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Feds At DefCon Alarmed After RFIDs Scanned

linux_stu Re:What do you bet... (509 comments)

Would a layer of aluminum foil around the outside of a wallet prevent any CC RFIDs from being scanned while the wallet is closed?

more than 5 years ago

Even More Restriction For German Internet

linux_stu Remind me... (330 comments)

never to move to Germany.

more than 5 years ago

Nissan Unveils All-Electric LEAF

linux_stu Re:100 miles with or without A/C? (586 comments)

Why not forgo the A/C and utilize the battery life for driving? Why are most people so dependent on A/C?

I imagine cars didn't always have A/C, and human civilization managed to survive for a long time without it.

more than 5 years ago

Tracking Thieves With 'Find my iPhone'

linux_stu Re:Please Drop the Us V Them Mentality (424 comments)

Maybe I just don't have much of a sense of humor, but I didn't find the racial comments in the article to be humorous in the least bit. Do they really add anything?

more than 4 years ago

Tracking Thieves With 'Find my iPhone'

linux_stu Re:Hokey? (424 comments)

Aww. My first post on Slashdot, and it has a typo. I guess I should pay attention to the preview from now on.

more than 4 years ago

Tracking Thieves With 'Find my iPhone'

linux_stu Honkey? (424 comments)

It was a Puerto Rican neighborhood... [people] eyed us three honkeys questioningly.

Why does he feel the need to refer to his friends and himself with such a racially charged word as "hokeys"?

more than 4 years ago


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