| Food and Drink Board|| Super Computer Creates BBQ Sauce Recipe - xXLSUXx on 7/2/14 at 2:52 pm|
IBM's supercomputer, "Watson" [link=(http://ibmblr.tumblr.com/post/87933225530/pass-the-computerized-condiment-please-look)]created a BBQ sauce[/link]
[quote]Cognitive computers from IBM Research modeled quintillions of recipes based on thousands of ingredient combinations to predict what new t...
| Tech Board|| The Near Future of Tech - xXLSUXx on 6/17/14 at 8:00 am|
[link=(http://www.businessinsider.com/the-future-of-technology-will-pale-the-previous-20-years-2014-6)]The Next 20 Years[/link]
[quote]"But the next twenty years are going to make this last twenty years just pale," he continued. "We're just at the beginning of the beginning of all these kind of c...
| O-T Lounge|| I am going bald - xXLSUXx on 6/1/14 at 6:18 pm|
I've come to face the harsh realization that I am losing my hair at the young age of 25. I've always thought this was an "old" person problem and wouldn't have to worry about it for another 20-30 years. But over the last year I went from a full head of hair to noticeable thinning on the scalp and b...
| Tech Board|| Galaxy S4 currently updating - xXLSUXx on 5/27/14 at 12:18 pm|
Anyone know what this is?
I just had a recent update pushed down (Jelly Bean?) maybe a month or two ago. Is this Kit Kat?
ETA: After the update I'm at 4.4.2. Not sure what it was before, but Kit Kat must've been what rolled out about a month ago to the S4's when the S5 released. I think tha...
| Food and Drink Board|| Dipping Sauce Advice - xXLSUXx on 5/24/14 at 10:50 am|
Attempting to fry chicken salad rolled in bread crumbs and am looking for something to dip them in. Was thinking of a jalapeno mayo, but open to suggestions. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Brake Tag in Harahan/Elmwood - xXLSUXx on 5/23/14 at 7:09 pm|
Where is one? Seems to be a few in Metairie or Kenner, but not any around Elmwood?...
| O-T Lounge|| Car troubles. - xXLSUXx on 5/14/14 at 8:13 am|
Replaced the battery in my by car about 7-8 months ago, the original was 5+ years old and needed to be swapped out.
After being out of town for about 15 days, I got back yesterday and tried to start it, but no luck.
Battery is reading ~2V with a multimeter, and I had two people try to jump st...
| O-T Lounge|| Question about Twix - xXLSUXx on 4/25/14 at 3:48 pm|
Which factory makes the single bit size pieces? Left or Right?...
| O-T Lounge|| Honesty or Loyalty? - xXLSUXx on 4/23/14 at 7:20 pm|
Which is more important to you?
Loyalty > Honesty IMO. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Monumental Wheel of Fortune Fail - xXLSUXx on 4/12/14 at 7:13 am|
Guy loses both a chance at $1 million dollars and a car. [b][u]When he had the puzzle already solved.[/u]
[link=(http://www.mediaite.com/tv/this-guy-just-lost-1-million-on-wheel-of-fortune-in-most-embarrassing-way-possible/)]Article with videos.[/link]
[quote] He had the chance ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cochon Butcher expanding - xXLSUXx on 4/11/14 at 7:24 pm|
From 30 seats to 120. I wasn't aware of this. Apparently will be done by April 23rd.
[quote] Butcher is now 800 square feet. It will add 2,000 square feet when it expands into the building next door, making room for 120 seats instead of the current total of 30.
The current space will be de...
| O-T Lounge|| GoT >> Wrasslemania - xXLSUXx on 4/6/14 at 7:03 pm|
T-minus 1 hour. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Couple Says "I Do", Venue Burns Down - xXLSUXx on 4/6/14 at 11:54 am|
[quote]The fire started around 7:15 p.m. just as the wedding ceremony concluded, according to Justice of the Peace Jerry Cibley.
| O-T Lounge|| Texting through GChat - xXLSUXx on 4/5/14 at 10:18 am|
For at least a year now I could text people from my laptop through GChat. But as of two days ago, I cannot. Did Google change something? And does anyone else have this issue?
(I know I could set up a Google Voice account, but I do not currently have phone service to verify my phone number.) ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Serendipity - NOLA - xXLSUXx on 3/30/14 at 3:28 pm|
Is it better or worse after Chris Debarr's departure? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| NOLA Food Trucks - xXLSUXx on 3/27/14 at 6:57 pm|
I know NOLA has a complicated relationship with food trucks, but I saw a few in the CBD today at lunch time for the first time in two years.
