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crackin stuff.. by itsmeryan - Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:02:58 EST ID:plNBHm0F No.121320 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hey whats up /tech/

Don't laugh at me (or do...) but I'm still learning how to crack torrents here. Right now, I'm trying to get some music software on my computer, which would of course require an authorization code...

As I understand it, I need to do the following:

1.) Download the software
2.) download the crack
3.) delete the source code of the original software on terminal and replace it with the software found on the crack.

Somewhere along the line this didn't work for me, so i thought I'd ask you whats up.

Here's a pic of all the downloads... (I downloaded the installer, followed by the update, then followed by the crack if that makes a difference.)
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itsmeryan - Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:04:47 EST ID:plNBHm0F No.121322 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121321

aaaannnnddd here's a pic of whats in the cracked file
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ShittingShakedock.pub - Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:17:59 EST ID:3RSerYwA No.121323 Ignore Report Quick Reply
> 3.) delete the source code of the original software on terminal and replace it with the software found on the crack.

You should be able to just copy the crack into the program directory. The absynth 5 application in the crack should overwrite the original.

BTW, usually cracks come with instructions.
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itsmeryan - Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:48:46 EST ID:plNBHm0F No.121324 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121323
hey dog thanks for the help…

so right now I’m inside of the “package contents” of the original absynth software. When I go to replace the original code resources with the cracked one I get the message:

“you don’t have permission to write to this folder”

As you can see in the picture, I’ve already moved the code signature from the crack to the code signature of the original software. Before I try to launch the thing and fuck everything up I wanted to check your opinion on if it would be cool to…

1.) just leave it like that.
2.) delete the original leaving only the cracked code resource
3.) make a duplicate of the original code resource, copy/paste the crack into the duplicate, and then leave the new file

Or, if you know any dope tricks on how to write on the original code resources without permission that sounds like the most logical thing to me. I just wouldn’t know how to jump through those hurdles.

Thanks playa. one love.
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itsmeryan - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:51:19 EST ID:plNBHm0F No.121327 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121324
yup, i tried all 3 and failed.

the only thing that i can think of is that you need to copy the crack to the unaltered ORIGINAL code resources without making a duplicate. And again, I can't do anything to that code resource file because it "you don't have permission to write to this folder".

My private research on various forums have been to no avail, So if there's any real life badasses out there who can aid me that'd be hella sick.
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PhyllisBrishchuck.psp - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:25:16 EST ID:tn7nbRb1 No.121328 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121327
How come you talk like a wigger from 15 years ago? You may not be able to write to the file because it's open or you need additional privileges to modify installed apps. Anyway, if the instructions aren't clear, my best guess would be to look for detailed cracking instructions for more popular apps to see what's supposed to be going on.


Which operating system do you prefer? by ROn - Fri, 01 Sep 2017 05:32:37 EST ID:Vy3sDiKa No.121281 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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http://www.strawpoll.me/13835857
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BetsyDonderham.chm - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:05:05 EST ID:7F/QA+Tm No.121305 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121284
>Secondly, it isn't called "Linux", it is GNU/Linux as "Linux" itself would be unusable without Stallman's GNU.
Even you probably own a device that runs Linux without GNU.

NB shit tread
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SimonPammlegold.pm - Sat, 16 Sep 2017 04:04:03 EST ID:QaLypIUP No.121312 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I'm a Windows fanboy.
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DavidSidgeson.doc - Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:26:37 EST ID:be8b6w6s No.121315 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121305
You're thinking of Unix.
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NellBlytheworth.drv - Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:18:27 EST ID:MA0YDeIj No.121325 Ignore Report Quick Reply
https://www.gnu.org/gnu/linux-and-gnu.html
windows me had a kernel that could not be fixed. WinME.
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JarvisChangerkotch.xsl - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:47:14 EST ID:QX8gklsB No.121326 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>winworldpc is dead

where am i supposed to get untouched copies of pre-95 windows and other cool linux versions now?


halp by BarnabyGogglewill.xif - Sun, 13 Aug 2017 14:24:10 EST ID:b8F0/fXJ No.121243 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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so i started getting warning letters from my ISP for downloading torrents

whats the best VPN for keeping my torrents hidden

also is there a website i can torrent tv shows in 720p or better without my isp finding out
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EstherTootshit.inf - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 12:42:16 EST ID:7r+dhtcR No.121273 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121265
>minimize your download speeds, cut your upload speeds to almost nothing. Minimize your peers to like 5 should help. Stop downloads when they are done. Do not share dozens and dozens of files at a time. That is basically what they are looking for.

That's not how torrents work. Once OP connects to a swarm, the entire swarm can see his IP. OP's transfer speed means nothing. Limiting connections doesn't not affect his visibility to the swarm.

>Do not share dozens and dozens of files at a time.

