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New 'Google' For the Dark Web Makes Buying Dope and Guns Easy

fred911 Astalavista (146 comments)

N/T

yesterday
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GoPro Project Claims Technology Is Making People Lose Empathy For Homeless

fred911 How long before (320 comments)

The cameras get traded for food...or worse.
   

4 days ago
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Russia Wants To Establish a Permanent Moon Base

fred911 Shoot for the moon.. (313 comments)

The Crimea is significantly less costly.

about a week ago
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Technocrat James Schlesinger Is Dead At 85

fred911 An OG (33 comments)

Economic hitman.

about three weeks ago
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Interview: Ask John McAfee What You Will

fred911 Have you ever thought about traveling to S. Americ (172 comments)

Many countries, namely Colombia and Ecuador have significantly less intolerance than Central and North America. The dollar is strong, food is fresh and cheap and the current political situation there is stable and welcoming. Why Belize over Colombia or Ecuador?

about three weeks ago
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In the Unverified Digital World, Are Journalists and Bloggers Equal?

fred911 Reputation (156 comments)

The utility of news and is based on reputation. It does not matter any longer if reputation is based on the publisher or the author. Reputation can be easily researched by readers.

about a month ago
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UK Government Wants "Unsavory" Web Content To Be Removed

fred911 Re:Sure, let's lose the unsavoury stuff. (250 comments)

The legal profession would like to thank the professions in positions 3-5 for being more unsavory.

about a month ago
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Religion Is Good For Your Brain

fred911 Re:I envy the religious (529 comments)

Your cat is looking down at you wondering if you know your reason for existence, to provide housing, food and message in between his naps.

about a month ago
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Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen Say Google Data Now Protected From Gov't Spying

fred911 Re:Safe just from prying eyes? (155 comments)

Have we seen any "evil" that wasn't via warrant yet?

about a month and a half ago
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The Facebook Ads Teens Aren't Supposed To See

fred911 Re:I'm SHOCKED! (111 comments)

Porn and children, terrorism, drugs, atheists, homosexuality, evolution.

about a month and a half ago
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The Emerging RadioShack/Netflix Debacle

fred911 Radio Shack (122 comments)

You've got questions?
                                        We've got stupid looks.

about 2 months ago
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Stack Overflow Could Explain Toyota Vehicles' Unintended Acceleration

fred911 Re:Wow (664 comments)

"Is there anything Stackoverflow can't do?"

Divide by zero?

about 2 months ago
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ICE License-Plate Tracking Plan Withdrawn Amid Outcry About Privacy

fred911 I call bullshit (152 comments)

What they really shelved was the public acknowledgement of the desire for the program, I doubt they shelved the plans.

about 2 months ago
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Hyperlinking Is Not Copyright Infringement, EU Court Rules

fred911 Re:TPB legit? (97 comments)

No they don't, they link to information that contains an infohash or to a file containing swarm and file information to a group that may or may not be sharing copy-written data, dependent upon the users location and fair use rights.

Lots of maybes there..

about 2 months ago
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Cops With Google Glass: Horrible Idea, Or Good One?

fred911 It should be required (192 comments)

for use in an arraignment at the minimum. A sworn affidavit and the video evidence. it makes any look of impropriety or bias, out of the question. Why on earth would anyone that wants fair and impartial justice oppose this? Especially considering the question of incarcerating someone who's not yet found guilty?

about 2 months ago
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Press Used To Print Millions of US Banknotes Seized In Quebec

fred911 Are they embossed? (398 comments)

The majority of counterfeit bills aren't embossed. It's one of the easiest tips offs. Ink lays on top of genuine bills making them easy to feel the difference.

about 3 months ago
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Should Everybody Learn To Code?

fred911 Re:Certainly (387 comments)

"How many non-technical people do you know that provide corporal punishment to their computers when they fail to work quickly enough, we know it has no effect but they believe that such actions are useful."

I do find that at least a daily use of a "three finger salute" is mandatory for most windows users.

about 3 months ago

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arrested for planking?

fred911 fred911 writes  |  more than 2 years ago

fred911 (83970) writes "According to CNN (international broadcast) there has been the first US arrest for planking. CNN stated the "perp" was convicted of disorderly conduct for his posting of his planking around town, specificaly a photoshopped image of him on a police car.

  Is this what its come down to, fail the attitude test, be convicted? Perfect example of whats wrong stateside."

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anonymous forces release of kidnap victim

fred911 fred911 writes  |  more than 2 years ago

fred911 (83970) writes ""hacktivist" group Anonymous was released by a Mexican drug cartel after the web group threatened to expose details of the crime ring's activities. Televisa reported that the man kidnapped in the eastern port of Veracruz was released ahead of a November 5 deadline set by Anonymous, after which it planned to divulge the Zetas's links to politicians to divulge the Zetas's links to politicians and others."
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Police raid Never Get Busted HQ, Barry Cooper arre

fred911 fred911 writes  |  more than 4 years ago

fred911 (83970) writes "Mar. 3 2010 — 5:23 pm | 7,259 views | 1 recommendation | 5 comments
Police raid Never Get Busted HQ, Barry Cooper arrested
By STEPHEN C. WEBSTER

Last updated Thursday, 1:39 p.m. CST

Original post, Wednesday, March. 3, 4:22 p.m. (updates below): I’ve just been informed by Candi Cooper that the Williamson County Sheriff’s Department raided the Never Get Busted headquarters in Travis County at approximately 6 p.m. on Tuesday night. Barry Cooper has been taken into custody."

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TorrentFreedom Offers 100% Anonymous and Unrestric

fred911 fred911 writes  |  more than 6 years ago

fred911 (83970) writes "With a militant style more associated with the crew of The Pirate Bay, TorrentFreedom promises to put the user back in control, by offering a new BitTorrent-optimized, zero-logging, 100% anonymous VPN service, guaranteed to punch a hole through throttling ISPs. Be quick for a free account!"
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