yeah - "hope for humanity"
hmmm, I think I run one now
"I'm not sure that the censorship claim stacks up. This is about classification systems."
"Classification systems" are an essential part of censorship. Indeed the examples he gives of "classification systems", movie and TV ratings, are age-based censorship systems.
"Conscience votes go to matters to do with life and death
I guess they're trying really hard "down under" to live up to the ideals of Orwell's Oceania.
Whatever route you take, at the end, make sure the students have actually automated some task, understand the value of it, and can do it again.
Give them some big piece of tedious work, and make sure they can write a little program to do it for them.
Better make sure they understand how to work iteratively and test their results too.
A society filled with regular office workers who can use a computer to automate their tasks will be much more productive, and consequently richer.
we get to measure our mileage (oh - "fuel economy" I suppose, since miles aren't involved) in, are you ready for it?
what brain-dead bureaucrat thought it'd be a good idea to flip the ratio and divide by a factor of a hundred ? I bet he got a bonus and a promotion for "stimulating the economy" since everyone had to hire an accountant to figure out what the hell that meant it terms they could understand.
I very much agree
Having a nice printed manual to leaf through can be one of the joys of a new game
I don't really know, the only games I play now are my childhood favourites on my SNES (yes, I still have it and it still works - though I do have to do the NES "cartridge-blow" trick from time to time) and I haven't bought a new name since Civ 3, so I'm not really in their target audience anyway
just "more than a few weeks ago"
seriously, shouldn't he have been tasered a few times, then beaten for good measure?
brilliant - I should RTFA that I referenced!
I will be completely surprised if this works on the PS3 slim.
I understood that one of the ways Sony cut the price and reduced the size for the slim was that they did not include the IBM hypervisor that made the whole thing possible.
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Without the hypervisor, its just not possible.
What this country needs is a dime that will buy a good five-cent bagel.