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Nobel Winner Schekman Boycotts Journals For 'Branding Tyranny'

fluffythedestroyer so... (106 comments)

a way to fix this by his own term is to stop contributing ... bravo ??? Shouldn't he contribute more instead...that would be better instead of the "fuck it, I quit" attitude

about 7 months ago

Twitter Will Track Your Browsing To Sell Ads

fluffythedestroyer Re:How does one prevent this ? (120 comments)

For users who bristle at the thought of another Internet company tracking them, Twitter offered a few options. Users can uncheck the box next to "promoted content" in their privacy settings and Twitter will not match their account to information shared by its partners for tailoring ads, Twitter said...

This should be THE solution if people don't want to be track but...

The company did not say, however, whether it would still hold on to users' data for other purposes.

that I'm not surprised so.. just browse in incognito if your that afraid or if its general browsing, just use a free web proxy. They don't offer ultra speed but to remain annonymous, they are very good

about 8 months ago

First Images of a Heart Injected With Liquid Metal

fluffythedestroyer Re:hmmm (115 comments)

or Wolverine lol

about 8 months ago

NSA Tracking Cellphone Locations Worldwide

fluffythedestroyer the real fear (256 comments)

We have the technology, power, ressources to track anyone and anything anywhere in the world...including USA and other countries and we can be more powerfull and more advanced than we are right now. I'm not afraid of that...contrairy, I adapt to it and that's not the problem. I'm more afraid of the person or people behind that power. We're talking about the people in the military and the current government. It's not a surprise or secret that lots of those stories are about corruption.

Take the analogy of a gun. The gun remains a gun and can be a tool of authority and defence and power to peace... put that in the wrong hands and you have yourself a mass murderer and a completely different story

about 8 months ago

Ask Slashdot: Application Security Non-existent, Boss Doesn't Care. What To Do?

fluffythedestroyer Re:risky but very useful (310 comments)

Not really as the people who takes decisions ignored it. the workers under did say and did everything he could. That person has nothing to do with it... besides, you can call it a prank as everything would be a maskarade..if you read my post carefully

about 8 months ago

Ask Slashdot: Application Security Non-existent, Boss Doesn't Care. What To Do?

fluffythedestroyer risky but very useful (310 comments)

I often found that when someone doesn't want to listen to you and you know what you have to say is important, then the solution to it is create more noise until your heard.

In your case, which would be very risky as you "could" lose your job but at this point I would do it since no one wants to listen, its to create a problem LIVE and let the company go in nightmare mode.

To be more precise, let them think a hacker got all the info off of one of the vulnerable issues and because of that they got some sensitive information..just don't let them know its not true. Let them think it's real and let them freak out a bit.

Then, after they freak out, calm them down and explain how to fix that point, they will listen and undertand your issue...some people are just plain fucking idiots. That especially happens on the higher end of a company, its like they live on another planet and only looks at numbers and statistics only.

about 8 months ago

Anonymous Member Sentenced For Joining DDoS Attack For One Minute

fluffythedestroyer Re:Importance (562 comments)

I don't know why you were modded down...

Welcome to /. ... I'm used to it lol

Would be nice to know who modded me so I can rate or evaluate him with his argument

about 8 months ago

Anonymous Member Sentenced For Joining DDoS Attack For One Minute

fluffythedestroyer Importance (562 comments)

1 minute or 15, you were there, your guilty. Plain and simple. so for me thats not the worst part. It seems to be a fair part if you ask me

about 8 months ago

Ask Slashdot: How Do I Convince Management To Hire More IT Staff?

fluffythedestroyer Re:Don't (383 comments)

Network Admins are network admins and programmers are programmers. Don't ask a network admin to help that bitch at the front desk how to change resolution. he'll rip the monitor off that desk and beat her with it. Also, don't ask a programmer how to change a signature in your email...he'll rip that keyboard and shove it down where the sun don't shine.

Help desk people are trained to deal with people issues and code 18's all the time. I'm sorry but the reality is netadmins and programmers don't have enough social skills for that and it's not in their task. Their awesome network admins and making sure the infrastructure works correctly and programmers are awesome for their custom made apps.

but i admit that for a company with 150 people, having 4 programmers is a bit too much and might need some managements or cleanup here

about 8 months ago

Ask Slashdot: How Do I Convince Management To Hire More IT Staff?

fluffythedestroyer could work (383 comments)

How Do I Convince Management To Hire More IT Staff?

Could work but could get you fired as well but: crash 2 servers. Fix 1 server. Boss goes to see you to tell you when its going to be fixed. Tell him not know and it will take time. BUT..hire another 1 now and you'll have it pronto...

There's your other staff

about 8 months ago

App Detects Neo-Nazis Using Their Music

fluffythedestroyer Re:Has nothing to do with the USA (392 comments)

Without hearing the music per say, i can't tell you if its wrong or not but... People tries to find their bubble (or a break from their reality) and for lots of people its in music. We're told to shut up when time comes, buckle up in this, do that, so many rules in society, obey the law here and there. The only way to let go of yourself is in music as theirs no boundaries or rules.

