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Comment All Hyped Up and No Where To Go (Score 2) 105

I never really understood twitter, how can you make money off a 160 character message? there are billions of tweets, people arent glued to each tweet and miss a lot thats out there and usually just focus on the big trends .. unless they link products from tweets and get comissions on sales ... people arent really going to advertise.
again .. nice idea .. but where to go from here?

Facebook i understand, it allows people to share in your life, Instagram makes people jeleous of your life, or you want to share part of someones experience .. but twitter is just more like an announcement.... move on.

Comment "Streaming" Tax (Score 2) 271

So will YouTube and Twich be affected? this just another .. oh they make money lets tax it so we can pay for our incompetence ... once somethings taxed, its never removed, they just add more taxes to cover bad decisions. AKA in business terms, Other Peoples Money (OPM)

Submission + - Ashley Madison Was the Greatest Scam Ever (weeklystandard.com)

An anonymous reader writes: There may be as few as 1,500 real women active on Ashley Madison. The adage about people taking it off on nude beaches often being the people you wish would leave it on; could apply here as well. Has anyone else downloaded the dump? Is it legal to download the dump? Has anyone else done any queries to get a take on this? Weekly Standard came up with these numbers.

Comment Re:mmm 4k content (Score 1) 100

Just a thought ( i have no experience in this)
Spacial Compression, as each bit has a quantifying value of 1 or 0 and each pixels has a certain colour code convertible to a hex code, couldn't one convert a file with a list/db of hex codes being used and using spacial geometry to fill in the blank .. or am i just wrong .. i have no idea what i'm going on about... babble babble...
for example Minecraft uses content generation to create worlds, couldn't something along those lines be used to generate responses to certain requests...

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