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Blackberry Moves Non-Handset Divisions Into New Business Unit

snemiro return the bonuses!! (89 comments)

Maybe now is time for the executives to return the bonuses and share them with the looks like they didn't do a great job after all.....

about a month ago

MP Says 'Failed' Piracy Warnings Should Escalate To Fines & Jail

snemiro Copywrong (135 comments)

The copyright concept has to be reviewed. The only problem is, people with the power to do it receive some bonus to keep ignoring it.

about 3 months ago

Chinese-Built Cars Are Coming To the US Next Year

snemiro 4. profit! (431 comments)

1. Locate the cheapest controllable labor force in the planet. 2. Make some "expensive" thing. 3. Sell it at the same price as before.

about 3 months ago

Zuckerberg's $100 Million Education Gift Solved Little

snemiro What was the expectation? (335 comments)

Well..if you give free money to managers, they will solve their yatch, new sports car, new house, 5* vacations.... of course, it will look as "work" from the accountability perspective....big invoices from consulting companies, fake construction, availability studies, etc.....just a bunch of paper. There is nothing more tempting to "administer" other's monies.... look at the Govt!...

about 4 months ago

EA Ending Online Support For Dozens of Games

snemiro I don't see any upgrade program in place... (329 comments)

Any "reasonable priced" upgrade program for original discs? That would be good. If you have paid $60 for a BF2, and BF4 is again $60, they should allow discs owners to upgrade for no more than $15. I would like to be a fan of game companies again....but they are doing exactly the opposite for a couple of bucks.

about 4 months ago

Google Aids Scientology-Linked Group CCHR With Pay-Per-Click Ads

snemiro Scientology wins! (186 comments)

If there were a race about which "religion" is getting more members with the most insane ideas, yep, they would take the 1st place!... In your face, resurrected Jesus.

about 5 months ago

Russia Writes Off 90 Percent of North Korea Debt

snemiro same everywhere.... (234 comments)

When an institution receives money, it vanishes through "operationa costs" and at the end, we should consider ourselves lucky if 10% is really used for the real purpose. Doesn't matter the -ism .... without full transparency, money ends in the administrator's pockets. Every govt office should have the obligation to have open and free access books, so we, the people, can understand why they are spending more and doing less.

about 5 months ago

Cuba: US Using New Weapon Against Us -- Spam

snemiro Cuba? (139 comments)

Still with that? Obviously big fishes are pocketing tons of taxpayers money with this scam.....and those guys will never cut the flow, on both sides of the story. Reality is, no govt really cares about the people.

about 5 months ago

Accenture Faces Mid-March Deadline Or 'Disaster'

snemiro Main goal (215 comments)

The MAIN GOAL of these big companies is to suck money. The "collateral goal" is to provide the "official offered solution". Having presence in several countries, they simply give foreign "gifts" when contracts are approved.

about 8 months ago

YouTube Co-founder Calls For Global Access To TV Online

snemiro Countries are protected markets... (140 comments)

And politicians get a chunk of it... So, nobody with the right controls in a country would like to allow people (consumers) watch how cheap things are in another place.

about a year ago

Apple and Amazon End Lawsuit Over the Term 'App Store'

snemiro lawyers costs? (79 comments)

Probably most of the VPs saw the bill... the only people pushing the case to eternity were the lawyers....

about a year ago

Mayan Pyramid In Belize Leveled By Construction Crew

snemiro It's "progress" !!! (276 comments)

Just make it cheaper, no matter how.... if somebody find a way to make good business nuking the moon, they will go ahead....romantic people can still watch Breakfast at Tiffany's... Tides? Who needs tides? Fishes? who cares? I will have my new Ferrari to drive, a longer yatch and a luxurious flat in Aspen....

about a year ago

California Lawmaker Wants 3-D Printers To Be Regulated

snemiro More business!! (856 comments)

If this senator would like to erradicate crime from the streets, maybe he should start supporting public health and education up to university level with big tax deductions for them whom finish their degrees... crime is a way to get easy money, like..em...belong to a Govt institution for life....or receive insane pension plans for 3 years in politics, without any evaluation of results....

about a year ago

NetWare 3.12 Server Taken Down After 16 Years of Continuous Duty

snemiro Re:Put it down easy.. (187 comments)

Ditto...I remember when I read about the "trick" to copy all the 3.12 floppies to the boot partition and install it from there.... no more floppy swapping!! ...I guess Novell's success was because it was *simple*... My record for a Novell Server was slightly more than 3 years without rebooting....solid rock...

about a year and a half ago

Nuclear Arms Cuts, Supported By 56% of Americans, Would Make the World Safer

snemiro threats? (615 comments)

China a threat? They hold 1/4 of the external treasury bonds.!! ( is flowing billions of $ to China to buy their products and the chinese cheap labor keeps the phones and tablets prices low in USA....there is no economic reason to act. It's just big ideologies involved. Iran? No's much better for the big money laundry scheme to keep an enemy alive than destroying him....where do you think all the money for the cold war had gone if the USSR had been destroyed?? trillions of taxpayers $ now are in hands of family and friends of private defense corporations....and they must keep the faucet flowing!!...a new spa in the alps, condos in big cities, a 300 acre vineyard in Italy (Ferrari included).... "see your taxes at work!"

about a year and a half ago

Google Looking for "Creative Individuals" For Glass Developer Program

snemiro military equip? (144 comments)

This looks like a product targeting soldiers to provide them some reality+ in the lens (threats, escape routes, blueprints, language translator, FoF id, remote video....). Probably they already have some of them....I would consider it interesting if there is a medical use to it. (help to people with blind issues).

about a year and a half ago

Texas School Board Searching For Alternatives To Evolutionary Theory

snemiro Very clear! (763 comments)

It's very clear to me ...these people left the train sometime ago in the evolution....what else could we expect from them?

about a year and a half ago

Amazon Patents the Milkman

snemiro this is going down... (365 comments)

What's the idea behind this kind of "patents"?? Some profit for some lawyers?? Can I patent "a displacement method using two organic carbon based devices, using one of them at a time" ??? Or "an organic device which captures air into a closed system and expels CO2" ?? So nature spent 4000 million years evolving for this??? what a waste....

about a year and a half ago

Email Trails Show Bankers Behaving Badly

snemiro I would like to see the day... (251 comments)

when politicians are responsible for their acts WITH HIS OWN present and future monies. No super retirements or bonuses for ANYBODY among the "decision makers" if the debt goes up. But, hey...dreaming is still free and not taxed.

about a year and a half ago

Economists Argue Patent System Should Be Abolished

snemiro Wait! (376 comments)

I thought the idea of the tax and patent system was only an extra revenue for bankers, lawyers and accountants... who planned the system.... like the Government - Fed eternal debt... On the other hand, I think patents should be owned by people, non-transferable, and for a limit period of time (10 years?), not companies, simply because a person (or a team) developed the device/solution. And of course, the process to register it should be FREE. If you as a John Doe develop something new, it's obscene to pay $20.000 to protect it... And "ideas" shouldn't be allowed to be patented....maybe another method....but "system where the user ask for something through a device to get a result"..... Companies will not be able to avoid taxes using the "IP fee" to subsidiaries in fiscal paradises anymore....there is so much money involved, I don't think this abolition would prosper...

about a year and a half ago


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