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you can go back to vimperator. I'm using it on 23.0a2 without problems.

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I really don't like the way Vimperator works nowadays. It's why I moved to Pentadactyl.

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My blank apple keyboard: http://www.flickr.com/photos/deadsunrise/4338226640/in/photo...

It took me about 3 hours to sand all the keys.

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That's amazing!

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Would you pay for this? For the last 3 years I've been creating a platform for this kind of servers for a small spanish ISP. It has grown to 15 Openvz hosts. A rails app connects to the host to create the virtual machine. Centos is installed and configured with puppet. A rails app is installed in every server and used to configure the accounts, domains, etc.

Postfix, Cyrus, IMAPS, SMTPS, POP3S, HTTPS, Sieve for filters on the server, roundcube as webmail (on a new product I would pay for @mail), decent spam filter (right now we run our own system based on commtouch and spamassasin), etc. You can export the whole cyrus mail storage folder or export mail to other server with imapsync, same thing with the database that contains the account, domains and aliases, so you are not locked. Billing can be done by hard drive space or accounts. They are also good as outgoing mail servers because you are on your own ip.

I run everything by myself, right now we have 126 servers with about 12300 accounts and thanks to puppet it's really easy to admin. I've always thought that I should try to do it by myself.

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The primary reason I won't outsource this service is trust. I don't trust anyone with that data.

Access to my email allows for resetting all my passwords, seeing all my contacts, and tracking literally everything about my day-to-day business and personal life.

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I hope all your email is encrypted, because otherwise every hop the email traveling to/from your server takes has access to all the data you hold so dear.

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Actually most SMTP now talk SSL to each others, so while the hops (generally, just 2: sender and receiver) could also be compromised, the attack surface is smaller than one would think.

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"most SMTP now talk SSL to each others"

Not to dispute your claim, but how do you know this? Is there some sort of global, internet-wide survey of SMTP servers somewhere that supports what you say?

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It's easy to tell which mail servers are using SSL by looking at your mail server logs. He probably only cares that most of the mail servers talking to him use SSL (which is also true for every mail server I have administered).

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This is a much smaller attack surface than a centralized data store holding static e-mail archives and accounts for a large number of users, open to at-will offline browsing.

DNSSEC and SSL further reduce this attack surface.

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You only have ~100 email accounts per server?

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yes, it's pretty stupid but it's the product that the commercial team sells (your own small managed private mail server). Some of the servers have more than 2000 accounts but others have 6 or 10... A few years ago, until 2006, the servers where small appliances installed on the client's office. Now they work the same way but mostly virtual and since most of the clients are small bussiness.. some have really few accounts.

On our shared mail system we have about 40k accounts in 2 cyrus servers (with 2 more for HA)

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Why pay when you can get it from Gmail? :)

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What happens when Google suspends your account and you loose all your email, docs, etc? Your online identity (you no longer have your main email address) gone?

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Own your MX record and use forwarding and/or Google Apps for Your Domain?

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That's what I do, and it gives you a portable email address, but doesn't address the other concerns. Ultimately, email is a communication medium, not a filesystem. Using IMAP folders for long-term storage is tempting, but it's off-label.

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Aren't you a little bit uncomfortable giving Google all that data? Do you keep a back-up??

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Not even a little bit.

Total number of times Google has lost my data: 0

Total number of times I have accidentally lost my own data: Way more than 0

Total number of times Google has in any way caused me harm by having "access" to my e-mails: 0

Total number of times I've been glad Google used intelligence gathered from my e-mails: Many (pre-populating Google+ circles, training a great spam filter, Priority Inbox, great search, decently appropriate and well-targeted ads)

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Mail.app is keeping a local backup (using imap)

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Using Mobile commons: http://www.mobilecommons.com/product-tour/mconnect-text-to-p...

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ejem: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1918_flu_pandemic

Most victims were healthy young adults, in contrast to most influenza outbreaks, which predominantly affect juvenile, elderly, or weakened patients.

The pandemic lasted from June 1918 to December 1920, spreading even to the Arctic and remote Pacific islands. Between 50 and 100 million died, making it one of the deadliest natural disasters in human history. Even using the lower estimate of 50 million people, 3% of the world's population (1.86 billion at the time) died of the disease. Some 500 million, or 27% (≈1/4), were infected.

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Pandemic flus are the exception, not the rule. None of us may see one in our lifetimes, even if we have (and recover from) a dozen cases of seasonal flus. Also, some believe the death rates from the 1918 pandemic were more due to concomitant bacterial infections than the flu strain itself.

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If you do it, stop masturbating and watching porn, it fucks with your head and self discipline. Check http://yourbrainonporn.com and http://www.reddit.com/r/nofap for more info.

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try Crtl+tab

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crlt+alt+cmd+left/right moves you between desktops

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They don't do that. I have my account blocked on adsense/adwords since 2006. Some "illegal" clicks bullshit that wasn't my fault. I can still use any other google service without problems, it just tell me I'm blocked if I go to adsense.

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Because it's only legal to posses small quantities for personal use (about 10 days). Possession of bigger quantities has remained prohibited by Portuguese law, and criminal penalties are still applied to drug growers, dealers and traffickers. You cannot go into a coffeeshop and buy some weed as you do in netherlands so it doesn't make much sense to go there as a "drug" tourist.

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It's good for portuguese, but not enough for business.

For business, you surely do want to make selling legal. And comfortable.

You have to actively kick the thing out of the door in order to bootstrap a psych tourism business.

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