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Supreme Court Rules Warrants Needed for GPS Monitoring

halestock Re:Good. (354 comments)

It may not be time consuming, but I'm sure getting a warrant is a real pain in the ass when you don't have probable cause.

about 2 years ago

US House 'Creator' of TSA Wants To Kill It

halestock Privatization? (681 comments)

Just what we want, to pay more for less security.

more than 3 years ago
top Hacked With Sql Injection

halestock Re:Another report (288 comments)

laying it on a bit thick, aren't you?

more than 3 years ago

Largest Genome Ever

halestock Useless comparison (189 comments)

As tall as Big Ben? That hardly expresses how much data is packed into this genome. I need to know is how many Library of Congresses this genome is in order to fully comprehend the size.

more than 4 years ago

Elo Chess Rating System Topped By Proposed Replacements

halestock Re:Can't be so (102 comments)

I dunno, I heard the new system has an IQ of 1001, has a jumpsuit on, and is also a telephone.

more than 4 years ago

World's First Transcontinental Anesthesia

halestock Re:Outsourcing Potential (83 comments)

And yet, I'm willing to bet it somehow won't lower the cost...

more than 4 years ago

Startups a Safer Bet Than Behemoths

halestock *cough* (378 comments)

"Google certainly doesn't fit the bill—after its original search engine and ad platform, it hasn't invented anything earth shattering." Playing down the accomplishments of large, established companies doesn't mean they're not innovative, but it does seem to indicate bias by the author.

more than 4 years ago

Facebook User Satisfaction Is 'Abysmal'

halestock Yeah, but (289 comments)

does that include those who are dissatisfied because their parents added them as a friend?

more than 4 years ago

iPad Left Vulnerable After Record iPhone Patch Job

halestock Re:Is this speculation? (145 comments)

Exactly. Heck, by their own admission it's speculation. From TFA: "It's unclear how many, if any, of the vulnerabilities patched this week affect Apple's iPad." Which is definitely a far cry from the horrors the article's title implies.

more than 4 years ago

Dungeon Siege III Being Developed by Obsidian

halestock Re:I have the first review (84 comments)

Come on, name ONE game they made which had story killing bugs!

1) (Intelligence)You're right, I can't!

more than 4 years ago

Intel Abandons Discrete Graphics

halestock I wonder (165 comments)

Does this mean that they'll be focusing on continuous graphics instead?

more than 4 years ago


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