Keyboard logging on Hewlett-Packard laptops

Posted 14 May 2017 at 10:28 UTC by lloydwood

The Conexant audio driver on Windows HP laptops secretly logs every keystroke to disk. This is a large security hole.

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PROCLAMATION: June 14th is National Sexual Predator Day

Posted 21 Apr 2017 at 19:42 UTC by mentifex

WHEREAS: Donald J. Trump has a birthday on June 14th.

WHEREAS: Donald J. Trump has sexually assaulted many women.

NOW THEREFORE, WE THE SHEEPLE OF THE UNITED STATES DO HEREBY PROCLAIM JUNE 14th OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL SEXUAL PREDATOR DAY IN HONOR OF THAT GREAT AMERICAN SEXUAL PREDATOR DONALD J. TRUMP.

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New Book on Methodological Naturalism in Science

Posted 25 Feb 2017 at 01:25 UTC by johnnyb

I just published a book titled Naturalism and Its Alternatives in Scientific Methodologies which deals with whether Methodological Naturalism is helpful or hurtful to science, what alternatives could be used, and what the benefits and problems of those approaches might be. The book also ended with a chapter on some fields which are already benefitting from alternatives to methodological naturalism.

This book is based on a conference, the videos of which you can view here.

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Mentifex on Trump Ponzi Madoff Vesco Bilko

Posted 25 Nov 2016 at 17:03 UTC (updated 25 Nov 2016 at 17:04 UTC) by mentifex

The greatest scam artists of all time are listed below in their latest new rankings based on the sheer grandiosity and jaw-dropping audacity of their larger-than-life swindles, defraudings, embezzlements, and downright scams.

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How I first heard the News that Theranos bottomed-up?

Posted 19 Oct 2016 at 14:40 UTC (updated 19 Oct 2016 at 15:50 UTC) by sye

It was from This post on Chinese site sciencenet.cn

Then I read two reports by Nick Bilton of Vanity Fair: " HOW I GOT TO THE BOTTOM OF THE THERANOS MESS: - What I learned while reporting on Elizabeth Holmes and her company."
BY NICK BILTON SEPTEMBER 20, 2016. and this other exclusive report.

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Guess who this GNU is?

Posted 3 Aug 2016 at 19:03 UTC by sye

" Can your friends guess who this GNU is? One of the possible designer T-shirt for the EOMA68 libre hardware Crowd Supply campaign going on. It is inspired by a real-life person who now lives in Russia. I would like for people to guess who it is. And don’t give out any more hints! "

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