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Have you ever used a neighbor's unsecured Wi-Fi Internet connection?

No, I've never used any Wi-Fi connection
3
14%
No, my neighbors secure their Wi-Fi
8
38%
No, my neighbors don't have a Wi-Fi router
1
5%
No, I could, but I'd rather use my own connection
4
19%
Yes, I've used it before
4
19%
Yes, I'm using it right now
1
5%
 
Total votes : 21

Re: Wi-Fi

Postby Neqitan » Tue 07 Jul 2009 2:29 am

Is Argentina that great? I thought they were damned to have economic crisis every ten years... lol... Wouldn't Brazil be included in that group too, for that matter...?

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Re: Wi-Fi

Postby Declan » Tue 07 Jul 2009 9:11 pm

Sobekhotep wrote:
Talib wrote:"developing world" or Global South.

Minus Australia & New Zealand, of course. :D
Maybe also Seychelles, Mauritius, Argentina, Uruguay, & Chile.

Global South is automatically taken to mean that, particularly in context.
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Re: Wi-Fi

Postby Jayan » Wed 08 Jul 2009 9:39 pm

When I was in Ecuador, I saw the same attitude towards piracy. I mean, come on, the policemen were buying pirated stuff! It damaged my poor naive First World (to hell with PC) mind. :P I know better now.

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Re: Wi-Fi

Postby Talib » Thu 09 Jul 2009 12:08 am

I don't hate it at all, even though I admit people who take it upon themselves to be the "PC police" can be very annoying.

I don't see what's wrong with referring to people using terms they prefer, or at least don't offend them. I would say a black person is a black person, not a Negro or various other terms that are considerably more offensive.
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Re: Wi-Fi

Postby Sobekhotep » Thu 09 Jul 2009 4:53 am

Neqitan wrote:Is Argentina that great?

They've got a high HDI. It's currently classified as an Upper-Middle Income Country or as a secondary emerging market by the World Bank.

Neqitan wrote:Wouldn't Brazil be included in that group too, for that matter...?

Perhaps. I just checked and it does have a high HDI. I thought it was medium.
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