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Comment: Re:Climate Change on Slashdot? Bring on the fun! (Score 1) 389

by OakDragon (#47422087) Attached to: Blueprints For Taming the Climate Crisis

However, more interesting is the idea that every new car sold in America will be electric. For that to happen, it would mean electric cars are cost competitive with gasoline cars. I can't see from the paper why they think it will happen within that timeframe.

Nope. Obama just issues an executive order, Congress sits on its hands, and John Roberts declares it a "tax", and we're done!

+ - YouTube issuing "report cards" on carriers' streaming speeds

Submitted by OakDragon
OakDragon (885217) writes "In the shadow of the "Net Neutrality" debate, Google's YouTube has created a service to report on your carrier's usage and speed, summarizing the data in a "Lower/Standard/High Definition" graph. You may see the service offered when a video buffers or stutters. A message could display under the video asking "Experiencing interruptions? Find out why." Find your own provider's grade here."

...this is an awesome sight. The entire rebel resistance buried under six million hardbound copies of "The Naked Lunch." - The Firesign Theater