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Comment Re:The Microsoft key!!!! I've never used it...ever (Score 2) 656 656

It depends per user. Coming from Linux, I use keys a lot more than other people do. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

That said, I just bought a Roccat Tyon and am using 12 buttons on a regular basis. Note: I am not a gamer.

Having programable buttons on a mouse is great. As a keyboard I have a Happy Hacker keyboard. So no easily accesible CapsLock there.

Comment Re:Why do you need this stuff on the internet at l (Score 1) 84 84

Because somebody asked if they could and nobody asked if they should.

So it starts with a machine that does your temperature settings and lights. As the computer can tell time, they add programming it to do it on time.
Now add security camera's. That is nice to access when you are not home, so connection via Internet.
Hey, we have Internet and you see you left the lights on, why not add turning of your lights?
Opening the front door from wherever you want inside the house when somebody is at the door? Sure, no problem.
You can now open the door when somebody is at the door when you are not at home for whatever reason.

Basicaly if it has a switch or a handle, you cn now connect it to the same computer that does everything.

So why do people want it? Because it is easy. Persons are smart, people are stupid. They give out all their private information, because it is easy. People do not think about security, because they are not bad people. They can not imagine that somebody would want access to what they have, so they do not think about protecting it.

Comment Re:But... but? (Score 1) 167 167

I just open them in a frame. I do that with all Youtube videos.

e.g. http://houghi.org/yt.php?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ
Code I have is availabe through a link in the top left. No age restriction when you use it this way.

I have a shortcut that points to http://houghi.org/yt.php?houghi=URL_from_Youtube and turn it into what I want. I use vq=hd1080. You can change and add parameters to whatever you desire on your own website.

Comment Re: Won't allow forwarding? (Score 1) 198 198

It is not possible to take copies with a copy machine of money, because of restrictions in the machine, not because some magic in the money.

Take away that restriction and you will be able to copy money.

So if the program does not have this restriction, it will be able to do it. Gimp?

Syntactic sugar causes cancer of the semicolon. -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982

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