* Posts by Richard Laval

11 posts • joined 24 Sep 2007

Old-timer Odyssey to babysit Curiosity's Mars landing

Richard Laval

Re: what? has no one else groked the first problem?

Given how long Odyssey has been out there I suspect it was Windows ME, which would explain the safe mode.

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Sky's mobile movies move leaves Apple, Amazon gasping

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Devil

@Nicho

The spawn of satan is who they are.

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One third of Russians say Sun revolves round Earth

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Bull shit unit of measure

@Ken Hagan. Nope the gartner as a measure of bullshit works just fine.

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Little black dress with SIM card slot offered for 2011

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Go

Not Wifi socks but RFID socks

Then there is a fighting chance of pairing up more than 10% of the sock collection.

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Czechs toast Bud-beating beer win

Richard Laval

Follow that bear

I liked Hoffmeister. It didn't pretend to be anything it wasn't and you didn't have to sit in a dull, brown, old mans pub listening to a bunch of anal retards banging on about how warm, cloudy, chewy water was the next best thing to nirvana.

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Council websites falter on business services

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FAIL

5 + 18 = 5?

If 5% are very good and 18% are satisfactory how does that equete to only 5% compliant?

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Observer columnist in online porn mixup

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Happy

memories ..

Ah the simple pleasures of whistling down an acoustic coupler!!

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Brocade's Backbone wants control of the data center

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DCX! Where have I heard that before?

Speaking of trademarks, doesn't who ever bought the remains of CASE Communications many years ago own the trademark "DCX"?

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Tories offer NHS IT rescue plan after major patient data losses

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More or less?

If the data is stored on, say, 6 regional databases, doesn't that just mean there are 6 times as many DBAs etc. to lose data, make a mistake etc?

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Facebook accuses MP of impersonating MP

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Lib Dems Gran

No Lib Dem MP is going to sell his Gran for a vote.

They needs to know that at least one potential voter has heard of them.

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BAE slimed from all directions

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Pilot training?!

"as well as training of Saudi citizens in the field of aviation"

Remind me again, where did the majority of the 9/11 terrorists come from?

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