199 posts • joined 27 Jul 2009
Re: @Evil Auditor
*Parental consent for marriage not required in Scotland.
Re: Who's permission for photos?
I think I'd value a double-height Enter key over any savings available by purchasing from the US.
a long time ago in our galaxy, far, far away.
"So... the problem with someone making a phone call on a plane is what? That you don't get to hear the other side of the conversation?"
Re: They also want to add ask spyware
They also provide installers without potentially unwanted extras.
Re: What no bias? No spittle?
You don't think it was derided in the review of the ZTE Open (linked in the article)? You did take the time to read it, right?
Re: I applaud this approach
"Seeing as there are ~ 60 million horses in the world, that would be 240 million horse shoes that need to be swapped regularly"
Are you saying that all horses are shod?
"...one area where they always* get things right."
* except when they don't. 11" MBA, 21.5" iMac, 27" Display - all 16:9.
Re: Tray-loading optical drive?
When faced with a similar problem recently I did a quick bit of Googling and found that holding the option key at startup brings up a screen allowing you to select the startup volume. The eject key works from there.
I'm going to celebrate these additions by donning my jorts in a bit of double denim.
Cut-down Hardware and Rockblock Iridium Satellite Transceiver Insisted by National Authorities Allowing Ground User Initiated LOHAN Experiment Remote Abortion
Re: Open up channel 14 on 2.4Ghz
Unless it was properly opened up by the regulators you'd be limited to 802.11b on channel 14 assuming your kit correctly complies with the current standards.
the Chiba Prefectural zone of Japan
More sensibly referred to as Japan's Chiba Prefecture.
Re: Dual Sim
"24/May: Sim capability has changed to Dual Stand-by. That basically means that you cannot have two calls active at the same time in both of the SIM cards. Though when in stand-by you can get a call on any of the 2 numbers."
Online bidding - so...IT.
Re: Nexus for upgradeability
"I've brought a Nexus 7"
Where did you bring it?
If it was before 12/7/11 that you checked out Plusnet, you may want to take another look as Market 2 areas qualified as low-cost for residential accounts from then onwards.
the red-headed stepchild of desktop operating systems
Careful now. There'll be letters.
Available in 211countries and regions
Looks useful for my next trip to Japa...
Re: Why the...?
Or just Alt Gr
If I remember correctly (and I may well not be) from my days playing this on my Amiga, you seemed to be able to ramp up the tax rate just before the annual collection date, collect a whole year's worth of top-whack taxes then drop the rate back down so that the negative influence of the high taxes didn't linger.
SC2000 looked great but I seem to remember it being frustratingly slow on my A1200. And that was with 28MHz 68030 upgrade card.
Re: Have Offcom moved the goalposts
Vodafone are already doing it. They label it as "Extended Internet and email coverage" on their coverage maps.
GSMArena's phone finder returns 709 results when searching for UMTS 900 support.
863 million actual tins or the contents of 863 million tins arranged to make optimal use of the available space?
I need to know.
Re: American Broadcasting Corporation?
You're right, people don't take the time to comprehend things before they respond.
BTW I don't think Pen-y-gors was being serious. Take it easy Ace.
Some phones (will) have Full HD 1920x1080 on a 5" screen - 441ppi
Re: I'd look at the Battery Power Conditioning Circuits
Well, since you ask, it was the use of "battery's" that garnered my downvote.
Re: 70kg is being kind??
Don't worry, I'm under by enough for the rest of you to average 70.0000012kg
Happy to help.
I don't know if it's a historical thing due to being with PlusNet née Force9 for years and years but in the member centre I'm seeing 4 public IPv4 addresses for my account. They're described as:
address for router
Why would they have done this?
Re: Note 2
"It lasts literally forever"
I doubt that.
Just call it USB 3.0 2.0 to avoid confusion.
Re: I call bollocks on this
I was sceptical about this when I heard it on R4 and I'm surprised to hear that one reference recording could cover the entire grid.
As far as accuracy of the recording frequency is concerned though, I assume they look for patterns in the relative change of the recorded hum as it drifts up and down over the course of the recording rather than matching to the reference hum's frequency exactly. So long as the recording's sample rate was consistent they could compensate for it being out a bit?
Try searching this article for Birmingham instead:
How do they do that?
"Tetrus was using unregistered pay-as-you-go SIM cards to send out as many as 840,000 illegal text messages a day."
Am I the only one wondering how that's even possible?
Re: Down side
Maybe they were downvoting the misspelling of remuneration?
They're pricing storage by the gigabit?
Fenwick branch near Newcastle Upon Tyne
That'd be the concession in the Fewnick department store in the centre of Newcastle?
Microprocessor Activated Control Hardware Ensuring Timely Ejection
Danger Abating Firing Timer Controlling Orbiter's Whoooooshhhh!
"is that the correct spelling of come to use?"
What do they call Android phones if they don't call them keitai?
Maybe things have changed a bit since I was there at the beginning of this year but most of the Android phones I noticed people using were Sony ones.
I'm with Johnson on this one
Re: So, will the next iteration
Don't call it a comeback
I've been here for years
Rockin my peers and puttin suckas in fear
Crank it up
Judging by my seemingly faultless reception of the main BBC multiplex now, I expect I'll finally be able to get all the other Freeview channels once they get the full beans on the Bilsdale transmitter.
I think I might treat myself to one of those new-fangled flat screen TVs. Yep, still rocking a CRT in 2012.
I don't watch much telly - because I'm missing out on all the best channels right? Anyone seen Jedward's Weird Wild World on 5*? Any good?
That is all.
Re: Have used...
"But have never brought from them. "
Have you ever bought from them though?
Don't trust these guy's what?
"He should at least learn English if he want's..."
"a half-megabyte phone system"
What does that mean? Do you mean half-megabit with that being the codec's bit rate?
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