Archive for October, 2007

Secure-p2p as a potential successor to BitTorrent

Secure-p2p You know what sucks about BitTorrent ? Well frankly, a lot of stuff, but it’s the best thing we have right now. The fine folks from The Pirate Bay are hard at work designing the next evolutionary step in P2P file sharing, and I for one, could not be happier! Say what […]

Reimagining the Automobile Industry by Selling the Electricity

Reimagining the Automobile Industry by Selling the Electricity – New York Times Here’s something fist-worthy: some high-powered smartass with a suit wants to turn the auto industry into the cell phone industry. He wants to promote electric vehicles and then sell us the “electric fuel”. Okay, so how many people here like the […]

Robot Cannon Kills 9, Wounds 14

Robot Cannon Kills 9, Wounds 14 Okay, time out! Can someone please tell me why these worthless South African war mongers have autonomous robotic machine gun thingies ? Who makes these things ? How much does one cost ? What kind of bottom-feeding Mercedes-driving sack of shit would design and build such a […]

Energy giant rages against plan to hike Alberta royalties

Energy giant rages against plan to hike Alberta royalties Energy cartels are trying to coax the Government of Alberta into not hiking royalty rates on gas and oil. For those of you just tuning in, that’s essentially a tax on oil, only it’s collected from the producer rather than the consumer. To the […]

BBC NEWS | Technology | Jury penalises music file-sharer

Jury penalises music file-sharer – BBC NEWS A Minnesota woman just lost in court against the RIAA, and has been slapped with a quarter-million dollar judgement. Now I don’t care how much music she was sharing (it wasn’t much!) or how badly she may have messed up her testimony, there’s just no fucking […]