There is a great movie that came out in 2006 called "The Lives of Others" that provides an account of the practices of the Stasi. It may not have been completely accurate, but its nevertheless a good insight into what it was like and a great movie overall.
The problem is UX designers that need something to do. Stop trying to change everything.
And be blunt about it, like this: http://www.albinoblacksheep.co...
You think we'll still be doing this when we're 60?
You're posting this comment on a site that was once called "Chips and Dips".
It seems every article that mentions OS/2 makes mention of how entrenched it is in ATMs...
There is also a restaurant up the street from me that has the best burgers in town.
You might be surprised what could happen as far as motivation to build new technologies if the general public saw a real picture of some distant world with bluish waters, brown and green continents and pearly white clouds.
Am I the only one here who's programmed that beast? Assembly language; Fortran had just been invented. Might fit one into a current Walmart, might not. I recall during our training (LA) we heard of another computer in the city! Had to go talk to those guys across town.
Still cranking out code, at 84.
Whoever you are, Slashdot should interview you about your experiences.
Now if we can only determine the connection between Zuckerberg and Verizon, we can blow this CryptoLocker thing wide open.
Its amazing that this is the only comment that mentioned Verizon math. Maybe I'm not on the right site. This is Slashdot correct?
Garage fires aren't a very common topic on Slashdot.
Don't they already put that warning on the box?
With more than 1366x768 resolution. Fuck laptops suck.
I don't want an I7 to get the pixels. I'm not playing games. I just want text to look nice while I'm coding.
You are clearly Apple's target market. They should listen to you.
Given recent events, you'd be lucky if you even had a chance to open your mouth.
Happy Birthday and exactly, I am also related to someone whose birthday is tomorrow, which is how I also remember it. Its amazing how with so much information at people's fingertips that they keep eroding facts.
Tomorrow is also the 30th anniversary of Richard Stallman announcing the FSF/GNU initiative.