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Comment: space efficient (Score 1) 104

by DrYak (#49828917) Attached to: Mercedes-Benz Copies Tesla, Plans To Offer Home Energy Storage

In Japan and Hawaii power companies are installing grid scale batteries. {...} Ideal for smoothing renewable sources.

And I might add: easier for such (relatively) smaller islands like Hawaii which can't afford lots hydroelectric dam due to limited amount of mountains (compared to the Alps here around, or compared to Japan)

Comment: Re:how can we trust facebook? (Score 1) 138

by lkcl (#49828597) Attached to: Facebook Now Supports PGP To Send You Encrypted Emails

Facebook is not doing encrypted messaging between users. Did you RTFA at all?

i did indeed... but it obviously wasn't clear enough. i believe that would come from the subject line saying "facebook is sending encrypted emails", rather than the subject saying "facebook allowing you to receive GPG-signed administrative notifications by email".

You can tell how far we have to go, when FORTRAN is the language of supercomputers. -- Steven Feiner