Perhaps brusquely put, but yes, many of the complaints voiced in the comments to this article are the same as the last time there was an article on the new mobile site. Like the shortened summa...
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Oh, yes, I'm so tired of that.
Well, yes. Expecting ad agencies to honor DNT seems about as clever as firewalling based on the April fool's "evil bit". In both cases, the people doing something you don't want have to choose to honor your wish. Good luck with that.
In my mind it doesn't even matter if cut off body parts are actually usable for biometric authentication. Any self-respecting thug who has seen Demolition Man, Minority Report, or one of the many others, will have to try the trick for himself just in case the people who said it didn't work were just trying to keep the competition in the dark..
The human body was designed?
According to wikipedia, the complete bible was available in "Norsk" (that's Norwegian for "Norwegian") in 1930, and it has been available in Danish (readable by any literate Norwegian at the time) since 1550. We're even lutheranian protestand christian by constitution, god damn it..
Indeed. The Norwegian writer, law professor, and early adopter Jon Bing had bing.no for years before Microsoft bought it from him for an undisclosed sum. Everyone's happy.
Though I suppose in a "no TLDs" world where he had
Sounds like a good idea. Would you like to work on this?
It's not that different from a skilled typist still looking at his hands once in a while. Besides the force of habit and natural tendency to look at your hands while working, it sometimes helps improve accuracy. I can type blind, but I often look down when typing in a new password. I can also play blind, but when it's not a very well rehearsed riff, I feel that looking at my left hand improves my accuracy and helps me focus on what I'm doing.
(but of course, if you're playing a guitar by vision alone, you're no better than the hunt-and-peck typist)
..and if they also have 3G ipads to go with those iphones, they count as three "coverage" people.
I like having two phones, so I can turn the work phone off and leave it at my desk when I go home for the day.
Time to buy a red Barchetta and an old farm in the country..
The way around this is to _indent_ with tabs and _align_ with spaces.
Like "UFO 2: Flying"?
As a Norwegian, I'll be celebrating Queen Sonja's birthday.