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+ - ReactOS on Kickstarter->

Submitted by acjohnson
acjohnson writes: According to the website:
"ReactOS finally launched a Kickstarter campaign ! We need your help to gather enough backers and successfully fund the project in order to directly support ReactOS development.

Read more about it here or directly on Kickstater"

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Comment: Re:Use of Stack Overflow != Bad Documentation (Score 1) 418

I agree completely. MSDN and other API references are just that: references. They are for looking something up when you already know enough about what you're doing. IE: I know how to use a Map in C++, so I look up the equivalent in C# and then look at the MSDN documentation for Dictionary and see the name of the various methods it implements. I don't want to read an entire tutorial on using C# Dictionaries just to learn the API.

Comment: Re:About .. eh.... time? (Score 5, Informative) 140

by Pathogen David (#42173977) Attached to: Valve Officially Launches TV-Friendly Steam Big Picture Mode
It is basically a 10 foot UI for Steam that is Xbox controller friendly. It's been in beta for a while, you can activate it by clicking the shiny button at the top of your Steam window. (If you have a custom Steam theme, you may have to disable it to see the button. If you don't have access to Steam right now and just want to know what it looks like here are screenshots of the start menu and the games library

The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved. -- C.N. Parkinson