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Southwest Airlines iPhone App Unencrypted, Vulnerable To Eavesdroppers

DigitalGodBoy No good deed... (139 comments)

You realize that you're about to be sued into oblivion right?

more than 2 years ago

Malicious QR Code Use On the Rise

DigitalGodBoy Shock Value (234 comments)

A while back, a friend of mine at a university printed up several dozen flyers with a QR code pointing to LemonParty and posted them around campus. Hilarity ensued as he took pictures of people's reactions as they scanned them.

about 3 years ago

Messaging Apps, VoIP Already Eating Into Carrier Revenue

DigitalGodBoy iMessage (225 comments)

My text usage has dropped about 85% now that iMessage is automatically taking every iPhone user's texts over the Apple's server systems. Pretty handy.

more than 3 years ago

TSA's VIPR Bites Rail, Bus, and Ferry Passengers

DigitalGodBoy I'm from Knoxville... (658 comments)

I didn't know we have bus service beyond a very basic series of downtown routes anymore. The TSA educated me today!

more than 3 years ago

Throttle Shared Users With OS X — Is It Possible?

DigitalGodBoy Change it in Launchd (403 comments)

This should help: sudo nano -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.AppleFileServer.plist Add in the following lines: LowPriorityIO This will cause the AFP server on the file share to have only spare access to the disk.

more than 4 years ago

Bach Launches Updated MP3 Format

DigitalGodBoy What? Why? (279 comments)

This was dead before they wrote the first line of the spec. The MP3 genie is out of the bottle and there's no amount of wishful thinking that can be done by the record companies to stuff it back in.

about 5 years ago

Apple Fails To Deliver On Windows 7 Boot Camp Promise

DigitalGodBoy Works fine on a Mac Pro (279 comments)

I had the RTM installed on a first-gen Mac Pro and everything worked out of the box. Sure the Apple drivers put a startup disk selector in, and fix the clock sync issue but driver-wise what's the point?

about 5 years ago

Google Upgrades Chrome To Beta For OS X, Linux

DigitalGodBoy Re:Beware Google's penchant for auto-updates... (197 comments)

Google's Keystone agent launchd object resides at ~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.google.keystone.agent on OS X. You can remove this file, but I assume Chrome will re-create it. Open it up with TextEdit and change the ProgramArguments string to "/dev/null" and you're done.

more than 5 years ago

Super Strength Substance Approaching Human Trials

DigitalGodBoy Re:No (425 comments)

Why is this not +5 Terrifying?

more than 5 years ago

Palin E-mail Hacker Indicted

DigitalGodBoy Some are more equal than others... (846 comments)

The only reason this is even news is because of the target. If there's no government communication on the account, why are the FBI and Secret Service involved?

How many times a day do bitter exs break into each others accounts? Nothing ever comes of those incidents.

more than 6 years ago


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