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Pee On Your Phone STD Test

conteXXt Cell phone? (208 comments)

Why a cell phone? Why not just a usb dongle + software?

about 4 years ago
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Sentence Spacing — 1 Space or 2?

conteXXt Re:False assumption (814 comments)

I think this is the joke.

more than 4 years ago
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Mandatory Use of Open Standards In Hungary

conteXXt Isn't it obvious? (163 comments)

XML for the win

  (and for programmers for the next 50 generations)

more than 4 years ago
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KDE Rebrands, Introduces KDE Plasma Desktop

conteXXt Re:SYNERGY! (364 comments)

synergy(the software, NOT the buzzword) is awesome. I hope it never gets renamed to something I won't be able to find down the road.

about 5 years ago
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New Web-Based Netbook From Litl — Based On Clutter, Uncluttered

conteXXt Re:Why this won't fail (109 comments)

As $YOUR_DIETY is my witness, I swear to name any illegitimate children I spawn (yeah, yeah, except it really COULD happen in my case) Havoc.

(Winky, Smurfette, and Booger will be very jealous though)

about 5 years ago
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EFF Warns TI Not To Harass Calculator Hobbyists

conteXXt Re:Uh, why just TI? (405 comments)

Exactly. If the EFF decides to pursue this to the end, it will more than likely give others pause when trying to stop people from USING their PURCHASED electronic devices.

They aren't talking about "hacking IP". They are talking about using hardware, think linux on Intel hardware. If Intel required signed bootloaders, do you think the law would protect them too?

more than 5 years ago
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World Copyright Summit and the Lies of the Copyright Industry

conteXXt Re:Wait a second... (423 comments)

Funny you should ask this during this thread :-)

It applies to the source of much of Led Zepp's music (old bluesmen that never saw a dollar, or credit for their work)

Got shouted down in a most disgusting way when it was brought up.

more than 5 years ago
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World Copyright Summit and the Lies of the Copyright Industry

conteXXt Re:Wait a second... (423 comments)

You have to realise that nobody shoots for the middle (workable) ground.

You have to aim for NO copyright to get "reasonable" copyright.

Tell me I am wrong please.

more than 5 years ago
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Painting The World's Roofs White Could Slow Climate Change

conteXXt Re:Pavement (712 comments)

Asphalt has it's issues in cold climates.

Up here in Toronto, highways are concrete (yes concrete) with an asphalt layer on top.

Every summer the asphalt has to be repaired, leading to our two seasons.

Winter, and Road Repair.

Things may be similar in the midwest but I am only speculating.

more than 5 years ago
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AMD Breaks 1GHz GPU Barrier With Radeon HD 4890

conteXXt Re:Ummmm..... (144 comments)

I may not completely understand graphic cards but,

I think in this case clock cycles actually *DO* mean something.

more than 5 years ago
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R.I.P. MS-DEBUG 1981 - 2009

conteXXt Re:OMG (240 comments)

Really?

top running on an X-less server.

Confusing and foreign enough for the masses.

more than 5 years ago
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The Coder Behind the Mortgage Meltdown

conteXXt Re:Requirements? (379 comments)

Ah the trillion dollar question at last.

Coders don't design faulty business logic. Coders code what they are told to code.

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Announces Windows Azure, Cloud-Based OS

conteXXt This should be good (419 comments)

Subject says it all.

about 6 years ago

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