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Congress Passes Bill Allowing Warrantless Forfeiture of Private Communications

Killjoy_NL Re:Rude Bastard! (379 comments)

Subtle, I love it :)

about two weeks ago

FBI Seizes Los Angeles Schools' iPad Documents

Killjoy_NL Re:oh hallelujah! (229 comments)

How about the guy getting paid under the table to accept these contracts?
You can't even appear to be biased in positions like that.

about three weeks ago

Student Uses Oculus Rift and Kinect To Create Body Swap Illusion

Killjoy_NL Re:Fatsos (88 comments)

You acting like an asshole like this might also have the result that somebody will be inclined to break your face and/or other parts of your body.
Since healthcare pays for that as well, we have a right to request that you don't act like a dick so you won't get your ass beaten for which healthcare pays.

about 5 months ago

UK May Kill the EU's Net Neutrality Law

Killjoy_NL Re:Why are they in the EU again? (341 comments)

The Netherlands, specifically Rotterdam is one of the biggest (if not the biggest) ports for europe, we did fine with borders, we are doing great with less borders.
Schiphol is a nice bonus.

about 7 months ago

Unlock Your Android Phone With Open Source Wearable NFC

Killjoy_NL Re:I'm in love (81 comments)

For wanking purposes. It's like fucking a router.


Why not? ;)

about 7 months ago

Game of Thrones Author George R R Martin Writes with WordStar on DOS

Killjoy_NL Re:Also (522 comments)

How about showing all genitalia being just more honest?
As a straight guy, I enjoy the female shots, but I am not bothered by the male shots.
The human body is the most natural thing in the world, let's not get ourselves into a tizzy about nature like this.

about 7 months ago

Game of Thrones Author George R R Martin Writes with WordStar on DOS

Killjoy_NL Re:Shut up..... (522 comments)

Do undead count?

about 7 months ago

New Cologne Answers the Question: "What Does a Bitcoin Smell Like?"

Killjoy_NL Re:So this is the stuff... (61 comments)

Lighten up, it's funny :)
Not everything has to be all serious.

about 7 months ago

Slashdot Tries Something New; Audience Responds!

Killjoy_NL Re:For us it would be. (2219 comments)

My name's Beta, you insensitive clod :P

about 10 months ago

How loud is your primary computer?

Killjoy_NL Re:Water cooling FTW (371 comments)

1. good watercooling is still expensive
2. I hesitate to put my mainboards natural predator, water, near it ;)

about a year ago

Battlefield 4 Banned In China

Killjoy_NL Re:First Shot (380 comments)

Only the Sith deal in absolutes ;)

about a year ago

The Quietest Place On Earth Will Cause You To Hallucinate In 45 Minutes

Killjoy_NL Re:BULL CRAP! (332 comments)

Now now, relax, being curious about something is not the same as how you interpreted it.
I think he meant that he would love experience the room, not being deaf.
If he did mean being deaf "Do not attribute to malice, that which can be adequately explained by stupidity".

1 year,20 days

CyanogenMod Installer Removed From Google Play Store

Killjoy_NL Re:Where's the outrage?! (255 comments)

And rightfully so, however, Google isn't making it impossible to install the CM mod or the installer.
I can understand their point of view, if a newb user is using this to install a different firmware and screws it up, he/she can't fix it and will try to claim warranty, which it will not be given. Then there would be courtcases and other shitstorm stuff that would damage Google because the user was stupid.

1 year,24 days

Germany: We Think NSA May Have Tapped Chancellor Merkel's Cell Phone

Killjoy_NL Re:Thanks again Snowden (267 comments)

Personally, I'm glad all of this is coming out, so I do say "Thanks Snowden, good job"

about a year ago

Germany: We Think NSA May Have Tapped Chancellor Merkel's Cell Phone

Killjoy_NL Re:Shocking (267 comments)

Yeah, I'd fire my spouse, out of a cannon into the sun :P

about a year ago

US Government Shutdown Ends

Killjoy_NL Re:Thank goodness (999 comments)

The Netherlands is at 17th place, pretty darn good I think and our healthcare is more like the ACA, it's been like that for many years.

Watch some of these, it isn't perfect but we are doing a darn good job

I recommend this one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHeZJS4K6J0

about a year ago



Jack Thompson shuffled out of court

Killjoy_NL Killjoy_NL writes  |  about 7 years ago

Killjoy_NL writes "Another nail in the coffin of dear old Jack Thompson. His $600 million case against Take 2 was thrown out by the judge.

Quote from the article "In disposing of the case, Judge Huling ruled that the Court did not have jurisdiction over Take Two and Sony, since neither corporation has offices in New Mexico. Judge Huling also ruled that New Mexico laws did not support Thompson's wrongful death claim in the case."

I hope people won't mind if I am smiling ear to ear right now over this.
Head on over to http://gamepolitics.com/2007/12/18/breaking-jack-thompsons-new-mexico-gta-lawsuit-is-thrown-out-by-judge/ for the scoop"

Link to Original Source

Killjoy_NL Killjoy_NL writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Killjoy_NL writes "In a surprising post-election statement at the WEB 2.0 summit, Eric Schmidt criticized Bush' privacy policies.
From the article: "The Google chief executive, Eric Schmidt, yesterday vowed to resist attempts by US president George W Bush's administration to obtain private information on internet users."
Also from the article: "Earlier this year, Google succeeded in having a subpoena allowing access to huge banks of data on the habits of web users overturned by a federal judge."

Would he also have done this if the republicans won the elections?

Read the complete article here http://www.prisonplanet.com/articles/november2006/ 081106Google.htm"

Killjoy_NL Killjoy_NL writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Killjoy_NL writes "The dutch secret service (AIVD) has revoked the licenses of the electronic voting machines in 35 cities in the Netherlands. They found that the radiosignal that was used to send the vote from the computer to the server could still be read from 10 meters.
"This is too big a risk to the privacy of voting, that's why we revoked the licenses. They can go back to paper voting or get different voting computers." Read here http://frontpage.fok.nl/nieuws/69868 for more (It's dutch, you might want to use the fish)

Elections are planned for November, it will be interesting to see what they will do."


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