That depends on what files he's sharing. If he's sharing Expendables movies he's going to get caught - they still watch those torrents. After torrenting Real Time With Bill Maher for years I finally got a Notice And Notice from HBO in June. This month? Nothing. If OP is sharing old or obscure content he'll probably never get caught because the owners won't care. Nobody's losing money because of vhs rips of Forever Knight on Pirate Bay.
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LydiaShittingstone.svg - Mon, 28 Aug 2017 03:50:20 EST ID:0spTvouU No.121274 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121270
>They have a whole department for it. They don't mind.

They have terms of service. They have to. If the didn't mind
it would not exist.

They do mind.

It's not just torrents, it's all kinds of stuff. They could not survive
without enforcing terms of service.

Reality is is takes up extra resources, $$$
to follow up on these supposed violations.
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LillianHirringfield.ffo - Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:50:36 EST ID:EJX2Wlvq No.121276 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121267
>That's not how these ISP warning emails work. They emails come from your ISP but they do not originate there. There isn't someone watching and when you hit X amount you get an email.

uploads is what they are more concerned with. Say one has 80% upload speed with ten of the newest movies albums, without unlimited peers for weeks on end and in the end they manage to have uploaded a few of terabytes thate gets notice. The EFF on lawsuits explains to not upload files from your computer.
A quick downwload of 3 gigs at 3MBs and 15 kbs up minimizing peers and speeds for uploads (sharing)
one may have uploaded maybe 75 kbs by the time the 3 gig file is done.

Sharing uploads is more resource intensive and that in the past created throttling.

>A torrent gets tagged, whatever company it is sends out notices to the ISP and then the ISP sends you the warning email(HBO and Disney are particularly bad about this). Not all ISPs will send them but most do. Regardless your DL speed and whether or not you upload has nothing to do with it.

The more you upload the more $$$ the industry see as a loss. Limiting peers and speeds to near nothing
will barely see a loss. If one is downloading and uploading the same file at the same time that is a little bit more easily identifiable. A quick download and barely uploading 50 kbs will likely not be noticed.
Sure people have gotten warnings for downloading a file, but as well they almost certainly were uploading at the same time and left the file to be uploading 244/7.
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AugustusChongerdotch.mdb - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:11:34 EST ID:CrYs/61j No.121318 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
Same here even for porn, and I live in Denmark.
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ShittingDackleshaw.wav - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:22:54 EST ID:vpfE8QdL No.121319 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The cheapest way would be to get a 3g dongle and put it on a stick outside
It should help the reception a lot.
You dont need a 2nd sim card if you connect it to the phone


Boosting Cell Phone Signal by JamesWanderwad.asm - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:01:10 EST ID:2QDtT/Wc No.121316 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So, I get my internet as part of my unlimited data cell phone plan, using my phone as a wifi hotspot and picking it up with my pc. But where I live I get shit cell reception. Mountains and all that.

Before anyone suggests I change how I get the internet, I live out in bumfuck egypt and there is no cable, no dsl, no wifi. This is my only choice other than satellite plans with unacceptable data caps. So it's this or go back to dial up.

Anyway, I figured that maybe if i could get more than two bars in the room where my computer is, my download speeds would improve.

I have heard of various signal booster products, like on amazon, with a greatly varying price range, so I thought I would ask people on a tech board about it.

Have any of you ever had to solve this problem for yourselves, and how did you do it? Did you buy a signal booster, and how well did it work? Was it worth the money, and easy to install and use?

At the moment, I'm pretty new to wireless, wi-fi, cell phones, and high speed internet in general, unfortunately, and I gotta start somewhere.
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FrederickFocklebury.mov - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:43:40 EST ID:Bu5RmgtJ No.121317 Ignore Report Quick Reply
If you're not using the phone, you can find out where the tower is and rig up a parabolic RF reflector to improve the signal. Look on Youtube. If that doesn't do it for you, your best bet is a repeater.


