22 posts • joined 14 Nov 2012
who will look after you in your dotage?
"She says she was inspired to bring a "gift economy" to the world while on the Thai-Burma border in 2010, and won support from Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales."
The good thing about being ugly is when you smoke weed people ignore your inane drivel
Re: In a nutshell
something he does quite well
Re: Eh.. ?
yeah, well I don't have any mates either
"We'll acquire key capabilities, we’ll divest businesses, and we'll rebalance our workforce, as we continue to return value to shareholders," IBM's chief financial officer said recently.
The rentier class strikes again.
Maybe Muammar Gaddafi wasn't so crazy when he insisted on using his own tent when he visited the UN.
We just installed a new teleconference system, priority one : confidentiality. Google does not understand the meaning of this word, except when it relates to them.
I quite like Microsoft's effort
and a little more depth
or they were holding it wrong
In Firefox, preferences>security>saved passwords>show passwords
It does ask if you really want to show your passwords
"Given the homogeneity of Japanese society and the herd mentality, it could prove a popular suffix, although like all new gTLDs, there’s absolutely no guarantee that the domain won’t be a gigantic waste of time and money."
Given that the Japanese are quite diverse culturally, and the herd mentality is no more prevalent here than in the minds of people who subscribe to out dated concepts of racial superiority/inferiority, I'll opt for the latter of the two options.
Web trends do not stem from domain names.
You could send them to their street address, publicized in the article.
Which is creepier, being followed and liked on SNS, or being told you are being followed & liked via surface mail?
Her defense will be "I didn't realise I was doing 80, I was too busy watching Youtube"
Re: I really don't know...
It's a bit like Ireland, spend hundreds of years resisting foreign occupation, then suddenly deciding it's a great idea.
"If we ever get there," he said of Project Glass' quest for instant answers, "this will fundamentally change the meaning of knowing things."
He's confusing information with knowledge
Knowledge requires experience to give information meaning
This is why we increasingly live in a reactive, not a predictive society
Re: What kind of screaming right wing loon are you?
good point, I seem to remember them needing "a few shillings from the English" a while back to help them with their cash flow issues
You can change a password, you cannot change your fingerprint, so what happens if the data used to recognise your fingerprint leaks?
This bit it interesting, from the section on Ted Nelson
"and the Xanadu project will aim to attribute royalties to the author of a work whenever it is retrieved across the network."
Re: Yah who?
Yahoo is the most used search engine in Japan
I have two, the kids play with them.
The page turn effect was cool once, in about 1983.
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