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Comment Re:Still too low for victims and too high for lawy (Score 1) 91

No, shut down the businesses involved, sell off their assets to the highest bidders, and jail all high-level management for at least a decade.

Those rich fucks are huge flight risks and people within the companies will be scrambling to shred and burn evidence and cover up hidden assets, so time your sentencing announcement with the arrival time of a tank battalion at their offices.

Comment Re:Netflix is a transition light bulb (Score 1) 293

My typical incandescent bulbs last 5 or more years. I have several in my house that have gone over a decade (of regular use) without being replaced.
I don't use tube fluorescents at home. Fuck that noise and fuck that color and fuck that flicker.
My typical CFL bulbs lasted 6-18 months. Terrible flicker, color, and response time. These are pretty much the worst thing ever.
I haven't had LED bulbs die out yet, but it'll be a decade or more before they win on total cost, assuming 0% on that initial savings. The color is better than CFL, but absolutely not as good as a decent incandescent. And I've used everything from no-name crap to Cree, Hue, and Hue Lux.

All that is ignoring the limitations of LED bulbs with regards to the housings you can put them in without baking them to death, the lack of traditional dimming controls, and the materials / disposal issue.

Comment Re:wan port (Score 0) 123

Uh, a dumb switch on a single IP won't work for shit in that scenario.
What fucking IP will your modem give you?
What fucking IP will things on the switch get?
What fucking IP will things on the router connected to the switch get?
How will traffic to and from these IPs be routed outside of your network?

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