Why would I trust your wifi to start with ? It's name is "freewififorall" and I should hope it is not a honeypot to eavesdrop my credit card number when it is transiting on the wire(less), or scan my open ports if I connect ?
MIT is expert a making these sort of PR stunts were they claim they invented something novel when they replicate some boring old result from 10yr ago. Well, here it is 30yr ago.
Yeah, and all that waking up takes a whooping 1s, during which I can already start doing something else.
I quite don't see the purpose of getting notifications on a device I am not looking at anyway, but I'll grant you that one. I don't care but maybe it's important to someone.
What about a case of the government coming at the right time, after the fact so as not to stifle innovation, but before the problem has grown like a monstrous chancre ?
Any decent laptop is always on too, these days.
This proposal would make bitcoins a catastrophic currency. When stock market crash, money value crash too, so instant deflation trap, lovely.
It's Europe, not Africa.
from the inside ?
Amusingly, the entire Crimean plan is in the Wikileaked documents from 3yrs ago.
Watch 5 minutes of Russia Today. Fox News is fair and balanced, in comparison.
I retract that statement. I have no proof to support the claim. Unfortunately Slashdot doens't let one edit.
Homosexuality is not genetic.
Autism is linked to genetic (probably not only, but having relatives diagnosed increases one risk of having affected children).
They do that anyway, so what.
At this point, we have an effective private monopoly. This merger should not have been allowed (actually wires and service should be split, like it is in Europe).
European union has enforced a norm. So you could expect that this will become somewhat pervasive. Except if USA decides to come up with its own norm as usual.
You missed the point.
Your credit score being 830 makes you a successful member of society, by definition.
A low credit score is a verdict, you are a looser and a loner, true or not, it doesn't matter, the consequences are the same for you.