Sagacious Himself — brevity in circumlocution: never blague — suffering genius

July 25, 2006

microsoft phones home, thought police eXPerience

Filed under: category euthanized,Geeky goodness — Sagacious Himself @ 2:25 am

http://www.groklaw.net/article.php?story=20060608002958907

from microsoft’s xbox eula to windows XP:  they want to control your intentions.  Thought police and tin foil beanie hats all around.

If I buy an xbox to use as a doorstop microsoft believes I’ve violated their license.

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Jason’s job seems awesome

Filed under: category euthanized,Geeky goodness,hahaha — Sagacious Himself @ 1:57 am

http://seeker.dice.com/jobsearch/servlet/JobSearch?op=101&engine=2&dockey=xml/0/e/0ed80894bd3e233b4742390a7f9d47af@endecaindex&source=19&FREE_TEXT=

Title: Jason’s Job
Skills: Being very awesome!!!
 
Date: 7-24-2006
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Area
code:
949
 
Tax
term:
FULLTIME
Pay
rate:
3 Million/Year
Length:
 
Position
ID:
1C123Z
Dice ID: happy
 
Job description:
-full benefits, company ferrari, and you get to be the CEO of an awesome company!!!
 
Travel
required:
none
Telecommute: no

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Filed under: category euthanized,Geeky goodness — Sagacious Himself @ 1:55 am

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2 gigs of free backup? still should use encryption

Filed under: category euthanized,Geeky goodness,Review — Sagacious Himself @ 1:18 am

http://mozy.com/

and they agree

Your backup files should be encrypted and stored
in a secure, remote location that’s only accessible to you – from anywhere.

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