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Twitter Sued By British Soccer Player

Mr_Congeniality Sounds like someone 'famous' is out of cash (264 comments)

Let's see if this makes the Guinness Book of World Records for "Shortest time a case lasted in court until being thrown out." Twitter is a social networking site. If I had people talking trash about me on their Facebook wall, it would make no sense at all to sue Facebook because of what that person said.

more than 3 years ago
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Robotic "Tongue" Lets You French Kiss Over The Internet

Mr_Congeniality WOW (136 comments)

This is epic...in an extremely awkward and creepy way. It's nice to know that I could always have Courtney Love make out with me without catching the herp.

more than 3 years ago
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1/3 of People Can't Tell 48Kbps Audio From 160Kbps

Mr_Congeniality I can definitely tell the difference... (567 comments)

I can definitely tell the difference between lossless and lossy audio completely. 320kbps and Lossless can be a gray line sometimes, but I can definitely tell 256kbps and 192kbps between lossless.

more than 5 years ago
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Wikileaks Pages Added To Australian Internet Blacklist

Mr_Congeniality Well, that's just full of fashion (437 comments)

No wonder our world is going to hell. This amount of control and censorship is unacceptable.

more than 5 years ago
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AT&T, Comcast To Join RIAA Team

Mr_Congeniality Hasn't it been proved? (360 comments)

The more control they impose on us, the worse the whole situation is going to get. Music and movie sales are going to continue to go down, and they'll naturally blame it on piracy, but in truth, customers are being scared away by this whole thing.

more than 5 years ago
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Nielsen Sends Wikipedia DMCA Takedown For Station Descriptions

Mr_Congeniality Re:Facts (278 comments)

I absolutely agree.

more than 6 years ago
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Ubuntu Satanic Edition Banned From Distrowatch

Mr_Congeniality Re:DistroWatch = Hypocrites (24 comments)

So you are comparing people who worship satan to child porn? You are a dumbass.

more than 6 years ago
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Ubuntu Satanic Edition Banned From Distrowatch

Mr_Congeniality DistroWatch = Hypocrites (24 comments)

can you say "censorship"? I get the feeling that the distrowatch dude is a religious republican who is against fairness and other religious practices. I have to say that it's stupid that Satanic Edition is not ok (even if I am not a satanist) but yet the muslim and christian editions are. What hypocrisy!

more than 6 years ago

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Lionsgates files DCMA complaints from contest

Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 6 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "It seems YouTube has partnered with Lionsgate to create a contest for users to create their own trailer "mash-ups" for the film "W." for publicity. Users are allowed to use clips provided to them by Lionsgate and Oliver Stone even introduces the contest himself, inviting and encouraging the users to use the content to create their own videos. But be careful, if you create your own "mash-ups", trailers, or even participate in the contest, you will get hit with a DMCA copyright claim by Lionsgate, and possibly face account deletion or suspension. Several users (including myself) are already being hit with the copyright claims from Lionsgate.

Niether Lionsgate or YouTube have released an official statement regarding the situation, probably because they don't even know about it yet. One thing is certain, however, Oliver Stone is not going to be happy."

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World of Warcraft hits consoles with "Molten C

Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 6 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "The popular MMORPG "World of Warcraft" is coming to consoles in a form based on the raid dungeon "The Molten Core". "World of Warcraft: The Molten Core" will include single-player and multiplayer versions, as well as 10 bosses with 6 unique models. You can also move in 8 unique directions, explore lush 2D environments, all in the glory of 192i resolution with revolutionary AI and user interface. The game will be available for Atari 2600 systems, with plans for more console systems to be announced in the future. No official release date has been set."
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World of Warcraft servers fall victim to exploit

Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 7 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "Players of the popular MMORPG "World of Warcraft" may be having more problems to deal with than resurrecting at the graveyard. An unknown person is using a recently discovered exploit to crash the game's servers, that could potentially interrupt game-play for all subscribers. A poster representing Blizzard on the World of Warcraft website claims that Blizzard is aware of the issue and is working to resolve it as soon as possible. Rolling restarts have been planned, but there is no word if the restarts will resolve the issue."
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Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 7 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "It seems as though that fans of the much accliamed Grand Theft Auto series are going to have to wait a little bit longer for the much awaited trailer for the franchise's next installment. Rockstar's servers, including the one that hosts Rockstar's homepage, is completely overloaded with traffic. Users are desperately flocking to other websites like GTANet and GTA4.net, but even these websites are being overloaded as well. More to come as this story develops."
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Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "Win-Vista.net has information that a Microsoft Executive leaked the general release date for the new Windows OS named "Vista", Office 2007, and Exchange 2007. The products are set for release on December 5th, 2006. This could produce better than expected results for Microsoft, now that they are releasing Vista and Office 2007 before Christmas."
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Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "North Korea seems determined to continue its nuclear weapons program, and hours ago, the next step was taken when North Korea tested a nuclear weapon. Could this mean that the US is on the brink of nuclear desctruction?

From the article: "South Korean government officials said North Korea performed its first-ever nuclear weapons test Monday, the South's Yonhap news agency reported...The North said last week it would conduct a nuclear test as part of its deterrent against a possible U.S. invasion.""
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Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "Top Tech News has an article about how Windows Vista is the most unstable and buggiest of all Windows Operating Systems yet, according to Joe Wilcox, an Industry Anaylst. It's filled with bugs and blue screens, and testers are also demanding for a 3rd Beta as well. Could this be Windows ME all over again? Former Micrsoft blogger Robert Scolbe says that 'This sucker is just not ready.'"
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Mr_Congeniality Mr_Congeniality writes  |  more than 8 years ago

Mr_Congeniality writes "It seems as though the latest version of Xorg for Ubuntu has put Ubuntu Linux users through an unprecidented amount of stress. The latest update from the Ubuntu Repositories has a critical bug that prevents the X system from starting up at all, therefore disabling the User Interface. However, have no fear, because the fix is here. Users can simply fix this problem from downgrading which will rollback the problem. There are instructions on the Ubuntu Forums of how to fix the problem here. It's also become obvious within the last couple of hours that this update is effecting the entire Ubuntu universe using Dapper Drake."

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