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Stanford Getting Rid of $18 Billion Endowment of Coal Stock

ntsucks Divest of Electrical Use Too? (208 comments)

Does this mean Standford will divest itself from the use of electricity too? Or is this just a hypocritical publicity stunt?

about 9 months ago

Obamacare Employer Mandate Delayed Until After Congressional Elections

ntsucks Re:Oh, look! Just what the economy needs! (600 comments)

Our 11 person firm had our policy cancelled due to ACA and we were forced to choose a different one for 30% more per year. Does anyone in Washington know who really creates jobs in this country? HINT: its not companies with more than 50 employees.

about a year and a half ago

SSH Password Gropers Are Now Trying High Ports

ntsucks Re:Don't rely on security-though-obscurity (349 comments)

We see thousands of attempts all day, every day. Its just part of being on the net. Fail2ban has been pretty effective for us. You can configure it easily to set up "move on" rules for the bots and not blow your leg off because you mistyped a couple times.

about 2 years ago

J.J. Abrams To Direct Star Wars VII

ntsucks Re:Wait a second... (735 comments)

Meanwhile, those of us that like both Star Wars & Star Trek are thinking, "hrrm, Episode 7 has a chance now of not sucking."

His Star Trek reboot sucked. He can now kill both franchises in their reboots.

about 2 years ago

Ask Slashdot: What's Your Beef With Windows Phone?

ntsucks I can't get a refund (1027 comments)

My biggest beef with my Windows phone is that I cannot return it for a refund.

more than 2 years ago

Jury May Be Deadlocked In Oracle-Google Trial

ntsucks Re:Why even? (110 comments)

Unanimous means all jurors, not a majority.

more than 2 years ago

Ask Slashdot: Is There a War Against Small Mail Servers?

ntsucks Re:Not much to do (459 comments)

enec is 100% right. 99.99% of all port 25 traffic from cable modems is from spambots running on compromised PCs. Comcast, AOL, et al. will never again accept email from address blocks that represents non-commercial users or cable modems, no matter what things you try, static IP, DKIM, SPF or white listing.

more than 3 years ago

North Korea Says War With South Would Go Nuclear

ntsucks English Translation (608 comments)

"Please give us more money and aid!"

more than 4 years ago

Fake News Scam Sites Advertising On Real News Sites

ntsucks Served by Pulse 360 (128 comments)

For your amusement, here is another one that is running: http://the-daily-tribune.com/breaking/13/?t202id=4693&t202kw=6417707

I see a ton of these ads served by a company called Pulse 360.

more than 5 years ago

NSI Registers Every Domain Checked

ntsucks Class Action Suit (668 comments)

Where are the class action lawyers when you actually need one?

Anyone 'dotters actually harmed by this practice ?

about 7 years ago


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