23 posts • joined 6 May 2011
Does she have her hair wrapped around a Slinky?
Re: 16GB, really?
Belts and braces?
Re: It is the crime in Mexico
Hopefully factory safety standards will be higher than in Mexico:
I'm not holding my breath though, since the T-publicans are so hell bent on eliminating "Gummint interference in the free market".
This story may be apocryphal, but I remember reading some 30 years ago about goods marked "Made in USA" actually meant that they were made in a city named Usa.
Re: One point that is often conveniently forgotten ...
"No matter how you you look at it, these narcotic drug delivery systems are evil."
Nicotine is not a narcotic. Addictive yes, but not a narcotic.
Re: retro vinyl rebirth
Rather pricy though: http://www.elpj.com/order/
I'd like to see the prices come down by an order of magnatude. I've quite a few old vinyl LPs that I'd like to play/convert to audio files.
Oh well, I guess I'll have to use my old Pioneer turntable and use Audacity to filter out the scratches!
I think I'll stick with my Casio Waveceptor. Paid abgout $45.00 for it.
if one doesn't like Chrome, one could use Iron instead:
Re: UK Mobile phone companies
Two years? Here in the States it's as soon as 30 days!
I just now updated to Version 28.0.1500.72 m
Form follows function.
...an "independent conservative democrat"
In other words, a DINO (Democrat In Name Only).
My personal opinion...
...is that software should be copyrighted; not patented.
The Little Ol' Lady
Does she live in Pasadena?
Am I the only one...
...who read that as: "MICROSOFT POOPS HADOOP INTO SQL SERVER AND AZURE"?
Art of War
Looks like someone has read Sun Tzu's treatise.
They also have...
excellent speaker systems. I have their X-530 5.1 surround sound system. 4 speakers and a sub-woofer. Paid $74.88 for it at Wal-Mart.
It is a really GREAT system!
Re: Patent System
Am I the only one who thinks software should be copyrighted, not patented? (After all, it is *written*, right?)
One good way to lock down USB ports is with a dab of 5 minute epoxy!
Who is this Noone* fellow,
and what exactly does he know?
(*Oh, you meant NO ONE. Carry on).
has already received a link to "Osama Death Photos" from her niece on her Facebook account.
We deleted it without clicking on it, of course. (And sent a message to her niece to be more careful in future!).
Re: Split Pea Soup
"Don't forget to eat the split pea soup before it eats you!"
it could be the lawyer just throwing everything+the kitchen sink at it to see what sticks.
Big (Corporate) Brother is watching you.
- Review Is it an iPad? Is it a MacBook Air? No, it's a Surface Pro 3
- Game Theory The agony and ecstasy of SteamOS: WHERE ARE MY GAMES?
- Hello, police, El Reg here. Are we a bunch of terrorists now?
- Worstall on Wednesday Wall Street woes: Oh noes, tech titans aren't using bankers
- Kate Bush: Don't make me HAVE CONTACT with your iPHONE