So is it justified or is it paranoia since the early years got to them soo much with the last 2 lost war on their shoulders. i completely understand why they would put a complete stop but all I got to say is put too much restrictions on one group and that group will rebel

about 8 months ago

Australian Spy Agency Offered To Share Data About Ordinary Citizens

fluffythedestroyer Re:Privacy != Paranoia (78 comments)

crap... they'll know I went on porn life is ruined :)

about 8 months ago

Is the Porsche Carrera GT Too Dangerous?

fluffythedestroyer Bitch Please (961 comments)

This is what comes to mind (comment subject) when CNN report that crap. CNN talks only about the car like that was the problem...seriously ? Anything in the hands of a human can become dangerous...even a damn spoon. Spoon "could" kill someone :). Seriously though, take a car, take a guy who lacked a moment of responsibility and you have a dangerous cocktail right there...same applies for everything and anything else. It's not too complex to grasp. Stop bashing on the cars...that wasn't the problem...the driver was

about 8 months ago

Copyright Takedown Requests to Google Doubled In 2013

fluffythedestroyer To be taken seriously (117 comments)

This is something that must not be overlooked. This is becoming a plague on Youtube...especially on that platform and the people who are the victims most of the time are the people who put the video up on youtube.

For example, the video Day One: Garry's Incident video on youtube (the one released by TotalBiscuit...just search for it)... it was available to some poeple and then because the company got too much bad press on it cause the game sucked way to bad and it seems like the game was in alpha stage...just too much problems and most reviews (including steam comments) told to not buy the game.

The company got around and requested the video to be removed. The user had no choice but to agree to this non sense. In the end, (not me cause I already saw the video ahahah), the consumer don't know what the game could be liked... But not in this case since youtube wasn't the only source of info lol.

What I want to say is simple...companies got too much power when it comes to this. The consumer or the other party or customer who has no ressources at all is the victim in this. Google seems to be bending way too easily and I hesitate to say this but I will, I feel like Google is feeding the trolls sometimes because they don't fight and automatically agree.

about 8 months ago

European Parliament Culls Public Wi-Fi Access After Email Hack

fluffythedestroyer Wait what ? (68 comments)

members of the Parliament are using the public network to check their mail ? That alone is a breach of security...split that. members of the Parliament should use a private secure network (vpn, ssl, etc etc)...not the same network as mister and misses on the street lol. Just for starters the wifi is hidden to the public and thats only a first on the big list of security we implemented here and the security should be high even if people don't like's your system, not theirs so its the admin's job to provide security for this type of situation.

about 8 months ago

A 'Smart' Bathroom Mirror Powered by Android (Video)

fluffythedestroyer Porn (71 comments)

Internet Access you say ? Watch porn then lol

about 8 months ago

62% of 16 To 24-Year-Olds Prefer Printed Books Over eBooks

fluffythedestroyer Re:price (331 comments)

Don't need any studies for that. Some people's eyes are getting hurt or tired after some time and others not... it depends on the person. You can do the test yourself, just play(or work) on a computer screen for 12 hours starting at 10am till 10pm and you'll see for yourself. If your eyes hurts or getting tired then your affected by this problem.

One solution to this on the computer is to use the program called FL.UX which is free and it modifies your computer's display to adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

So reading a boook on a PC wont be a problem for me but using anything than that could be a problem as I know lots of people with this kind of problem. For me, i don't have any problems with that. i could stare at a screen for more than 12 hours straigh and my eyes wont be tired, stressed or anything like that. I recently had my eyes checked and they're in full heath as well

about 8 months ago

Jury Finds Newegg Infringed Patent, Owes $2.3 Million

fluffythedestroyer Re:Is it possible that patents are an undue burden (324 comments)

Hire someone to look into it. Firms exists for this kind of thing. That would be a solution but I assume it's not cheap obviously since the firm as to take a look at all the details of your invention then search through a really huge database to look for similar technology that uses patents like yours or similar to yours...

about 7 months ago

Jury Finds Newegg Infringed Patent, Owes $2.3 Million

fluffythedestroyer trolling...of course not (324 comments)

Just a bit of research and comon sense tells me TQP is a small company (run by 2 persons by the way) is a big patent troll. On top of that, almost every commercial website uses those protocols, how many times he's going to court with this.. omfg, really ?

about 7 months ago

Why Scott Adams Wished Death On His Dad

fluffythedestroyer Re:Well, isn't this nice (961 comments)

Its amazing how can pain and suffering can make you do or think when someone very close that you love is going through. I can understand is point of view and anger towards anyone (gov,doctors and anyone else) wont allow assisted suicide. To see your father that you supported all your life in pain all day and probably all night long can be very hard to see for his son.

Can you imagine where a father, a supporter of a family, the pillar of a group, a leader once a man...reduced to almost nothing near the end of his life. Can you imagine your son taking care of you of small simple things as..."can you wash me in my bath tub son"... I'm sorry but for me, I can't imagine that since I do have my dignity and I don't want to lose that later in my life.

I can easily imagine his anger as he see's his father losing his life very slowly and leaving him in a painful way. But it's almost ironic to see doctors who are suppose to cure and heal people that in this case... are supporting suffering of a patient. it's just odd to see assisted suicide left alone in it's corner, unattended and unsupervised

The bright side of this is every major country have this problem so he's not alone at least. Hell, theres some articles on this subject almost every year involving these cases.

about 7 months ago


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