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Space Food From Space Farms

onealone Lettuce? (168 comments)

Surely of all the vegetables, lettuce is one we could do without?

about 7 months ago
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U.S. District Judge: Forced Decryption of Hard Drives Violates Fifth Amendment

onealone What if this wasn't a child porn case... (417 comments)

What if the defendant was a journalist accused of some sort of snooping/hacking offence. The police have evidence suggesting that proof of guilt may reside on the laptop, but the journalist refuses to unlock it because it contains other secrets that may or may not be even related to this case: - Their list of sources, for example, or evidence to do with other stories that have yet to be published. When you remove the child porn aspect, it seems pretty unreasonable to force the defendant to unlock the data.

about 10 months ago
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U.S. District Judge: Forced Decryption of Hard Drives Violates Fifth Amendment

onealone Can't remember? (417 comments)

In cases like these, what's to stop the defendant from saying they don't know the password, or can't remember?

about 10 months ago
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Black Sheep Blackberry Blackballed By Business

onealone Meh... old phones are better. (349 comments)

I still use a Nokia 6310 most of the time. Sure, it doesn't have any internet connectivity, but it's a better phone than anything being sold today, the battery lasts for a week, I can drop it without it breaking, and no one's going to steal it. There's certainly no shame involved. Quite the opposite in fact. When people are boasting about their new phones and I pull my old Nokia out the reaction is: "Wow! I used to have one of those. Now that was a good phone!"

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: DOSBox, or DOS Box?

onealone What about 9x era games? (585 comments)

Has anyone managed to get Red Alert multiplayer working under emulation?
It needs Win95/98 with IPX networking.

more than 2 years ago
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The Thirteen Greatest Error Messages of All Time

onealone My favourite (623 comments)

"Emergency. Emergency. There's an emergency going on." Holly, from Red Dwarf.

more than 5 years ago

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