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How Facebook Stores Billions of Photos

sirrube Re:Already been done. (154 comments)

No, A little different implementation, they are Public land records, such as deeds,mortgages, and any other legally recorded documents. They offer them in the original size they were provided by the county recorder. The file sizes range up to several megabytes depending on if it is a assessor map etc.

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All men watch porn

sirrube sirrube writes  |  more than 4 years ago

sirrube (622137) writes "Researchers were conducting a study comparing the views of men in their 20s who had never been exposed to pornography with regular users.

But their project stumbled at the first hurdle when they failed to find a single man who had not been seen it.

“We started our research seeking men in their 20s who had never consumed pornography,” said Professor Simon Louis Lajeunesse. “We couldn't find any.”"

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Wrestler's Wikipidea page altered before death!

sirrube sirrube writes  |  more than 7 years ago

sirrube writes "On June 24, 2007, Chris Benoit, a WWE wrestler was found dead in a bizarre murder suicide that included the loss of his wife and son. Hours before the death was reported by the police the Wikipedia entry about him was altered reporting the death of his wife. Investigators are looking into who altered pro wrestler Chris Benoit's entry to mention his wife's death hours before authorities discovered the bodies of the couple and their 7-year-old son. MSN News && Yahoo News"
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