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Yes, yes, Steve Jobs. Look what I'VE done for you lately – Tim Cook

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Re: That should probably be "führer"

I don't mind how the Reg spells slang that can be construed as 'gay Nazi'. I just wish they'd stop it referring to Tim Cook as that.

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OnePlus One cut-price Android phone on sale to all... for 1 HOUR

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Re: They're not doing this so you can get a phone

Well, it's good news for Google at any rate

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Re: Confused

Good point. Can you please clarify how many times you have to reinvest the £0 profit before you can afford the economies of scale?

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Hacked and ashamed? C'mon, Brits – report that cybercrime

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Spending £860million on cyber-baloney

I'd like an itemised invoice please.

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Apple SILENCES Bose, YANKS headphones from stores

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Re: That is some serious stupid right there

Prior to this, Bose sponsored some kind of American sporty thing with a condition that the players must not be seen on or off the field wearing Beats. Does that also count as "retaliatory and anytime-competitive" or can we only apply those adjectives to Apple?

Bose and Beats - both great ways to keep audiologists in Porsches.

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Sign off my IT project or I’ll PHONE your MUM

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Re: >> Now, who was this musical entertainer?

Well! I am ... shocked!

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iPhone 6 shunned by fanbois in Apple's GREAT FAIL of CHINA

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Re: I am going to puke.....

Cool? Wearing cargo shorts and baggy jeans would get rather warm. Which goes on top?

In its favour, it's a look that emphatically says, 'My virtual girlfriend loves me - she has no sense of smell'

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Gosh, Apple is only going to sell 100 iPhones in China

They are doomed! Doomed, I tell you!

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Internet finally ready to replace answering machine cassette tape

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Surely the right choice to replace cassette tapes?

Mercury delay lines

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The Apple launch AS IT HAPPENED: Totally SERIOUS coverage, not for haters

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Speaking as a fanboi

I feel a certain sense of underwhelm-ment. Oh well... Time to don the latex Stephen Fry mask and make like happy.

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Banksy puts down spray can, goes corporate in banksy.com cybersquat brouhaha

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Let's do that on banksy.co.uk

I'm sure he won't mind.

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Will.i.am gets CUFFED as he announces his new wristjob, the PULS

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Mr I AM

May I offer a suggestion? Fur cuff

My kitties love the cat food, by the way

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'Urika': Cray unveils new 1,500-core big data crunching monster

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Urika-Xa

Shouldnd't that be Urika-Ka-Ka-Ka-Ka!!!

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The iPAD launch BEFORE it happened: SPECULATIVE GUFF ahead of actual event

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And one more thing

I have pre-emptively patented the thing.

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Is living with Dolby Atmos worth the faff?

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Dear Santa

Can I please have that mid-century Harm Kardon hifi rig for my space-age bachelor pad?

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Bring abck Ambisonics

4 speakers arranged in a tetrahedron. Make the top speaker a flat-panel NXT with Wifi, powered from the lighting circuit - job done

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Martha Lane Fox: YEUCH! The Internet is MADE by MEN?!?

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If James Brown still lived

He could added a verse to It's a Man's Man's Man's World:

Man made the web,

Man wrote the code,

Man made the browser,

So women could shop for clothes.

This is a man's, man's, man's world etc etc

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Down-under record: Australian gets $140k for pussy

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Sounds fair

If you want the cat, you need a bigger kitty

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Son of Hudl: Tesco flogs new Atom-powered 8.3-inch Android tablet

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Hove Is!

It's not brown bread, yet.

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Finnish PM: Apple has DESTROYED FINLAND

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Finland, I am your saviour!

I have invented the paper phone!

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Apple's new 'iPad Air 2' sliced open, revealing (possible) A8X core

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could just be the Apple A8X

"What's that you ask? Well, it's just like the old processor, only a bit more powerful."

Something tells me AnandTech won't be offering Jasper a job anytime soom

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Don't wait for that big iPad, order a NEXUS 9 instead, industry little bird says

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So

Don't wait a day for that thing you will be able to order but jump the gun and pre-order the thing that isn't available to order. Makes perfect sense!

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Heistmeisters crack cost of safecrackers with $150 widget

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Re: My extensive knowledge of nuclear weapons

Thumb down? Did I spell nukular wrong?

