The Horror of Being Hacked in Diablo 3
This is made entirely possible by the fact that I’m forced to always, always be online while playing Diablo 3. This form of DRM is supposed to make the game safe from pirates, but all it seems to have done is to expose all its players to possible plunder.
How We Can Import Carbon-Clean Fuel and Save $300-Billion a Year
Times 365 days that multiplies to 5.4 megawatt-hours per year -- Powering 1,000,000 electric cars sounds great. This adds 5.4 million megawatt-hours/year as a drain on the total power system. -- Powering 10,000,000 electric cars adds 54 million megawatts ...
In Tamil -- sometimes, they are digits; other times, just numbers
The distinction between digits and numbers in Unicode is an important one, since the formatting and parsing of numeric values is highly dependent ... it is not being added to Unicode until version 4.1. Up until now the ASCII DIGIT ZERO was used as needed ...
Christmas is idolatrous –Kumuyi
The General Overseer of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor W.F Kumuyi, has again warned members of the church against celebrating Christmas, saying the annual celebration of Christmas is idolatrous and unscriptural. Kumuyi warned that partaking in ...
Debunking another myth about value types
Here's another myth about value types that I sometimes hear: "Obviously, using the new operator on a reference type ... The second time, x has been mutated, so s is (1, 0), violating our precondition that X is not observed to be greater than Y.