45 posts • joined Thursday 6th March 2008 19:34 GMT
in the UK, waste of time
...because the state can demand your private key, and thus a PGP signed document is meaningless in terms of authenticity.
Would that be the different bible written in Aramaeic (?) or Greek, or Coptic Egyptian or Arabic or whatever, that all are going to differ somewhat.
Darwin beckons if 20 yrs. old
That looks like a sensible entrance age to get a entry in Darwin awards then. First one to plank on the hi speed main line down by me and get cut in half would be a more likely winner tho.
repeat after me...climate is not weather...
weather is not climate.
Perhaps some happy walker had left a part bottle of buckfast that our happy Rangifer tarandus had sipped up?
I am spared the mindless gibbering of has been footballers and arse kissing grovelling politicians, my pocket is saved from the, whoops..you know I said it would cost 2billion, well its now costing 9billion thieving scum. and lets thieve the difference from the lottery funding that you would have had locally. Good day.
Reading about Mandlebrot sets in the early 80's, the maths. and computing visualisation was a major, major influence on my life at a time when I needed some direction. Bless you Beniot.
willl need new bridges...
... for a frost fair, to provide the same number of piers as the middle ages bridges had, as they helped obstruct the flow, and made freezing easier.
With JISC funding they will spend a chunk of money on computers, employ somebody for the project duration, spend loads of money on project meetings and "outreach" and writing exit strategies, then it'll go down the pan when the funding is withdrawn, or maybe transfered (without any public tender process) to one of the core JISC cronies, oops, data centres.
Can somebody remind me about the avaiability of helium and it renewable status? I thought it was basically use it then lose it...
Richter scale is so 20th century ...
... and is now out of date. Earthquakes are now measured on the "moment magnitude scale".
geostationary is 36000Km...
...high, and not likely to hold many satellites with earth focused cameras.
Lots of TV/Radio transponders though...
Can't the shooter then wear sunglasses so the goalie can't follow the gaze?
The speed of light does not apply to the expansion of the universe, cause it's not going anywhere, it's just getting bigger. The cosmic word is inflation.
What this for. Dr. Dolittle to come along and sort out the post traumatic stress disorder, or to pay for a golden pair of stun bullets when it's hamburger time?
hercules is great fun...
... to play with. Spent many a happy hour playing about with MVS and pascal/fortran 2. Always was a bit disappointed never to find z/OS on piratebay.
There is aslo a lovely alpha/DEC emulator out there for running openVMS as well if you're fed up playing with linux.
The Science of a Chocolate Teapot
For experimental results see...
so.....the data sent to america then
So, how do we delete our data from stuff that has been given to the Americans, Aussies, Canucks and Uncle Tom Cobbley and all. What about deleting data from archival backups?
You think the yanks are going to give a fcuk about a European court rulling!
new for the takeaway
just tell the chinese, they'll do a nice jelly stir fry with them, and it'll be no. 201 on the menu in double quick time
surely a product for them
Calling all doms
Wow, imagine a bondage dominatrix getting this, and putting in/on an anal plug with appropriate restraints. Make more money than formula one. Even better add gps and remote control. (I patent this idea)
Problem is, it's quite a tedious game after the first few hours
Does not live up to the hype and expectation, and turns into a really boring space trader game. Very dissapointed. Had to delete Conan to make space for spore, but think I'll roll back from Spore.
Where's Scotty when you need him...
Beam on Scotty
Bit more imagination requitred
Sexy Sara killed kinky MP by gagging him with a tangerine in the lounge
Next years big hit show....
implementing a tickiting system for dummies
- IT bloke publishes comprehensive maps of CALL CENTRE menu HELL
- Nine-year-old Opportunity Mars rover sets NASA distance record
- Analysis Who is the mystery sixth member of LulzSec?
- Prankster 'Superhero' takes on robot traffic warden AND WINS
- Comment Congress: It's not the Glass that's scary - It's the GOOGLE