The Presentation Manager and the Workplace Shell. Is there any OS of any distro where one can grab a document object, drop it on a printer object, and have it just print? I loved that about OS/2.
Windows might be able to do that nowadays -- I wouldn't know, my MS workstation at work sits mostly idle, as I'm allowed to use by Ubuntu laptop for everything I see fit (benefit of being #2 IT guy in the company).
Put that CTRL key where it *belongs*!
Go buy a metric shit-ton of 2N2222 transistors.
No, wait -- go mine some silicon. . .
I thought this was The Star.
I'm sure it's not frivolous for the victim -- they're just going after who has the most money.
In Theory, Theory and Practice are the same; in Practice, they're different.
She was *red hot*!
to Bill Nye.
Beakman's assistant was *way hotter* than any bunsen burner Nye had. . .
I think you may have missed the point (and, I don't think his point was clearly made). The thing about "all those shark attacks" that took place 5-10 years ago one Summer? Not statistically significant, in terms of the annual average. There really weren't *more* shark attacks that year, just more got reported. People don't realize that, then they freak out, stay at home, and die from carbon monoxide poisoning or raining frogs.
Miniature surveillance aircraft would never need to return to base if they could cling to overhead power lines to recharge their batteries. Now engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are close to perfecting the trick – taking inspiration from birds.
Uh, the birds aren't recharging.
Gack! Some of those look awful. . .
No, it's the screen doors you have to worry about. . .
I took my 22 year old Leading Edge Model D [complete with 640k RAM and huge 40 Mb HD] to the recyclers yesterday.
My first real computer, purchased with my own money.
LEWP was a decent word processor.
"We Americans, we're a simple people... but piss us off, and we'll bomb your cities." -- Robin Williams, _Good Morning Vietnam_