Re: So that's how Heisenberg compensators work
The FSM already knows this...
2906 posts • joined 16 Jul 2007
The FSM already knows this...
And so forth
Really? They couldn't think of a name that wasn't already widely used elsewhere for their team?
In the years I've had SKY TV and broadband and phone I've never had to call support for anything.
I think, perhaps, that's the difference that others are trying to point out. Of course I might just have got lucky... they're all paid-for services, though you get a reasonable discount for TV+Phone+Fibre(40Mbit, the extra for 80Mbit wasn't worth it imho) package.
I think the key lies in the 'active' lenticular...
The 'ban it sale in the USA' lawsuit from fapple
Well I say 'eagerly'.. more like it's just expected
If it were the merkins they'd already have been incarcerated under terror laws and waterboarded for hours, awaiting the utter destruction of their lives & futures and those of their nearest and dearest.
For starters, anyway.
That figure also includes the cost of
actually implementing grown-up security measures that should have been there in the first place repairing the horrific damage caused
Just a shame that the IPCC scientific output is moderated by politicians before publication. (IIRC)
Perhaps they'll get a snap of Elon Musk hollowing out volcanoes to build his flying/swimming car superfleet whilst maintaining a facade of greenwashed electro-propello-matrickery during the construction of his elite Moonraker fleet.
At least, like Atheists, AGW
deniers challengers can separate the bleeding obvious from the bleeding stupid.
QI portrays him as a font of all wisdom, a veritable tree of knowledge and people believe it.
Which means he needs to be corrected - especially as his track record seems to be not to give a toss and fact-check after whatever his previous drubbing was. And the one before that. And before that. And so forth.
A sign of intelligence is supposed to be learning from your mistakes. Nothing against the guy at all, he's a very entertaining fellow and quick-witted but desperately needs to know when he's frothing in a field about which he knows cock-all.
I've had a growing irrational hankering for a Model S now though the numbers don't stack up (at the moment, anyway)..
About £72k (85kW model, natch) for the car though a ~£3500 annual saving in running costs over the (current) XKR which is nice but does little to offset the rather stout purchase price. Presumably servicing would be much cheaper, too, as there's no valves/cylinders/coolant(?)/sparkplugs/oilfilters/etc to pay for or go wrong beyond four motors, brakes and aircon?
It'll have to remain a hankering for now...
That Marc Andreessen is a textbook twat?
A privilege, not a right
Downvote for profanity
(Note: Secretly Awarding +20, though - see what I did there?)
Never even knew it existed. I thought/hoped that's what 'Unfollow' did..
Plenty of idiots seem to be doing that as they drive already....
I find it really helps to have people use visible gadgets like these to help me avoid the mindless arse-clowns who comprise their pitiful demographic.
You answered your own question
Though payment in AUD might be the spearhead... wait for USD, GBP, EUR, JPY to follow, maybe.
Can you factory reset an iThing without external hardware? e.g. Power + vol down + home from poweroff on some (all?) Android devices. I guess not otherwise this might be mentioned as a last resort recovery option.
If the 'ware prevents you switching off your phone to do that you can always take the battery out to reboot it and perform a reset combo. Oh. hang on.
Hats and warm coats handed out in Hell, snowmen sighted.
Cats & dogs living together
I actually suspect that Apple IS Sammy's advertising model...
Except they were ordered not to mention their F700 touch phone and were banned from presenting evidence based upon it.
And as for touching a screen I'd say that the touchscreen manufacturer would have had that code first, as part of their dev/reference material provided with the specsheets and other component collateral.
Will be interesting to see what it can recognise...
Will be impressed if it knows here Come the Fleas (White Noise)
I can't even be arsed to vote. Even a 'protest' vote would mean voting for the novice buffoons instead of the grandmaster buffoons and I'd rather the slightly warped novices didn't get a crack at anything to be honest.
At the end of the day it all seems to boil down to corporate backhanded cash-for-policy anyway so it's largely irrelevant who gets in to wherever.
Except Sammy upped the price of iProcessors to Apple so they probably paid Samsung's bill for them by now.
Makes you wonder.
Can't imagine they'd want something like that to help out the average consumer, after all.
... and he'd be right.
The one with some Noam Chomsky in the pocket (no, not kibbles)
What, and take away a tiny reason to upgrade to XB1 ?
Playstation+ is pretty good value for money, mind you... There must have been at least five big titles given away last year for the forty quid sub you pay.. stuff like Bioshock Infinite, etc and it covers both the PS3 and the PS4 at home. I binned XBOX Gold membership ages ago when I realised it was a waste of money for the most part. The '360 only ever gets turned on when my daughter plays Skyrim and I'm not even considering an XB1 at all.
Will be interesting to see if SONY get Gaikai working this summer for legacy games (and then get it working in EU)
Suggests coldness ahead. That's not gonna fit in.
No climate quango has 'reimagined' this as Interwarming Anomaly yet?
Oh come on.
If any nation should understand that it's the USA...
Sounds like an FOI opportunity?
Cos if it's the NSA doing it then it's the National SECURITY Agency therefore not economic by deniability/definition/whim/etc
Mine's the one with the Noam Chomsky book in the pocket.
Still supposed to actually pay something for the SEP IP though...?
The Chinese will have laws for sure though a major mitigating defence in any trial would be
'But your Honour, look HOW MUCH it fucked the Americans off'
'You're right, young man. Case dismissed!'
All US interest. Even though the 'laws' are international they still can't be bothered to even attempt to phrase anything within the 'International Community' (of right-think).
It's Me Me Me as usual. Sounds more like a pretext to tie Iran together with China though so a new uber-evil empire can be created in the 'Hearts and Minds', blah blah blah.
I do hope the Chinese guy has a Hollowed Out Volcano or an Undersea base, though. For real. That would be most excellent.
No, that's the best part, I don't have to! Yes I've used MacOS and the only thing I like about it is 2-finger scrolling.
Makes my £850 core i7 8GB/1TB/2.2GHz (no flash) 1080p 17" VAIO I got Xmas before last look like stunning value for money.
As in Apple did not invent it.
Just leaving this here for posterity when someone gets vilified at some point in the future by AC's (Apple Cultists) for claiming that Apple did not actually invent it...
Maybe for the odd patent trial judge, too.
I'm not so sure the W stands for 'Wristwatch'...
Or maybe they don't want to pay the Microsoft Tithe for FAT, keeping onboard memory formatted internally to EXTx or whatever
I'm still trying to work out which branch of government can benefit from this, having instigated it to cover up some dodgy doings they want to carry out.
It'd serve wonderfully for much Oracle-related freude of the schaden variety, also
To paraphrase the opening credits of UK sitcom 'Porridge'...
They accept artists as an occupational hazard