"at least Windows Defender is capable of repairing the operating system if damaged"
Yet more, interminable, StartUp-Repair. That's all we need for Tuesdays.
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Yet more, interminable, StartUp-Repair. That's all we need for Tuesdays.
Don't buy Tosh - let's see how much lower we can drive their profits!
Cameron, and GCHQ, should realise that as hard as they work sticking their long snouts into peoples private business, others are working just as hard to keep them out.
Silent Circle is securing the smartphone so the snoopers playing field is narrowing.
Why the public is accepting of these intrusions for all this security theatre beats me. All that is necessary is for the UK government to let the Middle East sort out it's own problems and the Blighty will disappear from these so called terrorists sights.
It is quite common for Chinese students to 'hook up' with Foreigners to earn some cash on the side to buy electronic bling, school books, clothing, etc.
The usual amounts are between USD$40-70 for a few hours of close encounter. They even use Bluetooth to attract strangers who might be seated in a restaurant and who have, unwisely, left their Bluetooth wide open.
I have chatted with some of these young women and what I find surprising is that they don't find it anything like 'hooking'. t seems there is a difference between living off prostitution and occasionally dabbling in fund-raising.
And in case you guys see it as a likely opportunity on a visit, bear in mind that STD and HIV is rampant!
Should have been Balmer.
Gven the absolute garbage that passes for TV these days, does anyone really want access improved?
Do you want to see some ageing matron of a Tory MP getting squeezed in a box with 5,000 bugs and labelled 'reality'?
We need more quality drama from the BBC as well as David Attenborough-type shows so children can learn.
even if only to let the US know it's money isn't worth that much, any more.
An institution replicated no where else on earth.
Good for unapproved smokes, railway train setups, and even garden tools.
and he had a full head of hair except his sideburns and temples were bare (bald) as he tugged at the hair when was tense.
And a service manager for a scientific instrumentation company, in Toronto, who lectured service job applicants on integrity and honesty (equipment was used for forensics). I declined the paltry pay offer.
Last thing I heard he was arrested for theft of platinum wire used for servicing the instruments!
The BBC has an enviable world-wide reputation that should be damaged by some a*se-wipes from Downing Street.
The BBC belongs to the citizens of the UK, and is NOT a political football.
ONE HUNDRED PER CENT SECURE from penetration by NSA, GCHQ, Humpty Dumpty and all.
And cheap at the price.
Bye, bye, Cameron.
About one in two or one in three in the USA.
If you take a handset to the immediate vicinity of a cell base, as in at the foot of an antennae, the signal does degrade, as in distort.
How about < http://www.scribd.com/ >, < http://leakdirectory.org/index.php/Cryptome.org >.
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These people eat Toshiba threats as snacks. Toshiba, a computer NOT to buy.
I live in VietNam - largest coffee exporter for a year or two - and your corn popper(?) is a very interesting idea, I wish this forum had PM's.
There is an Italian coffee machine emporium here in SaiGon but the prices are nuts.
P.S. The recipe above for Soy beans is genuine, only trouble is that if you drink too much your guts will rot!
Who needs coffee beans to make coffee?
The Chinese, who clearly lead the world in alternate food products, with melamine in baby food, 'fruit freshener' for wilting fruits, etc., have the answer for 'coffee'.
Method: You take soy beans, now predominantly GM types, roast them until they are black, and then after soaking in the chemical mixture overnight, the soy beans are dried in an oven. When dried they are ground up, packaged and sold.
The soaking mixture is made from Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, used to make shampoo or dish-soap, toss in industrial colour powders along with Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC) and antibiotic Chloramphenicol.
So next time you are in your local 'bucks, or whatever, and think the coffee is dodgy, test it.
It is not difficult to differentiate between real and fake coffee in the market. Coffee is black; fake coffee contains chemicals which easily fade when ice is added while real coffee doesn’t.
Apple and scratched 3 with it's shortened gap until V4 drops.
Obviously, as with Job's blaming iThingy users for holding the defective model incorrectly, MS has to issue a similar admonishment.
