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by Devil N
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1886: Typing Notifications
Replies: 18
Views: 4654

Re: 1886: Typing Notifications

I've had colleagues who were like that on Skype/Slack/whatever for regular work discussions. After five minutes of watching ellipses appear and disappear you'd be like COME ON MAN, SPIT IT OUT!! ... ... ... And then finally you'd receive about eight finely crafted words comprising a highly condensed...
by Devil N
Wed Aug 09, 2017 1:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1874: "Geologic faults"
Replies: 30
Views: 6682

Re: 1874: "Geologic faults"

"I live on a torn-bag-of-potato-chips-where-the-tear-is-rapidly-growing fault, which is terrifying."


Well that's your own fault.
by Devil N
Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1829: "Geochronology"
Replies: 26
Views: 7361

Re: 1829: "Geochronology"

The same thing happens when you bury all of your deceased dogs on top of each other in the same spot.
by Devil N
Wed Mar 15, 2017 3:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1811: "Best-Tasting Colors"
Replies: 117
Views: 27528

Re: 1811: "Best-Tasting Colors"

Booooo! Licorice is great!
by Devil N
Fri Jan 29, 2016 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1636: "xkcd Stack"
Replies: 37
Views: 10088

Re: 1636: xkcd Stack

QBasic on Rails? Now that's something I want to see!
by Devil N
Wed Apr 09, 2014 8:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1353: "Heartbleed"
Replies: 99
Views: 31996

Re: 1353: "Heartbleed"

Heartbleed is yet another example of why coding in C is a bad idea. A memcpy with an incorrect size caused all this because C compilers do no bounds checking. Heartbleed wouldn't have happened if OpenSSL had been written in, for example, Ada. Instead of an information leak that leaves no trace it w...
by Devil N
Wed Mar 31, 2010 6:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0721: "Flatland"
Replies: 125
Views: 50378

Re: "Flatland" Discussion

For more four-dimensional fun, try this 4D Rubik's Cube.
by Devil N
Mon Jan 05, 2009 8:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0526: "Converting to Metric"
Replies: 429
Views: 90686

Re: Converting to Metric

Okay, so now the small handful of people still left in the world that doesn't use the Metric System (or SI System, more properly) has a couple of reference points. Now how about a reference chart for the Xenophobic System for everyone else in the world?

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