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Researchers Develop "Narrative Authentication" System

hoborg1 Blizzard solved this ages ago! (117 comments)

Why doesn't every website just let me use my Blizzard authenticator?! Problem solved!

about 3 months ago
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The Greatest Keyboard Shortcut Ever

hoborg1 I did it! (506 comments)

I used the so called shortcut and it opened https://www.abine.com/abine-products-post-install/ which I have never installed or been to that website. Did it pull it out of thin air? Some sort of product placement? Space robots controlling my computer? Website Noscript blocked? I WILL NEVER KNOW.

about 8 months ago
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Humans Are Nicer Than We Think

hoborg1 Re:I know (372 comments)

You try body-slamming the floor instead of a guy. (hint: it still hurts)

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft To Shut Down App Store For Windows Mobile

hoborg1 Re:Windows Mobile? (154 comments)

You can if you install any other android os to your sd card. Sd is set to boot first. You can do whatever the hell you want with Cyanogen mod on your nook.

more than 2 years ago
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Autonomous Vehicles and the Law

hoborg1 Re:The Real Problem (417 comments)

I'm pretty sure that in the foreseeable future there will be a required driver in all of these cars in case of a system failure, and all of those people you mention will make about the same amount of money for doing so much less.

more than 2 years ago
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Why Netflix Had To Raise Its Prices

hoborg1 Re: What alternative services are there? (574 comments)

I don't know why this is modded funny, it's exactly what cane to mind when the news broke. When the price went up I switched to streaming only (Yes, i know that's exactly what Netflix wanted!) + TPB goodbye physical disks!

more than 2 years ago
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New Process Allows Fuel Cells To Run On Coal

hoborg1 Princess (125 comments)

Did anyone else read the headline as "New Princess Allows Fuel Cells To Run On Coal"? Though I suspect she's in another castle.

more than 2 years ago
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Power Grid Change May Disrupt Clocks

hoborg1 Re:Music (439 comments)

Your mom has a shaded pole induction motor!

more than 2 years ago
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Kilobots — Cheap Swarm Robots Out of Harvard

hoborg1 Killbots (121 comments)

I misread and was hoping for cheap swarms of killbots...

more than 2 years ago
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Iowa Rejects Video Privacy Protection For Cows

hoborg1 Oblig. Futurama (256 comments)

Elzar: We've got a wonderful grizzly bear that's been dipped in cornmeal and lightly tormented. Questions?
  Amy: What was the bear's name?
Elzar: Jojo.
  Amy: Ooh, I'll have him.

more than 2 years ago
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Third Humble Bundle Arrives, 'Frozenbyte' Edition

hoborg1 Re:Where to get the older bundles? (195 comments)

By virtue of them being DRM free and actually available for free you can download (pirate) them pretty easily. Then you can make a donation to Child's Play or the developers or cancer to make you feel better.

about 3 years ago
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Microsoft Seeks Do-Let-The-Bed-Bugs-Bite Patent

hoborg1 Re:Microsoft? Not SBRI? (176 comments)

That was a bad joke, and you should feel bad.

more than 3 years ago

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