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50% of Apple's Revenue Comes From the iPhone

ControversialMatt Wait... (292 comments)

Apple has products other than the iPhone?

more than 3 years ago

Venezuela's Chavez To Limit Internet Freedom

ControversialMatt Re:Sure it is. (452 comments)

Chavez is a dictator[snip]

Don't let Sean Penn hear you say that!

more than 4 years ago

James Bond Villain Data Center

ControversialMatt In the SPECTRE vein... (103 comments)

Are servers dropped into a Piranha filled pool when they fail?

more than 5 years ago

Energy Secretary Chu Endorses "Clean Coal"

ControversialMatt Re:Peak Oil (464 comments)

Why not research the hell out of the subject and sell it to them in 10 years when they realize that they're killing their population with pollution?

That of course, would require that China give a damn about their population.

more than 5 years ago

EFF Says Obama Warrantless Wiretap Defense Is Worse than Bush

ControversialMatt Re:This isn't a 180 (904 comments)

Your point would be compelling if those numbers weren't from five and a half years ago.
I'd think the overall mindset of the electoral base has changed just a wee bit, no?

more than 5 years ago

Strange Glitches In Games

ControversialMatt Re:Pokemon (282 comments)

Ahh Missingno, how I loved thee.
He was the cornerstone of my Player vs. Player Pokemon team. If anyone managed to beat my first five level 99 pokemon (thanks to Missingno's rare candy explot), he'd come into play. The game would then crash because Red and Blue didnt like to play nice with him over the cable. I've yet to lose a player vs player battle.

more than 5 years ago

Interview With the Author of "Mastering Cat"

ControversialMatt Re:I tried mastering cat. (243 comments)

There's your problem. It's not your cat, you're his person.

more than 5 years ago

Online Banking Customers Migrating To Lynx

ControversialMatt Re:Why not? Ascii is everything. (220 comments)

Pfth. You command line wussies are gonna be the next to be hit while those of us who read the packets straight from the CAT-5 laugh at your insecure browsers.

more than 5 years ago

Conficker Worm Strike Reports Start Rolling In

ControversialMatt Re:This just in... (508 comments)

I figured it'd just DDoS 4chan....again.

more than 5 years ago

Kentucky Officials "Changed Votes At Voting Machines"

ControversialMatt Re:Uh, not exactly a voting machine security flaw (494 comments)

Which is interesting, because it contradicts the image many of us have of the average end user. Personally I believed that they would be programmed by now to automatically click OK on any popup without reading it.

more than 5 years ago

Mass Effect 2 Announced For Early 2010

ControversialMatt Re:Sequels (72 comments)

They could do a best (or worst) of both worlds: Madden Effect 2010

more than 5 years ago

Did Bat Hitch a Ride To Space On Discovery?

ControversialMatt Re:The Truth (422 comments)


Please don't give Hollwood ideas for another Twilight movie.

more than 5 years ago

Did Bat Hitch a Ride To Space On Discovery?

ControversialMatt Re:119V-0080 (422 comments)

i can haz spaceflight?

more than 5 years ago

What Has Fox Got Against Its Own Sci-Fi Shows?

ControversialMatt Re:Friday isn't all that bad (753 comments)

It's always possible they're trying to pull the Friday night viewers from SciFi.

And if wikipedia is to be believed, SG:1 is the second longest running SciFi TV series, second only to the juggernaut that is Dr. Who.

more than 5 years ago

Norton Users Worried By PIFTS.exe, Stonewalling By Symantec

ControversialMatt Re:Windows Users Beware... (685 comments)

People pirate Norton?


more than 5 years ago

Norton Users Worried By PIFTS.exe, Stonewalling By Symantec

ControversialMatt Re:Windows Users Beware... (685 comments)

DOS attacks are never warranted, and are ultimatly counterproductive. Best thing you can do to show your dissatisfaction with a company is to hit them where it hurts, deny them your business in the future.

more than 5 years ago

Texas Judge Orders Identification of Topix Trolls

ControversialMatt Can you imagine.... (344 comments)

...what the result would be if they visited 4chan instead?

more than 5 years ago


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