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Comment Re:Here is a thought (Score 4, Insightful) 69

You're posting on /. - how could you possibly not see the irony in a post like this?

Slashdot - Geeks sitting inside on computers telling kids to go play outside!


But more to the point on topic - kids are going to play video games, no matter how hard we shake our canes or yell at them to play on our lawns. I would rather kids have the option of playing a LEGO based MMO than, say, a GTA based MMO.


Submission + - Top tech tips for working from home

Moore Law writes: Friday was national 'work from home' day in the UK and marked the occasion by banishing the entire editorial team from the office — making do with home broadband connections and/or wi-fi at the local Starbucks. WFH — as it's known — is more than just a chance to skive at home — according to this columnist, it's also "one way to help cut carbon emissions". But this brave new world of work is not without pitfalls and misconceptions — "working from home, so goes the joke, begins with BBC Breakfast News and ends with The Simpsons... taking in Bargain Hunt, a pub lunch and an afternoon nap along the way"... But there are also plenty of practical matters to consider — as these 10 top tips show.

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