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3 posts • joined 4 Apr 2011

Hasselblad H4D-40 Stainless Steel 40Mp camera

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Why?

"Why does the 80mm lens cost more on the stainless body than it does on the standard one, when it's exactly the same lens?"

It's the Apple effect - they charge more because they can...

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Swedish newlyweds enjoy lively honeymoon

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"A couple of Swedish newlyweds"

The most accurate collective noun I've seen Lester produce!

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Net boffins plot password alternatives

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Prior pets

Whatever happened to Microsoft's Asirra (Animal Species Image Recognition for Restricting Access) which asked users to identify photographs of cats and dogs (with a database of 2 million, in 2007); "a task difficult for computers, but easy and accurate for humans."

If anyone seriously suggests increasing the usage of Letter/Number CAPTCHAs, I shall cite them for "cruel and unusual punishment"...

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