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My extensive knowledge of nuclear weapons

(garnered exclusively from TV and movies) tells me that bombs can be detonated or defused with one of these gizmos. The keypad is usually located between the 7 segment red LEDs counting down to doomsday, and the red and green wires

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EE TV brings French broadband price war to the UK

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Great

Do EE have some new source of watchable TV programmes?

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Jonny Ive: Flattered by rivals' designs? Nah, its 'theft'

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Re: Compliment

How about the case from a MacMini?

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White LED lies: It's great, but Nobel physics prize-winning great?

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Best hope for reduced energy consumption

We all become Goths

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Weekend reads: So, Anyway..., Anger is an Energy and Smoke Gets in your Eyes

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I hadn't realised that

Michael Palin was John Cleese's mother

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BEND IT like YOGA: Newest Lenovo gadgets have built in PROJECTORS

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Re: Subwoofer?

It's been tried on laptops. Deep, penetrating bass - and more frequent dry-cleaning bills

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Microsoft confirms Surface NOT DEAD YET, next-gen version coming

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Re: What's weird is...

If they are useful for people that actually do stuff, that explains the low market share

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We've all been there

Working on zombie projects kept alive only by directors' vanity. Very demoralising

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You can ring my #bellogate. EMAIL STORM hits 29,000 hapless UCL students

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Re: I work for a large company...

Verbification of nouns - I've been buzzworded

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Re: I work for a large company...

HR - those that practice it are barely smart enough to spell it

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No 12-inch maxiPads for Christmas: Suppliers 'smothered by iPhone 6'

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It's been way too long ...

... Since the last Dalmation-print iMac

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Gates and Ballmer NOT ON SPEAKING TERMS – report

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Bill Gates staying around to advise on technology ...

Like having your parents around to advise on bringing up your kids. Chairs will be thrown

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Brace yourself for a 12-inch Apple maxiPAD – probably... maybe... ish

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12 inch pad - maybe

New unannounced hybrid OS for a product that will ship immediately (so no developers etc have had hands on the OS) - common sense says 'nah'

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Apple KILLS SUPER MARIO. And Zelda. And Sonic

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Re: @AC

Apple also don't want to be sued by Nintendo

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'Bill Gates swallowing bike on a beach' is ideal password say boffins

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On the other hand

"Steve Balmer throwing a chair in an office" is easily guessed

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Adobe spies on reading habits over unencrypted web because your 'privacy is important'

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Re: Adobe, it's not me, it's you

Government websites that rely on Flash? I would drop a note to the responsible department telling them you intend to take action under the relevant equality laws. That'll put the fear right up 'em

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Adobe, it's not me, it's you

I'm not a graphics pro so - Adobe? Goodbye. I'm uninstalling everything made by you. I've had it with the bugs, the daily updates, the privacy violations...

But wait - how will I live without Flash? Somehow I'll manage

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Audio playground: How does an Oculus Rift with surround sound sound?

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Streaming is the new radio ...

except radio is free.

Streaming will be the new radio when plod is raiding streaming pirate stations in Hackney tower blocks

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Windows 10 feedback: 'Microsoft, please do a deal with Google to use its browser'

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Re: It would actually be a smart business move for Ms

MS could develop a compatibility plugin...

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It would actually be a smart business move for Ms

If they dropped IE and poured funds into Mozilla.

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Apple and GT: Sapphire glass is cracked, but still not broken

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Re: Time to don the old Tin Foil Chapeau

As opposed to, "Gosh GTW, your product is crap. Never mind, have loads more money."

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Yes. Economists DO love MAGICAL, lovely HUMAN SELFISHNESS...

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Re: Economics is like philosophy

I accept that economics is likely to become a science in the future. Right now, it's still in the phlogiston era

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Economics is like philosophy

In as much as it lets you construct valid proofs for things that aren't true. Fascinating, yes. Useful .... ?

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Re-light my diode: Trio of boffins scoop physics Nobel for BLUE LEDs

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Boffinry!

Break out the best test tubes, there'll be quaffing tonight!

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Sapphire glass maker's woes caused by Apple relationship 'breakdown'

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Re: The GT CEO

Well, he's gonna have some explaining to do...

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Woman says narco-cops used her PICS to snare drug lords on Facebook

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Wait!

You can use fake names on the internet?

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Is Apple incubating a Macbook, iPad bastard child?

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Re: Apple Touchscreen?

If it's USB class compliant or has a driver, yes.

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