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On Nov 8, 2019, magicfish wrote:

Putting 4 billion people in the same room is never a good idea.


Especially if you have to wait for the one bathroom.

Oh no, don’t worry, there are millions of bathrooms in this room.
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And yet somehow my wife is still waiting on line long after I'm done.
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About 7 Billion on the planet, all in the same room already. So what's the problem with people being able to share pictures of cats with some text?

Maybe we should talk about how a house divided is at a disadvantage when in competition for resources or under siege.

Apple's IOS is up to 13.1.3 already. If you depend on your phone or PC, maybe it's not a good idea to update the operating system the same week as the .0 version goes public. From Forbes today
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Apple iOS 13.2.2 has landed and it’s both an essential upgrade and a negligent mess. Apple’s sixth rapid-fire update since September addresses the appalling performance problems introduced by iOS 13.2 but introduces new ones and ignores major ongoing issues. ...
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About 7 Billion on the planet, all in the same room already. So what's the problem with people being able to share pictures of cats with some text?

Maybe we should talk about how a house divided is at a disadvantage when in competition for resources or under siege.

Apple's IOS is up to 13.1.3 already. If you depend on your phone or PC, maybe it's not a good idea to update the operating system the same week as the .0 version goes public. From Forbes today
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Apple iOS 13.2.2 has landed and it’s both an essential upgrade and a negligent mess. Apple’s sixth rapid-fire update since September addresses the appalling performance problems introduced by iOS 13.2 but introduces new ones and ignores major ongoing issues. ...

Incorrect.
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Greg has most likely not entirely left the internet... news has it that both medical records and facial recognition data are on the cloud.

Recalls the ending of Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 where somebody matching a description was needed for some reason and ...
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Https://cthulhuventures.com/

there's more in news if you need the astonishment Smile
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Https://cthulhuventures.com/portfolio/privateaccess/

Remember the old carny gag where they would announce on the public address system to beware of pickpockets? The rubes would pat the pockets with the wallets in them, from which action the finger-smiths would take their cue.
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Love how on the front page they tout themselves as into "green energy" and then you notice that one of their subsidiaries is this:

https://cthulhuventures.com/portfolio/ra......company/

When private hedge funds start talking bout "disruption," the only thing they're trying to disrupt is the flow of money away from their eager hands.
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In other news someone demonstrated that power grids and generators can be damaged by software updates and a few toggles of the on/off switch.

So it's not so much whether you leave the internet as whether the internet leaves you (in the dark).
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