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by Javelina
Tue Nov 20, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Websites owned by Microsoft Corp
Replies: 156
Views: 4302

RE: Websites owned by Microsoft Corp

I just saw this thread. I don't think you caught these yet:
http://bi.ng

*EDIT1* 24 Nov 2012
http://lepton.research.microsoft.com

*EDIT 2* 25 Nov 2012
< strike>http://microsoft-piracy.com< / strike>

*EDIT 3* 26 Nov 2012
Sorry! Correction to http://microsoft-antipiracy.com
by Javelina
Thu Nov 08, 2012 4:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The need of women moderators at WOT, as we approach 50 million downloads !
Replies: 42
Views: 756

RE: women moderators at WOT

Edited for brevity <red>I realize that Sami is not in search of moderators for WOT at this time</red>. However, if I may serve in some other, additional way than what I do now, please do not hesitate to ask. I don't know of any active female members on WOT, who are English language speakers... altho...
by Javelina
Sat Oct 06, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: quibids.com
Replies: 31
Views: 807

RE: quibids.com

I personally experienced some questionable behavior on the QuiBids website, which is why I rated it as I did, with yellow's. Details are posted in the comments section of the mywot entry for QuiBids (and time stamped May 2012, I recall). After reading this request for review, I decided to look into ...
by Javelina
Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Hackers release 1 Million IOS Device UDIDs
Replies: 12
Views: 211

RE: Hackers release 1 Million IOS Device UDIDs

<quote user="NotBuyingIt">An app developer claims that the data was stolen from its database several weeks ago, casting doubt that AntiSec could have obtained the data in a March hacking incident. http://redtape.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/10/13781440-exclusive-the-real-source-of-apple-device-ids-leak...
by Javelina
Sat Sep 15, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New WOT Safe Search
Replies: 66
Views: 1760

RE: New WOT Safe Search

<quote user="interfox">...So, please anybody tell me, if you follow <a href="https://search.mywot.com/?q=site%3Amywot.com+inurl%3Aforum+gidepark.ru#q=site%3Amywot.com%20inurl%3Aforum%20gidepark.ru&page=1&type=web&sl=ru&country=ru&cs=&ab=">this link to WOT safe search site</a>, do you see in the sear...
by Javelina
Sat Sep 15, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New WOT Safe Search
Replies: 66
Views: 1760

RE: New WOT Safe Search

<quote user="tyw7"> I didn't search the entire thread so I do apologize if it has been answered. What search engine is powering the site? Google? Bing? </quote> I confess, I was curious about that as well, tyw7, but too shy to ask. I could make a guess based on a post on the first page of the thread...
by Javelina
Mon Sep 10, 2012 5:26 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!
Replies: 32
Views: 756

RE: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!


I don't suppose that your Toshiba gadgets are any more, or less, vulnerable than any others. You just have to stay on top of what access to them you allow... etc.

Thank you for your reply!
by Javelina
Sun Sep 09, 2012 11:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!
Replies: 32
Views: 756

RE: Windows O/S

<quote user="Jazspeak">There are observable differences between Win 7 and Win XP regardless of the PCs they are loaded onto, and you can read about those differences in the manuals, help files, et al.</quote> Cool observation, Jazspeak! Your entire response, not just the part I quoted above. These d...
by Javelina
Sun Sep 09, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!
Replies: 32
Views: 756

RE: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!

<quote user="tyw7">I think this vulnerability exist for UNKNOWN gadgets. Just like there are "safe" programs and "unsafe" ones, there are also "safe" gadgets and "unsafe" ones. Basically I think if you download a malicious gadget, it can take over your PC</quote> tyw7, I was curious about that point...
by Javelina
Sun Sep 09, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Get rid of Desktop Gadgets and Windows Sidebar ASAP!
Replies: 32
Views: 756

RE: Windows O/S

<quote user="Jazspeak">As for the comment of an OS flame-war, I don't see that happening here. Why shouldn't the pros and cons of various operating systems be discussed?</quote> No flaming is evident. This is the most congenial discussion of operating system pro's and con's I have seen in awhile. La...