Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook


Forgot your password?

Comment: Re:Just post it on Slashdot (Score 3, Insightful) 381

by yincrash (#45896693) Attached to: Ask Slashdot: How To Protect Your Passwords From Amnesia?
The problem with this (along with other plans), is that if you get amnesia and forget your password, there may be the chance that you forget where you stored your password as well. So, to be a good plan, it has to involve you either stumbling on to it quickly, or having someone / something tell you it once they get news that you have amnesia.

Comment: star trek had two types of shields (Score 5, Informative) 193

by yincrash (#44131725) Attached to: Scientists Work To Produce 'Star Trek' Deflector Shields
deflector shields (which was emitted by the deflector dish) which were low powered and meant to deflect small particles and radiation, and defensive shields which were to protect against weapons and were emitted by various shield emitters on the hull. The summary really badly conflates the two.

One good suit is worth a thousand resumes.