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What percentage of your media consumption is streamed?

Number42 Ever Since Hulu Started Blocking VPNs... (147 comments)

The percentage of media I stream has dropped to nearly none (Netflix doesn't have any shows that interest me besides Futurama). I torrent all the movies/shows/anime I watch, all my music is local, and my books are hardcopies.

5 days ago
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Favorite "Go!" Phrase?

Number42 Obvious Best Choice (701 comments)

"Take off every ZIG! You know what you doing. Move ZIG. For great justice."

about two weeks ago
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Dungeons & Dragons' Influence and Legacy

Number42 Re: Message to George RR Martin: (127 comments)

Yeah, with those in mind, I'd say he's running 1e with most magic houseruled out.

about two weeks ago
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Dungeons & Dragons' Influence and Legacy

Number42 Re:Message to George RR Martin: (127 comments)

But what if ASoIaF is actually a retelling of the events in a campaign he's GMing?

about two weeks ago
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New OpenSSL Man-in-the-Middle Flaw Affects All Clients

Number42 Re:Closed source software (217 comments)

Apple's SSL implementation is actually open source, but true, the only upstream contributor to that repository is Apple.

about 2 months ago
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New OpenSSL Man-in-the-Middle Flaw Affects All Clients

Number42 Re:This is awesome (217 comments)

Apple's SSL implementation is open source too.

about 2 months ago
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Apple Announces New Programming Language Called Swift

Number42 Re:What took them so long? (636 comments)

Swift is still new, it might become more community-oriented as it matures. I think the term you're looking for here is "open source with one upstream contributor."

about 2 months ago
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Apple Announces New Programming Language Called Swift

Number42 Re:Multi-platform matters (636 comments)

Seeing as Apple has been pretty consistent with LLVM/Clang being open source, I wouldn't see why they wouldn't open source it.

about 2 months ago
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Apple Announces New Programming Language Called Swift

Number42 Re:looks decent (636 comments)

It's not really a proprietary language (and neither is Objective-C, for the same reason) because it compiles using LLVM/Clang, which is open source.

about 2 months ago
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Apple Announces New Programming Language Called Swift

Number42 Re:What took them so long? (636 comments)

proprietary standards

Swift compiles with LLVM/Clang, which is open source. So I wouldn't call the standard proprietary, as anyone can fork it.

about 2 months ago
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To distress my enemies, I'd force on them ...

Number42 Re:Overthinking it. (199 comments)

But with "ads that pretend to be security alerts," you can give them malware too (provided that they're stupid enough and that it's convincing enough).

about 2 months ago
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The Sudden Policy Change In Truecrypt Explained

Number42 Re: people ruin everything (475 comments)

Don't forget to download some more RAM too, just in case.

about 2 months ago
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Which desktop environment do you like the best?

Number42 OS X user here (611 comments)

Aqua. Just werks, looks nice, and is functional.

about 2 months ago
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Facebook Refuses To Share Employee Race and Gender Data

Number42 Re:One drop rule? (250 comments)

you might have significant P.R. issues.

So that's why there aren't that many black Klansmen! I'd always wondered.

about 2 months ago
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The Truth About OpenGL Driver Quality

Number42 Re:Just bought a GTX 660.... (158 comments)

you dont have any games to worry about

Have you even looked at the OS X/Linux sections of the Steam Store?

about 3 months ago

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