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Comment In Which Optus is like Dunhill. (Score 1) 130 130

Optus are utilising the same basic tactics that the Tobacco industry uses - they flagrantly dodge strict advertising laws, but all they ever get is a slap on the wrist.

Even if Optus only got a thousand new subscribers with that campaign, then they'll still make a long-term profit if they get fined by the ACCC.

Comment Re:Chrome is a keylogger, and scrambling won't hel (Score 1) 472 472

Tinfoil much?

I'm happy to hear that Chrome is on the up and up.

I'm not sure that anybody could really be shocked by this news. Internet Explorer has been grabbing at straws since IE5. They continue to implement other companies ideas in a very poor way. The current IE is a complete farce, I don't understand how anybody could use it, unless you were forced to by restrictions at work.

I know it would be impossible to glean, but the amount of people using various versions of IE while at work would be interesting.

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