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by zed0
Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Xenogears
Replies: 3
Views: 1780

I've played through a fair bit of xenosaga (the sequel on ps2) which seemed to be pretty good, though heavily driven by cinematics.
by zed0
Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:28 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: GO weiqi igo baduk
Replies: 154
Views: 62420

I'm on kgs as zed0, though I'm not exactly good...
by zed0
Thu Jun 21, 2007 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Funny Farm
Replies: 48
Views: 11442

+'tea party', 'mad hatter', 'books', 'dinosaurs', 'jurassic park', 't-rex', 'films'
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by zed0
Sun Jun 17, 2007 1:38 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Synchronizing Watches
Replies: 10
Views: 3258

B then instructs A to send a ping every second S_n. S_n according to whose clock? A's, right? Starting at t_0=total delay time and working downwards in very small decrements to t_n B then sends a message to cancel the sending of that second's ping at S_n - t_n. S_n-t_n according to whose clock? B's...
by zed0
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:02 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: OLD Posting puzzle solutions - spoiler policy
Replies: 14
Views: 12695

Chx: unfortunatley Rot13 does not allow for the posting of things such as formula, which are vital for many of these puzzles.
by zed0
Sat Jun 16, 2007 8:57 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Synchronizing Watches
Replies: 10
Views: 3258

If A_t is the time on A and B_t is the time on B. A instructs B to send a timestamp at time B_0. When A recieves the message it changes its clock instantly to B_0. B then instructs A to send a message at time A_1. When B recieves A_1 it can determine the total time delay. B then instructs A to send ...
by zed0
Wed May 02, 2007 8:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0256: "Online Communities"
Replies: 318
Views: 115965

Another request for a poster here.

Also I'm surprised that there isn't more google about.
by zed0
Tue Apr 24, 2007 2:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0252: "Escalators"
Replies: 101
Views: 28186

As those of you in Britan may have heard on the news recently, police are investigating a man who skiied down London's longest escalator.
by zed0
Wed Apr 18, 2007 2:01 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Prime Factor Golf
Replies: 18
Views: 6023

Prime Factor Golf

Similar to the FizzBuzz thread but without a site to submit your solution to. Write code as short as possible to find prime factors. I've only had a serious attempt in javascript and came up with this: n=4846467; for(i=2;n>1;n%i?i++:(n/=i,document.write(i+' '))); It takes age...
by zed0
Mon Jan 08, 2007 8:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0207: "What xkcd Means"
Replies: 482
Views: 75197

I do the walking one a lot, whenever I'm on any sort of paving or marked floor.

Pockets:
Right zippable: Walet, pen knife
Right non-zippable: CD pen, biro, pencil
Left zippable: Phone, keys, USB stick, torch
Left non-zippable: String and sometimes other junk
by zed0
Tue Dec 19, 2006 11:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 615613

thomasjmaccoll wrote:
zed0 wrote:My sister and I:

*pic*


you said in the other thread you were from scotland right? where are you from? i'm from cupar in fife, and i'm sure i recognise that tie, but then i think a lot of school ties look like that.

Yeah, thats a Madras 6th year tie, we're over in St.Andrews.
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 615613

My sister and I:

Image
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 696669

19, UK, Warwick uni during term, Scotland out of term. Studying general engineering.
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Another music thread.
Replies: 14
Views: 3373

Outcast, one of the first, and best games I've ever played, despite its wobbly scientific basis.

Following that The Longest Journey which was great too.
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0195: "Map of the Internet"
Replies: 160
Views: 51393

Squeak wrote:
LE4dGOLEM wrote:
Squeak wrote:83, present and correct *salutes*


82, reporting for duty!


Evening neighbour...could you spare me a cup of sugar (not that I use cups as a measurement!)

Afternoon people, I'm at 82.153 I think thats just bordering on the edge of the wilderness to our East.... sounds about right for Scotland.
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 2:08 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Mathematical aliens again
Replies: 12
Views: 6300

When I searched I didn't find that, probably because of the different wording, anyway feel free to delete this thread.
by zed0
Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:41 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Mathematical aliens again
Replies: 12
Views: 6300

Mathematical aliens again

I saw this in a comment on slashdot a while back but didn't work out the answer so I was wondering if any of you clever folks knew/could work it out: One day, a really advanced alien comes down to earth and finds the 2 smartest guys on the planet, Tom and Harry. The alien tells them, "I'm going...

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