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Comment Re:Not that expensive (Score 1) 237

that's extremely expensive. $50 for some over compressed low resolution garbage at home streamed over my slow internet that isn't gigabit fiber, without the beautiful 4K laser IMAX, nor the Dolby rumbling seats and thunderous bass effects?

fuck that. i'll keep going to the theater for the Dolby IMAX 4K Laser experience at AMC Empire 25 or similar place. sure the popcorn and soda is expensive but that's why I sneak in snacks most of the time.

total price for two at AMC Empire 25: $40 bucks.

Comment Google is admitting the more patents/copyright sux (Score 1) 62

google admits the more patents and copyright you have the more restrictive business and innovation got. you couldn't create products, or innovate yourself.

here's the truth. the further you kill copyright/patents, the easier it gets to innovate, and do business yourself. rather than be reliant on copyright/patents to be a monopoly on content, you must invest your money continuously and fast, in order to have the best products and technology on the market, otherwise someone will outdo you and put your business out of business. currently patents/copyright prevent investment and innovation, because companies are safe that no competitor can rise even if they can do the same thing as you, and this creates a monopoly for those who own the patents and copyrights.

when a patent is in effect, companies like to delay technology deployment so as to milk that particular patented technology, while competitors are barred from entry to the market. then they move onto the next slight improvement of said patented technology, while a treasure trove of tech is held back because it's the next slight revision of tech they'll deploy next. that's basically business today.

sad but true.

Comment Re:custom ROMs are here to stay as long as.. (Score 1) 215

Here's one problem but it hasn't stopped custom ROMs luckily. T-Mobile Galaxy S7 shipped with a locked boot loader. This had the potential to kill custom ROMs, but luckily some development has occurred as the phone was found to be rootable. However if you're a Verizon or AT&T customer you know the pain of all Samsung phones being locked.

Originally T-Mobile said they'd see about an update to unlock the GS7 but so far it hasn't happened.

All previous Samsung phones on T-Mobile shipped with unlocked boot loaders.

That means it was as simple as flashing a custom recovery and you were onto custom ROM bliss and root.

LG phones remain unlocked as an alternative luckily.. The G5 and V20 both have unlocked boot loaders on T-Mobile AND Sprint.

Comment custom ROMs are here to stay as long as.. (Score 2) 215

devices remain compatible ie unlocked boot loaders.

if you go over to xda-developers custom ROMs are still a big thing. custom ROMs would even be bigger but many phones are shipped locked down with locked boot loaders and unroot-able, so users can't develop their custom ROMs or install them.

T-Mobile and Sprint traditionally have been the most custom ROM friendly shipping phones with unlocked boot loaders. as such communities have spung up on xda-developers with dozens of custom ROMs for popular unlocked devices especially Samsung. people also like to install Google's entirely vanilla version of Android getting rid of what users dislike about Samsung/LG/HTC ROMs and software.

Cyanogen might be a ROM but I don't think it has a ton of users. It's probably the most commercial of them but not the go-to-ROM of someone who wants something custom.

Comment this is a psych op (Score 1) 169

these guys are making weapons with AI, but the public won't get to see the weapons. that's how weapons manufacturement works in the United States. the weapons are well developed and could kill, torture, mind control, irradiate, enslave and abuse humans in various ways, but the military/government keeps it hidden just for them. the attacks that happen on people are done secretly and to small groups, so as the main stream consciousness never gets a chance to react to it.

AI is already weaponized and here's one of the main programs in place. The AI bots interface with the human mind for electronic and neuropsychological torture, including to remotely control people to go on mass shootings and bombings:

Comment Re:normal people are very affected by the stuff (Score 1) 305

Yeah ogrish type stuff can hurt a person. I could see the gore causing a persons brain to get fucked up, although it might be a temporary effect but the kiddy open stuff I don't think has a negative effect it just gives you a boner. Seriously its just sex like adult porn which everyone uses and doesn't get PTSD from.

Comment It sounds made up (Score 0) 305

I dont think these people got PTSD. I happen to be friends with a neuropsych who does QME evals for California- majority like 90% of people who come in claiming a work place injury are faking it to try to get out of work. He'll start off his testing and if they exhibit signs of faking he will give it to them straight: either walk out of my office now and I will write the testing wasn't completed or, finish up and I'll write you were faking.

I just don't think humans get PTSD that easily and the condition itself is mostly non-existent- people have the diagnosis but don't have the symptoms from the DSM which sound psychotic. I bet this guy is faking like a motherfucker. Its the perfect crime. Each component of the lawsuit crafted to extract some dollar off Microsoft- it might work it might not but really all these mother fuckers saw was some kids bholes. The guy wants to make it sound bad because he knows the general public hasn't seen any kids bholes and they will think there is some kind of negative trauma from seeing it when scientifically its no different than seeing adult bholes at the most he ever got was a boner he secretly whacked off to routinely.

Comment Re:AMD has (Score 1) 91

What the poster is saying is there is no reason not to have ECC. Corruption of bits is very easy and its one of the secret NSA hacking tools (space based weapons corrupt- read- write RAM).

When all you need is a few extra bits and some correction mechanism why the fuck not use it? It costs the same to make too.

ECC unfortunately cannot stop space based hacking but it can guard from some attacks at least.

Comment so they're emitting tracking ultrasound :( (Score 1) 207

this is bullshit. a cop / law enforcement could use this to walk around and receive identity information without even needing to interferometry scan your brain/DNA/pocket book full of ID/credit cards/cellphone etc.

this also enables low tech citizens to perform the same feat. often times once a low tech person has info about you such as tracking ID, IP address, phone number, address, name, social security number, date of birth+location information, or email address they can take that to databases and find out mounds of information about you- basically all that data the companies have amassed about you, is retrievable with any identifiable information. NSA databases work the same way.

Comment the issue was (Score 1) 435

price and lack of need to replace existing TVs. nobody cares to be hyped. no one wants to rush out and buy new stuff all the time. the industry thought we would be in to having intercourse with them, so they pre-maturely removed their pants but we didn't want intercourse this time.

people will buy 3D TVs only if they are priced the same as regular TVs, and only then when they are in the market to buy a new TV say when their old one breaks down and needs replaced.

TV is not that hot of content. no one actually gives a crap about it.

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