17 Oct '12, 7pm

5 tech points the presidential debate missed: I start with counterfeit components. According to EBN, the number

5 tech points the presidential debate missed: I start with counterfeit components. According to EBN, the number

Neither fully supporting the Democratic or Republican parties, I’m a non-partisan registered voter in the United States. Day to day, the fact that I did not check off “Democrat” or “Republican” when registering has no impact on my life. I vote for the best person for the job, not the party, period. But at this time of the year, this non-partisan selection brings a slew of phone calls as the election nears, with each side trying to secure the votes of those presumed undecided. The calls always intensify in the weeks leading to November. My home office line is listed as “residential,” so I field such calls all day long. My latest response to the callers is that if they can suitably answer 5 questions on tech issues important to me, they’ll win my vote. Some of these issues were touched on in last night’s debate or have been over the course of the campaigns, but others are co...

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