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Parents Investigated For Neglect For Letting Kids Walk Home Alone

geekymachoman Re:Happened to me (784 comments)

No mate, you live in a fucked up country, not in fucked up times.
Maybe you should exercise some of those privileges you got left and move out before you make your children completely incompetent.

about two weeks ago

WikiLeaks Claims Employee's Google Mail, Metadata Seized By US Government

geekymachoman pushing (53 comments)

they'r pushing you to see how far can they go.

it's called fuck with 99%

about a month ago

Being Colder May Be Good For Your Health

geekymachoman tropical thailand (234 comments)

I live in Thailand. Don't really see obese people here. It's hot. Very hot.

about a month ago

AirAsia Flight Goes Missing Between Indonesia and Singapore

geekymachoman Re:Developing Story (275 comments)

Slashdot - News for nerds, stuff that matters.

So... airplane crashes and other huge international events is not what matters to a nerd ? To a nerd the only thing that matters is C, Linux, ASM and Stephen Hawking ? Talk about narrow mindedness.

Why is there one of you commenting every time airplane crashes ?

about a month ago

Putin Government Moves To Take Control of Russia's largest space company Energia

geekymachoman Re:Somebody mod this up (252 comments)

Maybe better that government is taking over corporations compared to corporations taking over the government ?

In any case.. "commoners" like you and me have no saying and are not important. Democracy, fascism.. same bullshit different name. Think what you will..

about 6 months ago

Suddenly Visible: Illicit Drugs As Part of Silicon Valley Culture

geekymachoman Re:This explains a lot (511 comments)

No wonder there's so much shitty software being thrown out. People are too stoned or drugged up to have any idea of what they're doing and as a result we get crap such as Windows 8 or the near-monthly Facebook "updates".

But hey, drugs are cool and in no way should the deaths of Philip Seymour Hoffman, Peaches Geldoff, Cory Monteith, Heath Ledger, Dee Dee Ramone and a whole slew of other folks who felt being high was so great that they didn't care if they killed themselves in the process.

Unfortunately we'll have to keep hearing about how poor [insert name] died, how they were a good person and blah, blah, blah.

Fuck that. You think drugs are cool and being high is the thing to do, go for it. Just don't expect the rest of us to give a shit when you're found face down in your home.

I don't give a shit when a person that I don't know died (includes celebrities). Nobody does, if they say otherwise.. they're lying.
If a person that I know die, I care no matter what the reason is. If you don't care when somebody you know dies cuz of drug abuse and you don't care only because of that, then you a def somebody I would never want to meet and know in life.

about 6 months ago

Comcast Takes 2014 Prize For Worst Company In America

geekymachoman Re:Times have changed (195 comments)

Here in BKK where I live, millions upon millions of people are eating street food daily... and for 2 years already, from people I know... I never heard anybody dying or getting sick. What makes street food not healthy is sugar, MSG and other additives (but the amount of it pales in comparison to your big mac).

In fact.. when I compare westerner(usually those big mac eating ones) and locals(street food ones you talking about)... it sickens me. Overweight fake food eating Americans and Europeans walking around it's easier to jump over them then it is to go pass them. Do you think that's healthy ?

What makes McDonalds and other fast food chains and food in general, not healthy is like stated above.. number of additives/chemicals in it.

Basically... you shouldn't trust anything other than 100 % natural and naturally grown product. Why I know ? Because I grew up without electricity in a war torn country. The food that I had available was 100 % organic grown by me, my neighbors and people from villages around my village. When you cut the tomato in half, your whole house smells of it. That is a tomato.. the thing you eating now if you live in any modern city, is not a tomato no matter what you may think. It's devoid of 80 % of what tomato should be. How or why I don't know. Maybe it's GMO, maybe it's been frozen 20 times .. no idea. I just know I haven't seen a tomato looong time and I miss it. As well as cheese, not that sliced shit you buy in 7/11 or wherever .. wrapped in plastic.

For the record I eat fast food like McD too and sometimes I even drink coke.

about 10 months ago

Interview: John McAfee Answers Your Questions

geekymachoman Re:Great Interview, However Some Really Bad Advice (124 comments)

I was too. I vote for corruption. It's because whoever you give your money too (let's say speeding ticket .. so the money goes to gov) in a third world country (and others) it will end up for the most part being spent on criminal activity of some sort of the politicians in power.
They use it to pay a cartel to assassinate somebody or burn his property, get new cars, buy a land for their sons, etc. Other part goes to IMF and similar criminal organizations.. etc.

