Profile overview for Lurking_Commenter.
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This user has mostly submitted to the following subverses (showing top 5):

1 submissions to technology

This user has so far shared a total of 1 links, started a total of 0 discussions and submitted a total of 109 comments.

Voting habits

Submissions: This user has upvoted 1079 and downvoted 97 submissions.

Comments: This user has upvoted 843 and downvoted 70 comments.

Submission ratings

5 highest rated submissions:

Microsoft is now blocking Windows 7 and 8.1 updates on Ryzen and Kaby Lake systems, submitted: 3/16/2017 3:23:40 PM, 57 points (+58|-1)

5 lowest rated submissions:

Microsoft is now blocking Windows 7 and 8.1 updates on Ryzen and Kaby Lake systems, submitted: 3/16/2017 3:23:40 PM, 57 points (+58|-1)

Comment ratings

3 highest rated comments:

Account Deleted By User submitted by DerKatalog to technology

Lurking_Commenter 0 points 39 points (+39|-0) ago

I'm glad to hear it. Lots of manufacture's firmware is bugged or outdated. Open source is often a better alternative. +1 for Linksys.

Windows 10 Enterprise ignores various privacy settings (twitter.com) submitted by the_sharpest_knife to technology

Lurking_Commenter 0 points 12 points (+12|-0) ago

Impressive if this is true because Microsoft already makes most of their money from Enterprise customers that expect things to work as advertised.

Microsoft is now blocking Windows 7 and 8.1 updates on Ryzen and Kaby Lake systems submitted by Lurking_Commenter to technology

Lurking_Commenter 0 points 11 points (+11|-0) ago

If you are building a new system now, your best bet may be to go with Linux. Otherwise you will have to use offline updates for Win7/Win8.1.

3 lowest rated comments:

Open-Source App to Disable Windows 10 Tracking Features submitted by secretguy21 to technology

Lurking_Commenter 2 points -1 points (+1|-2) ago

The article is tagged: Cybercrime, Cybersecurity, and Privacy. I get cybersecurity and privacy, but cybercrime is laughable.

Clear Linux for Intel® Architecture includes a telemetry solution, which notes events of interest and reports them back to the development team. submitted by Troll to technology

Lurking_Commenter 1 points -1 points (+0|-1) ago

The end users may disable the telemetry component of Clear Linux OS for Intel Architecture or even redirect where records go if they wish to collect for themselves.

It just goes to show you than not all telemetry is bad. This kind of stuff helps developers.