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Camels May Transmit New Middle Eastern Virus

uranus65 My First Thought... (163 comments)

...after Camel-toe of course was some sort of computer virus. I need to go to sleep..

about a year and a half ago

IBM's Watson Gets a Swear Filter After Learning the Urban Dictionary

uranus65 Re:Typical for a 2 year old (310 comments)

Yeah, they should make him sit with a bar of soap in his CD-ROM drive for a while.

about 2 years ago

Why Ultrabooks Are Falling Well Short of Intel's Targets

uranus65 One possible reason (513 comments)

I pay a moderate amount of attention to tech stuff. I subscribe to Wired and I check out Slashdot regularly. I've never heard of an Ultrabook.

more than 2 years ago

Do We Need a Longer School Year?

uranus65 Re:No (729 comments)

Forget school years, we need longer years. I'm tired of getting so old.

more than 2 years ago

X-37B Space Plane Marks One Year In Space

uranus65 Hey Air Force... (75 comments)

...Whatcha doin'?

more than 2 years ago

The Headaches of Cross-Platform Mobile Development

uranus65 Why don't... (197 comments)

...Google and Apple merge already and get it over with.

about 3 years ago

DARPA Chooses Leader For 100-Year Starship Project

uranus65 100 Years? (180 comments)

Shouldn't they be choosing a baby for this?

about 3 years ago

Tevatron To Shut Down At End of 2011

uranus65 I suggest looking at TFA (260 comments)

The woman who wrote it is freaking gorgeous and way smarter than me...which isn't saying much.

about 4 years ago

SatPhones — Why Can't They Make It Work?

uranus65 Re:Can't make a call from inside (337 comments)

A U.S. soldier recently, not the most recent, was awarded the Medal of Honor because his group was pinned down and he needed to call in help. He had to go out in the open to get a call through and knew he'd get the shit shot out of him. He did it anyway and got killed but I think the rest of his guys received help.

more than 4 years ago

UK Pressures the US To Takedown Extremist Videos

uranus65 Don't worry England (629 comments)

While we will allow al-awlaki to say what he wants, we also have targeted him for assassination.

more than 4 years ago

Fermilab Experiment Hints At Multiple Higgs Particles

uranus65 Re:More elementary particles than non-elementary (271 comments)

What is it about a particle that makes it have a particular charge? What is charge fundamentally? Are these known things or just stupid questions on my part? It seems to me if two particles can be different (positive or negative) then they must consist of something smaller that makes them that way.

more than 4 years ago

Apple Kills Google Voice Apps On the iPhone

uranus65 Re:Once again, Apple shows themselves to be Evil (541 comments)

Why on earth geeks continue to view Apple as a Good Company boggles my mind.

Loved Linux for years but also love ipod, itunes, garageband and imovie. Nothing on Linux comes close to these. Microsoft doesn't include a compiler.

more than 5 years ago

Presidential Inauguration Hardware and Other Challenges

uranus65 Re:911 (176 comments)

By embiggening the cellular infrastructure, they might be enabling potential bombers who otherwise might not be able to get their detonation call through.

about 6 years ago

Steve Jobs Takes Leave of Absence From Apple

uranus65 Re:On the upside... (429 comments)

Why not bring in Woz for a while ... as ballast?

about 6 years ago

AT&T Sidestepping Google, Eyes Symbian

uranus65 Are sex toys recession proof? (139 comments)

I thought Symbian was that sex toy that Howard Stern is always trying to get his "female" guests to try out...and I thought, good move, way to diversify AT&T.

more than 6 years ago


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