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Touring Chernobyl And The Lost Town Of Pripyat (PHOTOS)

Touring Chernobyl And The Lost Town Of Pripyat (PHOTOS)

Commented Oct 17, 2012 at 14:43:11 in Travel

“If you find this interesting - go check out this page - http://www.kiddofspeed.com/default.htm

all deserve human rights on Nov 2, 2012 at 12:05:44

“Great Site, brave Kawi-Girl to get such pictures,”

GoodDog0325 on Oct 17, 2012 at 18:00:48

“Thank you very much for the link. I remember the Chernobyl disaster like it was yesterday.”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:41:13 in Technology

“Here's a link to get you started for anyone with the time and interest.

http://sunshinereview.org/index.php/Pennsylvania_FOIA_procedures
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:36:25 in Technology

“"Monitor the Hardware" - would imply... use of something like 'SNMP' to monitor the hardware specifically for problems - not monitor your house with a cam. Big, big difference.

The cams would do ZERO good if the computer was stolen in 50% or more of situations anyway. If the thief wants the hardware, it'll be powered off at a pawn shop, if they want the data, they won't need it long and if they plan on using it, the first thing they are apt to do, is format the disk on it - goodbye monitoring software.

GPS would have been more useful, more ethical, and much less prone to abuses - but even that's kinda going too far. Just hold the parent financially responsible and/or insure the devices - problem solved.”

demsd on Feb 19, 2010 at 16:58:35

“WoW, could you imagine the school district being most interested in spying on the students that they never considered getting insurance?”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:32:56 in Technology

“Heck, not even hackers - friends of the 'IT' staff who knew about this. I've been in IT for years, and I'd say... your 'secrets' are not safe from 50% of them.”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:31:48 in Technology

“People should be up in arms about privacy now - I have been for a few years now, if not longer.”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:30:01 in Technology

“'You're a traitor!' yelled the boy. 'You're a thought-criminal! You're a Eurasian spy! I'll shoot you, I'll vaporize you, I'll send you to the salt mines!'

Suddenly they were both leaping round him, shouting 'Traitor!' and 'Thought-criminal!' the little girl imitating her brother in every movement. It was somehow slightly frightening, like the gambolling of tiger cubs which will soon grow up into man-eaters. There was a sort of calculating ferocity in the boy's eye, a quite evident desire to hit or kick Winston and a consciousness of being very nearly big enough to do so. It was a good job it was not a real pistol he was holding, Winston thought.”
Banned iPhone Apps: 15 Most Outrageous Rejected Apps (PHOTOS)

Banned iPhone Apps: 15 Most Outrageous Rejected Apps (PHOTOS)

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:27:20 in Technology

“And why shouldn't people be able to do that with their phones? Who's to say they shouldn't?”
Banned iPhone Apps: 15 Most Outrageous Rejected Apps (PHOTOS)

Banned iPhone Apps: 15 Most Outrageous Rejected Apps (PHOTOS)

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:26:19 in Technology

“Yeah, it's still censorship - any way you spin it.

"Censorship is the suppression of speech or deletion of communicative material which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or inconvenient to the government or media organizations as determined by a censor."

And yes, this is one of the MANY reasons I won't buy anything made by Apple, at all.”
Steve Jobs Vowed 'Apple Will Be Nike Of Consumer Electronics,' Source Says

Steve Jobs Vowed 'Apple Will Be Nike Of Consumer Electronics,' Source Says

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:24:49 in Technology

“They seem to be competing against themselves... lol”

jsgaetano on Feb 19, 2010 at 20:30:15

“If you look at the results of their "Switch" campaign, it seems like they are competing against Linux, since that's where their gains in market share came from.”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:20:25 in Technology

“Yeah, really... those things are too pricey for my blood.

Get an ASUS from Newegg for like $380.00 >> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834220674

Or better yet - let the parents buy their own kids laptops or use something like Citrix so they can access apps from home computers.

But then maybe they wanted to use them as a 'gateway' into the lives of their students. All with some IT admin in a dark back room and a roll of paper towels to clean off the sticky keyboard..”

hypnotoad72 on Feb 19, 2010 at 20:22:41

“The parents probably don't have middle-class paying jobs anymore...”
Jealous Lover Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend Over Facebook Photos

Jealous Lover Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend Over Facebook Photos

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:15:48 in Technology

“Dunno dim - I think gun laws would have stopped this..”

dim on Feb 19, 2010 at 19:48:17

“I am confused. Do you mean if she had a gun, she might have defended herself?”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:14:36 in Technology

“Heck, it violates the 4th amendment doesn't it?”
Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Harriton High School Used Laptop Webcams To SPY On Students At Home, Suit Alleges

Commented Feb 19, 2010 at 16:13:19 in Technology

“Bullcrap - it might have been a mistake sometimes, but I'm betting we got some 'peeping toms' there working for that district.

I'll never take any device from a school now, free or not~”