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Torvalds: I Made Community-Building Mistakes With Linux

NewYork Truth (387 comments)

"If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you." --Oscar

3 days ago
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Statisticians Uncover What Makes For a Stable Marriage

NewYork Patience. (445 comments)

I'd say it's patience, patience and patience because men and women have different/distinct priorities in life.

about a week ago
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The Correct Response To Photo Hack Victim-Blamers

NewYork Honesty (622 comments)

Can we demand honesty?

about a week ago
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2014 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay

NewYork Communal Award (144 comments)

In 1932 British regime recommended Independent States for SC/ST/Dalit/Untouchable/Muslim/Sikh/Christian/Parsi/Buddhist/Jain communities in 2nd Round Table Conference. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wik...

about two weeks ago
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What's Been the Best Linux Distro of 2014?

NewYork LXDE (302 comments)

I'm happy with LXDE

about two weeks ago
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Former Infosys Recruiter Says He Was Told Not To Hire US Workers

NewYork Re:Corporate Malfeasance (293 comments)

If you meet anybody from India ask him "What Is Your Caste?" If he answers it, then you're doomed. Because he has already injected Cancer into your Country. Caste is like Cancer. It cannot be Cured. It has to be Cut-Off. http://www.washingtonpost.com/...

about two weeks ago
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Former Infosys Recruiter Says He Was Told Not To Hire US Workers

NewYork Re:Huh (293 comments)

Infosys management is making money by selling "wage slaves" to US/EU clients.

about two weeks ago
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Why America Won't Match Sweden's Cheap, Fast, Competitive Internet Services

NewYork Re:Money money money (346 comments)

In democracy it's your vote in elections that counts; In "feudalism" it's your count that votes.

about two weeks ago
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US Says It Can Hack Foreign Servers Without Warrants

NewYork Re:Color Me Surprised (335 comments)

You've to EARN dollars to buy OPEC Oil.
USA can PRINT dollars to buy OPEC Oil.

about two weeks ago
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US Says It Can Hack Foreign Servers Without Warrants

NewYork Re:So what they are saying... (335 comments)

http://qz.com/276705/where-in-the-world-people-want-to-work-abroad/

about two weeks ago
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Co-Founder of PayPal Peter Thiel: Society Is Hostile To Science and Technology

NewYork Endowment effect (238 comments)

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endowment_effect

about two weeks ago

Submissions

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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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