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Linux Foundation, Linux.com Sites Down To Fix Security Breach

br4nd0nh3at Re:What a CROCK OF CRAP (you're off)... (101 comments)

I'm new to Linux, and have become quite worried with Linux security.

Looking at your post, I went to the links you provided.
http://secunia.com/advisories/product/6436/?task=statistics_2011

Scrolling down reveals this:
"PLEASE NOTE: The statistics provided should NOT be used to compare the overall security of products against one another. It is IMPORTANT to understand what the below comments mean when using the statistics, especially when using the statistics to compare the vulnerability aspects of different products."

If you continue reading it goes goes into further detail.

Then I look at these pages
http://secunia.com/advisories/product/27467/
http://secunia.com/advisories/product/2719/?task=advisories

This supports your comment.

Can you explain this?

about 3 years ago
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Massive Diamond Found Orbiting Pulsar

br4nd0nh3at Re:Value (204 comments)

I'd say make it a mini-Death Star. We can scorch the universe.

more than 3 years ago
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Getting the Latest Rover To Mars

br4nd0nh3at Re:Stop me if I'm wrong but... (191 comments)

A chute and big bouncy can cause many problems. Especially depending on the order in which they fire.

more than 3 years ago
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Shuttleworth: Chrome Nearly Replaced FF In Ubuntu

br4nd0nh3at Re:I'd miss the Firefox addons (204 comments)

I use Chromium's built-in javascript blocker.
It also has a
flash video downloader
and flashgot extensions (plugins).
Works fine for me.

more than 3 years ago
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Samsung Wants To See iPhone 5 and iPad 3

br4nd0nh3at Re:What goes around... (136 comments)

Well said. I'm also asked that each time I whip out my Dell Streak.

more than 3 years ago
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Google Is Serious, Chrome 13 Hides URL Bar

br4nd0nh3at Re:And all for what? (417 comments)

Go to the link, it's 1 option out of 4.

more than 3 years ago
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Why Does the US Cling To Imperial Measurements?

br4nd0nh3at Re:Don't know why - but I like it (2288 comments)

This topic should be burned with fire.

As a side note; your explanation of the metric equivalent just means that it is simpler, not more natural.

I believe people think that the imperial system is more natural because you can use yourself as the tool. For example a foot, I can estimate them by using my foot (give or take an inch) [or you can say it's 12 inches]. An inch is about the length from my fingertips to the joint closest to it.

{Where they originated from is up in the air, but you can use those right now at your desk}

more than 3 years ago
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An Open Letter To PC Makers: Ditch Bloatware, Now!

br4nd0nh3at Dell? (609 comments)

I've setup a lot of Dell PCs, and there isn't that much bloatware on them. Moreover not that many programs starting up upon logon. Usually you have to disable the Dell dock that's it.

HP on the other hand...

more than 3 years ago
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First Impressions of the 11th Doctor Who

br4nd0nh3at Re:The Companion (379 comments)

I disagree with that mainly because, for a woman with her looks I'd say all three are on average perfectly viable.

more than 4 years ago
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Plasma Device Kills Bacteria On Skin In Seconds

br4nd0nh3at Re:Okay, I know this is off-topic... (237 comments)

Anonymous posting.. . failed.

Embarassment not thwarted.

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It took server br4nd0nh3at approximately 59 seconds to write this post.

more than 4 years ago
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Console Makers Worry Over Growing Competition From Apple

br4nd0nh3at Imagine this (281 comments)

And check this out; with Windows Mobile 7 coming out with phones with a 1 Ghz processor (and snapdragon or tegra whatever it's called) I'm sure gaming on phones will get even better. I think Apple will definitely start focusing "hardcore" on an Apple Game Store.

about 5 years ago
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Attractive Women Make Men Temporarily Stupid

br4nd0nh3at An Educated Answer? (652 comments)

Kill all beautiful women! Oh wait does that count?

about 5 years ago
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Nokia Leaks Phone With Full GNU/Linux Distribution

br4nd0nh3at Re:Hmmm (621 comments)

Sounds like an advertisement for the Death Star.

more than 5 years ago
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UK's FSA Finds No Health Benefits To Organic Food

br4nd0nh3at The difference (921 comments)

There is one difference, the price.

more than 5 years ago
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NASA's LRO Captures High-Res Pics of Apollo Landing Sites

br4nd0nh3at Re:Is it just me or... (197 comments)

no that is just what photoshop does sometimes, oh wait I mean......

more than 5 years ago
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For Airplane Safety, Trying To Keep Birds From Planes

br4nd0nh3at Deer Repeller (368 comments)

Anyone know if those Deer warning things on cars work for birds? Put those on a plane.

more than 5 years ago
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Computers Key To Air France Crash

br4nd0nh3at Talk to a real pilot (911 comments)

I must agree with the original post. Though it does sound a tad Pro-American. (what's the harm in that?) It's funny because I was talking to a 767 pilot Sunday about this and he said the same thing about the Airbus.

more than 5 years ago
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Japanese ESRB Bans Rape Depiction In Games

br4nd0nh3at Why? (662 comments)

Sometimes I really hate human beings. Whether the game helps or not is not the question, rape is detestable.

more than 5 years ago

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