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(Vice)   Facebook accidentally ships VR devices with secret messages saying "Big Brother is watching." Yeah, sure..."accidentally"   (motherboard.vice.com) divider line
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5 days ago  
It was an accident.  They don't need to be subtle.
 
5 days ago  

Meat's dream: It was an accident.  They don't need to be subtle.


Not an accident. Someone snuck the messages into the manufacturing system as a joke. Good on them, I've put hidden messages in some of the code I've written.
 
5 days ago  

Meat's dream: It was an accident.  They don't need to be subtle.


Subtlety is a thing of the past. We're in a post apocalyptic world now.

/if you use that word literally
 
5 days ago  

Tyrone Slothrop: Meat's dream: It was an accident.  They don't need to be subtle.

Not an accident. Someone snuck the messages into the manufacturing system as a joke. Good on them, I've put hidden messages in some of the code I've written.


Lol this. A good one was the texture artist sneaking penises into almost every part of State of Decay. Hooboy they had to totally change engines, models, textures. Kind of ruined the company.

/ some joke.
 
5 days ago  
If I was 20 years younger I'd be super stoked to be getting VR shiat. But at my current age, I'm all fark VR now.
 
5 days ago  

Tyrone Slothrop: Meat's dream: It was an accident.  They don't need to be subtle.

Not an accident. Someone snuck the messages into the manufacturing system as a joke. Good on them, I've put hidden messages in some of the code I've written.


I fire people that put hidden messages in code or sample data. Seen things get through QA too many times.

I was doing a demo of a catastrophic system for a group of generals and some yahoo had loaded the system was all kinds of offensive test data. I get that these guys have pretty much seen everything but that wasn't a good time to look foolish.
 
4 days ago  
Obey
 
4 days ago  
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4 days ago  
Easter eggs used to be fun. Now people have to apologize for them. HR is ruining this country.
 
4 days ago  
So people figure out that there are people on Twitch who stream their VR Chat sessions?

I like Jameskii.
 
4 days ago  
My favorite one so far is, "Hi iFixit! We See You!"
 
4 days ago  

germ78: If I was 20 years younger I'd be super stoked to be getting VR shiat. But at my current age, I'm all fark VR now.


My Dad is 68 this year and uses the Oculus CV1 I sent him a couple years back to play Elite: Dangerous and IL2 Sturmovik nearly daily.  He thinks VR is awesome, as do all the flying buddies his age he's talked into buying Oculus/Vive/WMR headsets.
 
4 days ago  

moike: germ78: If I was 20 years younger I'd be super stoked to be getting VR shiat. But at my current age, I'm all fark VR now.

My Dad is 68 this year and uses the Oculus CV1 I sent him a couple years back to play Elite: Dangerous and IL2 Sturmovik nearly daily.  He thinks VR is awesome, as do all the flying buddies his age he's talked into buying Oculus/Vive/WMR headsets.


Hmm, never thought of it that way. Still, I don't think it's for me.

/the world don't moooove...
 
4 days ago  

moike: germ78: If I was 20 years younger I'd be super stoked to be getting VR shiat. But at my current age, I'm all fark VR now.

My Dad is 68 this year and uses the Oculus CV1 I sent him a couple years back to play Elite: Dangerous and IL2 Sturmovik nearly daily.  He thinks VR is awesome, as do all the flying buddies his age he's talked into buying Oculus/Vive/WMR headsets.


and another reason why i'm jealous of retired folks
 
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