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Comment Convenience Fee (Score 1) 794 794

Sometimes it's the closest grocery to where I am...

Often the produce is remarkably less gross than other chains.

The rest of the products are sufficient that it's easier to may their markup than travel elsewhere.

Finally, Placebo effect, though I don't actually buy from the homeopathy section...

Privacy

Submission + - Is Your Printer Spying on You?

gnujoshua writes: "In 2005, the EFF alerted the world to how laser printers are spying their users by providing tracking information in the form of a unique smattering of barely detectable yellow dots that appear on every printout. Revitalizing this issue, the Computing Counter Culture Group at the MIT Media Labs has launched Seeing Yellow. They provide instructions to see the tracking dots, as well as provide you with a list of clever questions, and appropriate contact information so that you can confront your laser printer manufacturer. Let's act before this issue slips through the cracks again and send the message that manufacturers' must respect our privacy and our right to anonymous free speech."

Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage. -- Lazarus Long

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