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Comment: Re:Since when.... (Score 1) 247

by ememisya (#49494365) Attached to: FBI Accuses Researcher of Hacking Plane, Seizes Equipment
Some FBI agents deserve it though. From reading this story, I think I'm happy that both parties shat in each others cheerios. Nobody likes to be harassed and most law enforcement agencies make no apologies for the emotional damage (they tend to see your average person as sheep), so I'd say it's fair. Egos checked, world's better off one tiny drop. I do feel bad for the guy's research though, I hope he backed up to the cloud :P

Comment: Re:Do not want -- The Car Knows, but Do You? (Score 1) 189

by ememisya (#49486197) Attached to: The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Okay, so you have an accident, who's to blame? The programmer or the driver? Perhaps a hacker steered your car to the right just a little for you to hit a tree, and all the equipment burst into flames, will there be a network trace to recover? So the code review will be one which determines the balance between life and death for the driver for accidental bugs in steering or breaking systems, but are you willing to trust a car company who could possibly get away with murdering you (steer your car into a tree, delete the server side records, on car devices already destroyed)? Creepy thoughts, but an actual possibility. So now we're talking airplane technology, every car will need an indestructible black box recording unit, which can be authenticated without any room for failure.

The point here is if you want a transportation mechanism that's aware of you and itself, get a horse.

Comment: Re:Mass Murder (Score 2) 245

by ememisya (#49471655) Attached to: Turkish Hackers Target Vatican Website After Pope's Genocide Comment
Actually the genocide was committed by the Ottoman Empire government. It's a lot like the new company being stuck with the bankruptcy of the previous company. Simply put, war is hell, but at the end of this bloody venture, an empire went down, and from the remains (what could be defended by an extremely skilled General by the name of Attaturk) came modern day Turkey. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/... Turks may feel a racial obligation (much like how white people in the US are pressured for slavery) should they want to (personally I don't see how any one person can feel good or bad about something prior to their life time) but the country Turkey did not exist when the genocide was ordered. It was indeed an order to kill all Armenians, but I don't think it worked out so well for the Ottomans.

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