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The API should be used on the fly to extract the information JIT.
It should. But as soon as you can extract the information you are able to store it. And some bad guys are using it.
But as I said: The best way to prevent missuse of your data is not publishing your data to any website you do not trust.
Did they call them by name in LOTR? if not I guess the US (and most of the rest of the world) would think catapult (the same way every hand gun is a glock and ever assault rifle is either an AK47 or M16)
You cant outrun the world, but there is no harm in getting a head start
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
In the siege of Gondor the only word uttered regarding the devices is 'catapults', I believe. Even though they are in fact trebuchets, if I understand the difference correctly (i.e. that the secondary 'whip' action on the throwing arm makes it a trebuchet).
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