Word was 'apathy"
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I take my bike to the pub, it's good exercise, gives me time to listen to an audio book or podcast and it's cheaper than a taxi. With fenders and a coat I can go in any weather.
But you should always know your limit!
The US army bought 10 Nimitz aircraft carriers at $4.5 billion each, how many wars have they won lately?
If the result is the same electrical and chemical activity what's the difference.
Shhh, don't give away the trick before we get to use it.
Almost, they are saying "we're smart, but you're stupid, get to work."
Knowing where speed traps are would make them 100% effective. The point is to reduce speeding and no one will speed if they know there is a trap on the road, no one gets a ticket and the road becomes safer. The only way in which the trap is ineffective is that it doesn't generate any cash for the department.
It's more interesting than anything else this week and it would make a cool DIY dev platform.
Along with IR and Visible light, unless you are pumping watts into a very small volume you're not going to boil your guts with wifi.
Most people have no idea that their browser can be used as a bot.
Between me and a few others my high school's internal network never ran faster than dialup and at least half of the computers mysteriously were converted to every version of linux that would run on that horrible hp/dell/compaq hardware.
Regardless of how "trolled" any one feels by this he gets an ad hit every time the user looses a round in the game. So do they pay him with a bucket of cash or just Apple store credit?
I've got the same problem, 10 years ago I had one device hooked right to the modem, now my basement looks like something out of The Matrix.