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Nickname BobBob
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Description Bob Smith
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Signed On Jul 30, 2009, 05:12
Total Comments 2118 (Senior)
User ID 55121
 
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News Comments > SOE: Twitter Abusers Can Be Banned from Games
1. Re: SOE: Twitter Abusers Can Be Banned from Games Sep 19, 2013, 12:38 BobBob
 
Once Twitter goes IPO, suddenly the morality and ethics of the more powerful investors will take hold. Expect a lot of pressure on Twitter to be controlled by commercial and profit interests. They will have no choice in the end.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
11. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 18, 2013, 16:47 BobBob
 
My wife lost her mom years ago and it still hurts her to this day. I make an effort to visit my mom whenever we can. You just never know when that moment will happen. Cheer up Blue. Focus on your wife and living loved ones. Give them all big hugs and lots of love. Cherish the people you have around today. Tomorrow is unpredictable.

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News Comments > Learn Gaming from the Romero Professors
18. Re: Learn Gaming from the Romero Professors Sep 18, 2013, 16:30 BobBob
 
From the article: Romero said. "In working with UCSC, my goal is to push students toward innovation while working on my own new indie projects alongside them."

Let's see if the student or teacher can get to the patent office first.

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News Comments > Diablo III Auction Houses Shutting Down Next Year
59. Re: Diablo III Auction Houses Shutting Down Next Year Sep 17, 2013, 22:57 BobBob
 
Fuck that loser auction house.  
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News Comments > New EA CEO
9. Re: New EA CEO Sep 17, 2013, 22:54 BobBob
 
A fellow had just been hired as the new CEO of a large high tech corporation. The CEO who was stepping down met with him privately and presented him with three numbered envelopes. "Open these if you run up against a problem you don't think you can solve," he said.

Well, things went along pretty smoothly, but six months later, sales took a downturn and he was really catching a lot of heat. About at his wit's end, he remembered the envelopes. He went to his drawer and took out the first envelope. The message read, "Blame your predecessor."

The new CEO called a press conference and tactfully laid the blame at the feet of the previous CEO. Satisfied with his comments, the press -- and Wall Street - responded positively, sales began to pick up and the problem was soon behind him.

About a year later, the company was again experiencing a slight dip in sales, combined with serious product problems. Having learned from his previous experience, the CEO quickly opened the second envelope. The message read, "Reorganize." This he did, and the company quickly rebounded.

After several consecutive profitable quarters, the company once again fell on difficult times. The CEO went to his office, closed the door and opened the third envelope.

The message said, "Prepare three envelopes."

http://www.notboring.com/jokes/work/3.htm
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
29. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 17, 2013, 14:58 BobBob
 
I see enough crime on the 10 pm news. I see how much it hurts people. I don't need to experience it first hand as a virtual perpetrator.

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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Open Beta on October 4th Confirmed
30. Re: BF4 Open Beta on October 4th Confirmed Sep 17, 2013, 14:51 BobBob
 
nin wrote on Sep 17, 2013, 09:31:
Tables?!


You beat me to it.
 
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News Comments > Valve Remains Bullish on Linux
10. Re: Valve Remains Bullish on Linux Sep 16, 2013, 21:17 BobBob
 
I like Gabe. Go Gabe!  
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News Comments > PC Grand Theft Auto V Evidence?
80. Re: PC Grand Theft Auto V Evidence? Sep 16, 2013, 15:25 BobBob
 
GTA series reminds me of Jerry Springer.

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News Comments > Out of the Blue
35. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 13, 2013, 19:22 BobBob
 
The Half Elf wrote on Sep 13, 2013, 18:32:
Actually it was Roddenberry's idea that V'Ger is borg.

It makes perfect sense and has a nice circular history to it. Proof please.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
29. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 13, 2013, 16:31 BobBob
 
Creston wrote on Sep 13, 2013, 14:56:
He's not the only one. When NASA launched Voyager, the question was posed within the DoD of "What would we do if an unmanned probe showed up on our doorstep and basically asked 'is anyone there?'"

Klaatu barada nikto
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
28. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 13, 2013, 16:28 BobBob
 
Verno wrote on Sep 13, 2013, 14:04:
To get an equivalent experience he would need to plug it into a monitor, actual KB/M and etc, by the time he's done he would have most of a desktop anyway. Laptops are for more portable gaming IMO and so far haven't replaced traditional desktops for gaming usage. With the newer consoles likely to drive up system specs and demand I think a desktop is probably the safer bet. I would rather have a laptop or tablet for travel usage and a desktop at home.

I think it depends on what specs the game is made for. Often a game is console spec'ed to the point where even a mediocre laptop can run it at full settings -- as long as its processing power is a step above the next gen console.

Of course, if you absolutely must have the maximized resolution and settings, that can be a problem. I've never played a game where I need everything to glow and the particles to swirl in order to enjoy it. I usually drop the settings a lot for greater frames.

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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
14. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 13, 2013, 16:05 BobBob
 
Creston wrote on Sep 13, 2013, 14:24:
Our benefits are fantastic.

It never lasts. Always act like you will lose your job tomorrow. Save, invest, and take care of yourself. If you feel comfortable with your job security it is a sign that you are neglecting your future.
 
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
10. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 13, 2013, 13:32 BobBob
 
Verno wrote on Sep 13, 2013, 12:48:
People also use phones to socialize and send those pictures to each other.

If you have to explain that someone, is it worth explaining?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
16. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 13, 2013, 13:24 BobBob
 
Blue, just get a fast gaming laptop with a decent replace / repair warranty. I'm sure you can deduct some or all of it based on this site; need to interact with gaming community, etc. A desktop is a bulky, energy consuming, waste of time these days.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
14. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 13, 2013, 13:21 BobBob
 
Dolby had Alzheimer’s Disease and leukemia. It's really important to treasure each youthful and healthy moment of your life.  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
2. Re: Morning Metaverse Sep 13, 2013, 12:58 BobBob
 
Save us Google, you're our only hope!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_Loon
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
16. Re: Morning Consolidation Sep 13, 2013, 12:55 BobBob
 
I'd rather play a game with a keyboard and mouse, made in the 1990's, than having to use a console's game controller.  
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News Comments > WoW Revenue Drops 54% - Analyst
37. Re: WoW Revenue Drops 54% - Analyst Sep 12, 2013, 18:40 BobBob
 
Cutter wrote on Sep 12, 2013, 18:12:
No it's not. Being out in the wilds is dangerous and possibly lethal. And all us northerners and people of northern European descent while away the winters in our caves quite comfortably, thank you very much. The only reason most people go out is because they have no other choice. Otherwise they'd be more than happy to stay in their caves and have everything come to them. And is there some reason people can't exercise indoors? In fact most people probably do. And most people in public are assholes and/or idiots and I really have zero desire to interact with any of them more than is absolutely necessary. Going out in public in any city is more an exercise in frustration and anger than anything else. Whilst I do like camping that's not as easy as just going outside and takes some time, money, and effort. So, thanks but no thanks.

I am sorry that you hate life so much. Hope it gets better for you someday.
 
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News Comments > WoW Revenue Drops 54% - Analyst
32. Re: WoW Revenue Drops 54% - Analyst Sep 12, 2013, 17:34 BobBob
 
The difference being that living in an environment that allows you to be outdoors all the time -- changes your social habits, your culture, your interaction with nature, and almost everything else. I've been to many different places. Being forced (or choosing) to stay inside all the time is both psychologically and physically destructive.

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