At such time, Apple will jump up and say: We invented Wrong Way Holding!
Buy an Android, they have no restrictions.
Now, how about a Mac for weight lifting or football.
This simply highlights how stupid and short-sighted US policies are when it sanctions Iran.
No travel or monetary sanctions for China.
AND they have the NUCLEAR BOMB!
having 'backdoors' in it's equipment (as they all do) when it's a US-company.
Perhaps CISCO could complain that Alcatel is French? We all know how the US loves France.
CISCO - overpriced stuff MADE IN CHINA!
that is ideally positioned to be bought buy people who have the challenged mentality to buy anything Apple.
Makes you wonder why Apply is so hell bent on 'thin' when people buy accessories like these.
On the scale of international affairs this is just so petty. No wonder the bastards get bombed and attacked.
Of course this international defender of freedom doesn't do anything illegal like planting Stuxnet, etc., and it expects countries to allow it to carry on without retribution?
All smart terrorists have long moved any assets from the States and, knowing they would be denied visas in any event, don't include the US in their itineraries unless they are planning an encore to 2001. Singapore is a far better destination for bent money.
Israel has nuclear weapons, and no inspections or restraints, nor does India or Pakistan. I'd rather Iranian ragtops had nuclear weapons than Pakistan. At least they are stable.
China now manufactures high-voltage, high-current trigger switches - one brand in the US is coloured a delightful light blue - which are used to trigger a nuclear explosion. So yet another US-restricted component is freely available.
novel thought behind it.
I was thinking what other sources of vibration might produce unique outputs. I would suggest some but El Reg is not in the same genre as Health and Efficiency magazine!
rarely requires fan cooling except where excessive heat is generated. If Apple considered functionality ahead of 'thin' they might not need forced air cooling. I occasionally use a 2-way radio with a minimum high output of 9 watts RF and it doesn't require cooling.
As we all know, heat is wasted energy and already Apple has battery problems. Adding a motor will only exacerbate battery drain.
Likely this is just an Apple patent everything move.
A very easy test.
How many military bases does the UK have in the US? How many military bases does the US have in the UK?
And, Cameron, after you've fixed the extradition treaty, how about tossing that load of US spy dishes, in Yorkshire, into the garbage and reclaiming at least a modicum of British pride.
There is a talking book I have insisted my partners listen to, we can actually read, called That Used to Be Us. How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back by Thomas L. Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum .
The book, written two or three years ago, predicted this reverse transference of knowledge would happen, following America's decline in so many areas..
You can download it from PirateBay - get the talking book version, it's so much easier to follow - believe me it's a must read, just change America with the UK and it is just as appropriate.
security, back-doors, etc. built in to storage systems.
Americans can't accept that other companies/countries can successfully compete without copying.
Well done, Huawei!
He needs a screen so he doesn't have to read big words.
Pure bloody Apple PR. At least we know the Americans can read what he is doing - they love tapping cell systems. Ask the Greek government.
only cost CAD$5 and, unless they are hard copies, can be e-mailed to you after payment is made.
Looks like the NHS is screwing patients, again. And whose copyright is it, anyway, the camera operator or the 'model'?
mentality of the dummies who have the stupidity to buy an iThingy in the first place.
My wife's rugged little ASUS netbook spends the most of each Tuesday running Start-Up Repairs that kick in the first time she boots up after the Tuesday download. My daughters ASUS netbook is spared a lot of pain as we update her OS starting in the evening.
With FLASH, sometimes it seems to be a week of Tuesdays, but at least it isn't followed by Start-Up Repair. Pity they ccan't get it right the first time.
Perhaps Apple has outfoxed Foxconn with it's mania to achieve the impossible? Could this be the time Foxconn says to Apple: "YOU make it!". Of course, Apple makes next to nothing.
If it is so difficult to handle the case in production, how can it handle the daily rough and tumble of even a suited office worker's pocket, let alone people in more challenging physical pursuits?
