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John C. Reid
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Attends Western Governors University
Lives in Lake Havasu City, AZ
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Listening to this reminds me of Firefly / Serenity. I think it is because of the use of banjo and fiddle. Great song, I have it in my playlist for music for coding.
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Welcome to the official campaign website for Deez Nuts' 2016 presidential run. On July 26th, 2015, Deez Nuts(I-IA) officially filed as a candidate for President. Almost immediately, our campaign started to generate substantial media buzz. The media attention might have gotten the word out, ...
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You know that +Linda Lawrey​ is finally back when all the +Dan McDermott​ and +Bobbi Jo Woods​ posts return to your feed. 
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If you are paranoid enough to need a safe room, then you also need this door. The abuse it takes is insane.
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For all you Apple users who think you immune to viruses: This one is very serious, hard to detect, impossible to clean, and does not require Internet access to infect you.
The improved attack highlights ongoing concerns over the security of a computer's low-level code
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I'm going to leave this right here.
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So my kindergartner had a math assignment requiring him to find real world objects that were a circle, a rectangle, a square and a triangle.

I am noticing a theme. It is the same theme with every meal.
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Tasty tasty math.
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How many know that the MPAA and RIAA assertions that copied goods are theft have already been heard by the supreme court in 1985 with Dowling v. United States, and the Supreme Court explicitly valued whether copies could be regarded as stolen goods under the law, and held that they could not.

http://falkvinge.net/2013/12/23/reminder-1-copyright-monopoly-infringement-isnt-stealing-says-the-us-supreme-court/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dowling_v._United_States
Rick is the founder of the first Pirate Party and is a political evangelist, traveling around Europe and the world to talk and write about ideas of a sensible information policy. He has a tech entrepreneur background and loves whisky.
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This is why I bring up civil vs criminal when people scream that breaking copyright is illegal. Is is not criminal, but it is difficult to win a civil case if you don't first get a criminal conviction.

When I download a copy of an item, I do not deny you (the original owner) that item. It is not like stealing your truck. It is especially muddy waters if you willingly share that item with me. You might be under contract from some content provider to not share it, but I certainly don't have any contract with them by extension.
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"I don’t even consider what we’re doing this season to be that huge. It was just the setup for the real story which really begins next season, which would have been Act 2 of our film." ~Sam Esmail
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So I just finished watching the first episode of Mr Robot. I have too much going on in my life right now. I have zero free time. I am far too behind on absolutely everything. This is a really bad time for me to be this obsessed.
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Been fighting for a Windows 10 Professional x64 VM for two days now. I need an environment for testing installers on one of my projects, and I wanted Windows 7 x86, Windows 7 x64, Windows 8.1 x64 and Windows 10 x64 (all professional) in a VM with an initial OS Baseline Snapshot I can roll back to.

After setting up the Win 7 and 8 VMs I created a Windows 7 x64 Pro and activated it with an OEM key for upgrading to Windows 10. Other than doing all of the updates and installing the Guest Additions (I'm using VirtualBox) it is tottaly untouched. I was not able to get it to upgrade. I ensured I had the proper updates, activation, everything I could find anywhere. All my ducks were in a row and it still would not give me the GWX icon, even when I ran the GWX executable manually. I have been fighting it for about 16 hours.

Finally, I tried the Media Creation Tool. I was not aware that it would do a direct upgrade in addition to creating USB and ISO. Whatever, it looks like I am finally on my way to having the last VM in place.
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IT Specialist
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Well-rounded IT professional with over 15 years of professional experience. * CompTIA A+ 2009 * CompTIA A+ ce * CompTIA Network+ ce * CompTIA Project+ ce * Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist * CIW v5 Associate Certification * CIW JavaScript Specialist Certification * Extensive VoIP experience * Wireless Networking predating Wi-Fi * Remote Access experience * Unix, Linux, and Windows server administration * Multi-platform Network Administration * Help Desk Administration * Virtual Machine experience * Excellent at building co-worker and client rapport / good listener * Linux, Microsoft, Solaris, BSD & Mac * Creative Problem Solver
Employment
  • Back to Basics Computer Services
    Lead Tech, 2013 - present
  • Community Partnerships of Idaho
    IT Specialist, 2011 - 2012
    Notable Projects: * Conversion of multiple remote offices from ATM to 50Mbps Cable and VPN. * Discovery, documentation, and labeling of main office infrastructure cabling. * Almost the entire organization was using thin clients and terminal services with expiring CALs. Migrated to Windows Domain on workstations in all 13 locations. * Setup an employee intranet based on a CMS, authenticating the employees via Active Directory. * Replacement and migration of several servers from heat damaged hardware to new hardware.
  • Computer and Network Services
    President, 2005 - 2011
    Notable Projects: * Planned, and implemented the network for a new multi-tenant office building where every suite had its own securely isolated network while still allowing for some shared common resources such as a printing center and conference room. * Maintained the computers, networks, and Point of Sale systems of three local area True Value Hardware stores. * Built and administered custom, need specific firewalls for multiple clients. * Setup and host multiple e-commerce websites for clients.
  • Odyssey Computer Solutions
    Network Engineer, 2002 - 2005
    Notable Projects: * Built and administered a clustered Sun/Solaris VoIP Soft switch and provided residential phone and virtual PBX service to residents and businesses. * Provided the provisioning, support, and ongoing administration for a Fiber-to-the-Home implementation with services including both Internet and feature rich residential phone service. * Provisioned, maintained, and administered an Exchange server providing a hosted Exchange platform for clients. * Designed, implemented, and provided administration, provisioning, and customer support of a wireless broadband and dial-up ISP. * Designed, implemented, and maintained a proxy for dial-up customers that compressed images, removed whitespace from html, and GZIPed the http stream to provide a "5 times faster" browsing experience.
  • Christa McAuliffe Academy
    Information Technology Director, 1999 - 2002
    Notable Projects: * Transitioned the curriculum from shipped materials to Internet delivered using technologies such as Adobe Flash for dynamic interaction and Citrix ICA for a secure testing environment. * Created and maintained a secure database for student records that was remotely and securely accessible to faculty anywhere in the world without the need for a VPN. * Setup a Windows and Mac (System 7 and OS8 using AppleTalk) network with resources for staff and faculty using NT4 authentication paired with print and file sharing via a Linux server. * Administered and maintained one of the first commercial VoIP PBX systems: a first generation, prototype, 3Com NBX system. * Administered an online collaboration platform for our "Virtual Classrooms" which rivaled the capabilities provided today by platforms such as Adobe Connect and Cisco WebEx.
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Lake Havasu City, AZ
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Merlin, OR - Boise, ID - Caldwell, ID - Yakima, WA - Oklahoma City, OK - Biloxi, MS - Riyadh Air Base, Saudi Arabia
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Introduction
I drive a 1963, Jensen built, Volvo P1800. You know, the car Rodger Moore said in a recent BBC interview was the one film car he drove that he would want to keep.

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A+ Network+ & Project+ Certifications, Microsoft Certified Professional, Extensive VoIP experience, Wireless Networking predating Wi-Fi, Remote Access experience, Linux Microsoft Solaris BSD & Mac administration, CIW v5 Associate Certification, CIW JavaScript Specialist Certification, Multi-platform Network Administration, Help Desk Administration
Education
  • Western Governors University
    IT - Networking Emphasis, 2009 - present
  • Perry Technical Institute
    Telecommunications Technology, 1997 - 1999
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