his own site.
IBM Watson To Battle Patent Trolls
Google should get Watson to compete with Apple's Siri.
Dell's Misleading Graphics Card Buying Advice
Maybe they're comparing what an LCD screen looks like when you turn the flash on or off on your camera.
Faster Algorithm for Sphere Packing Discovered
But are they the best animal packers in the world? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pApuzdUo-I
The Physics of Jump Rope
This is a better jump rope model:
Firefox 8.0 Beta Available
I think you should stop caring about version numbers. They are just numbers after all. I personally prefer having small updates on something like a weekly basis allowing yourself to slowly accept changes rather than having large releases every couple of months and have a paradigm shift shoved down your throat.
Microsoft Previews Compiler-as-a-Service Software
It's going to have a GUI?
Facebook To Put Off IPO Until Late 2012
Not a surprise at all.
The title *is* the article. The words in the body are nothing new.
Linux Kernel Moves To Github
There's this little project called Firefox that uses Mercurial. You might have heard of them.
South Korean Scientists Create Glowing Dog
Thank you. I change my mind. It's not a waste of science after all.
I Name My Servers After:
Congratulations, you've made a new category.
- US Representative