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by Stotherd
Fri Nov 20, 2015 11:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1606: "Five-Day Forecast"
Replies: 115
Views: 24209

Re: 1606: "Five-Day Forecast"

If humanity is still using Fahrenheit at all by then, we deserve to be destroyed.
by Stotherd
Mon Jun 23, 2014 12:12 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Funniest/Most Annoying Code Comments
Replies: 662
Views: 145983

Re: Funniest/Most Annoying Code Comments

Commented out code is an interesting one... We're working on 'fixing'/totally replacing the code our company had outsourced. When we went to look at it, around about a third of the code was commented out. Turns the code was initially 'designed' to work with 2 devices, with different screen sizes. Th...
by Stotherd
Fri May 02, 2014 8:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1363 - "xkcd Phone"
Replies: 78
Views: 29764

Re: 1363 - "xkcd Phone"

Theres a few that do the screaming thing in the google play store... So tempted.
by Stotherd
Fri May 25, 2012 7:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1060: “Crowdsourcing”
Replies: 115
Views: 23786

Re: 1060: “Crowdsourcing”

Whys wrote:I've always said that the secret to making money is selling something you don't have. Infinite supply and no overhead.

Look up Derivatives, on the stock market. The actual definition of a derivative is so ridiculous, its basically something that doesn't exist and might not ever exist.
by Stotherd
Wed Jul 06, 2011 10:20 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Macs can get viruses
Replies: 35
Views: 14881

Re: Macs can get viruses

I remember reading a while back that a common botnet used a java exploit to run on any computer that used java, including Macs and Windows. A snapshot of the machines infected was taken, and around 20% were Macs, 80% Windows. Considering only 10-12% (the last time I checked) of computers are Macs, t...
by Stotherd
Mon Apr 11, 2011 8:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0884: "Rogers St."
Replies: 241
Views: 71870

Re: 0884: "Rogers St."

Bob Upper.

Theres something wrong there.
by Stotherd
Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0878: "Model Rail"
Replies: 98
Views: 32697

Re: 0878: "Model Rail"

If you wanna be confused, in the UK we use OO, as our real track is a different width, but we use the same model track as HO/0. Our models are therefore slightly larger.

It's a pain in the ass.

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