Then how should individuals recover the $120/yr for a VPS?
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What would you define as "effective controls"? And for how many years is a well-known ad network going to be able to keep a spotless record? Which if any existing network qualifies?
Why should a blog have ads on it?
To pay for the VPS that hosts the blog.
Until September 2013, no major ad network supported HTTPS at all. That is when AdSense added HTTPS support. But for people who wish to avoid AdSense, which other ad networks have HTTPS now? Besides, it's still possible to serve a Flash Player exploit over HTTPS.
What makes an ad agency reliable to you?
And what solutions do you recommend for individual blog authors to implement "host your own ads"?
Nintendo corp takes down Youtube videos with graphic stills from games.
All I heard was that Nintendo was using Content ID to claim videos of its games' cut scenes. When did this start?
Besides, a lot of these "managed" environments provide type safety guarantees. Preventing your data from being lost or disclosed due to a defect in a program can be worth more than the marginal cost of a managed environment.
Grow your own food. The food savings really adds up
Anonymous Coward wrote:
[Patent FUD] encourages the use of older higher-bandwidth codecs which encourages provision of higher bandwidth internet connections.
Textbook broken window fallacy.
We need a deaf blind QA tester core if they can not easily use the site it's broken.
How would a site tell 100 deafblind testers behind the same NAT from a bot?
Thats why the VA cannot figure out how to use a computer
Since when? The US Department of Veterans' Affairs was among the first to adopt an electronic health record system. In the late 1970s, it began to develop the MUMPS-powered VistA system now used by nearly half of all U.S. hospitals with electronic health records. And VistA is free software.
There is no red envelope or similiar notifications button, to see replies at a glance
Click the word "Slashdot" at the top left of each page to go to the home page, and your replies should be just below your username in a box at the top of the right column.
No way to even find old comments that slip off the relatively short comment list
I get a "Load More Comments" button at the bottom.
I can think of roughly 1.25 billion people who don't find "Indian" racist.
But in the case of rape or murder, well, that will end family ties for a few decades.
For this purpose, would you consider "rape" to include sexual contact between an 18-year-old and a 17-year-old when the 17-year-old has presented fake ID? Or are you in the "save it for marriage to avoid accidental molestation convictions" camp?
As long as plantation owners are not a position to
Modern pseudo-slavery differs from slavery in the first half of the nineteenth century in one important way: the child of two wage slaves is not a slave to either of his parents' employers.