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2014-12-22 08:43
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Technology and science news is now closed
Replies: 3

Technology and science news is now closed

Due to lack of enough readers and the high monthly cost involved, the "Technology and science news" section is now closed. No more news items will be posted in here and the section will be removed and moved into the archives.
techtalk.cc
2014-12-14 19:01
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Unofficial Windows 98 Second Edition Service Pack 3.64
Replies: 584

schmatzler wrote:...

Please check your email. We have sent you two emails. If you fail to answer and reply to those email, we will have to delete your account in here.

Your posts will NOT be deleted and you can continue to post here even without an account, however.
techtalk.cc
2014-12-12 04:29
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Unofficial Windows 98 Second Edition Service Pack 3.64
Replies: 584

Post 55 ... Hmm-m-m, thats odd. I hope this is the right place for these questions... Dear "Walt43", Help and support ( techtalk.cc ) in The lounge is NOT the right place. This » Unofficial Windows 98 Second Edition Service Pack 3.36 ...is the right place to ask questions about UW98SESP. ...
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2014-12-03 18:59
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The gamepad that draws blood every time your character gets
Replies: 1

The gamepad that draws blood every time your character gets

The future of extreme e-sports: The gamepad that draws blood every time your character gets hit m In a rather chilling case of dystopian sci-fi made real, some Canadians have created a modified Xbox gamepad that draws blood from your arm every time your in-game character takes damage. According to ...
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2014-11-26 14:53
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Pentagon's skynet would automate war
Replies: 0

Pentagon's skynet would automate war

How the Pentagon's Skynet Would Automate War m Pentagon officials are worried that the US military is losing its edge compared to competitors like China, and are willing to explore almost anything to stay on top-including creating watered-down versions of the Terminator. Due to technological revolu...
techtalk.cc
2014-11-21 16:00
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Microsoft now has robot security guards
Replies: 3

Microsoft now has robot security guards

Microsoft now has robot security guards m Robots are increasingly replacing humans in a variety of mundane tasks, like bolting a car together or making lollipops, but now they are moving into the security business. Microsoft recently installed a fleet of 5-feet-tall, 300-pound robots to protect its...
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2014-11-19 18:42
Forum: The lounge
Topic: A lethal robot cannot correctly decide to kill a human
Replies: 0

A lethal robot cannot correctly decide to kill a human

Halting Problem Proves That A Lethal Robot Cannot Correctly Decide To Kill A Human m The idea of robotic soldiers that can shoot-to-kill has a long history in science fiction, perhaps most famously realised in The Terminator movies. The history of real robots designed to perform a similar function ...
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2014-11-18 18:40
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Study suggests we'd rather hurt ourselves than others
Replies: 0

Study suggests we'd rather hurt ourselves than others

Electric shock study suggests we'd rather hurt ourselves than others m If you had the choice between hurting yourself or someone else in exchange for money, how altruistic do you think you'd be? In one infamous experiment, people were quite willing to deliver painful shocks to anonymous victims whe...
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2014-11-18 17:52
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Here come the autonomous robot security guards
Replies: 0

Here come the autonomous robot security guards

Here come the autonomous robot security guards m Showing a rather shocking disregard for the long-term safety of human civilization, Microsoft has become one of the first companies to deploy autonomous robot security guards. Dubbed the K5, Microsoft's Silicon Valley campus was being policed last we...
techtalk.cc
2014-11-09 16:08
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Unofficial Windows 98 Second Edition Service Pack 3.64
Replies: 584

EMPTORXC, Thank you for reporting this but it's not an error. We have an anti hotlinking module installed on the servers. You cannot do a hotlink/download without first being on our pages. This is to prevent leeching because the bandwidth we burn each day is pretty huge and we do not want to offer f...