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Submission + - SpaceX Releases Amazing Video of Falcon Rocket's Splashdown (

cowdung writes: In spite of Elon Musk's characterization of the landing as a KABOOM event. Judging by this video SpaceX has managed to land the first stage rocket booster nicely on the ocean after their Orbcomm launch on July 14th.

It seems we're one step closer to a landing on dry land. Both this and the previous landing seem to have gone well.


Submission + - Best Computer Science subfield to specialize in?

cowdung writes: I've been in the field for over 10 years now and feel that I must get a Master's degree specializing in some aspect of Computer Science that is well developed and has promise for the future. Some ideas of future specializations could be: Computer Vision, AI, robotics, ???. I want to be able to do something that requires profound academic knowledge and sets me apart from others. Any ideas?

Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage. -- Lazarus Long