* Posts by Michael Habel

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Got a 'DROID PHONE? SMASH IT with a HAMMER - and do it NOW

Michael Habel
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Re: Workarounds

Anonymous commenter at Slashdot suggests modifying the following entry in /system/build.prop:

media.stagefright.enable-player=false

(Root is required to modify build.prop)

Great so I managed to kill off stagefright.... How the Hell do I use my seemingly legit Kodi Install (Google Playstore), to watch stuff on my Phablet now?! Speaking about Kodi I guess it would be an even higher infection vector, in the sense, that its raison d'etre IS to play Movies (i.e. Clips)... Not above the board. (i.e From unknown sources). While there hasn't been much said about it. I don't think this is the first instance of a Video managing to pw0n some System. (Thinking of Windows here),.

But, Kodi (Formerly known as XBMC), or in some cases SPMC. Damned well nearly relay on stagefright to work. Assuming you wanted your Movies to actually work.

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OnePlus 2: The smartie that's trying to outsmart Google's Android

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$60.00(USD) difference

Between the 16GB.... *cough* 12.81GB after Android takes its cut! vs. the 64GB version. Me thinks they could do better....

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Take off, eh, you Uber: Ontario lobs $300m lawsuit at cab app biz

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Ten bucks, is ten bucks!

TAKE OFF YOU HOSSERS!

Sadly its not Neil on the Drums here though...

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Microsoft has RECORD quarter, in a BAD way - Sad Nad slashes phone biz

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First off I couldn't give a toss about Windows (h)8! Its yesterdays news... And, I'm sure the poor souls saddled with it will be glad to see the back of it soon... The simple matter however remains... Those still on Windows 7, or (h)8, still retain a modicum of say on what happens to their Machines. A modicum that will soon disappear once Windows 10 hits. Effectively making anyone using it a Beta Tester! *cough* Current Consumer Branch *cough*. This is not some fable story, of a madman ITS A [RECATCED]'ing FACT!

If given the choice of either Windows (h)8, or Windows 10, I'd almost have to take windows (h)8. I hate TIFKAM with every fiber of my core. But, the day I release the control of my Machine back to Redmond, will be the same Day a one Mr. Satan decides to go Figure Skating, on the reportedly thin ice.

Besides I'd like to remind my Pro-Microsoft shrilling friends, that I'M NOT asking for your defense... But, as to a reason beyond "NEW" & "FREE", and a stealthy transition overnight. from Windows 7/8 Home Premium, to Windows 10 Home the next morning. Without much more express waring then the installer down at the corner.

Yes you, and I know what its about. Could you say the same thing about your Parents?, How about your Grandparents? Or the Asylum Seekers across the road? That know jackall about Computers? And, just assume that its all good?

And, this is all before we even get to the Cloud, and everything you do becoming the product on Windows 10! So please enlighten us with your savvy, shrilling ways as, to why everyone should move on? As no doubt, by your comments. You'll be one of the first to do so, no doubt.... /sarcasm.

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Michael Habel
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Remind me again where anything in this article or comment thread says you should upgrade?

Oh, it doesn't? And you're just throwing shit around like a confused monkey?

Fine.

You Sir are correct, there is nothing in the article at all about how the reception to Windows X over the coming months could spell either the success, or eventual continued failures in Redmond.

We begin Redmond's fiscal 2016 with the Windows 10 launch next week, and it's very much a make-or-break moment. If the new OS is received as coolly as Windows 8 was, expect a very bloody year indeed for Microsoft.

Not a single word at all....

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To my friendly downvoter.... Since you seem to be of the opinion that Windows X is, going to be the next greatest thing since XP.... Would you mind sharing these opinions with the rest of us?!

Thanks!

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Michael Habel
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Remind me again why I should migrate away from a perfectly acceptable Windows 7 x64 Ultimate --- With Patch Tuesday support... Conceivably until the 14th, of January 2020 anyway. For something that doesn't? Prudy Start Menu's, and Metro Tiles be damned?!

Better support?! Really I was brought up to believe that <Deity> helps those that help themselves... Now under Windows OSX I can just sit right back and, place all my "faith" into MicroSoft, doing the right things.A Company not terribly known for doing the right thing(s).

While I think the idea of 24/7 roll out instead of sitting on it for upwards of a Month could in itself be a great thing... Having the Pills shoved up your backside against Ones will is... Well less cool.

So unless someone can come up with a better reason then HAY ITS NEW! HAY DID WE TELL YOU ITS ALSO FREE?! I don't think I'll even waste the cycles trying to even playtest it. Much less be willing to then use it.

I'm willing to bet that Once the ramifications of MicroSofts Update Policies hit home, and the inevitable amount of Machines crash on a MicroSoft Update... (AND, THEY WILL! If only because they have!),. Then Expect MicroSoft to have some tall explaining to do.

For me this is an even deadlier curse then that ugly poor excuse for a redhead stepchild TIFKAM. At least you could reportedly still manage Windows 8.x retarded features, to get it somewhat working like normal. I fail to see such a Fix for WOSX here.. Sans cutting the Wire, and staying off-line. Which isn't really an option.

