top Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Services
They will be immediately forced to hand over everything and be silent about it.
Until US laws are fixed AND respected, data going to a US Corporation can by definition not be safe.
top Earth's Oxygen History Could Explain "Darwin's Dilemma" In Evolution
Why are Paywalled papers still promoted on Slashdot?
top Why No Executive Order To Stop NSA Metadata Collection?
What in hell is funny about parent?
top Turing's Theory of Chemical Morphogenesis Validated 60 Years After His Death
Science should be readable by anyone.
Don't advertise the profiteers.
top Ask Slashdot: What Software Can You Not Live Without?
Actually when you start with a false premise your conclusion can be anything, it can even be true.
top Jolla Announces Sailfish OS 1.0
just to make that clear (it'snot very clear on the homepage) only parts of sailfishos are open source.
top Zynga Puts Random Stranger In Customer Support Role
Quite a creative reaction to a corporate screwup.
:-) about a year and a half ago
top New EU Rules Require ISPs, Telcos To Come Clean Within 24 Hours of Data Breaches
The NSA has government-mandated permission so their access doesn't fall under this law.
This is EU law we are talking about. Please substantiate your claim that the EU government has given the NSA permission.
You are absolutely right.
Your parent misses the obvious. about a year and a half ago
top Why We Need More Programming Languages
Why does everyone nowadays seem to think that WYSIWYG is an improvement over a simple descriptive readable language?
top Anonymous Releases 90,000 Military E-Mail Accounts
But most people in germany (i know from personal experience) ARE idiots. Why should it have been otherwise when Hitler was elected?
top Facebook Blocks KDE Photo App, Deletes Users' Pics
If the user is careless enough to use an app that spams without their permission, they deserve loosing their data and being banned.
top Linus' Other Gift to the World
You forgot one important point: Git is FAST. With larger Projects the other two sometimes take some time to think.
top Key Music Industry Lawyer Named EU Copyright Chief
don't try to be clever, it's corruption all the way up.
top Google Extends SSL To Developer-Facing APIs
https://slashdot.org/ just brings you back to http://slashdot.org./ Is it to hard to do, or does no one care here?
top Large Hadron Collider is a Time Machine?
the article claims the theory avoids paradox but in the same breath proposes that messages could be sent to the past...
top 17-Year-Old Wins Intel's $100K Science Prize
When i try to read more than the abstract, they want some kind of login.
Please next time spare us the teasing and ignore news without content.
top Crime Writer Makes a Killing With 99 Cent E-Books
no what you are talking about is usually called intellectual property, not socialism.
top Pocket Wars and Cores
those are not arm chips but mips-based x86 emulators.
top Tolkien Estate Censors the Word "Tolkien"
But you made no argument, as to why that "extreme" eg. not granting monopolies in a (supposedly) free market is a bad thing.