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Samsung's Happy Galaxy Tab Users Are Actors

BSDetector I'm a Mac - I'm a PC (190 comments)

I know those 2 were real! Right?

more than 2 years ago
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YouTube Hit By HTML Injection Vulnerability

BSDetector BUELLER??? (224 comments)

Who here wants to blame this on Microsoft! BUELLER??? BUELLER???

more than 4 years ago
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Apple To Issue a 'Fix' For iPhone 4 Reception Perception

BSDetector It's an iFix for iSuckers! (534 comments)

It's an iFix for iSuckers!

more than 4 years ago
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iPad Left Vulnerable After Record iPhone Patch Job

BSDetector Schaudenfreude Reigns! (145 comments)

I love how Apple boys just can't handle the truth!

more than 4 years ago
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Mass SQL Injection Attack Hits Sites Running IIS

BSDetector It's Sloppy Development by a Sloppy Developer (288 comments)

If it is a SQL Injection attack - then it's sloppy development by a sloppy developer. Platform/DB... independent!

more than 4 years ago
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Apple To Shut Down Lala On May 31

BSDetector Re:Oh please (438 comments)

AMEN to everything you wrote!

more than 4 years ago
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Gizmodo Blows Whistle On 4G iPhone Loser

BSDetector Suckers All (853 comments)

iPads run countries, iPhones get lost - Yeah right!

more than 4 years ago
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Retired Mainframe Pros Lured Back Into Workforce

BSDetector If I had to pick... (223 comments)

If I had to pick hardware and software as if my life depended on it - it would be an IBM mainframe with the latest and greatest version of MVS (or whatever the current name of it is) on it.

more than 5 years ago
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First Look At Microsoft Silverlight 3

BSDetector Re:Do not want (228 comments)

Learn to count -- "I do not want" = 4 words!

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Sets Record With Monster Patch Tuesday

BSDetector Re:Apple Safari Jumbo Patch 50+ Vulnerabilities Fi (237 comments)

So how come when Microsoft releases a BETA product and bugs are found in it that the same consideration isn't given to Microsoft and that BETA product? Oh - I know - its because it Microsoft and its not Apple!

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Sets Record With Monster Patch Tuesday

BSDetector Re:Apple Safari Jumbo Patch 50+ Vulnerabilities Fi (237 comments)

So in your math - a single product that has 50 patches is "better" than 10 updates/31 vulnerabilities for an entire platform? In an ideal world - there would be 0 bugs but since we don't live in an ideal world then ALL platforms - including your beloved MAC - will always be rife with issues. Of course you can't ever see that or admit that - when it comes to Apple/MAC's.

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Sets Record With Monster Patch Tuesday

BSDetector Apple Safari Jumbo Patch 50+ Vulnerabilities Fixed (237 comments)

So where is the Slashdot article on the following? It's as current as the Microsoft article from ZDNet! I guess as long as it puts Apple in a bad light - it gets ignored or even censored. But if it can be interpreted as Microsoft=BAD then let's up the font size and BOLD the headers!

"Apple Safari Jumbo Patch 50+ Vulnerabilities Fixed" - http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=3541/

Hypocrites!

more than 5 years ago
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Comic Sans, Font of Ill Will

BSDetector Stuff that Matters ???? (503 comments)

Just the fact that this is presented as "stuff that matters" says plenty about the maturity of the typical Slashdotter"!

more than 5 years ago
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Apple Censors App Store Rejection Notices

BSDetector Enjoying the Kool-Aid - I hope!!!! (477 comments)

Hey apple boyz!!! Hey stevie syncophants!!! Hey mac nuts!!! Hey ifonies!!!

ENJOY THE KOOL-AID!!! Hope you like the flavor!!!

more than 6 years ago

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BSDetector BSDetector writes  |  more than 6 years ago

BSDetector (1056962) writes "As was widely reported on ZDNet News, eWeek, InfoWorld and Computerworld — all leading industry publications — Apple released fixes on May 24, 2007 for vulnerabilities ranging from system takeover to denial-of-service attacks. It was the fifth security update released this year. It also marked the first time this year that an operating system security update from Apple did not patch a vulnerability disclosed by the January Month of Apple Bugs project. Today's update pushed Apple's year-to-date patch total to over 100. More than one of the affected flaws were called "critical" or "dangerous". Specifics about the security issues were available on the InfoWorld site at http://www.infoworld.com/article/07/05/25/Apple-fi xes-Mac-OS-X-flaws_1.html/ or the eWeek site at http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1895,2136578,00.as p/"
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BSDetector BSDetector writes  |  more than 7 years ago

BSDetector (1056962) writes "It seems that Apple hardware just ain't what it used to be according to Matthew Miller — ZDNet's Mobile Gadgeteer. The article is here:

http://blogs.zdnet.com/mobile-gadgeteer/?p=276"
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BSDetector BSDetector writes  |  more than 7 years ago

BSDetector (1056962) writes "According to a story in today's USA Today:

"Verizon Wireless, the No. 2 U.S. cellphone carrier, passed on the chance to be the exclusive distributor of the iPhone almost two years ago, balking at Apple's rich financial terms and other demands."

The article cites the demands for "control" that Apple and Steve Jobs as they attempted to bully Verizon.

The complete story can be found at http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/telecom/2 007-01-28-verizon-iphone_x.htm"

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