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Comment Re:Firewall/Router blocking settings? (Score 2) 204

Makes much more sense to un-install those privacy downgrades. Worth the effort as there is a distinct improvement in boot times as well as general performance. Those M$ anal probes do come with more than one cost, not just your privacy taken but also a system performance cost, obviously they run better in windows 10 built in than added in windows 7 and 8, which is why windows 10 outperforms fully privacy downgraded windows 7 and 8. I wonder how well windows 7 clean install no M$ recommended privacy downgrades compares against windows 10.

Comment Re:Limited unlimited (Score 1) 217

The idea is to provide no-cap content, content that does not add to you download meter ie content they charge to publish. Then over time ramp down the cap, lower and lower and lower. This to use their access monopoly to create a publishing monopoly, everyone wants to charge the equivalent of xbox licensing fees money for nothing because they can.

Comment Re:I have the right to watch it. (Score 2) 139

They installed software to stream movies not share them. There is a major difference in use, the software is sharing in the background without the seeming activity of the user and the user has no way of knowing whether the content, the specific copy they are watching is legal or not. This is being prosecuted in the US because no loser pay laws (so the defendants lose either way, either pay for their legal defence or pay the privately instituted fine with the power of corrupt government), in other countries with loser pays laws because lawyers wanting to make a name for themselves would take on the case with the aim of winning and making the claimants pay when they fail to prove their case against the actual individuals rather than an arbitrary IP address.

Comment Re:No government role? (Score 1, Troll) 138

The Turkish national, the fixer had the encryption software, the journalists did not. Why were the journalists arrested and charged with terrorism because the US is promoting it by routinely destroying whistle blowers and actively making changes to policy pretend laws to target all journalists in conflict zones. This to give tacit approval to less then democratic states to go after all non-'embedded' (the word is going to take on some new connotations) journalists (corporate and intelligence agency lackeys).

Comment Re:The A10 cannot be turned into an F35 (Score 1) 466

Tech is hugely compact, armour and a strong durable airframe are not. You can turn any passenger aircraft into a accurate bomber via a laser guidance system and laser tracking weapons. So all a straight up scam to force vassal states to pay tribute to the US military industrial complex to the tune of hundreds of billions of dollars or else. So nothing more than a lame PR stunt to make those vassal state tribute payments more tolerable to their populations. Tribute to the US military industrial complex comes before schools, hospitals, social services, infrastructure spending of course and all of those of course should be privatised to American corporations or else colour revolution, pretty pretty, PR, colour revolutions all over the place.

Comment Re: 92B (Score 1) 63

Sorry no it is illegal they are bleeding economies out of sheer greed. Their activities are not legal, there are just gaps they have paid their lobbyists to create via corrupt politicians that they are then exploiting in a criminal fashion, no because it is legal but because there is no legal framework by which they can be prosecuted and mass incarcerated, YET!

Comment Re:What is UNUSUAL (Score 0) 264

This is exactly how easy it is. The individual applies for citizenship and gets it. Then is issued with a diplomatic passport. The country hosting the embassy can reject the diplomatic immunity but all they can do is expel the holder of the diplomatic passport and deny them return to the country hosting the embassy. So why is it dragging on and on and on, an extended source of embarrassment for both Sweden and the UK as seeming vassal states of the US, well, exactly that. The longer it last, the greater the pressure on Sweden and the UK to back down, otherwise their lick spittle attempts to appease the US just look more and more pathetic.

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