* Posts by Goatshadow

9 posts • joined 27 Jul 2015

Stop lights, sunsets, junctions are tough work for Google's robo-cars


Re: Roundabouts...

One of the worst ideas I've ever read about. Who would want Audi reliability in the system that tells their (or someone else's) car to stop or not at an intersection?

Raspberry Pi Zero gains a camera connector


Zero Case

Now someone needs to sell a camera case for the Zero. The available cases for it at any rate are pretty dire. (And not all of us have a 3D printer to make our own)

Microsoft rethinks the Windows application platform one more time


Doesn't matter

I refuse to log in to the Windows Store anyway.

Mud sticks: Microsoft, Windows 10 and reputational damage


Re: Windows 10 was not a "democratic design"

Exactly. The Insider program was a joke.


Re: Don't blame users for the UI

To me the Insider Program looked like a lot of legitimate issues getting ignored, amidst a sea of unhelpful one-liner feedbacks. The Insider feedback application itself was a poorly designed mess, barely functional even across a few updates. When they decided that the wildly unfinished 10240 was release I gave up on it.

The designer of the IBM ThinkPad has died


Dare we imagine what style of casket he was buried in?

Witness Apple's iPhone-iPad extravapalooza here in our no-hate zone


Re: Reassuringly expensive

Don't worry, the price will come down.

Next year.

When the Pencil Air is announced.

Post-pub nosh neckfiller: Southern biscuits and gravy


Re: Edible

Normal grits are boiled in water, not milk. Sorry you got scammed.


Re: Other variations

Living in Alabama, I can assure you that onions are not part of Southern biscuits and gravy.

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