How much information can a computer hold relative to the human brain? by AugustusBommleledge.phtml - Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:52:39 EST ID:sXMF5FbE No.121299 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I don't know if this is the right place to ask but I figure it's either you guys or /med/. I'm writing a story and this is supposed to play a role in it, but for it to work I need to know what the score is here.
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ShittingSunnerpodging.dun - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 01:55:38 EST ID:OtsFwZAr No.121300 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The brain isn't linear. It cannot be defined how much data the brain holds.
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DorisSanningpog.cat - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 02:00:40 EST ID:tn7nbRb1 No.121301 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Apples and oranges doesn't do the comparison justice, but if you wanted to use a brain as a hard drive some how, the capacity might be something on the order of petabytes.
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AugustusGambledane.sea - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:55:19 EST ID:sXMF5FbE No.121303 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121301
>>121300
That'll do, thanks a lot fellas!
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SimonPammlegold.pm - Sat, 16 Sep 2017 03:59:26 EST ID:QaLypIUP No.121310 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The human brain has around 100 billion neurons in it and between 0.1 and 1.0 quadrillion synaptic connections between these neurons. If each synapse between neurons were used to store just one bit of data (somehow without also disrupting the brain's normal functioning), this would amount to be around 0.1 to 1.0 petabits of data (100 to 1,000 terabits).
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DavidSidgeson.doc - Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:25:06 EST ID:be8b6w6s No.121314 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121299
  1. One human cell contains 75MB genetic information.
  2. One sperm contains a half of that; that is 37.5MB.
  3. One ml of semen contains 100 million sperms.
  4. In average, ejaculation lasts for 5 sec and contains 2.25 ml semen.
  5. This means that the throughput of a man's member is equal to (37.5MB x 100,000,000 x 2.25)/5 = 1 687 500 000 Megabytes/s = 1 769 472 000 000 000 bytes/second = 1609.325408935547 Terabytes/sec. (In data line / network terms a 12 874.5 Terabit Line)

This means that the female egg cell withstands this DDoS attack at 1,6 terabyte per second, and only lets through one(!) data package, thereby being the best freaking hardware firewall in the world!

The downside of it is that this only small data package that it lets through, hangs the system for the whole of 9 months!

but wait...there's more

According to them the average genetic difference between two sperm cells from the same source is ~0.25% (this is not a massively accurate number because of long biology words that I don't know anything about but for this purpose it should be close enough).
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Game controller unity emulation by BeatricePickgold.cfml - Mon, 11 Sep 2017 02:03:57 EST ID:nlCjoG+x No.121292 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So unity hates xbox 360 ce emulator.
What could I use instead?
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SimonPammlegold.pm - Sat, 16 Sep 2017 04:01:36 EST ID:QaLypIUP No.121311 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121292
What do you mean, "Unity hates it". Does it cause games to crash, or does it just not work? If the latter, then my guess is that you've set it up incorrectly. I don't see why Unity would not work with this controller emulator.


HALP SAVE Pr0n by CharlotteBebblehall.msg - Tue, 12 Sep 2017 18:53:48 EST ID:gm67PXnw No.121296 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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hey /tech/

so i had this old seagate 1TB external for years, it was attached to this shitty plastic base external powerpack which eventually broke (the powered base thing)

so i stripped the plastic shell, and plugged the HD on to my power supply and sata worked fine but slow

one day it stopped working, when i plug it in you can hear it loading very loudly (might get recognised for a second) then gone and tries to reload.. seems to be in a constant state of trying to boot

i dont hear any clicks from it either. i tried several things like looking at all connecetd devices and it was a no-show. also tried a usb > sata connector same

im assuming it must be a hardware issue. what steps can i take to save any of the files.

any help appreciated cheers folks
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BetsyDonderham.chm - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:58:55 EST ID:7F/QA+Tm No.121304 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The most realistic fix:
Broken sata cable and/or port, so try it with another cable and/or port, clean the contacts.

Longshot:
Buy the same exact hard drive and try replacing the whole electronics pcb with the one off the one you bought.
This will probably not work, but if you are desperate it's pretty much the only thing you can do yourself.
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HannahPallytadge.bak - Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:56:38 EST ID:be8b6w6s No.121309 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121296
If the data is that important to you then I would send it in to a recovery specialist.

In the future you should really be backing up important data. At the very least onsite backup+ offsite backup(can be through a cloud). At 1tb this should be pretty cheap.

For my media server I run 3 disks of parity(192tb raw) plus an identical backup and really important data gets upped to the cloud and put on a separate drive and stored in an anti-static bag in my safety deposit box.


Enraging piece of shit by LydiaClayville.bat - Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:39:28 EST ID:r9h5f1aY No.121233 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I'm trying to install windows xp on an old laptop (why xp? the laptop is 10 years old and licensed for xp.)

The install disc I had keeps asking for a license key, and rejects the one on the sticker on the bottom of the computer. So I torrented one, but it's in Russian (lucky I understand Russian, but I'd prefer English since I'm giving the computer to my wife) and fails when copying the files to .

Then I found that the first install disc I tried stopped booting. Jeez. I'm starting to remember why I went to Linux.

