Is that before or after the US economy stops?
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A danger to Fijian people...or any New Zealander who is in Fiji.
Or anyone at the New Zealand High Commission in Fiji
They were acting under the guise of anonymity, with no perceived repercussions for their actions.
Now they're been identified and face further public ridicule, potential criminal charges and civil lawsuits.
No dragons, just Hobbits.
New Zealand doesn't have the resources to filter the data first, hence off-shoring that to NSA.
Don't forget Braindead
Who exactly do we feel these countries are a threat to?
I don't know.... one of the many military coups that have happened in Fiji in recent times. It would be good to get a heads up if an extremest group staged a coup and took over a country in our backyard.
So you're saying all intelligence agencies in the world should shut up shop?
So they're going to destroy your reputation at a moments notice, by disclosing that they illegally spied on you and open themselves up to law suits.
Sounds great. I could do with a few million to retire on.
Please NSA, disclose who I send text messages to.
They were already your enemy. You just didn't know who they were.
Revealing a trolls identity isn't asking for trouble.
It implicates them as a suspect for anything bad that may happen to you in the future.
So commentors on a news website spouting out opinions can de-rank it?
A company with offices in USA, under the jurisdiction of the FBI's NSL's
You need an animal with an upright neck. Humans have a huge muscle connected to the back of our skull. When we're standing, our neck is straight, with the weight supported by bones. Big brains are heavy, along with the extra bone in the skull to accommodate it.
Nope, if the bottleneck was USB, it would be in the order of a few seconds. 4MB/s is the interface speed of the hard drive that comes with the laptop mentioned.
In practice, USB 2.0 speeds are in the order of 20MB/s - 10 seconds to transfer 177MB, assuming the hard drive is completely full.
If you had two hard drives with PIO mode transfer on the same IDE bus, it would be painfully slow to copy between the two.