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Comment Buy back (Score 1) 166

Buy back the taxi plates families have forked out 100K+ for. Deregulate the industry and sure let uber operate along taxi services. Alternatively let's see uber operate under the exact same conditions as taxis (plates, radio royalties, what ever other insurances) and see if its that cost effective. If they still dominate because their service is that much better, all power to them!

Submission + - Australian Feliks Zemdegs takes title at Rubik's Cube World Championship (

johnsnails writes: Australian Feliks Zemdegs has taken the Rubik's Cube world title for the second straight time at the 2015 World Championship finals, which reunited the world's meanest "speedcubers" in Sao Paulo.

The 19-year-old completed the traditional 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube with a staggering average of 7.56 seconds and best score of 5.695 seconds, narrowly missing the world record of 5.25 seconds held by American Collin Burns.

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Life in the state of nature is solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short. - Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan