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 Post subject: Linux rifle
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 9:44 pm 
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Auto aim like from "5th Element"?

http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2013/01/17000-linux-powered-rifle-brings-auto-aim-to-the-real-world/

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 Post subject: Re: Linux rifle
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 9:53 pm 
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Now that there's proof of concept It'll be interesting to see how the price decreases as more companies get into this.

It'll be a while before it's going to be cheap enough for me ...

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 Post subject: Re: Linux rifle
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 10:00 pm 
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And how scary the technology gets... smart bullets?

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Attributed to Ex and he'll take credit for anything he can get!

"All it takes for evil to flourish is for good men to stand by and do nothing."
Attributed to Edmund Burke, though it's source cannot be proven.

"Those who stand for nothing, fall for anything"
Alexander Hamilton

Sorry to see you go Dean. Never enough time and it makes
us all realize just what being mortal is. You have been a true friend to me
and I will miss you every day.



"I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government
from wasting the labors of the people under the pretence of taking care of
them."

Thomas Jefferson

Not having Windows on your computer is like
not having bricks tied to your dogs collar.

http://linuxmint.com

The shin bone is a device for finding furniture in a dark room.

If the mentally deficient are not allowed to own guns then why should they be allowed to make gun laws?


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 Post subject: Re: Linux rifle
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That is simply amazing! What will they think of next??

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 Post subject: Re: Linux rifle
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Damn...I WANT!!!!


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