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Ask Steve Wozniak Anything

hkb Re:Why Freemason? (612 comments)

Woz answers that in iWoz -- the details of which can be read on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IWoz. I don't think he's active anymore.

"they might be more likely to do business with other Freemasons"

How does that differ from any other social, church, or civic group? You know these people better than you know some random person in the Yellow Pages, so it makes sense to go with the safer option.

" It also bothers me that it's so pervasive."

Can you elaborate?

about 2 years ago
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Kindle 2 Tear-Down Reveals Price of Components

hkb And your issue with the price is? (169 comments)

Welcome to R&D-Ain't-Free-Istan, where R&D ain't free and companies need to recup their costs. Wait a while, the price will drop.

more than 5 years ago
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South Park Creators Given Signed Photo of Saddam Hussein

hkb Re:Huh. (1297 comments)

I can assure you this isn't standard fare for the US military. Unfortunately, there's been a wealth of bad apples that have been getting all the press for almost a decade.

more than 5 years ago
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South Park Creators Given Signed Photo of Saddam Hussein

hkb From a vet (1297 comments)

If true, as a vet, I find the Marines' behavior unprofessional and embarrassing to the uniform. I can only hope an investigation occurs, and if guilty, that the Marines responsible are made an example of.

Saddam was a shitbag, but that doesn't mean we need to lower our moral standards and professionalism.

more than 5 years ago
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The Hairy State of Linux Filesystems

hkb The state (187 comments)

The state of Linux filesystems may be in disarray, but it's nothing to kill your wife over...

*rimshot*

more than 5 years ago
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Netflix Comes To Tivo, AppleTV, Linux

hkb Submission inaccurate (190 comments)

When will submitters like ScuttleMonkey RTFA they are submitting?

NetFlix isn't coming to the AppleTV version of Boxee, as the AppleTV is not powerful enough, as TFA states.

more than 5 years ago
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McColo Takedown, Vigilantes Or Neighborhood Watch?

hkb And kill net neutrality? (194 comments)

So wait, you want net neutrality, but you don't like this so-called "vigilantism"?

Does. Not. Compute.

I'm sure the US government would love to help you (along with other private interests)

more than 5 years ago

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