Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - 6 month subscription of Pandora One at 46% off. ×

Comment No product (Score 1) 198

HP hasn't had interesting product in living memory. The closest they came was buying WebOS and making a tablet, but they couldn't even follow through on that one. I'm not sure there was a future in that anyway, but at least if they'd followed through it would be something to move forward with.

Comment Re:Stupid monkeys with their stupid wrist watches (Score 1) 291

The problem is the earth is not consistent. Various factors make the length of a day keep changing by tiny amounts. Now I suppose you could redefine the second continually, but that would be much worse chaos for all the clocks in the world, and it would be chaos for scientists who like to make absolute statements with unchanging measurement units.

"You can't get very far in this world without your dossier being there first." -- Arthur Miller