Unless downloading means something else to marketing people than it means to me...
Sometimes, just sometimes, I'd like to delete all my accounts everywhere and just leave this online world... most of the time, I then realize that it's just an image of the real world and that fleeing it won't help the slightest.
I'm jawtheshark on Soylent.
It still is one of the better places for tech news on the Internet. Ars is decent, but I rarely stick to the comment section.
If you find a decent slashdot alternative, I'm listening,
I DVR virtually any sports event I'm interested in. If I'm watching "live", it lets me pause the game for whatever reason, then skip over ads until I catch up again. If I'm not that invested in the game, or if I have other things interfering with seeing it live, I'll record it, see what the final score is, then decide whether I want to actually watch it. The upside is that I can skip thru ads.
Real programs don't eat cache.