I think some ultimate Dance Dance Revolution would make an interesting olymic event. Singles and in groups.
How about this idea:
Microsoft wants more developers using thier tools. They are having a problem getting experienced ones onto thier platform, so they are now training inexperienced ones the Microsoft way.
I talked to a primary teacher this Thanksgiving (IIRC, 6th grade) about chromebooks in her class.. She loves it, kids do thier stuff in Google Docs can turn it in electronically, etc. Reports are done as presentations, so in part it is reducing a lot of paper...
Though I wonder what the long term cost for society will be. Possible dependency on on-line services?
You seem to have some sort of mental illness, comrade, the Department of Love will be by soon to correct you illness.
What they could have done though is make the shell unique... like maybe trying out a dempled shall ala mythbusters
No 3d printing for such experimentation is aprobbaly a best use for the method.
This, Just 'categories'?? really? How about a level or two of additional sub-categories, so when people are looking for say a graphics program they could go to productivity->graphics->cad..
My mates and I had to wire the core logic for each operation using barbed wire and hand tooled relays that we had to build in metal shop. I'll tell you, laddie, we smashed many a finger just to resolve 2 + 2 = 5 - but back then it was close enough.
Trade in a real computer for "store credit" towards an overpriced model of a POS tablet no one wants...
Something before the macrovision chip with 4+ heads... Though Im not sure if the heads affect playback...
(Beyond rthe base install which includes GIMP, Firefox and LibreOffice)
- A desktop environment that actuially is usable
- Apache, PHP, MySQL, Aptana, PHPMyAdmin
- Xine and whatever I need to play DVDs
- Adobe Reader
- Printer Drivers
- Synaptic Package Manager
Your TV prviledges are revoked, go to your room!