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I read a thread on reddit where people were playing it on the rift and basically the entire UI, computer terminals etc were unusable. Also those cinematic bits where the game moves your vision around is really disorientating within the rift. Add to that a couple of bugs that require the unit to be recalibrated a couple of time an hour and you have enough reasons to axe it.
Rift support was probably one of those "nice to have" things but meant more work so it was simpler just to drop support.
The big problem with fusion is making it produce more energy than you put in, and most of the science points to it just having to be done on a bigger scale than we have done so so far. Of course building big has it's own issues and considering the paperwork issues just to get ITER started shows the problem many governments have working together on a project of that scale.
Well then, I guess the decision to be uneducated and ignorant will serve them well <snip>
Yup serves them right for choosing to be born into abject poverty without access to schools, sanitation or even clean drinking water. Bet they won't do that again! </sarcasm>
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1 voip desk phone
1 nvidia shield
3 handheld consoles
so 18 and that isn't counting the arduinos kits, ouya that died or the two laptops I'm fixing for a friend. When a few people come over that generally bumps up the phone, tablet, handheld and sometimes even laptop count
The first the number pad stopped working after a mate spilt a glass of lemon and vodka into it and didn't tell me and when i pulled it apart to clean it since the keys where sticky, the trace came off attached to the spacer.
The second died when I spilled diet coke in it, but I did the right thing, took it apart, washed it with distilled water, then dried it with a hair dryer melting the keys >. Had the current one for a number of years, I would replace it if I could find a natural keyboard with mechanical keys but I am yet to find one. (If you know of one with the same form factor that has mechanical keys I will give you internet hugs, but a comfort curve isn't enough sorry.)
As expected, the new design looks pretty much identical to Apple’s Lightning connector — a proprietary standard which is also reversible and appears on the latest iPhones and iPads.
The new USB 3.1 Type-C is similar in size to the current Micro USB design used to charge most small gadgets and will break computability with current ports.
The designs are not expected to be finalized until July and it will take many months more before manufacturers start to introduce the new Type-C to their products.
This latest update to the most widely accepted connector in the tech world will offer increased bandwidths of up to 10Gbps but for most of the clearest advantage will never having to fiddle with getting our USB plugs the right way round."
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When I clicked on the tweet that offered a photo gallery of Bishop, the 'Family Annihilator,' some studio-lit photos of this gallery-quality clay bust were far beyond the everyday mug shots I'd expected.
"Am I'm picking out which glasses my character in GTA will wear?" I thought as I looked at artist Karen Taylor's masterful 3D rendering of Bishop. Bishop is a man who has been a fugitive for almost 40 years (he's 77 now, and Taylor age-processed him to look that old) after allegedly killing his mother, his wife, and their three sons in Bethesda, Md. Bishop, a former Foreign Service officer for the State Department, is described by the FBI as "highly intelligent," and investigators on his case believe he could be hiding in plain sight."
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As someone who has taken the challenge and lost (finished but took me 40 minutes instead) it can be described as a once in the life time experience, and I mean that in a good way. At that level you no longer feel chilli heat. Your mouth and tongue tell you that it is temperature heat and that you are hurting yourself. You blow on it, you try and cool it down only to check it with the back of your hand to realise that it is pretty cold after 10 minutes. However I have never tasted a more flavoursome burger, I could taste all the spices, all the different flavours, I could taste the sweetness of the bhuts but I couldn't tasty any chilli heat.
Cons however were that my face did go numb and my hands shook, and pretty much the next two days I lived on the toilet.
How bad was it? It burnt to pee