Re: Best laugh I've had all day...
I thought that wasn't allowed.
6 posts • joined 16 Jan 2010
If you use truly random words e.g. "Mt. whoa usurp mush naughty huge became" you get much more entropy per letter. That example should be worth 90 bits*. Certainly quicker to type, but which way is actually easier to remember is probably a matter of personal opinion.
*That is, assuming I generated it with the Diceware system (feel free to Google, Bing or Yahoo! it). But I admit I couldn't be bothered to get out my dice and just picked them "randomly" form a list.
I suppose technological innovation often comes from unlikely places. But surely this business model has applications outside the niche paedo market.
I wonder how it works exactly, handling online payment must be especially challenging when you're dealing with an illegal product.
And then there's the piracy problem. How do they deal with that? Make up for it in volume? Honour system? DRM?
Inquiring minds want to know.
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