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TSA Reminds You Not To Travel With Hand Grenades

SwedishCoward Re:Those are legal?!?! (378 comments)

It's in order to implement BYOD for the army. Publicly owned weapons would be kinda socialist, you know.

about a year ago
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NSA Firing 90% of Its Sysadmins

SwedishCoward Re:Hmm (634 comments)

"how the FUCK do you think everything is going to get done with 90 people?"

Block access to Slashdot?

about a year ago
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How To Build a Simple Open Source Server Monitoring Solution With Mobile Support

SwedishCoward Re:Thanks for the ad (58 comments)

Or as Bill Gates would put it, "When you're dying of malaria, nothing sucks more than finding an 'Error establishing database connection' on your blog hours after the fact".

about a year ago
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The Rise of Linux In In-Vehicle Infotainment

SwedishCoward Hidden features? (123 comments)

- Regexp search for radio stations
- Job commute as a cron job
- vi as default editor

about a year ago
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U.S. Independence Day is a ...

SwedishCoward Good times?! (330 comments)

If you see a poll about Good times, don't answer it. It will ruin your computer!

about a year ago
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Patching Software on Another Planet

SwedishCoward Re:News? (96 comments)

I remember a lecturer telling exactly this story when I took a real-time systems course circa 2001...

about a year ago
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Who Will Teach U.S. Kids To Code? Rupert Murdoch

SwedishCoward Not coding but hackning (138 comments)

Murdoch's people don't code - but they sure know how to hack!

about a year ago
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Dotcom Alleges Megaupload Raid Was Part of Deal To Film The Hobbit

SwedishCoward Re:Humle Kim (112 comments)

Humble.

about a year and a half ago
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Dotcom Alleges Megaupload Raid Was Part of Deal To Film The Hobbit

SwedishCoward Humle Kim (112 comments)

I think this time he is being humle. I mean he didn't claim to have written The Hobbit.

about a year and a half ago
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Slashdot Asks: How Will You Replace Google Reader?

SwedishCoward Re:With NSA Reader! (335 comments)

Are all the Soviet Russia jokes on NSA from now on?

about a year and a half ago
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Beer Drone Delivery Service For South African Music Festival

SwedishCoward Why not beer as a cloud service? (61 comments)

Raining beer - funnel included for premium subscribers.

about a year and a half ago
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Windows 8 Killing PC Sales

SwedishCoward Re:The "lightweight" person that you mention (1010 comments)

Most of the things that used to be standalone applications they now do online:
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In short, Windows loses the home market when the home users switch from the old pirated copy of Office 2003 to cloud services.

about a year and a half ago
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Windows 8 Killing PC Sales

SwedishCoward Re:Like a refrigerator (1010 comments)

The "death of the PC" has been overhyped. The PC isn't dead, it's just mature.

Agree. And like refrigurators, people won't use put them all over their houses. PCs (as we know them) will resign to the home offices again, after their recent advancements to living rooms and kitchens. Tablets are designed to be home-user media machines, PCs are designed for work.

about a year and a half ago
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Google's Idea of Productivity Is a Bad Fit For Many Other Workplaces

SwedishCoward Agile (167 comments)

Author is obsessed with the random encounters idea but effective teamworking is hardly mentioned at all. In my view Agile is what's killing telework.

about a year and a half ago
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No Such Thing As a Tax-Free Lunch At Google?

SwedishCoward Re:slow news day? (631 comments)

This seems perfectly normal to me. I can't see why everyone seems so puzzled about the idea of tax on benefits. But then of course taxes are a national sport here in Sweden.

about a year and a half ago
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What's your usual coffee-making method?

SwedishCoward Re:Never liked coffee (584 comments)

Ever since I was a teenager people around me have kept telling me "You'll grow to like it". Well, I'm 30 now and I still don't like coffee. I've come to enjoy a lot of foods and beverages that are considered acquired tastes but never coffee.

You'll grow to like it.

more than 2 years ago
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Sony Buys Ericsson Out For $1.47 Billion

SwedishCoward Ericsson doesn't need the phones anymore (64 comments)

Ericsson has never been good at consumer electronics. The main reason for not quitting phone making 10 years ago was to secure supply of phones compatible with the mobile network standards they were advocating.

about 3 years ago
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My phone is ...

SwedishCoward Un-unlockable by PIN (274 comments)

It worked for so long I forgot the PIN code. So when it finally hung I need the PUK code...

more than 3 years ago

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Julian Assange in TV interview

SwedishCoward SwedishCoward writes  |  more than 4 years ago

SwedishCoward (1838398) writes "WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in an exclusive interview in swedish TV on thursday, meeting some of the recent criticisms. Published on the web was also some extra material from the interview concerning the legal issues of publication in Sweden.

Main interview: http://svtplay.se/v/2105005/rapport/assange_om_kritiken_fran_hjalporganisationerna
Extra material: http://svtplay.se/v/2104836/rapport/wikileaks_julian_assange_i_kvall_i_aktuellt"

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