Slashdot is using a certificate with a SHA-256 signature. You are talking about the encryption cipher the webserver is using, which has been superseded, but is not yet considered a security risk.
Elementary schools teach neither hunting nor Spanish
When I was in elementary school, that was true. By the time I graduated high school, Spanish was being taught in 5th grade. The school I formerly went to was one of the first in the state to start an elementary foreign language program. I suppose it could just be a quirk of the area that I live in, but I was under the impression that now, many years later, it had become pretty widespread.
only UNII-1 and UNII-3...no UNII-2
In other words, they are using the spectrum that people actually want since UNII-2 has limits regarding power and avoiding interference with radar.
As this story has been submitted several times in the past several days, by various submitter and is going around various other tech forums( https://news.ycombinator.com/i... , https://soylentnews.org/articl... , https://www.reddit.com/r/progr...
Logic doesn't apply to the real world. -- Marvin Minsky