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Comment: Re:Not so smart (Score 5, Insightful) 375

by KUHurdler (#38158002) Attached to: Smart Meters Wreaking Havoc With Home Electronics
I'd be curious what smart meter provider they use. While there are some very sophisticated/expensive models, most of them only send very short data bursts every 15 or 30 minutes. Because of this, I suspect this article is just another consumer-paranoia attempt to blame smart meters for anything they can think of.

Comment: Re:My money is on him winning that science fair. n (Score 3, Insightful) 236

by KUHurdler (#36120724) Attached to: 16-Year-Old Discovers Potential Treatment For Cystic Fibrosis

Nah. Some kid who tested 6 different denture adhesives in Coke will win because the judges actually understand WTF he did. At least that's how it worked at science fairs when I was in school.

You probably should have learned how to explain your volcano better.

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