* Posts by True Thug

14 posts • joined 4 Nov 2012

SMS 2FA gave us sweet FA security, says Reddit: Hackers stole database backup of user account info, posts, messages

True Thug

from mid-2000s era

How did they steal my thoughts from 2500?

Tor blimey, guv'nor: Firefox to try on privacy tool's Canvas gloves to leave fewer fingerprints

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Re: Back to 1994

Because if you only block certain things you are creating a finger ptint.

Self-driving cars doomed to be bullied by pedestrians

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Anoying Horn

Just add a very annoying horn and people will stop waling in front of them.

Delete Google Maps? Go ahead, says Google, we'll still track you

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Re: eh?

Otherwise, I use old-fashioned land lines to talk to friends or family. If I am out and about, I finish whatever I am doing. I'm then free to return home and call anyone I want.

^^ They know where you are on land lines too silly

Lab-grown black hole proves Stephen Hawking's radiation claims – physicist

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To see the effects of quantum entanglement predicted in Hawking radiation in the superfluid, it must be cooled below 2.7 nanokelvin.

I think you mean colder than the 1.2 nanokelvin the radiation emits.

Flash zero day phished phoolish Microsoft Office users

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Re: If I had a genie...

Macromedia made Flash. adobe bought them

NASA picks tools for voyage to possibly LIFE-SUPPORTING moon Europa

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Try Earth

"This could make Europa the best place in the solar system to look for present-day life."

Mozilla, EFF, Cisco back free-as-in-FREE-BEER SSL cert authority

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Re: Do I understand this?

I assume these will be signed. This will ensure that every site has encrypted communications. +1

Our Vulture strokes Dell's ROBUST 15 INCHER: Inspiron 15 Core i7

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XPS 15

No doubt Dell has something sportier tucked away for you to spend your money on, but it's probably not as slim – nor as stylish – as the Inspiron 15

Martians yet to retaliate after Curiosity's 100,000th laser strike

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Surely you meant microscope..

Lightning strikes USB bosses: Next-gen jacks will be REVERSIBLE

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Pfff reversible

Reversible just means there are two correct ways to plug it in. If you make it round there's no wrong way...

HUMANS all come FROM AFRICA: HERPES does not lie

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I think this proves herpes came from africa.

Battery-free e-ink screen grabs screenshots from smartphones

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Yet another way to take screenshots..

Apple's poisonous Touch silently kills the GNOMEs of Linux Forest

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Unfortunately I have to agree with this article. I'm running Ubuntu Natty 11.04 because it is the latest to still support Gnome 2.


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