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Possible New Hominid Species Discovered, Thanks To Google Earth

vishbar Re:The final story (86 comments)

Or his mom. The cougar explanation is way hotter, though. I suppose both could be true, but...ew.

more than 4 years ago
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College To Save Money By Switching Email Font

vishbar Re:Ah (306 comments)

I'd think it would also be easier to carry around a small netbook than a huge stack of papers on a bus or plane.

more than 4 years ago
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BC Prof Suggests Young Children Need Less Formal Math, Not More

vishbar Re:most people arent wired for math (427 comments)

I see you were involved in his other study where children weren't taught punctuation or capitalization.

more than 4 years ago
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First Anti-Cancer Nanoparticle Trial On Humans a Success

vishbar Re:Targetting (260 comments)

If this effects cancer, then I'd say it probably shouldn't be used.

more than 4 years ago
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US Lawmakers Eyeing National ID Card

vishbar Re:And what's the problem here? (826 comments)

What?!?! We have the highest per capita healthcare costs in the world!. Yes, higher than Germany, UK, Canada, and all the other "socialist" European countries.

Geez, educate yourself before you make a comment. It bothers the hell out of me when I see one of my fellow countrymen spewing out utter nonsense about foreign healthcare.

more than 4 years ago
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iPad Will Beat Netbooks With "Magic"

vishbar Re:That Explains The Updated SDK (1010 comments)

What about when she wants to hook up her fancy new USB scanner? Or transfer some photos to her digital picture frame?

more than 4 years ago
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iPad Will Beat Netbooks With "Magic"

vishbar Re:That Explains The Updated SDK (1010 comments)

One major point for the traveling crowd: can I transfer the photos from my camera to the iPad and upload my photos to flickr?

more than 4 years ago
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iPad Will Beat Netbooks With "Magic"

vishbar Re:Hunters.. (1010 comments)

The average Joe/Jane also wants flash. How else can I get my Mafia Wars/Farmville/whatever fix?

more than 4 years ago
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DirectX 11 Coming To Browser Games

vishbar Re:Slashvertisment? (200 comments)

Does anyone remember Chrome? No, not Google's...Microsoft's. What's old is new again!

more than 4 years ago
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The Apple Paradox, Closed Culture & Free-Thinking Fans

vishbar Re:I'm off-duty (945 comments)

Carry on. No news here. Business as usual.

more than 4 years ago
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BlackBerry Outages Across North America

vishbar Re:Works for me (284 comments)

Same here. I got a flood of messages circa 3am EST

more than 4 years ago
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The 87 Lamest Moments In Tech, 2000-2009

vishbar Re:87 is the magical number. (328 comments)

Yeah, I was going to comment on that...Harry McCracken? Is that a joke? Or is the next list going to be written by Phil McGroin?

more than 4 years ago
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The 87 Lamest Moments In Tech, 2000-2009

vishbar Re:Mail Googles (328 comments)

The author misses hearing from his ex girlfriend.

more than 4 years ago
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US Congressman Announces Plans To Probe Wikileaks

vishbar Re:"Raises security issues"? (311 comments)

3: require all men to own and carry a firearm in public.
4: require all women to own and carry a firearm in public (this will also reduce the rate of sexual assault).

Ooookay.

But hey, I am just one of those dirty freedom loving liberals.

Except for the freedom not to carry a firearm, I guess.

more than 4 years ago
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Patent Issued For Podcasting

vishbar Re:My patent (150 comments)

jimbobborg, apparently.

more than 4 years ago
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Intel Says Brain Implants Could Control Computers By 2020

vishbar Re:Let me know when... (314 comments)

They let you post on Slashdot, Hans?

more than 4 years ago

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