Announcing: Slashdot Deals - Explore geek apps, games, gadgets and more. (what is this?)

Thank you!

We are sorry to see you leave - Beta is different and we value the time you took to try it out. Before you decide to go, please take a look at some value-adds for Beta and learn more about it. Thank you for reading Slashdot, and for making the site better!



TrueCrypt Website Says To Switch To BitLocker

ldapboy Follow the Money (566 comments)

If you think about how someone would make money from this stunt, consider whether the TruCrypt developers are now working with a vendor that makes a product with similar functionality to TruCrypt (just to be clear : I'm not saying anything bad about any such company or their products, in fact I found one with a few minutes reading on Wikipedia that looks like a plausible alternative to TC for many people, which made me think -- I bet their sales will go through the roof now, then go on to wonder if there is a causal link...).

about 8 months ago

USPTO Lets Amazon Patent the "Social Networking System"

ldapboy Friendster? (265 comments)

I heard that Friendster also managed to get a patent on social networking.

more than 4 years ago

Ubuntu One Gets iPhone App For Contact Sync

ldapboy They should do a deal with NuevaSync (115 comments)

Then users could sync all their data (calendar, email push, tasks to phones that have that) as well as contacts.

more than 4 years ago

Apple Blocking iPhone Security Software

ldapboy Re:We already have an anti-virus (148 comments)

You can get an Exchange, or Exchange compatible service for less than $90/yr, and use that for remote wipe. For example NuevaSync is $25/yr.

more than 4 years ago

Apple Targeting Business World for the iPhone

ldapboy The tools only run on Mac ? (338 comments)

Nice, so now thousands of developers will have to buy an Apple machine. That sales spike should give the stock a nice boost...

more than 6 years ago


ldapboy hasn't submitted any stories.


ldapboy has no journal entries.

Slashdot Login

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?