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Robert “kebernet” Cooper
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Google deliberately chose not to tell the government about Heartbleed.
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Heh. My heart bleeds.
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Muckraking polemicist Matt Taibbi said that when it comes to the last two presidents, there's no question who did a better job of holding America's tycoons accountable.
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There's a whole bunch of reshares of this TechCrunch article in my stream today. A lot of background and history. Like a lot. However, there's a somewhat implicit sentiment running throughout this wall of text that if people were just a bit more reasonable, thinking beyond their own interests, it would be this utopia. Or maybe not implicit. Because right at the beginning the author says this:

But everyone who lives in the Bay Area today needs to accept responsibility for making changes where they live so that everyone who wants to be here, can.

This is very nice goal - to create an environment that is affordable to everyone who wants to be there, no matter what they expect to have and how much they can expect / afford to spend to actually get what they expect. How realistic is that though?
Today, the tech industry is apparently on track to destroy one of the world's most valuable cultural treasures, San Francisco, by pushing out the diverse..
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I laughed at "one of the world’s most valuable cultural treasures"  To each his/her own, I suppose.

No one has yet presented me a compelling case for why people in SF being displaced ought to be protected from natural economic forces. Their current mode of resistance earns them no additional sympathy.
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The cutoff of federal unemployment benefits doesn’t seem to be helping the long-term unemployed get back to work. More than a million Americans saw their unemployment benefits expire at the start o...
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That feeling when you buy something on Amazon and THE VERY NEXT DAY they put it on Prime.
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For #Cosmos  on Amazon Instant Video....

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Neal the man. 
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Bob Ross was a consummate teacher. He guided fans along as he painted "happy trees," "almighty mountains" and "fluffy clouds" over the course of his 11-year television career on his PBS show, “The ...
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