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Ask Slashdot: Unity/Gnome 3/Win8/iOS — Do We Really Hate All New GUIs?

Kakao Re:People also hated... (1040 comments)

And when the change makes things worse they fell they are right in hating changes.

more than 2 years ago
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Can Newegg Survive the Post-PC Future?

Kakao Still plenty of PCs for many years (559 comments)

Just because the number of mobiles is rising it does not mean the number o PCs is falling.

about 3 years ago
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Opportunities From the Twilight of Moore's Law

Kakao Re:I am a physicist (148 comments)

The only benefit from recent density improvements was cost reduction as it is possible to get more chips from the same wafer. There is no speed or energy usage improvement.

more than 3 years ago
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Was .NET All a Mistake?

Kakao Re:Not For My Company (688 comments)

That means 100 thousand per head a year. That is Ok. It is not that great.

more than 3 years ago
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CentOS Linux 6.0 Released

Kakao Re:Hurray for some stable Linux left in this world (184 comments)

Gnome 2: Move the pointer to the top left. Click once on the appllications menu. Click once on the sub-menu and lastly click on the application laucher. New Gnome 3 Shell: Move the pointer to the top left corner. Move it to the Application link. Click once or more until you hit that link. Now wait... Just a bit more... Once the applications menu appear move the cursor to the right edge of the screen. Click on the menu item once or more until you hit it. Now if you are lucky there will be few items to choose from. Else take a long look at the icons list to find the one you want. If it is not there just scroll down and keep searching.

more than 3 years ago
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New Gasoline Engine Prototype Claims 3X Current Engine Efficiency

Kakao Old news (377 comments)

A video from October 2009 is not news.

more than 3 years ago
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Google Fights Back Against Android Fragmentation

Kakao Same sin (373 comments)

They don't want the same they did to Java to happen to them

more than 3 years ago
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Abusing HTTP Status Codes To Expose Private Info

Kakao Re:Not quite (133 comments)

And it told me I was not logged into Gmail while I was. Firefox 3.6.13.

more than 3 years ago
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How To Protect Against Firesheep Attacks

Kakao It is not the server load (208 comments)

It is that it makes pages load slower because browsers do not cache SSL content unless the Cache-Control HTTP header is set to Public. When some of the content in a SSL page, like images, have that header set to Public the browser will show a warning stating that some of the content on that page is not secure frightening the user. So what will a site owner do? 1) Use SSL without browser caching and make the site much slower; 2) Use SSL setting some content as cacheable and risking loosing its users or; 3) Send everything in the open making the ignorant user happier?

more than 3 years ago
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Airbus Planning Transparent Planes

Kakao It will be made off (488 comments)

something that does not yet exist! Just wait a minute until I project my own plane with any unimaginable material and you will see what a wonder!

more than 4 years ago
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Adobe Goes To Flash 10.1, Forgoes Security Fix For 10

Kakao Re:Apple provided APIs (320 comments)

Lastly.... despite what the article summary says here on Slashdot, overall Flash performance is quite a bit better in 10.1, especially on OS X. Do your own benchmarking; you'll see for yourself.

I did. In Linux CPU utilization went from 20% to 80%. I want 10.0 back.

more than 4 years ago
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Red Hat Releases RHEL 6 Public Beta 1

Kakao SSD Trim support? (148 comments)

Is it included?

more than 4 years ago
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OnLive One Step Closer

Kakao Re:Is this a giant scam? (175 comments)

Apart from video frame rendering a modern PC can run multiple instances of a modern game.

more than 4 years ago
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Target.com's Aggressive SEO Tactic Spams Google

Kakao Re:Easy response (241 comments)

Why would we work to hinder one company's SEO work just to help another SEO'er?

In case one of them follow the rules and the other don't. Don't know if there is a rule breaking here.

more than 4 years ago
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Are You Using SPF Records?

Kakao Re:Use DomainKeys.. (263 comments)

How lucky you are. I have both SPF and DomainKeys implemented and one of my domains has plenty of problems with Hotmail and Yahoo. I send no lists. Never sent anything with a resemblance of spam. Only email confirmation emails. My IP is clean everywhere.

more than 4 years ago
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Are There Affordable Low-DPI Large-Screen LCD Monitors?

Kakao New glasses? (549 comments)

What about free regular ophthalmologist visits and glasses to those with blurry visions?

more than 4 years ago
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Plug vs. Plug — Which Nation's Socket Is Best?

Kakao Re:um no (1174 comments)

Sure the worse article about anything I have ever read. That said here in Brazil we are in the middle of a new plug standard change. This blog post has some pictures.

more than 4 years ago
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Toyota Experimenting With Joystick Control For Cars

Kakao Re:Force Feedback? (609 comments)

The joystick would not directly control the turn angle but the speed of the turn angle change. Much like in an airplane what is controlled is the speed at which the wings angle is changed and not the wings angle directly.

about 5 years ago

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Substituting ssl certificates served to employees

Kakao Kakao writes  |  about 5 years ago

Kakao (1626933) writes "I'm in a corporation where the web proxy substitutes the ssl certificates like in a "man in the middle attack" for another certificated by the corporation. Can I say the substitute certificate is a falsified one since the site (e.g. mail.google.com) didn't ask to be certified by the corporation? And if the corporation is itself a certificate authority? I know I'm in their intranet and I'm an employee so they have the right to know how I'm using my (their) time but shouldn't this practice be transparent in instead of "we won't tell if nobody notice"? Shouldn't it suffice to know which sites I visit and for how long in instead of peek at the traffic? How much local rules affect this in your country?"

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