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If this was Reddit, you would have all my gold. I remember this video and it was as awesome as I remember. Thanks for the link.

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Agreed.

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Or it could just be assumed that both you and your friend read Hacker News. :)

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FBI seeks flexibility for venue of warrants against users of VPN and Tor (p. 338)

seems like a reasonable improvement.

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Where "flexibility" means dropping a constitutional requirement.

"... no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized."

We'll just invade a computer hiding its location, your honor. No, probably not in your district. Sign here.

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Or, it is keeping with it by saying that the logical place to be searched is a acceptable description. That seems appropriate for a logical entity (or at least one where the physicality of it is transient and irrelevant).

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Yeah, our CatGenie used to service two cats, with the second one only occasionally using it as he vastly preferred being an indoor/outdoor cat and doing his business outside. That ended last Christmas day when he tried to race a car across a snowy street to get to the "next door's garden".

That solution might not work out well for everyone.

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There does seem to be a US/UK split as to whether cats are indoor or outdoor animals. I would say 90%+ of UK cats are allowed outside. I think the figure is lower in the US.

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This and the other things I mentioned in my response to that article ( https://medium.com/@deinspanjer/the-catgenie-doesnt-eliminat... ) could certainly turn some people off of the idea of using the machine entirely. That said, it all depends on your situation and how much you enjoy having cats and how much you hate regularly cleaning out the liter tray.

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Yeesh, I missed the monthly charge. What legitimate reasons other than pure profit would they need to charge a non-trivial monthly charge? Unless they are completely failing to sell enough devices to accommodate the distributed storage, they aren't having to store the data themselves. At most it seems they just have to have servers to facilitate the distributed coordination.

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I first saw Vim in use back in 2000. I was working at NuMega (Compuware lab at the time) and I was a Windows only user that was just starting to get very comfortable with the DOS prompt and I used Notepad for any editing that wasn't done in Visual Studio.

I had some huge file in which I had to do a bunch of refactoring. Some search and replace, and some reorganization.

I had been plodding away, copying, pasting, and repetitively hitting the arrow keys and typing a few characters in each place for about 5 minutes when a friend came over and saw what I was doing. He was an absolute *nix expert. After a few moments, he told me that he could finish all those changes in just a minute. I had seen him code in Vim before, and was impressed, but it seemed like magic at the time. I saved the file and went over to his desk and asked him to walk me through exactly what he was going to do. He loaded the file up in Vim and started with a quick regex that knocked out 80% of the work. He then recorded a macro that yanked the current counter number into a buffer, searched for the next edit position, pasted in the counter number, incremented it, then shifted position to the next code block and updated that reference as well. He then asked me about how many sections there were. I said about a hundred, so he typed 99@q and poof! There were a few more, so he did a :g/<some keyword>/p to see how many lines there were and then did that many more macro invocations and the file was done.

I was hooked at that point. He set me up with gVim and some tutorials and taught me the most basic fundamentals and told me that it didn't matter if I couldn't make vimgolf par for the first year or so. If I used it and every once in a while picked up a new motion or command, after a few years, it would change my coding life.

He was right.

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The highest priority rule is the in-line which specifies white-space: nowrap; which doesn't preserve multiple whitespace. Firefox and Safari does what he says. I'm not quite sure why Chrome is displaying it differently..

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Wow.. the article and the comments here are fascinating. I don't have much to add, but I think what you guys are calling overtones are something some of my friends and I used to do as kids. One person would sing or yell a single loud note and another would sing or yell a sliding scale of notes listening for the overtone where a "spooky third voice" would chime in. We made up stories about it being a ghost summoning ritual and such. :)

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I just updated all the way from Lion (10.8). It seems that every display has its own menu bar which I don't know if I like yet, but more disturbing to me is that one of my external monitors is flickering off for a second or two every minute or so after this upgrade. Not sure what the source of the issue is, but it was working fine before the upgrade. :/

I used to use a Matrox DualHead2Go DP Edition so I could use my two 19" monitors in addition to my main laptop screen. Earlier this year I bought a LandingZone docking bar which let me run one monitor via miniDV and the other via HDMI. This solution has worked pretty well so far, so I hope the flickering either magically fixes itself or that I'm able to find some cause and resolution. :)

I need my three monitors. I've never liked the whole idea of virtual desktops, etc. and I like being able to see mail, calendar, shell, and browser just by glancing instead of requiring any sort of gesture or keystroke.

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