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Comment: Words. I can't even. (Score 3, Insightful) 125

by SkunkPussy (#48280075) Attached to: Facebook Sets Up Shop On Tor

So you're going to go to all of this trouble to use a completely secure connection which conceals your identity and information about your browsing. Then you're going to go to a website where the first thing you do identify yourself to that website then the second thing you do is give yourself a cookie that identifies you to any website anywhere on the internet that has a facebook like button?

Comment: Re: Laugh all the way to the bank (Score 1) 83

But the reason that say android is successful is probably not because of any specific patented technology it uses, rather it has a good enough user interface and google made it freely available for a while. The specific innovation behind android that led to its success is its open nature. None of microsoft's patents contribute to this.

Comment: Good Riddance (Score 1) 502

SB16 was great but in the end, Creative exaggerated the benefits of their cards - to the extent of deception sometimes. And the drivers for some of the later models were somewhat dodgy so in the end its better that they're irrelevant now - they drove themselves into the ground.

Comment: They can probably afford the fine. (Score 1) 190

by SkunkPussy (#47348887) Attached to: Eric Schmidt and Entourage Pay a Call On Cuba

That's very interesting that they visited Cuba because the penalty for a US citizen travelling to Cuba is an administrative penalty of $50,000 with no judicial oversight. That means you get fined and there is no possibility of appeal. Internet access costs about £5 / hour in Cuba and something about £50-70 / month so its only really available in internet cafes.

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