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In this post it was discussed that the content id is useless.

However, the number that occurs after the # symbol
is actually a timestamp of the infraction.

You can enter that epoch timestamp into this site and get the date/time that the
that it occurred.
https://www.epochconverter.com/

If you know when you posted something, you can use this information to possibly determine (or at least have a general idea) of what content it is referring to.
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+Steve Gibson
Researchers: Vibrations are bad for hard drives....

Really?.....Come on now.....this has been an issue for all sorts of high-precision engineering.

General rule: If you have extremely tight engineering tolerances.....vibration, heating/cooling, bending/flexing/deformations, etc will be a problem.
Researchers demonstrated how ultrasonic waves induced errors in HDDs from Seagate, Toshiba & Western Digital in just 5-8 seconds.
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The OpenWrt development center has had its server's security certificate revoked by the issuer.

I guess that suck's for anyone who wants to access the dev center....

https://dev.openwrt.org/

PS: The issuer was: WoSign CA Limited.

In firefox the expiration date is 08/18/2018, but opera has already decided to block it.
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Here's a quote from the last line of this article on The Keeper Password manager allowing passwords to be stolen:
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Meanwhile, users can use this registry tweak to disable Content Delivery Manager in order to prevent Microsoft from installing unwanted apps silently on their PCs.
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This really gives some clout to the idea that Windows 10 is malware.

Installing applications silently without any user intervention is what malware does.

I would say that this is true, even if the user had to explicitly enable it and agree to a EULA before (the CDM) would function.

According to the article, the CDM will install "new suggested apps" -- which just sounds like a way for Microsoft to push whatever it wants onto the system.

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Just found this on SoundCloud: Kajiit Like To Sneak

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The staff at TidBITS believes that Macs are not vulnerable to BadUSB attacks.

They clearly don't understand how BadUSB works.
the USB port uses Intel’s xHCI (eXtensible Host Controller Interface),
which can’t be placed into a DFU (device firmware upgrade) mode to overwrite
the MacBook’s firmware. Thus the MacBook itself can’t be infected with BadUSB,
so plugging in an unknown power adapter can’t give someone control of your MacBook.

I don't think the author of this tidbits article knows how BadUSB works.
You're not modifying the host's firmware, instead, you are modifying the
usb device's firmware.

The point of the article: Macs Not Vulnerable to BadUSB Attack (solely based on the above)
means that Mac's are vulnerable to BadUSB.

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the USB port uses Intel’s xHCI (eXtensible Host Controller Interface),
which can’t be placed into a DFU (device firmware upgrade) mode to overwrite
the MacBook’s firmware. Thus the MacBook itself can’t be infected with BadUSB,
so plugging in an unknown power adapter can’t give someone control of your MacBook.

I don't think the author of this tidbits article knows how BadUSB works.
You're not modifying the host's firmware, instead, you are modifying the
usb device's firmware.

The point of the article: Macs Not Vulnerable to BadUSB Attack (solely based on the above)
means that Mac's are vulnerable to BadUSB.
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I was just watching Macgyver on MeTV (http://www.metv.com/shows/macgyver) and saw an advertisement for Perry mason.

The ad went something like this:

There's a murder and then a client.....
There's a murder and then a client.....and so on....

It reminded me that it seems like all modern (murder-style mysteries) are like that...

There's a murder and then there's an investigation and all I can think is this...............................
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This payphone reminds of those in a GTA IV mod that would give you an endless supply of missions.

This could be set on top of a payphone to simulate that a mission is availale -- but in the real world maybe it can move and change colors if the phone is ringing, some ones make a call, or if someone is currently talking.

I wonder if the following could be used as a new 3d printer / ardunio, etc project....

A translucent 3d arrow/blip (such as the ones in the image below) could be 3d printed and -- with an ardunio/servo -- could be made to move up/down and ichange colors depending on whether a call is incoming, a person is dialing, or a person is talking.

http://media.gtanet.com/gtamodding/thumb/6/61/Blip_display_test_2.png/300px-Blip_display_test_2.png#ActualImage

Look what I found at Walmart I I thought those were only in video games nowadays
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+Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ

Here's something for you magnetic fidget spinner project when you come out of silence in August.
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