Corruption on a "traffic police level" is not a problem. Corruption of politicians (in reality, it's the mass public that allow this.. the rulling politicians are reflection of the people. I'm sorry.) is the problem. If you want to deal with a monster you cut his head off not his tail.

So you see my dear Jamaican friend... foreigners are not a problem. Jamaican people are. Same as Serbian/Bosnian in my case.
Foreigners didn't start that trend and they can't stop it. They can choose to "use it" or "not use it".

But you just carry on and blame it on foreigners and people that choose to use it. Whatever makes you feel better.

about 10 months ago

Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking

geekymachoman Bomb them. (102 comments)

I can't resist. Sorry. It's a 15 year anniversary for me. So don't mod me to harshly.

Bomb them. I thought you guys(American gov and their European puppet states) go bombing oppressive governments(bringing democracy).. or at LEAST sanction them into economical submission. Make couple of thousands die of hunger, bomb couple of bridges, a hospital.. a school all with depleted uranium.

Oh yeah... silly me.

about 10 months ago

Malware Attack Infected 25,000 Linux/UNIX Servers

geekymachoman Re:The big problem with Linux security. (220 comments)

Is that why Windows and IIS got hacked all the time while Linux and Apache/PHP very rarely ? Because it had better security ?
There was a project for Linux kernel that gives advanced ACL capabilities to Linux systems. I forgot the name of it now, but basically.. whatever was possible to do, you could do it. You don't seem to understand that Linux kernel is not finite like Windows is.
There are hundreds of projects that you can add and use.. (stable, tested projects).

The problem with security is an admin that thinks blocking port 22 is gonna keep him safe... if he uses Linux, and the other problem with security in general... is using Windows.
The other problem with security is management hiring idiots (above mentioned jolly bunch, block port 22 and all ok) and/or outsourcing administration to cheap indian companies that work for peanuts.

about 10 months ago

Russia Blocks Internet Sites of Putin Critics

geekymachoman Re:Hopefully Russians don't give up their freedoms (309 comments)

This is NOT intended to be a troll post.. I'm just pointing out the bias, hypocrisy and double standards.

And I'm really trying to not blame American people for what their Gov is doing. Going around conquering, stealing, raping cultures, and pillaging. What Hillary Clinton calls "bringing democracy". I'm not even gonna start on covert psy ops marketing shit cia does to manipulate people in other countries to start hating on their own leaders so that you can install puppet leader who will not do anything good for interests of the people in whatever country, but will do for interest of US Gov.

So if you want to blame Russians... go ahead, you can. But don't feel bad when rest of the world blames you. You deserve it 10x more than any Russian, but we.. the rest of the world are really trying not to do that. Maybe we should stop.. and just openly blame you.

And no.. I'm not Russian and actually... I don't like Russians.

You shouldn't have the right to blame anyone for anything. Not before you clean the mess in your house.

about a year ago

Low-Protein Diet May Extend Lifespan

geekymachoman Re:Atkin's Diet (459 comments)

> militant vegetarians (which always struck me as an oxymoron, but never mind...)

You're aware that Hitler, Pol Pot, Charles Manson to name a few were/are vegetarians ?

Offopic I know, but you sound like u'r saying vegetarians are "better" than non-vegetarians.. Hitler and the others probably thought the same thing. My friends, all meat eaters are all wonderful people. Please stop spreading BS how eating meat makes you militant/violent more than if you eat weed.

I personally am allergic to vegetarians and they are the only bunch actually that I have desire to hurt. Not because they eat weed but because they behave like assholes. Every time somebody mentions vegetarianism they start saying things that in between the lines that mean how they more evolved and BS like that.. and the truth is, they just expressing their belief system.

It's like listening to those f-ing people that walk around and are trying to convert you to their religion. Keep your beliefs for yourself please.

Vile weed !

about a year ago

Leonard Nimoy: Smoking Is Illogical

geekymachoman Re:Illogical (401 comments)

> Let's see if you feel the same way if and when you reach the age of 82.

Logic and feelings usually are not compatible. Otherwise religions wouldn't exist.
How he feels is irrelevant when talking about logic.

Haven't you watched Star Trek ?

about a year ago

23-Year-Old Chess Grandmaster Whips Bill Gates In 71 Seconds

geekymachoman Re:"The Justin Bieber of chess" ?! (449 comments)

You emphasize how this guy made a career out of using his brain. So what ??
Having and/or using a brain is same as having nice voice or being handsome. Something none of us individually wished for. You're born that way - therefore nothing to be proud of.