Can anyone suggest a good way to install some kind of windows XP? Is ReactOS good enough yet? I seem to remember there was some kind of cracked version which was like what Linux folks call a distro? Basically I have no idea what I'm doing.
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MartinCuffinglack.wri - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:45:06 EST ID:8VLtS39j No.121289 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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x64 winxp pro is the most refined stable xp system. Run in a vm. It only comes in service pack 2 as an service pack update. It was short lived. If they had only had win xp as stable from the beginning.
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JackSenninghall.mdl - Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:40:16 EST ID:GZogBxKX No.121290 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121289
Wasn't xp64 a brutally incompatible reskinning of 64bit windows server?
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JohnBungershaw.dir - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 17:31:10 EST ID:zDHcnhcu No.121307 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121290
it is it's own operating system. I know what you mean though.
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HannahHevingforth.maq - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:26:25 EST ID:Bu5RmgtJ No.121308 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121290
>>121307
It's very much Server 2003: XP edition. The reason it's so awkward is that 64-bit x86 was an uncertain thing in the early 2000s because Intel wanted to protect its Itanium margins.
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CharlotteCheshshaw.dat - Sat, 16 Sep 2017 07:00:36 EST ID:F01LiaN8 No.121313 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121289
>64bit Windows XP


My xorg bricked after some update by EstherDartville.pm - Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:06:54 EST ID:vpfE8QdL No.121293 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The log said the driver was bad, so removed whatever amd driver i had and did a purge now the desktop is back and youtube seem to play smooth in HD
But how do i know i have the best driver installed ?
amd r7 250
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CorneliusGozzleworth.pct - Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:38:12 EST ID:E7hjhOS5 No.121297 Ignore Report Quick Reply
amd.com

Drivers & Support
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OliverPuvingderk.xif - Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:34:58 EST ID:kpCM3bYh No.121298 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121293
Depends on your OS and the desktop environment kernel of what is supported. Update your kernel if you haven't or if one is available.

(Updating kernel may break things. But all in all it's
kinda rare. Just don't be using all kinds of programs
when you do updates.)

Refresh your package updates and update again.,
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JamesSingerdit.xif - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:01:30 EST ID:vpfE8QdL No.121302 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121298
i read the old driver was incompatible with the new debian 9
I guess that was what caused it
Anyway video playback is smooth so im happy
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JohnBungershaw.dir - Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:59:27 EST ID:zDHcnhcu No.121306 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121302
>i read the old driver was incompatible with the new debian 9

As far as old driver, no big deal. I believe deb releases are
every 6 months? The driver people did not catch up.

Sometimes, older version are better for an established system, until
the developers catch up,


Bookmarks by GeorgeHibbernidge.ttf - Mon, 11 Sep 2017 16:05:43 EST ID:6TPkOJmp No.121294 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What's the path to bookmarks and history in Chromium on Linux? I reinstalled Arch and kept my home data but made a new user/home directory, and I'm not sure what I need to crossover. I copied and pasted ~/.config/chromium/ which gave me extensions but no bookmarks.
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CyrilClobberwater.prn - Tue, 12 Sep 2017 08:21:25 EST ID:3siRK+Bo No.121295 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121294

https://superuser.com/questions/52428/where-does-google-chrome-for-linux-store-user-specific-data


Mining by WilliamCrannerbanks.raw - Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:20:34 EST ID:3NOVjy+h No.121262 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I want be become a faggot and mine coins, I have $5000 cash will that buy me a good setup or what?

Do I just buy the most powerful video card I can and a decent CPU and go for it or are there ones that are better then others?

What coins should I mine?
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AliceMurringterk.txt - Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:04:16 EST ID:aJ6SXEpS No.121264 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121262

You haven't even began to do any research, have you?
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FrederickGrandwater.emf - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:28:40 EST ID:HYwboxIz No.121268 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121262
5k is plenty to build a mining setup. Skip BTC and BCC and just mine Monero and Etherium instead.
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CharlesChammletat.bat - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:20:42 EST ID:qzKfd+hm No.121269 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121264
A tiny bit, was hoping people could tell me where to start.

>>121268
I was thinking Zcoin looks pretty good?
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AugustusMemblebanks.dic - Sat, 09 Sep 2017 16:02:19 EST ID:aJ6SXEpS No.121291 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121269

Start with google.


Purism Librem, Linux Phone by NigelPittfoot.lab - Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:52:49 EST ID:cpzS+4hG No.121278 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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How does everyone feel about this new Linux Phone crowd funding effort? Especially if securephone guy is still around, what do you think?

They're trying to separate the phone/radio stuff from the cpu stuff to be more secure. Also there's hardware killswitches for Bluetooth/cam/wifi/etc.

Sounds pretty ideal, but $600 to buy in... Plus it's crowdfunding, which you never know if it will deliver. Anyone know much about this company?
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WilliamSonnerpon.ffl - Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:01:02 EST ID:Bu5RmgtJ No.121279 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>Sounds pretty ideal, but $600 to buy in
It's going to have to be a custom board in low volume, so the unit cost won't be competitive.

>Plus it's crowdfunding, which you never know if it will deliver.
I would bet money that phones will ship with all the important stuff like kill switches. I would also bet money that the software will be lacking and the overall UX will be janky.


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