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Comment Re:Not all that uncommon in reality (Score 1) 217

Not every country is America though, broadband in India is defined as 512 kbps and higher speed plans (max commonly available is 16mbps) top out at 80-160 GB I imagine many countries outside of US and Europe have slow and restricted internet, and having full disk based games would be awesome for them

Comment Now, combine it with the /. error rate (Score 5, Funny) 200

A /. article mentions that Wikipedia has an error in 90% of medical articles
Now, keep in mind that /. itself has an error in x% of news items posted here
So, the actual error rate of Wikipedia medical articles should be (1-x/100)*90 % shouldnt it?
Assuming it is actually 90% would lead to the conclusion that /. has a 0% error rate...

Submission Microsoft Windows 8 Appfest in Bangalore creates world record-> 1

An anonymous reader writes: Speaking from the Windows Appfest, Jon DeVaan, Corporate Vice President, Windows Development, Microsoft said, "Developers are at the center of Microsoft's success. And India is home to some of the world's most talented developers. We are focused on enabling developers to succeed as they build the next generation of apps. I can't wait to see some of these apps being built at the Windows Appfest."

More than 2500 developers attended, with 800 applications being developed successfully and 300 accepted into the app store

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