Watching DVDs on Linux is (mostly) illegal
According to the United States' Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), it's technically illegal to watch DVDs on Linux through the most commonly used methods. Many Linux distributions, including the ever-popular Ubuntu, don't include critical out-of-the ...
Hitchhiking Is Out, Slugging Is In
The proliferation of automobiles in the United States — to the point where there are now more cars than drivers — also begat the rapid expansion of the interstate highway system, where in almost all cases it is illegal to hitchhike, except for the on ...
Hitchhiking robot set to bum rides across Canada
“hitchBOT will also be able to tell people which highways are illegal to hitchhike on and will ask to be taken to a coffee shop or one of the access roads,” he said, adding that it is also equipped with solar panels to keep its battery charged during ...
Local team’s hitchhiking robot makes pit stop in New Brunswick
"People have been saying to us, 'don't you know it's illegal to hitchhike?' "Well, it might be illegal for human beings to hitchhike but I don't know about robots," Smith told The Spec on Monday, in the car on his way home from his Nova Scotia drop-off.
The #drivingselfie is a thing, and yes, it's illegal
I saw a woman taking a selfie while she was driving in busy downtown traffic. Please tell me this is illegal. – Tim, Vancouver Want to turn a hashtag into a toe tag? A #drivingselfie takes your eyes off the road for at least as long as answering your ...