* Posts by Zangetsu

18 posts • joined 23 Nov 2014

America's top maker of cop body cameras says facial-recog AI isn't safe


Re: Wow!

the taser company CEO was not saying that because he wants civilians to be protected from over zealous cops, he knows that it would damage the brand name with so many false positives.

as greedy as he is, he knows the way it would be misused.

Kaspersky VPN blabbed domain names of visited websites – and gave me a $0 reward, says chap


supercyberotters.org is amazing !!

Brain brainiacs figure out what turns folks into El Reg journos, readers


that glass is half full

'Mummy, what's felching?' Tot gets smut served by Android app


what is felching ?

the story did not explain it.

Amazon dodges $1.5bn US tax bill: It's OK to run sales through Europe out of IRS reach – court


what happened to his hair ?

did he have chemotherapy ?

Pixel-style display woes on your shiny new X? Perfectly normal, says Apple


apple sure did say a lot of nasty things about samsung using OLED displays, but it is ok when apple does it because, well, because apple sheep will buy anything apple tells them to.

Australian oppn. leader wants to do something about Bitcoin, because terrorism and crypto


they fear and hate bitcoin because they are not in control of it.

anything they can not control they want to kill.

Time crystals really do exist, say physicists*


how about calling it something other than TIME CRYSTAL ?

since that name is disingenuous.

NSA spying on US and Israeli politicians stirs Congress from Christmas slumbers


are these not the same ass hats that said if you wanted privacy you were hiding something ilegal ?

why does this not apply to them then ?

Google bags huge Times Square ad space for New Year's


who the hell is the Chocolate Factory ?

Bond villains lament as Wicked Lasers withdraw death ray


James Bond: Do you expect me to talk?

Auric Goldfinger: No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to die!

Sacre vache! Netflix ne parle pas le Frenchy ... zat is against ze LAW


in Netflix's defense, nobody can speak french, not even those that live in france do it right.

No more lies, T-Mobile US: Download speed caps magically vanished on speed test websites


sounds like FRAUD to me pure and simple.

someone at T Mobile needs to go to prison.

none of this give them a small fine and a warning bullshit.

Your PHONE is slowly KILLING YOU


bending your neck to read email makes your head weigh 22 tons but reading a book will kill you.

a "scientist" said it so it MUST be true !

the head was not designed to move at all !!!!!!!

*hides under the bed until the bad men go away*

SanDisk vows: We'll have a 16TB SSD WHOPPER by 2016


i love my Samsung 840 Pro SSD but wish it had a larger capacity.

if i had a SSD that was 16 TB i would not need my spindle using HDDs.

Walmart's $99 crap-let will make people hate Windows 8.1 even more


a low cost entry level device for a hundred bucks and you people are complaining ?

this is not a bad deal at all.

i am not fan of everything microsoft but there is no reason to bash this device.

What should America turn to for web advice? That's right: GOV.UK – says ex-Obama IT guru


Jennifer Pahlka needs to put down the crack pipe.

her idea that we should look to gov.uk as an example is insane

When androids dream of baseball fields


i can tell you that this is not a schoolgirl at all.

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