15 posts • joined 10 Oct 2011
startpage is by lxquick
Re: UK Govt needs a kick in the balls
The individual causes of the fines may not be particulary newsworthy, whereas the fact that fines are levied is.
Re: Can someone reduce my ignorance?
@Ralph B - thanks for the link to the Naked Science Forum.
Re: For 500 points.... I was in Ibaraki prefecture when the quake hit...
Once you have a search result, google allows you to filter results to the 'Past hour' or 'Past 24 hours'.
Or use the advanced search.
Re: @ Jemma - New Paradigm
This is done where I work, but it's called 'agile'.
Re: Are fanbois a dying breed?
@Fatman: "I've been happily buying and using Apple kit since 1989 and will continue to do so; and I attend Eucharist almost every Sunday morning."
These do not make you a fanbois or a 'religious nutjob'. What would IMO, would be to proselytise that others should copy you and that other devices or religions are somehow wrong.
I still use daily an old Sony Digicube radio which has an excellent FM receiver in it, seemingly better than far more expensive radios that I also have. I've also enjoyed their TVs over the years.
Now however, for the reasons you and others above give, I would hesitate to buy Sony gear.
Try google cache - not very good, but readable.
If these patents are required to be compliant with standards aren't they covered by FRAND?
The express warning was for specifically CEOs, which implies to me that you shouldn't rely on email being secure for the sort of documents a CEO would handle.
Re: Sir Norman Foster
The Millau Bridge is another example which disproves your form over function comment.
Watching the defectives
I loved the Elvis Costello tweak sub-head.
Re: Thumbs Down Crowd
By the time I read the articles the important points have usually been made and usually with more knowledge than I have. I also generally read when at work and so don't normally have time to compose a reasoned reply.
Had a reply been posted that expressed what I have in this post, I would have simply upvoted that. I'm happy to not spend time adding another useless "Me too" type comment, but to simply up or down vote existing messages.
Does this mean that the BBC has to pay Sky even more?
If you don't like the style of journalism here, fuck off and find somewhere that doesn't offend your twee sensibilities.