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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    @rfrazier - Purely joking sir. 😁 No pun intended. Just thought it an opportunity to crack a dishonest joke.
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    Does it come with one of these? Sorry, couldn't resist LoL. 😅 I respect your friend's experiences.
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    I thought he was referring specifically to the *concentration* of contaminants present in fly ash dumps? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingston_Fossil_Plant_coal_fly_ash_slurry_spill https://energyeducation.ca/encyclopedia/Fly_ash
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    Mr. Gibson filters, documents and addresses his feedback much more efficiently than major corporations. Quality of signal is relatively good though. Most of the people providing feedback have some level of technical saavy(ility). Microsoft's feedback by contrast will be full of a *LOT* of noise.
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    Yip. Difficult problems to overcome. Hopefully we'll figure it out.
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    From the Hindenbug to the Li-Ion battery, there is potential for isolated failures with every tech. The unfortunate thing is, "isolated" isn't so isolated, with nuclear. That's the problem they need to convince everyone that they've addressed. There's also the waste issue.
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    Off topic Bill Gates goes Nuclear, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    If they ever hope to gain adoption, they're going to have to loose the word, "nuclear". That carries a load of baggage that won't be overcome. EDIT: Corrected bad typing.
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    The Bobiverse

    What's that? Talking ~around~ others instead of to them is an age old problem indeed. 🙂 The overwhelming majority of issues between people aren't really issues at all, but simple misunderstandings that became issues when people failed to directly communicate with one-another, face-to-face...
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    Oh noes, I've been pwned....!!!1

    @Bplayer - Yeah worse thing you can do is say anything to any of them. If there's any delay when I say 'who's calling', I immediately hang up. I don't give their system enough time to switch over to a human. If it's an automated voice of any kind, I immediately hang up. If it's not important...
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    Oh noes, I've been pwned....!!!1

    Trying to limit detail and keep it short. I had never heard of it and had no idea what it was at the time, but I have a story about my introduction to pyramid schemes. My second job was a buss boy at a large family run restaurant. A large room was reserved; a large party with very nicely...
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    Oh noes, I've been pwned....!!!1

    Friends of a computer customer kept telling her she had something on her computer because her bank account was wiped out. (I knew nothing was ever on there.) Slightly longer story short, she replied to one of these types of emails. She gave away her routing and checking account number. That...
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    Firmware threats in YouGuv survey

    Detection is virtually non-existent. I remember noticing a rogue unsigned process running on a fresh copy of Windows. Delete the process file from the Windows System32 folder, and it'd be back the next boot. Place restrictive read permissions on the file, and it still got launched during...
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    Pros and Cons of Windows 10

    @SeanBZA - Since the Windows XP, pre Service Pack days. Before I learned to run as non-Admin, I was making regular use of, psexec -l -i -d "%ProgramFiles%\Internet Explorer\IExplore.Exe" to run IE11 on restricted privileges. Zero-days against the browser would always fail. Back then, could...
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    sso vs … not

    SSO + 2FA Make sure that SSO is properly configured so that your users aren't giving out the password to a third-party. This means that third-party websites will be temporarily redirecting back to your domain. Make it so one can only configure 2FA from the domain network. (not VPN) This of...