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Comment Re:Remember, not illegal! (Score 2) 165

I always wonder who these folks are that want to jailbreak for purposes other than unlocking.

I can't speak for anyone else, but I would jb for two major reasons.

  • 1. BiteSMS - Ability to send/receive SMS within another application. Not having iOS exit my current application in order to just read an incoming messages makes me wonder why this isn't a part of the core OS yet.
  • 2. 3G Unrestrictor - It is nice to be able to download or use various applications without having to be near a WiFi spot.

Comment Wii Emulator (Score 1) 310

I'm surprised no one has mentioned Dolphin, the Wii Emulator for PC ( http://www.dolphin-emu.com/ ) which allows for users to play games at higher resolutions (720p/1080p) . Most games look jaw droppingly amazing using the textures already available on Wii discs. I wouldn't mind the successor to the Wii having tighter controls and HD games.

Comment Re:Dupe, (Score 1) 417

I think the problem is not just higher production costs, but that the games themselves cannot take advantage of having 3 or more GPUs. The diminishing returns of having more than 1 GPU fall off harshly after adding the 2nd GPU.

So true... unfortunately the e-peen potential is limitless.

Media

Submission + - NFL tries to stop widescreen S**** B*** viewing

tfm55x writes: CNN / Sports Illustrated has an article that describes how the NFL is attempting to put a halt to a church's planned S**** B*** party because the church plans to use a projector to display the game on a large screen and "..the NFL objected to the church's plans to use a projector to show the game, saying the law limits it to one TV no bigger than 55 inches." I'm surprised to see the word 'law' used in this context.

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