More Things To Convince People You’re A Hacker

Posted by: Rea Maor In: Humor

It’s all about image, ain’t it? You’ll run into this quote a lot on the web: “10 ways to keep your users from confusing you with a normal person: 4. When booting a user’s workstation, shout out all console output 1/2 second before it appears. Do this with your eyes closed and fists clenched.” That’s […]


Today’s Geek Horoscope

Posted by: Rea Maor In: Humor

Oops, I see I haven’t done the geek horoscope lately, let’s check the star charts and see what’s happening… Aries When flamers call you “elitist,” “egghead,” “nerd,” “condescending,” or “full of yourself,” just remember that it’s just N00B-rage talking and it’s the only defense the lazy-minded have against those who work to better themselves. Sadly, […]


Seven Stupid Computing Problems We Will Apparently Never Fix

Posted by: Rea Maor In: Humor

Sure, there are problems in computer science which are inherently difficult to solve and may never be solved even by our top engineers and professors. We’re not talking about those. We’re talking about stuff we know how to solve, stuff that doesn’t even count as needing “solving”, and we just keep being stupid about them […]