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Comment "Streaming" Tax (Score 2) 271

So will YouTube and Twich be affected? this just another .. oh they make money lets tax it so we can pay for our incompetence ... once somethings taxed, its never removed, they just add more taxes to cover bad decisions. AKA in business terms, Other Peoples Money (OPM)

Submission + - Ashley Madison Was the Greatest Scam Ever (weeklystandard.com)

An anonymous reader writes: There may be as few as 1,500 real women active on Ashley Madison. The adage about people taking it off on nude beaches often being the people you wish would leave it on; could apply here as well. Has anyone else downloaded the dump? Is it legal to download the dump? Has anyone else done any queries to get a take on this? Weekly Standard came up with these numbers.

Comment Re:mmm 4k content (Score 1) 100

Just a thought ( i have no experience in this)
Spacial Compression, as each bit has a quantifying value of 1 or 0 and each pixels has a certain colour code convertible to a hex code, couldn't one convert a file with a list/db of hex codes being used and using spacial geometry to fill in the blank .. or am i just wrong .. i have no idea what i'm going on about... babble babble...
for example Minecraft uses content generation to create worlds, couldn't something along those lines be used to generate responses to certain requests...

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