Your post is assuming that having a brain and building a career out of it is better or more ... whatever .. than people having a nice body/voice .. talent for music.

I know this is a nerd web site.. and nerds are same as other groups of people.. biased, but c'mon. Try a bit harder.

1 year,6 days

NSA Planned To Discredit Radicals Based On Web-Browsing Habits

geekymachoman Re:Porn browsing? (415 comments)

Porn ? Depends on the kind of porn.

If you watch classic... stuff, then yeah.. everybody does/did it. If you watch some hc fetish gay interracial bsdm fart piss sh.t .. then yeah, it might be a problem.

about a year ago

Why Scott Adams Wished Death On His Dad

geekymachoman Re:That's why (961 comments)

How is that (coke being illegal) a problem ? .... just if the police say you can't do something doesn't mean you should obey _unconditionally_. Society as you know it is not gonna fall apart.

I can keep in my home whatever I feel like keeping, because... it's my life and my home. Yes.. you can have problems if police raid your place and start tearing walls apart, but if that sh.t happens then obviously you have bigger problems than 10g of coke hidden somewhere where nobody will look EVER.

about a year ago

Man In Tesla Model S Fire Explains What Happened

geekymachoman Re:Stupid idiot messages (526 comments)

Engine damage ? Pull over safely ?

I have an old car, it has engine temperature and oil low light. In fact, in my country everybody has old cars like that. Either car is going or not, if you want to damage the engine you can overheat it (but you can't, there's a temp meter on the dashboard) and still you won't damage it, you'll just make roughly $100-$200 usd damage, depending on what car you have. It'll stop itself since water will start mixing with fuel in the cylinders.

Summary: On "current" down to the ground cars without too much computer bs in it, you just need oil light and temp meter. There's no need for anything else. Maybe your own intuition and knowledge of your car. Sound, behavior, etc.

Pull over safely. No... I prefer to not pull over safely, rather i prefer to crash while puling over. What a f retarded message.

about a year ago

NSA Broke Into Links Between Google, Yahoo Datacenters

geekymachoman Government is inefficient arg (394 comments)

I often hear people say this on slashdot. Americans about American government, whenever somebody mentions "a plot". This can be one of those plots.
5 years ago, everybody would say it's impossible this conspiracy plot is happening because they're stupid morons who can't do sh.t, and I should go buy me self a tinfoil hat somewhere.

What we heard in the last 5 months invalidates opinions of 90 % of people visiting this site. They're obviously efficient and capable at having plots and god only knows (maybe Snowden too) what they did/are doing and will continue to do in the future, but anybody who can think without getting his emotions involved, will naturally assume that whatever they're doing - is not good.

Here's another conspiracy plot. Make Americans think they Government is not capable of doing anything so they (the Americans thinking like this) discredit and label everybody who figures out the truth.

If it's not on the TV/Newspapers it's not happening mentality will ruin you. They are and were just tools for the same Gov that is doing this to all of us to misinform you and control what you know and not know.

Thanks to the internet, blogs, mistake made by booze allen or whatever is the name of that company, we now getting more and more informed. While we getting more and more informed, we're also getting more and more disgusted which we weren't before... naturally. Since we didn't kknow any better, we just knew what they told us.

I know i know... it's a plot again, but i don't expect any better from your, or any other Gov anyway.

about a year ago

UN Mounts Asteroid Defense Plan Following Chelyabinsk Meteor

geekymachoman Re:You've got to spot them first (163 comments)

No idea about asteroids meteorites and stuff like that, but if "diverting it to something that will send 100 rocks at us back" is a problem, then divert it towards the sun.
Or am I missing something ?

about a year ago



Dealing with investors for the first time

geekymachoman geekymachoman writes  |  about 4 years ago

geekymachoman (1261484) writes "I had an idea for web site, that intrigued some people, who know some other people (Investors mentioned in subject), and the investors now want to adopt the project, and start financing it. Marketing, development... etc.
Majority of my professional life I was an IT guy, rarely dealing with people outside my field of interest, like many of you people here. Geek generation(s) if I may say.

Now, since this was my idea, and still is, and I'm developing the project, it's a matter of time when we'll negotiate the percentage of projects profit and control over decisions for project, and I have no idea what to expect or what to ask for.
The investors are American, and I'm not US citizen. Don't know if that's relevant.

I'm asking you, fellow slashdot readers, to share you're experiences and any information you can disclose and think it would be helpful for me, on how to deal with these investors, and what to expect from them."


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