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Comment Secure our voting machines from the commies :) (Score 1) 204

"Bruce Schneier .. points out, quite rightly, that the U.S. needs to secure its electronic voting machines, and we need to do it in a hurry lest outside interests hack the result"

Well then, you shouldn't have handed the contract to Diebold *, who ran the voting machines on Microsoft Windows with no full irrevocable paper audit, so anyone and his dog could delete ballots.

* "I am committed to helping Ohio deliver its electoral votes to the president next year.", Walden O'Dell CEO Diebold

How To Rig An Election In The United States

Submission + - Manjaro Linux,A Graphical and simplified Distribution of Arch Linux (techphylum.com)

Themj001 writes: Manjaro is based on Arch Linux with a beautiful user interface. Manjaro is a stable and reliable Linux Distribution. As many people know or think, Arch is absolutely a no joke distribution.Many newbies find it hard to install as Arch Linux doesn't have graphical installer.So Manjaro is the option for them.Unlike Arch Linux, Manjaro have a graphical installer which is easy to use.Latest version of Manjaro ships with Linux kernel 4.6.2.Manjaro is not only stable, but also it is bleeding edge.It is fast and user-friendly at the same time,in other words the power like Arch Linux but in a simplified way.The official desktop environments of Manjaro are Xfce and KDE.But it comes in variety of DEs(Desktop Environments) like Xfce, KDE, Deepin, BspWM, Budgie, i3, LXDE, Cinnamon, Enlightenment, Netbook, Fluxbox, Gnome, JWM, LXQT, MATE, Openbox and PekWM.

Comment Monsanto’s Bt corn toxic to humans .. (Score 1) 470

"There has never been a single confirmed case of a negative health outcome for humans or animals from their consumption"

"Here we document that modified Bt toxins are not inert on human cells, but can exert toxicity, at least under certain in vitro conditions. In vivo implications should now be assessed. Our results raise new questions in risk assessment of food and feed derived from genetically engineered plants." ref

Comment Murder Spies and Voting Lies .. (Score 1) 171

Murders Spies And Voting Lies: The Clint Curtis Story is an incredible documentary which tells the story of a computer programmer who was contacted by a private company' with ties to convicted Chinese spies, to write a program that could be used to rig elections...what follows is the breaking of a massive conspiracy in which there would be hard evidence of vote manipulation via electronic voting machines-whether using Curtis's program or the twenty year old bootloader hack which, as show by students at Princeton University, could be loaded onto any of these machines in less than a minute; the sketchy firing of two employees-one being Curtis himself- from the Florida Dept of Transportation; corrupt ties to leading members of Diebold-one of two companies responsible for vote counting in the US; and a dead Florida DOT investigator- Raymond Lemme RIP- who was privately investigating the claims made by Curtis...who conveniently committed suicide in Georgia, where autopsies are not done on suicide victims, as opposed to Florida where an autopsy would have been automatic. What really happened in 2000 to Al Gore and Ohio & Florida, and again in 2004.....now you can finally know the truth, and it ain't pretty!

Submission + - Open-source Microsoft programming standard (zdnet.com)

tetraverse writes: Open-source Microsoft protocol aims to be a programming standard

Codenvy, Microsoft, and Red Hat have announced they are adopting a universal Language Server Protocol for integrated development environments.

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