Has something changed? Weren't they not allowed to sell in the area? Or was the demand just not there? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Would you save a dying kid? - xXLSUXx on 3/24/14 at 1:08 pm|
[link=(http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/crowdsourcing-medical-decisions-ethicists-worry-josh-hardy-case-may-set-bad-precedent/2014/03/23/f8591446-ab81-11e3-adbc-888c8010c799_story.html?hpid=z1)]Chimerix caves into to social media and gives child experimental medicine for free.[/...
| O-T Lounge|| Why did the LSU band go to Ireland? - xXLSUXx on 3/19/14 at 7:40 pm|
They waste so much money. Now there's no one to play at the baseball game tonight. ...
| Gaming Board|| Finally got my Xbox One - Question - xXLSUXx on 3/16/14 at 4:01 pm|
Playing around with voice commands and cannot get it to turn my Xbox on. The kinect is enabled, instant power mode enabled, and Wake Xbox with Xbox On selected. Saying "Xbox On" does nothing however. Every other command seems to work flawlessly.
| O-T Lounge|| YOLO - Loyola Edition - xXLSUXx on 3/4/14 at 7:43 pm|
[quote]Some Mardi Grad revelers apparently decided that taking this motto to heart — and making the most out of the one life you’ve been given — should involve a healthy dose of vandalism. The unidentified people apparently stopped by Loyola University and stole the large L-O-Y-O letters from the ca...
| Food and Drink Board|| Buttermilk Pie around NOLA - xXLSUXx on 3/2/14 at 9:45 am|
Anywhere around New Orleans sell Buttermilk Pie? ...
| Music Board|| Officially Mardi Gras Weekend - xXLSUXx on 2/28/14 at 3:03 pm|
Perfect weather outside and a good time ready to be had. If you aren't in the Mardi Gras mood, here are a few songs to help you get there:
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wAMr3V5lN4&feature=kp)]Go To The Mardi Gras - Professor Longhair[/link]
| Gaming Board|| Elder Scrolls Online Beta - xXLSUXx on 2/28/14 at 2:13 pm|
Anyone else playing this today? Opened up at noon....
| O-T Lounge|| PSA: Never point a gun at yourself. Even if it's "not loaded". - xXLSUXx on 2/25/14 at 10:43 am|
[link=(http://www.theoaklandpress.com/general-news/20140224/independence-township-man-shoots-kills-himself-while-demonstrating-gun-safety-deputies-say)]Man shoots himself in head while demonstrating gun safety.[/link]
[quote]She told authorities that he had begun showing her how to use his three ...
| O-T Lounge|| Ever inadvertently made friends with a conspiracist? - xXLSUXx on 2/24/14 at 6:59 pm|
How do you tell them they're crazy? ...
| O-T Lounge|| When will artificial intelligence surpass human intelligence? - xXLSUXx on 2/24/14 at 11:55 am|
[link=(http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/robots-will-be-smarter-than-us-all-by-2029-warns-ai-expert-ray-kurzweil-9147506.html)]Google's Director of Engineering says 2029[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Could you be a surgeon? - xXLSUXx on 2/18/14 at 5:39 pm|
Forget about the schooling, I'm talking about do you have the stomach/steady hands to be a surgeon.
I used to think I could never, but recently (since my own sinus surgery) I've become interested in the ear/nose/throat anatomy. I find it more fascinating rather than disgusting. I think I could d...
| Food and Drink Board|| Non-tomato based meatballs - xXLSUXx on 2/16/14 at 6:02 pm|
I've been meaning to cook some meatballs in the crock pot for a while now and I want to do something different.
Anyone have a meatball/sauce recipe they'd like to share?...
| O-T Lounge|| When will New Orleans get fiber cable? - xXLSUXx on 2/15/14 at 8:58 am|
Why doesn't New Orleans have something similar to LUSFiber in Lafayette? Will anything come along or will we have to wait for Google fiber to expand? ...
| Gaming Board|| Starting AC: Revelations. Help refresh my memory. - xXLSUXx on 1/31/14 at 3:54 pm|
[u][b]NO SPOILERS AFTER AC:BROTHERHOOD PLEASE. SPOILERS PRE-REVELATIONS WELCOME.[/b][/u]
I've played AC, AC2, and AC: Brotherhood all when they first came out, so it's been awhile and my memory is a little hazy.
I read the Wiki articles to recap the first three and it's pretty much what I re...