IAmA For 5 years, I was a member for one of the largest movie piracy groups in the world. AmA : IAmA. Its been a good while since I got out of all of this, and due to statutes of limitations and a number of other things, I feel I can speak safely on this subject for once. A little background; From 2003ish to 2009, I was a member and supplier of a group responsible for over 500+ pre-dvd movie releases online, in all flavors (cam/ts/dvd/scr/tc/etc), spanning over 5 years, 3 release formats, and to much mother fucking time. During my time I was a cammer, a sound guy, an encoder, and more specifically, became quite efficient at butchering the MPAA's watermarking techniques.
I saw 6 close associates get arrested, 2 serve prison time, 2 become informants, and one who killed himself. Ask Away...... Edit - I want to say im really impressed by the responses and certainly never expected the amount of questions I recieved. 70 Things Every Computer Geek Should Know. The term ‘geek’, once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual profession transferred into a word indicating social awkwardness.
As time has gone on, the word has yet again morphed to indicate a new type of individual: someone who is obsessive over one (or more) particular subjects, whether it be science, photography, electronics, computers, media, or any other field. A geek is one who isn’t satisfied knowing only the surface facts, but instead has a visceral desire to learn everything possible about a particular subject. A techie geek is usually one who knows a little about everything, and is thus the person family and friends turn to whenever they have a question. If you’re that type of person and are looking for a few extra skills to pick up, or if you’re a newbie aiming to get a handhold on the honor that is geekhood, read on to find out what skills you need to know.
How to become a real computer Geek? You may get the answer here: Project Euler. The Tree Slider - GitHub.
Unix. Internet. The Power User's Guide to the Windows 7 Taskbar. SExpand It seems like every week we learn about a new tip to enhance the Windows 7 taskbar, and it's hard to keep them all straight.
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