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Mystery Missile Launched Near LA

ciscoeng "...speculated Ellsworth." (858 comments)

'"It could be a test-firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile from a submarine to demonstrate, mainly to Asia, that we can do that," speculated Ellsworth. '

What likely happened:

Obama: So, Mr. Ambassador, if you'll be so kind as to turn on CNN. Oh hey, look at that, we launched an ICBM. Rest assured, your enemies are our enemies."

more than 4 years ago
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Mystery Missile Launched Near LA

ciscoeng Re:Hmmm .... (858 comments)

#1.

  This wasn't a Chinese sub sitting off the coast of SF. Our military would've dropped a collective deuce. This is missile-waving to get someone's attention.

more than 4 years ago
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Bjarne Stroustrup Reflects On 25 Years of C++

ciscoeng Reflect? (553 comments)

No, no. You're thinking of C#!

more than 4 years ago
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Many More Android Apps Leaking User Data

ciscoeng Re:15 of the 30... (299 comments)

"This is OnStar. You appear to be traveling at a high rate of speed after stopping at a bank. Do you require police assistance?"

more than 4 years ago
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Generic Passwords Expose Student Data

ciscoeng no sheep sherlock (251 comments)

"Over the past three years, there has never been a single concern voiced to Red Schoolhouse by any teacher or other user of OARS about system security."

  No kidding? You mean everyone used a default password for years, and didn't complain? Definitely a spin to take the heat off the company. The software should come with a big read warning sign, "Change the default password, and give each user a unique password!"

more than 9 years ago

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