17 posts • joined Monday 11th February 2008 13:53 GMT
Red Faction 2?
Are the wages that low at El Reg that you can't afford a more recent game to test it with?
Useless on the beach?
“If you buy a Kindle in the UK and want to read it on the beach on holiday in Spain,
unless we have signed deals in Spain it's not going to work on that beach,” McBride said.
What, so it has no local storage then?
Is it really that bad?
I've not had any issues using it. Yeah, it is another layer of hassle but it does have a purpose.
I understand that remembering the password could be an issue for people who only buy something every 6 months or so, but what is Steve's excuse?
He must be living an idyllic life if this is worth getting all upset about.
Surely asking the government whether it is legal or not it should of started alarm bells ringing.
"Is this way of betraying our customer's good faith, and violating their privacy legal?"
Any company which valued it's customers more than just cattle should never be going down a road that they need to ask such a question.
> and for any company that owns the registration more than 10 domains to forfeit any of those domains if the domain fails to provide significant and unique content after 3 months.
How on earth would that be even vaguely practical or indeed enforceable?
Did you really just compare downloading a copy of the latest pop album with child pornography?
Yes. I think you did. Oh dear.
I left Egg when they decided it was ok to lie to me about payments made into a savings account. They swore blind via the Egg email system they could not tell me who paid the money in due to 'data protection' and 'privacy' reasons. I called their bluff but they were insistent. I ended up phoning them and asking for the info, which was given to me within minutes.
I closed down my accounts soon after that as It's never wise to give your money to someone you can't trust.