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by c۞g
Sun Feb 01, 2009 7:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Why
Replies: 14
Views: 712

It is a SIG from a fellow Ikonboard / Ikonforums user

I was part of Ikonboard years back. We split and formed <a href="http://www.ikonforums.com/">IkonForums</a> (link provided for the curious ones) The quote is the signature of an iF user, here's an <a href="http://forums.ikonforums.com/index.cgi?act=ST;f=6;t=186;st=#entry4113">example post</a> This u...
by c۞g
Sun Feb 01, 2009 6:46 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition
Replies: 39
Views: 1114

well... not really the first

<em>Too bad though, they were the first on the scene and a good addition while surfing</em> Actually <a href="Too bad though, they were the first on the scene and a good addition while surfing">OptOut</a> was the *first* - millions of downloads. GRC stopped OptOut development when LavaSoft announced...
by c۞g
Sun Feb 01, 2009 6:03 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: What the..?!
Replies: 25
Views: 1604

code is code...

code - all dialects {language} and all forms (syntax) forget or misplace a semicolon and you're in debug mode. same thing with forward slashes for URI's I find this refreshing in the sense that even Google is not fallible - proves that the human touch is still required (though in Google's recent cas...
by c۞g
Sun Feb 01, 2009 3:59 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: What the... ?
Replies: 3
Views: 782

What the... ?

wakulladiving.com <a href="http://www.siteadvisor.com/sites/wakulladiving.com/summary/">siteadvisor.com</a> tested this site and didn't find any significant problems. I found it like this... I never heard of <a href="http://clusty.com/">Clusty.com</a> - and searched myself, line number 8 was this re...
by c۞g
Sun Feb 01, 2009 2:55 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Why
Replies: 14
Views: 712

because

[not my quote]
"Microsoft's business is a business for three: One makes viruses, the other sells antivirus software and the third one...arrogantly tries to sell a (pseudo) operating system for the previous two"
by c۞g
Sat Jan 31, 2009 4:04 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: OptOut
Replies: 8
Views: 594

Gibson

from <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Gibson_(computer_programmer)">Wikipedia</a>: <em>Gibson has had a very long career in the technology field - his resume lists jobs he has held back to the age of 13. He began in hardware projects but moved more towards software development in the 1980...
by c۞g
Sat Jan 31, 2009 3:52 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: School Security
Replies: 13
Views: 579

Almost every school out

<em>Almost every school out there seems to be amazingly insecure.</em> That's because they use Windows OS and Internet Explorer. If they would switch to [<a href="http://www.debian.org/">Debian</a>] Linux, <a href="http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/products/download.html">Firefox</a>, and <a href="http:/...
by c۞g
Sat Jan 31, 2009 3:34 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How does wot make money
Replies: 63
Views: 3528

basic vs. pro

most software that I've come across that offer free [basic] versions versus pay [pro] versions are that the basic versions have limitations. WOT is a site rating software. I could only assume that a "Pro" version would have more features or abilities. What these would be, I truly do not know - I am ...
by c۞g
Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:37 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: WOT in a Corporate Setting
Replies: 4
Views: 448

there is

<em>there should be some way of differentiating between users</em> It's called <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Group_Policy">Group Policy</a> in Windows OS (<a href="http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/grouppolicy/default.aspx">MS TechNet</a>) That's part of what a Network Adminis...
by c۞g
Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:16 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: OptOut
Replies: 8
Views: 594

OptOut

Testing my age here...
But does anyone else remember Steve Gibson's OptOut utility?
Erm.. this was way before the days of Lavasoft