23 posts • joined 13 May 2008
what a load of bun
"Americans eat 8 to 10 million pounds of rabbit meat every year."
"The database is designed to give social workers, police and hospital with common access to contact details on children and other professionals working with them, so that care professionals can more easily contact each other and exchange information. Case history files will not be housed on the system."
So £224m (+ £44m a year) for an address book? How is putting technology in the way going to make diverse groups of health and social care professionals suddenly break the habit of a lifetime and start talking to each other?
Re: Stupid question...
Larry Wall (perl) I should imagine - not sure what it's got to do with him either...
"The software maker has been busy axing its less appreciated departments in recent months"
In that case, it's operating system department can't have long to go.
no changes there then
so they're not going to fix any bugs that aren't absolutely critical? sounds like pretty much every other version of ie to me
And the greatest irony is that we don't credit an American who actually understands irony.
Good news for homosexuals
It seems that the Catholic church will forgive them too in about 500 years time :)
ng ng ng...
They're using a proxy you idiot
What's wrong with the output of EXPLAIN?
don't really care what it looks like...
... but at least they closed the former loophole which meant that Konqueror users could actually access their email :)
open source it!
Go on Redmond - give openWindows 3.11 to sourceforge :)
Ban top ups
If we were to adopt a more European style of pouring beer then we could ensure that the top-third of a pint was foam...
Difficult to text 'aaaaaaargh' without any vowels.
Paris, as she too can adversely affect my grip on the wheel...
just when you thought the EasyJet online booking procedure couldn't get any more complicated...
Even better, why not pull the network cable out the back as well...
kernel on a floppy
You can still get the kernel on a floppy very easily if you compile it with only the drivers you need.
Go to Google and do a search on the word 'modular'
as long as the person who wrote it isn't a murderer...
... then i guess everything will be fine
Do you wanna be a record breaker?
From the BBC news site:
"It's a global effort to make history," said Paul Kim, head of marketing at Mozilla.
"There is actually no record for the greatest amount of software downloaded in one day, so for 24 hours from the moment we push the bits live, that's when the countdown starts," he said.
Breaking a record which doesn't exist - sounds tough...
maybe i'll just stop using desktop software
Theoretically it would be fine to enter your credit card details into a page received over http if it then posted to an https url. Not that this would be very reassuring for the customer...
"But he insisted on tagging the source code with his John Hancock."
well done ms
think i'll stick with kstars and google sky personally...