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Comment Re:No antibiotics for me (Score 1) 260

The man who has lost half of his teeth is 60 or something years old and in modern society rare are the people that don't lose teeth at all most of them get braces with new artificial teeth. Well the children that live will pass on the genes that helped them live and thus improve the generations to come. Their live span is also shortened by interaction with other animals and not only by lack of proper medical intervention.

Comment They think that's "Hardcore"? (Score 0, Troll) 284

Last time I checked, "hardcore" didn't mean "plays games a lot"; it means that you don't spend all of your money on "pet games" and "style-games" and "generic sports games" and instead spend it on games that are, as the hardcores call them, "good". "Good" games include things like Smash Bros., Bio Shock, Metroid, Metal Gear Solid, The Legend of Zelda (especially Ocarina of Time and Twilight Princess), and other games that require a lot of skill and time. Just because girls play a certain online game more than males means they're more "hardcore"? Did they take the "genre" of the game into account? No? Then how the crap does this pass as being scientific?

Comment Re:Does it have Adblock? (Score 0) 274

Firefox is a massive resource hog. With more tha 2 tabs open for a while, it will consume vast amounts of memory.

Opera is a breath of fresh air. 10.10 is rock solid and fast, 10.50 is (currently) unstable, but faster than anything around, including the previous king, Chrome, and Opera have already said there is still more gains to be had and planty of debug to remove.

Comment Hooray! Now we can CrowdSource Asteroid mitigation (Score 2, Insightful) 84

http://slashdot.org/comments.pl?sid=1485682&cid=30513270&art_pos=6

I wish that someone would make a game of this... where you need to send up a vehicle, bump and asteroid and watch the change. Give us all a chance to crowd source the various "solutions". Learn just how friggin tricky this would be, how long it would take, how little effect we can have. All of this talk about "capturing this asteroid" on this thread alone is sad. The amount of energy in an asteroid's kinetics is astounding. This topic needs a dose of realism.

Make it so!

Comment Re:Compete with who? (Score 1) 332

If Intel can make that new technology for Apple don't you think they can't make better than that? And that it should be new single standard for all devices hardly cause new standard that i see in the future and that will be one and only for everything MUST be open by all means.

Comment Re:We DO need another desktop OS. (Score 3, Funny) 757

Well you then continue to use ur XP and have 1 antivirus for 1/4 the internet and another antivirus for 2/4 of the internet and then use some spyware removal program to take care of 3/4 internet and you are safe and when you spit all that money for antiviruses there goes Vista and spit money there and then comes out Win7 then again same thing and around and around we go or you will just buy Win7 cause Vista was such an epic win for M$.

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