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Submission + - A comment moderation system that needs help

wassomeyob writes: The Canadian CBC news website has closed the comment sections on any stories related to indigenous peoples due to the inordinate numbers of comments that fail to meet their submission guidelines. The closure is expected to be temporary until the CBC completes its review of their moderation system. Read: http://www.cbc.ca/newsblogs/co...
Maybe a slashdot-style system would help?

Comment Pascal Changed my life (Score 2) 134

I could show this article to my wife and truthfully say "we would not have met and had offspring if it weren't for this computer programming language you've never heard of". My first real job that eventually led to a career and a move to this city was because I had done work in school on a parser for Pascal, ended up programming on an HP1000 mini (RTE-XL), meeting her, getting married etc etc. Then I think, 'heh, never mind'. Very nostalic; glad to see it's out there. Thanks, Pascal.

Submission + - Now here's a trailer for a trailer (io9.com)

wassomeyob writes: In the wake of the frenzy over the latest Star Wars trailer, we have this: a peek at the trailer for the upcoming trailer for the new Terminator movie. With frame-by-frame analysis to come, I'm sure.

Submission + - Gangnam Style surpasses Youtube's 32-bit view counter 1

neoritter writes: The Korean pop star PSY's viral music video "Gangnam Style" has reached the limit of Youtube's view counter. According to Youtube's Google+ account, "We never thought a video would be watched in numbers greater than a 32-bit integer (=2,147,483,647 views), but that was before we met PSY. "Gangnam Style" has been viewed so many times we had to upgrade to a 64-bit integer (9,223,372,036,854,775,808)!"

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