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by banjo2E
Mon Aug 12, 2013 7:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1250: "Old Accounts"
Replies: 54
Views: 51220

Re: 1250: "Old Accounts"

...allows Facebook to spy on all your Internet activity. (Then again, I'm convinced it's able to magically do this anyway. I once got a message suggesting I friend a guy that I only knew through a backwater imageboard that nobody's ever heard of and which certainly does not have any Facebook widget...
by banjo2E
Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1247: "The Mother of All Suspicious Files"
Replies: 70
Views: 33895

Re: 1247: "The Mother of All Suspicious Files"

da Doctah wrote:Back to the scary-ass URL: I don't see .ini or .reg in those extensions.


I don't see any media file extensions in the list at all. (Xvid's a mp4 codec, not an independent extension.)

CIA-BIN is a nice touch. (It's generally CGI-BIN.)
by banjo2E
Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107487
Views: 53409464

Re: 1190: "Time"

Okay what the hell forums my post gets blocked on the grounds that other posts have been made and I should look at those, then when I try to submit it again it gets flagged as spam Wait, you guys are getting images? I thought the joke was that the comic never loads, it just waits forever for c.xkcd...
by banjo2E
Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1180: "Virus Venn Diagram"
Replies: 82
Views: 21665

Re: 1180: "Virus Venn Diagram"

This isn't strictly accurate, certain kinds of malware designed specifically to cause as much damage as possible to the target will cause computers to behave in suspicious ways. For example, a program that creates large amounts of folders in quick succession will cause obvious lag and possibly crash...
by banjo2E
Fri May 27, 2011 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0903: "Extended Mind"
Replies: 666
Views: 187033

Re: 0903: "Extended Mind"

Most of these 'counterexamples' are coming from the alt text simply not being specific enough. What the conditions should say are "any link not in parentheses, italics or bold ." The majority of counterexamples come from people clicking on the bold (or box) links. In reality, I haven't se...

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