* Posts by MarieAntOnNet

8 posts • joined 29 Jul 2015

Gentoo GitHub repo hack made possible by these 3 rookie mistakes



Billionaire's Babylon beach ban battle barrels toward Supreme Court


Re: Bulldozer

" He has more than enough money to bankrupt the lot of them and/or tie them up in legal cases ... "

And in such manner the U.S. legal system grinds on and grinds down common sense, common decency and anything that smacks of actual, capital "J" Justice.

Obama puts down his encrypted phone long enough to tell us: Knock it off with the encryption


Re: Mr. President, aren't you a constitutional scholar??

Another applicable --- albeit ahistorical --- Franklinism might be, "Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."

Feeling abandoned by Adobe? Check out the video editing suites for penguins


Well done!

Thanks for the article! It was a well written, delightfully concise, and much needed overview of the current Linux video-editing landscape. Every few years I get an itch to mess about with video on my Ubuntu box, and I've always been let down in one way or another. But Shotcut and Flowblade are both new to me, and a minimally-crashy Pitivi warrants a new look. Sounds like it might be time to try and scratch my video itch again.

US tries one last time to sway EU court on data-slurping deal


"Business as usual in 4,400 companies at stake." Good.

AVG to flog your web browsing, search history from mid-October


What a coincidence! I'm getting rid of AVG on Oct. 14th!

Windows 10: A sysadmin speaks his brains – and says MEH


I'm glad you brought up Steam. What will it be like, in the middle of an online multiplayer death match, when Win10 decides it's time to restart? Is the OS really just allowed to restart whenever it takes a notion to? If so, I wonder how well the collective howl of Steam users will be heard in Redmond.

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