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Marlin Forbes

Marlin Forbes

Freelance open-source developer, you can also find me on twitter as @data_shaman
Re: EWN - Eyewitness News — Telkom CEO accused of nepotism - http://m.ewn.co.za/2014...
"Nepotism is favouritism towards relatives, not friends. This is cronyism." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Sam Harris Wakes Up | Big Think | 21st Century Spirituality - http://bigthink.com/21st-ce...
"Thank you for the pointer. I am reading the Wikipedia page's summary and quite blown away by how much the basic concepts coincide with my own experiences and mindset." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Sam Harris Wakes Up | Big Think | 21st Century Spirituality - http://bigthink.com/21st-ce...
"Excellent piece!" - Marlin Forbes
Neelix, Potter – On The Run - Fusi & Johnson Remix - http://www.last.fm/music...
Re: Shellshocked: Is Open-Source Having a Moment? - http://www.wired.com?p=1575819...
"Even the promotion of the article. 'Are you sitting down? We recommend sitting down for this.' Yeah, cos it's boring?" - Marlin Forbes
Re: Mass hacking of South African websites - http://mybroadband.co.za/news...
"And never forget: you get what you pay for." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Op-Ed: The great mystery of the African talent diaspora - http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article...
"Because South Africa is literally like the world in Atlas Shrugged. Looters abound. Our parliament is filled with useless know-nothings who legislate to protect their own corrupt arses." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Cheapest mobile data deals in South Africa - http://mybroadband.co.za/news...
"Yup. I hate Telkom as much as the next guy but this is misleading and biased." - Marlin Forbes
Re: [iAfrica] 'Thuli thinks she is God' - http://news.iafrica.com/sa...
"Judgement Day is coming. I hope she survives this for all our sakes." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Are you a PC or console fanboy? Take the MyGaming quiz to find out - http://mygaming.co.za/news...
"You need a quiz to tell you what you already know? Dumb." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Congo confirms two new cases of Ebola - http://www.cnn.com/2014...
"It's Dr De-Zaire. Very good with erectile dysfunction." - Marlin Forbes
Re: EFF threat to democracy, says ANC - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"The ANC are a threat to democracy. The EFF may be arrogant and they may behave inappropriately (from the perspective of the status quo), but they are pointing out VERY valid points about our leaders, which are making the ANC rather nervous. So vilification of the messenger is the next logical step. If the message is true but unpalatable, then the messenger must be attacked." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Adult females oust teenage boys as largest gaming demographic - http://www.pbs.org/newshou...
"The glass bead game is also not a game, Magister. :P" - Marlin Forbes
Re: Adult females oust teenage boys as largest gaming demographic - http://www.pbs.org/newshou...
"After having read most of the comments on this page, I can say that your point is solidly made." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Report: Potential signs of Ebola in Congo - http://thehill.com/policy...
"Not particularly good news if it's Lassa Fever though, is it? :)" - Marlin Forbes
Re: Report: Potential signs of Ebola in Congo - http://thehill.com/policy...
"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/... One country. Many names." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Guardians of the Galaxy | Movie Review - http://www.gotchamovies.com/movie-r...
"Couldn't agree more. I would even go so far as to say that this in the same league as the first Star Wars movie. Incredible!" - Marlin Forbes
Re: Building offline applications with AngularJS and PouchDB - http://www.mircozeiss.com/buildin...
"Excellent writeup, thanks." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Bloom Ebola statement ‘mischevious’ - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"'mischievious', not 'mischevious'" - Marlin Forbes
Re: ‘Cowardly’ hijackers shoot man in the back - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"The front page caption to this picture is still showing 'after giving up his cat'. Yes: 'cat', not 'car' or 'vehicle'." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Public Works official fired for R60m fraud - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"Interesting that she is fired for fraud, but the ministers whose houses were upgraded are doing just fine thank you." - Marlin Forbes
Re: ‘No rules broken employing Ms Zuma’ - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"If it's a question of morals, then the appointment is probably an immoral one, albeit legal. No scruples, this bunch. None at all. Cannot believe how f-ed up this government is." - Marlin Forbes
Re: iPhone foils criminals in SA - http://mybroadband.co.za/news...
"Make a contact at the SAPS?" - Marlin Forbes
Re: AI Brain Project is Catching Fire inside Google - http://www.wired.com?p=1243891...
"'should have', not 'should of'. /troll out" - Marlin Forbes
Re: AI Brain Project is Catching Fire inside Google - http://www.wired.com?p=1243891...
"The captcha utility has been useless for years now." - Marlin Forbes
Re: The SABC crisis: Just another building block in a greater humiliation - http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article...
"DM = Dungeon Master" - Marlin Forbes
Re: Your own private npm Repository with sinopia - Blog - http://maxgfeller.com/blog...
"Hi there, Very useful post thanks. However I think your alias definition should read --registry=http://... not --repository=http://..." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Eric Brewer, Google, Docker - http://www.wired.com?p=996491...
"JVM is what makes it portable. That's the whole point of using Java." - Marlin Forbes
Re: Top officials held over Madiba burial saga - http://www.iol.co.za/news...
"LOL. It's not exactly news that our honourable leaders are raiding the coffers (and now the coffins)." - Marlin Forbes
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