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Comcast Allegedly Asking Customers to Stop Using Tor

NewYork Application (405 comments)

Tor is an Application.
Comcast is an ISP.

How can an ISP restrict an Application?

5 hours ago
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Medical Milestone: Scientists Reset Human Stem Cells

NewYork Cancer (74 comments)

Can it be used to CURE Cancer?

2 days ago
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To Really Cut Emissions, We Need Electric Buses, Not Just Electric Cars

NewYork I'll stick with (485 comments)

"Energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be changed from one form to another" --Albert Einstein

5 days ago
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Why Munich Will Stick With Linux

NewYork I think (185 comments)

There are NO show stoppers in Linux.
Proprietary vendors will LOCK you.

about two weeks ago
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Could Tech Have Stopped ISIS From Using Our Own Heavy Weapons Against Us?

NewYork And (448 comments)

Quran is the culprit

about two weeks ago
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Grand Ayatollah Says High Speed Internet Is "Against Moral Standards"

NewYork IMO (542 comments)

Asking WHY is a taboo in every religion, not just Islam.

about two weeks ago
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Grand Ayatollah Says High Speed Internet Is "Against Moral Standards"

NewYork Wisdom (542 comments)

Religion was born when the first con man met the first fool

about two weeks ago
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U.S. Senator: All Cops Should Wear Cameras

NewYork Black police (643 comments)

Why can't you let Black police deal with Black culprits?

about three weeks ago
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Net Neutrality Is 'Marxist,' According To a Koch-Backed Astroturf Group

NewYork Just curious (531 comments)

Is paying taxes 'Marxist'?

about three weeks ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Do You Wish You'd Known Starting Out As a Programmer?

NewYork What else (548 comments)

Slashdot.

about three weeks ago
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The Benefits of Inequality

NewYork Buffet (254 comments)

Buffett's secretary Bosanek pays a tax rate of 35.8 percent of income, while Buffett pays a rate at 17.4 percent.
http://news.yahoo.com/warren-b...

about a month ago
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The Benefits of Inequality

NewYork Sounds like (254 comments)

The Benefits of Inflation

about a month ago
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Apple's Diversity Numbers: 70% Male, 55% White

NewYork Hiring trends (561 comments)

Big companies hire for their FUTURE requirements.
Small companies hire for their CURRENT requirements.

about a month ago
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Sniffing Out Billions In US Currency Smuggled Across the Border To Mexico

NewYork Inflation (158 comments)

US regime has been EXPORTING its inflation to rest of the world since 1971 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N...

about a month ago

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How Wall Street Uses Carried Interest as Tax Loophole

NewYork NewYork writes  |  about 2 years ago

NewYork writes "Romney skipped it because his entire Bain Capital career benefitted from it, and Obama skipped it because he’s derived a healthy portion of campaign funding from the same industry."
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What's the shelf life of a techie? Just 15 years

NewYork NewYork writes  |  about 2 years ago

NewYork writes ""The shelf life of a software engineer today is no more than that of a cricketer — about 15 years," says V R Ferose, MD of German software major SAP's India R&D Labs that has over 4,500 employees . "The 20-year-old guys provide me more value than the 35-year-olds do.""
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Goat scam

NewYork NewYork writes  |  about 2 years ago

NewYork writes "A company promising hefty returns on investments made for rearing goats has come under the scanner of market regulator Sebi, India and action may be initiated against it as early as next week.

Claiming to have large goat-rearing farms in northern parts of the country, Beetal Livestock & Farm (P) Ltd had solicited investments from the public with a promise of 2 per cent monthly returns, and doubling of money in 3-4 years."

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Is India UNCIVILIZED for your girl child?

NewYork NewYork writes  |  about 2 years ago

NewYork writes "As per National Crime Records Bureau, every 22 minutes a rape is committed in India and out of which 30% are against minors.
The conviction rate is below 25%, police refuse to register the complaint, rapist relatives visit victim's house to show off their hegemony and Indian politicians are saying gang-rape is consensual sex."

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