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No Nobel For Nick Holonyak Jr, Father of the LED

Elbart Re:Not about wars (276 comments)

Mandela had that covered.

about two weeks ago
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Test-Driving a $35 Firefox OS Smartphone

Elbart Re:Buffering.. (132 comments)

Seven years ago.

about two weeks ago
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Microsoft's Asimov System To Monitor Users' Machines In Real Time

Elbart Re:Data != knowledge (269 comments)

B-but stats! Numbers! Shiny colorful pie-charts! Graphs!

about three weeks ago
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Apple Allegedly Knew of iCloud Brute-Force Vulnerability Since March

Elbart Re:Not Brute Force (93 comments)

tender trying.

about three weeks ago
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Debian Switching Back To GNOME As the Default Desktop

Elbart Re: Why not KDE (403 comments)

Ow!

about a month ago
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Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5

Elbart Re:Because of Apple engineering (264 comments)

I heard iOS-bytes only need to save seven bits, is that true?

about a month ago
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Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5

Elbart Re: It costs power (264 comments)

So much for "cutting the cord".
How were people with those low-end 8GB-iPhones doing the OTA-update?

about a month ago
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Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5

Elbart Re:Edge cases (264 comments)

It's not alarming for the shareholders.

about a month ago
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Why the iPhone 6 Has the Same Base Memory As the iPhone 5

Elbart Re:Edge cases (264 comments)

THERE IS NO SUBSIDY! You're just paying the full price over the span of two years. It's a loan.

about a month ago
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Apple Edits iPhone 6's Protruding Camera Out of Official Photos

Elbart Re:Why does it matter? (425 comments)

Isn't this like putting the Mona Lisa in a case?

about a month ago
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Why Google Is Pushing For a Web Free of SHA-1

Elbart Re:First movers nothing. (108 comments)

"without any real warning at all"
Wrong. That time you added an exception back in 2013 was the warning. Now deal with it.

about a month and a half ago
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Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans

Elbart Re:Flashblock. (108 comments)

It also blocks autoplaying HTML5-videos, or at least did so some time ago.

about a month and a half ago
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Google Introduces HTML 5.1 Tag To Chrome

Elbart Re:Question... (94 comments)

Great, another reason to switch to Chrome.

about 1 month ago
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Study: Ad-Free Internet Would Cost Everyone $230-a-Year

Elbart Re:Products will be cheaper. (611 comments)

Funny, how nobody seems to pick up this point. Indeed, we are already paying the 230 bucks.

about a month ago
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Google Expands Safe Browsing To Block Unwanted Downloads

Elbart Re:You just can't make this stuff up (106 comments)

It's bundling McAfee when you download the Flash player with Firefox, but it's bundling Chrome when you download it in IE. :)

about 2 months ago
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Skype Blocks Customers Using OS-X 10.5.x and Earlier

Elbart Re:Sure... (267 comments)

and would pay for itself in power savings within a year.

Your math is way off.

about 2 months ago
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Georgia Tech Researchers Jailbreak iOS 7.1.2

Elbart Re:Easy As 1 (136 comments)

Why is this rated -1?

about 3 months ago

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