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  • VIDEO: Scotland have match-winners – Naismith
    By on September 6, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    Steven Naismith thinks Scotland have players who can “win games themselves” ahead of Sunday’s European Championship qualifier against world champions Germany.

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  • Ask Slashdot: What Are the Strangest Features of Various Programming Languages?
    By on September 5, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    itwbennett writes: Every programming language has its own unique quirks, such as weird syntax, unusual functionality or non-standard implementations — things that can cause developers new to the language, or even seasoned pros, to scratch their heads in wonder (or throw their hands up in despair). Phil Johnson has rounded up some of the strangest — from the + operator in JavaScript to the trigraphs in C and C++ and indentation level in Python. (more…)

  • VIDEO: The best & worst of Balotelli
    By on September 1, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Watch the best and worst moments of Mario Balotelli’s Premier League career after his £16m move back to England with Liverpool.

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  • Feds Want Nuclear Waste Train, But Don’t Know Where It Would Go
    By on September 1, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    mdsolar writes with news of a plan to move radioactive waste from nuclear plants. The U.S. government is looking for trains to haul radioactive waste from nuclear power plants to disposal sites. Too bad those trains have nowhere to go. Putting the cart before the horse, the U.S. Department of Energy recently asked companies for ideas on how the government should get the rail cars needed to haul 150-ton casks filled with used, radioactive nuclear fuel. (more…)