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Comment PROGRESS BARS!!!! (Score 5, Interesting) 461

My biggest gripe with Apple and Microsoft right now is the lack of progress bars throughout the OS. For example, when Windows 10 boots the first time it goes through all this "Let's get started..." "Just setting up a few things..." etc. But you literally have no idea how long it is going to be before you use the computer, and on a tablet device it can be quite some time. I feel like this is a huge UI miss. One step forward, two steps back.

Comment Re:Odd choice (Score 1) 337

I use a Surface Pro 3 as my workstation. It's fantastic. I take it to meetings, dock it when I am in my office, etc. But I have to tell you it. It sucks as a travel device. It sucks because the battery only lasts about 3 hours. I am constantly hunting for a place to plug in. That's why I still travel with my iPad. 10 hours of battery is a wonderful thing when traveling.

Submission + - Old School Arcade Cabinet Build (

MikeDataLink writes: I've been dreaming for a decade about building an old school arcade cabinet using MAME. I finally got around to starting the project and produced the first video How to build an Arcade Cabinet: Part 1. This build will be a fully modernized arcade cabinet with all of the old school touches including Happ controls and a real life working coin door. Thought you guys might enjoy following along. Its brought back so many childhood memories for me!

Comment Re:Creationist / Evolutionists telling same story (Score 2) 1007

OK. Except you left out a bunch and kinda reworded to fit your model.

In the real story, God created light, then 4 days later created the stars and our sun. Oops.
Plants were made on the third day, before there was sunlight to support them.
And yep, animals were created before plants in the bible. Exactly the opposite of what happened. What did all those herbivores eat? Remember, according to creationists all life were herbivores till after the flood. Oops.

The list of mistakes is a mile long.

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