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Americans envision profound technological changes in the next 50 years
By tvgnus  11 comments, latest 1 day ago:
Rin says New Renter says Sounds like Zardoz Oh, that's just wrong on so many levels! The pen*s is evil! Seriously, what were they smoking, when they made that film.

The story behind Window XP's default background
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   6 comments, latest 3 days ago:
Dan8267 says Heraclitusstudent says Why wouldn't they? Because for the same effort, they could make lots more money writing spyware for mobile platforms, and people willingly install spyware on their mobile platforms. Thinks about it,...

ATT, Verizon, Sprint Are Paid Cash By NSA For Your Private Communications - Forb
By ChapulinColorado in Sacramento CA 95834   6 comments, latest 6 days ago:
carrieon says With the loyalty in Washington today, I wouldn't be surprised if social services and the IRS sell our data to China.

In Medical First, Scientists Implant Lab-Grown Vaginas in Humans
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   posted 1 week ago:
http://www.usnews.com/news/art For the first time in history, scientists have successfully implanted lab-grown vaginal organs in human patients. The organs, grown with the patients’ own tissue, were implanted between June 2005 and October 2008 in four...

Microsoft Offers Windows for Free on Phones and Small Tablets
By jvolstad in San Antonio TX 78256   13 comments, latest 1 week ago:
CaptainShuddup says Well very good stuff Bob and APF, I started with computing around 1996 or so. I was actually working for a surplus computer company, that bought out business terminals and thin clients of...

Spaceships Could Be Fueled by Human Exercise
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   3 comments, latest 1 week ago:
Homeboy says Ha ha - I didn't notice the date of the article before.

It's pretty sad when a 5-year-old defeats your security
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   1 comment, latest 1 week ago:
waiting_for_the_fall says what a cute kid.

I thought Jan Hendrik Schon was a fraud?
By CaptainShuddup  2 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
CaptainShuddup says Second of all only 28 million to spend on making bio electronics and self healing materials, is not even enough to buy lab coats. So this is obviously just another crony getting some...

Solved at last! How zebras got their stripes
By tvgnus  17 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Automan Empire says CaptainShuddup says They are still getting bit by insects. Flies evolve too, you know. Not sure insects are the sole reason that stripes conferred a survival advantage in any case.

Fill 'er up -- with electricity
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine The station features the only fast charger in the region with dual capability to accommodate most types of EVs manufactured by domestic and foreign automakers. It is believed to be one of the worlds...

The Cool shit you can do with your Smart phone thread.
By CaptainShuddup  7 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Dan8267 says

Breakthrough: New way to pasteurize raw eggs
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Peggy Greb) Classic Caesar salad, old-fashioned eggnog, some homemade ice cream and many other popular foods can be made with raw eggs. But from home kitchen cooks to fancy restaurant chefs, raw egg ingredients...

Does Bing hijack your search and piss in your face like Google?
By CaptainShuddup  2 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
CaptainShuddup says Yes but even that work around is buggy, sometimes it comes back sometimes. I have to close out of FF totally, then reopen to get the same search results back. We're being filtered...

5" Smartphone screens
By jvolstad in San Antonio TX 78256   11 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
jvolstad says My first phone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?

Welp I've been Window eighted.
By CaptainShuddup  7 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
The Professor says jvolstad says Patrick says what is this "windows" you speak of? Reporting Patrick to MS Headquarters. ;-) They already know. Every time we curse "microsoft" under our breath someone in Redmond laughs...

How to remove stickers from laptop?
By jvolstad in San Antonio TX 78256   19 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
jvolstad says Got em' off. Used a hair dryer to warm them up a bit. I was then about to peel the labels off the case. My laptop looks great without all the stickers. SSD,...

It's not "Your" free email data, nor profile.
By CaptainShuddup  2 comments, latest 1 month ago:
SoftShell says Whats more troubling is millions of usa computers runnning russian antivirus software. Who knows whats embedded in that binary code and when it will be activated...

Why is American internet so slow? CORRUPTION
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025   25 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says "There's no Shame in Blame!" I think I'll print up some bumper stickers. "If the Blame Fits, then you must Admit" "WWODANGBF" What would Obama do and not get blamed for?

When mechanical analog computers ruled the waves
By curious2  posted 1 month ago:
http://arstechnica.com/informa The Advanced Gun System, left, is intended to take on the role of the battleship's 16-inch guns, right. Aside from its GPS-guided shell, the digital technology of the AGS's fire control system does exactly...

The Stress Of Being A Computer Programmer Is Literally Driving Many Crazy
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   24 comments, latest 1 month ago:
Dan8267 says Call it Crazy says Dan8267 says jojo says Good for you. It must be therapeutic to open yourself up like that. Now if only all Republicans would do the same. Yes, that is...

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