Why? Me-me is exactly what social networks are for.
To the contrary, if it gets more people to watch, then I'm happy to tolerate the cheesy jokes. The show is really an educational show, but if that was all it was, how many people would watch? With the jokes it becomes pop culture, and more people watch and learn.
Here, just download this:
I've been playing Brutal Doom with its "Hell on Earth starter pack" and it's turning out to be a better reboot than any of the official games. Strong weapons, insane quantities of enemies, fun tricks with the Doom engine, and, believe it or not, a strong story supported directly by the level design.
I enjoyed Doom 3 and will likely get this new Doom, but I still think this free game is the best "story of Doom" out there.
Why 16 VMs? If you're looking to learn VMs and/or advanced networking, then sure go that route. If you're just looking to save some time, just get 16 old laptops or netbooks with ethernet.
Actually, Samsung and LG killed the trade show star. They're so hell bent on one-upping each other, they barely dream of something before shoveling it into the marketplace. C'mon, two Note 4's?
So anyway, these trade shows are little more than a bunch of products they're not going to manufacture, plus a few products that they are. But none of them are new, cuz you've already read about them, long ago, probably right here on Slashdot.
And I'll create a starivore for you. It'll take a while, but should be more fun than staring at empty space.
I believe it's called an "aspheric lens". That's the lens that's flat on one side so your eyes don't appear warped to everyone else. Also, if they're not progressive or bifocals, they're called "single vision".
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I kinda doubt the thing named itself. More likely the author named it that.
Can I have my Grammar Nazi sticker now?
That's no space station, it's a planet!
You think Facebook did market research before starting up?
Yes, basically. According to the movie, Zuckerburg copied another in-development app, one that was likely to be successful. And being at the school he saw a need that he carefully wrote his app to fill.
"Market research" doesn't need to be charts and surveys; if you know your field well enough you can generate good ideas.
I suspect cheap and huge computers had a large effect too. I haven't done a 3D print, but the app that slices an object for printing and plans the head path probably takes a significant amount of CPU and RAM. The printer could easily have been built in the 80s, but only recently have home computers become powerful enough to drive them.
Citation needed. Govt projects still need "advertising" at least inside the govt to convince people it's worth spending money on this mission. Probably much lower than for films, but can't be sure.
My camera-nerd friend loves the new Sony a7s, as it's optimized for video. Considerably less expensive than this.
If I were to hack an image sensor, I'd work on phone cameras. At this price range, I expect the thing to be awesome out of the box, so "open source" doesn't really add anything.
So that just means the project is not for me. I hope it's successful regardless, but I suspect it's much cooler for the inventor than it will be for the users.
I agree with most of your post, but this is simply false. USB 3.0 is a completely new interface, bolted on USB 1/2 to make it seem like a seamless transition.
I've been wondering about that -- Since a USB 3 port has separate pins for ultra-speed and high-speed, shouldn't I be able to plug two devices into the same port?
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