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Comment What? (Score 1) 277

I don't get this. The dish problem is IMO the home automation problem with the best existing solution. It's called a dishwasher and bit bit of kitchen organisation (like have the dishwasher below and next to the cabinets with the dishes).

Surely the robot problem looking for a solution is the part of laundry that comes after the washing machine? And maybe windows, depending on the home

Comment Re:Off-Topic (Score 1) 227

Since the average American household consumes 901 KWh per month, each Bitcoin transfer represents enough energy to run a comfortable house, and everything in it, for nearly a week.

Would be 3-5 weeks for other western countries who actually insulate their houses, use modern appliances and lighting.

I had to read this number in TFS twice. Indeed, the average European household uses approx 330 kWh per month.

Comment Re:What could possibly go wrong? (Score 1) 370

They should allow the potential victim to upload the hash, and not the image.

We can't even get a judge to understand what a hash is, you expect the average Facebook mouth-breather to know what the fuck you're talking about?

They obviously wouldn't have to deal with the technical details and therefore wouldn't have to know

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