* Posts by Irving Lypshytz

8 posts • joined 12 Aug 2011

Search results suddenly missing from Google? Well, BLAME CANADA!

Irving Lypshytz
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Embarrassed by the SCOC's lack of technical understanding ...

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Wednesday’s ruling involved Equustek Solutions Inc., a Vancouver-based manufacturer of networking devices that allow complex industrial equipment made by one manufacturer to communicate with the equipment of another, a kind of inter-linking technology.

In 2011 it got into a messy dispute when its distributor, Datalink Technologies Gateways Inc., headed by Morgan Jack, began to re-label one of the products and passed it off as its own. Equustek claims Datalink then acquired some of its confidential technology and began to manufacture copycat products. Sued by Equustek, Datalink first denied the accusations, then fled the province, and continued to carry on business, selling products all over the world from an unknown location.

The allegations have not been proven in court , but several court orders were issued against Datalink to stop selling Equustek inventory until the allegations could be tested.

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Sure, DataLink are bad guys but it is outrageous that while " ...The allegations have not been proven in court ... " the Supreme Court of Canada rules on this case in the first place.

Further, as a Canadian, I am embarrassed that the SCOC has so little technical acumen that they think this ruling is in any way enforceable.

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Gravitational waves permanently change spacetime, say astroboffins

Irving Lypshytz

You can only be a "Centre of Excellence" ...

... if someone else calls you that ...

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Finally proof that Apple copies Samsung: iPhone 7 Plus halts, catches fire like a Galaxy Note 7

Irving Lypshytz

Don't be breathing in that crap !!

The smoke/vapours pouring out of anything LiION/LiPO powered are extremely toxic and should be avoided.

This warning is often not clearly spelled out in news articles.

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Hapless scouser scours streets for lost Crimble drone

Irving Lypshytz

Re: Perhaps "geo-fencing" isn't quite the correct term...

It is very important to correctly set the vertical component lest the drone bangs into the trees between it and place of launch.

This happened to my Brother at a golf course ... it headed back to him OK but it didn't climb to a safe height (above the trees) first.

Parts were bought ...

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Researchers defend Facebook emoto-furtling experiment

Irving Lypshytz

Sadly, you're right ... not me though ...

Oddly, you actually "apply" for an account closure.

Best e-mail, ever, follows ...

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Hi Irving,

We have received a request to permanently delete your account. Your account has been deactivated from the site and will be permanently deleted within 14 days.

If you did not request to permanently delete your account, please login to Facebook to cancel this request:

https://www.facebook.com/login.php

Thanks,

The Facebook Team

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How do you drive a supercomputer round a Formula 1 track?

Irving Lypshytz
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Excellent Kimi reference !!!

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RIAA: Google failing on anti-piracy push

Irving Lypshytz
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If I were Google ...

... I'd tell the RIAA to both a) fix their own broken model and b) fuck off.

Geeze Louise, what a bunch ...

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LinkedIn U-turns to appease peeved users

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Account Closed ...

While I need FB to keep in touch with our daughter, I don't post any pictures and use a "pen name".

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