Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 25th Jul 2013 16:32 UTC
Legal "The U.S. government has attempted to obtain the master encryption keys that Internet companies use to shield millions of users' private Web communications from eavesdropping. These demands for master encryption keys, which have not been disclosed previously, represent a technological escalation in the clandestine methods that the FBI and the National Security Agency employ when conducting electronic surveillance against Internet users." Well. "And where once you had the freedom to object, think, and speak as you saw fit, you now have censors and systems of surveillence coercing your conformity and soliciting your submission." When quoting a work of fiction befits the state of reality better than reality itself, shit has officially hit the fan.
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RE: Vacation time
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Thu 25th Jul 2013 21:33 UTC in reply to "Vacation time"
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Wow, you think there are other editors lazier than slashdot's? That's like, a whole new level of laziness heretofore unknown to science. You could win a Nobel for that kind of a discovery.

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