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Comment Re:Eletronic fingerprint? (Score 4, Informative) 143

"return the second laptop because the device was capable of accessing Allegro's IT network"

It sounds like they depend on the MAC address for access security, and not-a-one-of-them has ever heard of MAC spoofing. (Or a Pingles can for extending WiFi range to off of company property.)

Comment An exe? Yeah that'll work. (Score 1) 119

-rwxrw-rw- 1 pi pi 582 Apr 23 1999 Carved Stone.bmp
drwxr-xr-x 2 pi pi 4096 Mar 9 2015 Desktop
drwxrwxrwx 3 pi pi 4096 Sep 4 11:51 Devel
-rwxr--r-- 1 pi pi 49 May 15 2015 golog
drwxr-xr-x 3 pi pi 4096 Nov 8 22:40 indiecity
drwxr-xr-x 4 504 staff 4096 Feb 11 2013 mcpi
drwxrwxr-x 2 pi pi 4096 Mar 10 2013 python_games
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 254 Mar 15 2014 test.js
drwxr-xr-x 3 pi pi 4096 Mar 9 2015 tmp
-rw-r--r-- 1 pi pi 5 Dec 26 01:10 totally_lame_malmare.exe

Comment Re:She's Wrong. (Score 1) 156

Exactly. "Bill and Melinda Gates answer to no electorate, board, or shareholders; they are accountable mainly to themselves." first she has to establish that this is a problem and why. Possibly she did and the reviewer missed that, but it doesn't seem that way.

Hey Linsey McGoey: Sad day for you!

Comment Re:He's got his talking points (Score 3, Insightful) 478

Really? I guess Windows 10 really will be the last Windows. See, I have this strange idea that I own my computers and my Internet connection.

I can't remember when I opened an Office app with intent.
W10 won't run my old favorite games.
That flat monochrome UI is a regression to Windows 2.1, and makes long-existing apps look like poop.
My LAN took a vote and they're split down the middle on processors and terabytes between Windows and Linux, and I know who the Androids will support.
My last Windows anchor was Delphi, and I've switched to Lazarus.

Apple? An Apple Pi would have no I/O ports.

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