It seems like a rather long winded way to say:
Security through Obscurity.
2219 posts • joined 16 Jan 2012
Security through Obscurity.
Ok Glass, look up the wikihow article for that...
Smack bang right in the middle of the uncanny valley.
We've had a massive outbreak of greenfly.
And then blame everyone but themselves years later when those tools fail.
And she's all out of eggs.
As soon as developers start building systems that will accept something like "Correct Horse Battery Staple" as a strong password, I will!
It's ok El Reg. I'll say it if you wont.
With Google flooding the patent office with requests, it should prevent other patent trolls from being able to get a successful request through.
It's had a reboot and the new version evoked a lot of nostalgia in me when I played it.
It's even got the age verification questions at the start!
I'm hoping to see record lows of Labour, Liberal and Tory MP's in office.
I'm going to guess that a good 60% of it is about the weather at the moment.
I'd have thought a better solution would be those power cells that metabolise glucose.
It's the constant stream of spam they feed through my letterbox offering me new customer deals.
What's even worse is that I'm already a subscriber!
None of the information they hold on me will be relevant or accurate.
Then aren't those my germs? Ones that I'm already immune to or part of my normal skin flora and fauna?
Correct me if I'm wrong, but the FBI were watching all sorts of elected officials at the time.
I don't think you get the scale of these things. You're probably going to want to build your house on a different planet.
Why do I get the feeling that exoplanet hunters will be carping on about this for some time?
Money changed hands somewhere. I'm sure that they'll be able to dig out a receipt when the police come along to give them the 6 o'clock knock.
Is that no one has been arrested for this yet.
Shouldn't be too difficult to erect some kind of cage around it.
Since about a million years from now when the first settlers on 55 Cancri e wake up from their long sleep and need to start building their civilisation with the tools that they bought with them.
I can't imagine anything more demotivating for the poor sods at Blackberry that actually do the work.
How many fish sticks will a CoinYe buy you?
Seems a bit extreme just to get a bit of alone time!
I know it would take a while, but I'd love to take a gander at these worlds up close!
It's just a fancy word for bribe.
I pay my Virgin Media bill every month. And in that bill I get the basic TV package bundled in.
Even though I just want internet access.
So I'm paying for it anyway. Even though I don't watch it.
Bugger. I failed step 1. No TV.
A lot of those risks are the same with regular currency.
There's nothing that the EBA can do if someone nicks my leather wallet either.
Ok, Glass. Where did I leave my keys?
(Robot scurries off to retrieve them)
People would pay more for the .com name because they saw it as more prestigious.
I actually had a client ask me once which was better... And they refused to believe me when I told them there was functionally no difference.
Why can't we send one to Europa to basically melt its way through the ice, then fire a submarine probe down there?
Do we have to actually ask businesses for their data or can we just take it?
Are you absolutely sure you're a doctor?
And yet he says that like it's a good thing.
Only if he doesn't get the death sentence.
'nurieek', 'rotut', 'hernunger'?
Well who else is going to do it? It's a bit of a long trek to get a repair man in.
Why are you blaming the victim AC?
If it was your pictures up there of you in the buff, along with your personal contact information would you still have the same attitude? Do you think that the site owner was right to charge extortionate amounts of money to maybe take them down?
Human error is when you make an accidental mistake.
This wasn't human error, this was deliberate.
They are some of the most kind and honest people I've seen on the internet.
Why The Register of all publications would try and besmirch the good name of this wholesome family friendly site is beyond me.
The rich get all the perks.
Code that works is an asset. Code that doesn't work is a liability.
"code worth £91m would only be used until a "digital solution" is implemented."
Ah, no wonder the code doesn't work. It's an analogue code solution!
If I'm going to Antarctica, I ought to pack a sweater?
I always thought that it was the job of the police to protect law and order. Not act as the private army of corporations.
But for some reason, it still tastes like shit.
It's like the Google of images.