And, if it is so difficult to make, just how feasible is it to repair? Apple doesn't make 'green' stuff, it's service depot is the large dumpster outside the back door.
David Blunkett was the bum who negotiated this subservient extradition agreement.
The case should be dropped for lack of prosecution.
Apple's lawyers seem to be on a losing streak.
How many other patents are out there that have been stolen by Apple, along with the company name and logo?
It's amazing how the usual suspects can adapt to the latest government needs. Next we will see G4S offering services.
I guess their favourite all purpose company, Centrica, is now a security outfit, too.
Canadian Rogers, notorious for gouging any type of it's customers charges CAD$50 for a SIM card!
There should be enough profit there for NFC.
delirious knowing that millions of Fanbois' puerile minds are protected from seeing Nature's handiwork.
Not surprising when you consider Apple found t necessary to make their latest connector non-polarised as they believe their clients can't figure how to mate USB connectors.
If CNN's projection, just announced as I write this, there is another 4 years and 7 weeks in which the Obama government can authorise cheques can be sent.
It's amazing that after the Florida Fiasco that brought Bush in under very dubious circumstances you would have thought this software would have been fixed.
Of course, that Ohio only installed the software a few days before an election whose date had been public knowledge for decades is suspicious, especially since the Republicans arranged the software 'patch' and they have been linked to widespread voter fraud.
The pencil and paper system, plus scanner is superior, in many ways. The carpenters type pencil with a large soft lead, which is used to mark off ovals on the voting paper.
The advantages are that the voter can see where he/she marked, the paper cannot be changed, the voters choices are easily machine read and, in case of failure, the sheets can be manually read.
They are al;so useful for use in appeals.
The system is used in Canada and the technology has never been challenged.
before sale rather than wait for people to report defects.
Who does Sophos think they are? Microsoft?
through an authorised cell carrier via iTunes.
Time to down load Antamedia HotSpot software, or similar, to control who and what can leach from your WiFi systems ... or to iThingies special slow rates.
Always good to put controls n place like no graphics, no FB or e-mail only.
[Google] Apple attempted to have some US imports of Microsoft and [Apple] others Android products barred from stores because, the company claimed, its key smartphone technology patents ....
Apple has over 800 patent claims against it. (Forbes)
All the fat cats from Germany, France, Greece are stashing their money is Singapore.
Where? Try to fill in the missing letters: Bank of S--ga-ore. You don't even have to use your real name!
The wife of former German president Christian Wulff is taking legal action against Google.
Bettina Wulff shows if you search under my title in Google, as does Bing!
May be she should move to Australia to collect.
Poor old May, she claims the new spy and wire tap bling they are buying is 'Future Proofed'.
This venture, along with Silent Circle, is the new reality.
Let's see what GCHQ can do with this. All those little clouds filled with impenetrable secrets from the Middle East and 'terrorists'.
Most likely both.
"Future proofing" is unattainable. Can they eavesdrop on Silent Circle equipped smartphones? Skype s now insecure. SFone is still pretty good.
How about people who use pager/pay[hone combinations? This where one party calls from a payphone and sends a message, in numeric code, to a satellite pager. Totally untraceable. And if the pagers are leased, separately, in another country, they are even less likely to be traced.
They already 'spy' on calling card users - payphones already retain the first three 'groups' of numbers in North America (telephone number to card service; calling card number and called number. But this can be made confusing when someone changes payphones, and the changes calling cards. How will electronic spying link these together?
If the UK wanted to spy on anyone, they could either do it themselves, or ask another member of Echelon to do it for them. They don't need to spy on everyone.
This is just another budget boost for GCHQ under the guise of fighting all these alleged terrorists.
The proposed system is even more expensive than the Americans vainglorious system.
then hand carried it over to China on a China Southern Airlines, China Airlines or Air China flight - straight to the PRC from Heathrow.
Of course, using a foreign name like that was kind of dumb, should have chosen some more patriotic like All American Communications.
It's about time someone other than the usual suspects started chasing Apple around.
Apple still has between 800-900 claims against it outstanding.