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postheadericon GLOCK 17 Nearly Melts in the Hands of Major YouTube Star

Eric from Moss Pawn and Gun, known as the owner, producer, and general star of the Iraqveteran8888 YouTube channel, can do some pretty cool stuff when you put, well, just about any firearm in his hands.

He records many of his exploits and posts them online for the viewing public to enjoy.

His videos are largely excellent (there might be a “Five Gun” list or two I disagree with), but what he did with a Gen3 GLOCK 17 with an auto sear in 2015 is the stuff of gun video legend.

What is it he did, exactly?

He just nearly melted one of the most reliable firearms on earth by running it so hard.

Check out the video below. It’s not at all intended to be an exposé of some sort of hidden GLOCK frailty.

It’s a testament to how hard they can run.

1272 rounds running non stop is no joke. Take a look:

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postheadericon Where Are the Star Wars Movies Streaming?

Come join our May the 4th (be with you) celebration by finding out how to stream every Star Wars movies and getting major deals on some of the best routers anywhere in the galaxy!

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postheadericon The security review: Nemucod malware, Star Wars and China on cyber sovereignty

Our latest recap of the last seven days in information security includes the spread of the Nemucod trojan, the importance of improving awareness of online safety in children and young people and how Star Wars offers plenty of top cyber advice.

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postheadericon Star Wars: A New Hope – 5 information security lessons

If you are looking to boost your cybersecurity, we recommend you watch Star Wars: A New Hope. There’s a lot to be learnt from this epic movie.

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postheadericon Star Micronics signs patent licensing agreement with Microsoft

REDMOND, Wash., and SHIZUOKA, Japan — Nov. 9, 2015 — Microsoft Technology Licensing LLC and Star Micronics Co. Ltd. on Monday signed a worldwide patent licensing agreement that provides broad coverage under Microsoft’s patent portfolio for Star Micronics’ Android-based commercial printers and computing devices.

“The addition of Star Micronics to our Android licensing program demonstrates the global value this portfolio continues to hold for companies of all sizes,” said Nick Psyhogeos, president of Microsoft Technology Licensing. “Building upon Microsoft innovation allows our partners to deliver state-of-the art technology for customers around the world.”

“Star Micronics has a reputation for innovation and leadership within the industries in which we operate. This patent agreement will allow us to continue to provide high-quality products to our customers, as well as develop new solutions that build upon Microsoft intellectual property,” said Takayuki Aoki, Director and Executive officer, Special Products Div. at Star Micronics.

Contents of the agreement will not be disclosed.

Microsoft’s commitment to licensing IP

The patent agreement is another example of the important role intellectual property (IP) plays in ensuring a healthy and vibrant technology ecosystem. Since Microsoft launched its IP licensing program in December 2003, the company has entered into more than 1,200 licensing agreements. More information about Microsoft’s licensing programs is available at

About Star Micronics Co. Ltd.

Established in 1950, Star Micronics, Co. Ltd. is a supplier of small printers, machine tools, and precision parts.

About Microsoft Technology Licensing

Microsoft Technology Licensing LLC was formed in 2014 to acquire, manage and license Microsoft’s patent portfolio.

About Microsoft

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