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Intel Launches Self-Encrypting SSD

Lehk228 Re:Intel has worked with the NSA (89 comments)

if the government really wants what is on your disk, they will put you in a small cage until you give up the keys, if they REALLY want it you will take a trip to an officially nonexistant location and find out what successively higher and higher voltage across your genitals feels like until you give up the key, or die.

yesterday
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CCP Games Explains Why Virtual Reality First Person Shooters Still Don't Work

Lehk228 eyelasers (154 comments)

arm the character with eyelasers (pew pew pew)

about a week ago
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Sexual Harassment Is Common In Scientific Fieldwork

Lehk228 Re:Such harassment (362 comments)

you seem lost, tumblr is that way ----->

about a week ago
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Selectively Reusing Bad Passwords Is Not a Bad Idea, Researchers Say

Lehk228 Re:Or Just Use a Password Manager (278 comments)

if that is how we are going to do things, why not use actual certificates instead of a password/certificate halfbreed?

about a week ago
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Mozilla Doubles Down on JPEG Encoding with mozjpeg 2.0

Lehk228 Re:The future turned out to not be so cool (129 comments)

I remember back when images over 15k needed to have a damned good reason for being over 15k

about two weeks ago
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The Least They Could Do: Amazon Charges 1 Cent To Meet French Free Shipping Ban

Lehk228 Re: Not France vs US (308 comments)

What France recognises is that employment makes the monetary system go round.

I supose automobile drivers should be required to carry a buggy whip else the whip manufactureres will have to lay people off

about two weeks ago
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BlackBerry's Innovation: Square-Screened Smartphones

Lehk228 Re:Looks cool (139 comments)

having spent the last ~5 years on BB, first a bold 9700 now a Q10, it absolutely is a phone for writing.

about two weeks ago
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FDA: We Can't Scale To Regulate Mobile Health Apps

Lehk228 ITT: (123 comments)

ITT: libertardian circlejerk

about two weeks ago
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No Shortage In Tech Workers, Advocacy Groups Say

Lehk228 Re:19,000 (401 comments)

what is needed is not violence against H1B workers, it's decent IT and programming unionization that is needed.

with combined political clout to fight against the existence of the H1B program we would stand a chance of maintaining decent wages. Existing H1B workers should be offered the choice of Lawful Permanent Resident so they can stay if they want or return to their home country.

about three weeks ago
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By 2045 'The Top Species Will No Longer Be Humans,' and That Could Be a Problem

Lehk228 spiders (564 comments)

just kidding, it will be spiders

about three weeks ago
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No Shortage In Tech Workers, Advocacy Groups Say

Lehk228 19,000 (401 comments)

there certainly is a shortage of tech workers in the US willing to work for 19,000/year

about three weeks ago
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New Chemical Process Could Make Ammonia a Practical Car Fuel

Lehk228 Re:I see a problem here... (380 comments)

it does if you won an ammonia plant and don't own an oil refinery

about a month ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Would It Take For You To Buy a Smartwatch?

Lehk228 not look like a smart watch (427 comments)

a smart watch that used a regular dial and had a siri-like but massively expanded voice prompt system, and it needs to use a kinetic charger or an induction charger so I never have to plug it in to anything for any reason.

about a month ago
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What Happens If You Have a Heart Attack In Space?

Lehk228 Re:Duh. (83 comments)

in space.

about a month ago
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Ask Slashdot: How Do You Ensure Creative Commons Compliance At Your Company?

Lehk228 you don't. (64 comments)

you have no way of verifying that whoever posted it to Flickr actually owns it or has rights to offer it under the stated license, and if you are easier to find than they are, guess who's getting sued for copyright infringement

about 1 month ago

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election cycle mod points

Lehk228 Lehk228 writes  |  about 2 years ago

too much election time seriousness, I am going to use all 5 mod points looking for funny posts to +

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New Computer

Lehk228 Lehk228 writes  |  about 7 years ago Preliminary parts list for my new computer, i may start with half the ram and reusing my old monitor to save money.


Athlon 64 X2 6000+ Windsor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103772

Maxtor MaXLine Pro 500 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16822144016

HIS Hightech Radeon X1950PRO 512MB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161061

2x pqi TURBO 4GB(2 x 2GB) DDR2 667 3-2-2-8 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820141241

ASUS V3-M2A690G bareboneshttp://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16856110077

CHIMEI CMV widescreen 5ms 16.7M color 1600x1050http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824252008

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