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FBI Seeks To Legally Hack You If You're Connected To TOR Or a VPN

BobSwi Mix it up (383 comments)

I'm going to start using punch cards, along with a Live USB distro

about two weeks ago
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Windows 10: Can Microsoft Get It Right This Time?

BobSwi Doubt it (489 comments)

Windows 10 will just be another spyware ridden OS, it wont let you uninstall OneDrive, the Camera app, or the Windows Store. It seems like it'll have at least 2 browsers again, at least 2 calculator apps, and default search is "Everywhere" (sending your search queries to MS).

about two weeks ago
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CES 2015: FTC Head Warns About Data Grabbed By Smart Gadgets

BobSwi Required Reading (62 comments)

Sounds like someone's been reading it: Industrial Society and Its Future (also called the "Unabomber Manifesto")

about three weeks ago
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CIA Lied Over Brutal Interrogations

BobSwi Welp (772 comments)

Thanks Osama!

about 2 months ago
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US Marshals Seize Police Stingray Records To Keep Them From the ACLU

BobSwi Out of control (272 comments)

This business will get out of control. It will get out of control and we'll be lucky to live through it.

about 8 months ago
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Largest-Yet EVE Online Battle Destroys $200,000 Worth of Starships

BobSwi EVE (463 comments)

Always more fun to read about EVE than it was to play it.

1 year,3 days
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Oppo's CyanogenMod Phone Gets Blessed To Run Google Apps

BobSwi Re:Root? (47 comments)

No, it'll probably be easy to do but it seems that root was not allowed: http://www.androidcentral.com/oppo-n1-cyanogenmod-edition-passes-google-cts-launching-dec-24 Writing on the CM-dev list, community lead Abhisek Devkota (better known as ciwrl) described it as "a major milestone for everyone in this project," adding "aside from root access, we were not forced to make any compromises in terms of features or functionality."

about a year ago
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Enormous Tunneling Machine 'Bertha' Blocked By 'The Object'

BobSwi Heart of the Mountain (339 comments)

Clearly it is the Arkenstone. They digged too greedily and too deep.

about a year ago

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