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Lottery IT security boss guilty of hacking lotto computer to win $14.3m

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Re: And then

I say enable voting via. a 1-900 (or your equivalent.. high priced premium Tel Number), the proceeds of which will then go to the Political Party, for whom you voted for....

I mean this works soooo well for those TV Phone-in Talentless hack shows... + they've got 10+ years under their wheels to prevent that kind of miss-use... I mean what could possibly go wrong!?

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Michael Habel
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As Zaphod once remarked:

That's impossible!

Trillian responds back:

No... Just very, very improbable.

Lottery Tickets are kinda like this... If the chances of ever winning were 0:∞-¹ then nobody would bother playing it at all...

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Re: @Mage Lotteries

A shame that TV's can't work that way....

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Microsoft attaches Xbox stream bait to Windows 10 hook

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So that'll be like what? 125W+ for the FailboxOne... Plus another 450w to convert the peasantry into the PC Master Race... Discounting any additional TV's, and Monitors. Well with a reportedly high standby 33~12-5W (WHEN NOT EVEN IN USE!) I) guess this Failbox can be said to be anything other then green!

Besides S0NY did this first on the PSP & PS3 with Game Sharing. The only question lest will be. Will MicroSoft turn 'round and gimp the service as badly as S0NY had?! ...Here or latter on with the Vita & PS4?

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Microsoft to Windows 10 consumers: You'll get updates LIKE IT or NOT

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I did that - but after updates this week the W10 icon reappeared in the system tray. Scratching my head how the hidden KB3035583 got installed again - but it did. Have now uninstalled and hidden it again. Can MS updates override that hidden property - and automatically select it as essential?

And, here I thought I was the only One... But this is why I come to Sites like the Reg... So as to make myself aware of what to miss. on Windows Updates. I'm not sure how old KB3035583, or some of it closer relations are...But,. it feels like I've been setting this Update to hide now, for the last three months now.. Knowing what bastards MicroSoft are in this department... It's one of the first Updates I'm searching for... Asking myself the same stupid question... Why is this back, when I told it to sod off!

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Michael Habel
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Re: no matter what MS force on us

You wont get patches sight-unseen. The insider program is going to continue even after the official release. Any updates will first be rolled out to the insiders and then to the general public. Although how much that will help only time will tell.

A.K.A. MicroSofts like of Alpha Testers... Really if your not already on W7/W8.. To get the *cough* free *cough* Windows OSX Update... Why would you reserve yourself to this special place in computer Hell for yourself? Probably the same 'dolts that actually convinced themselves that W8+Metro was the BEST THING EVER!!

Really such users should probably bight the built and, install Cinnamon Mint instead!

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Michael Habel
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Re: no matter what MS force on us

What could *possibly* go wrong with simultaneous updates of scores of millions of computers in the homes of technically unsophisticated users?

What indeed.... Let's though this pile of Tat, at that wall... (of massively), unwilling of Windows OSX users out there, and see what sticks! Before we feed our latest creation off to the Banksters. No sense in pissing them off... Since they'll be the first to transition to Linux, should they be provoked into doing so....

And, so congratulations! EVERYONES A BETA TESTER NOW! Save the Insiders... They get promoted to become MicroSoft's Alpha Team!

Me I'm the kinda guy that prefers to wait till six months after the first Service Pack, before installing.

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Michael Habel
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Re: no matter what MS force on us

<blockqoute>Why would anyone want a 'fix' to stop important security updates & fixes? Anyone declining updates puts themselves at risk as well as others.

Some of you are being awkward just for the sake of it. Having said that, as I.T Admins you'd be using the Enterprise version which you having full control over updates. If you are the kind of Admins who do not deploy updates after a week or two of testing then you should be removed from your jobs.</blockqoute>

Yeah 'cause MicroSoft NEVER install such utterly useless and annoying crap like KB905474 (Windows XP WGA Phonehome Spy/Nag-ware), and will boldface lie to you, about how "Critical" this Update was at the time!

In more recent times... (Of unwanted, or unbidden, unasked for Nagware's), we have KB3035583. Which after how many Months this crap has been up, and gets set to "hidden DO NOT alert me about this again...". Just keeps popping up every month again as an "Important Update"....

So I for One will trust MicroSoft IMPLICITLY to never abuse such a mechanism EVER... I've never once said! I might have mentioned somewhere in passing, a old Hitchhikers quote about not trusting MicroSoft in this capacity more then I could spit a lightly fried Stoat.... In a Bun!

Well I still don't, and as if I actually needed reason to avoid Windows 8.x / Windows OSX like the Plague.... I'd say look no further.... As far as MicroSoft's history of destructive / disruptive history of Windows Updates go.... When you have Security Houses... Warring you to perhaps, let that KB3065718 (SQL Server Remote Code Execution). Which MicroSoft postponed last month, because they thought it wasn't quite ready for prime-time. Are telling their Customers that, they may well still want to give KB3065718, the slip. Should they actually value stability, over updates.

Yep.... Sign me up for Windows OSX TOUT SUITE.... I also never said!

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Michael Habel
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Re: no matter what MS force on us

There is a perfect fix for this already, it's called a Linux distro...

Or Windows 7 x64 Ultimate! ... Or perhaps to a lesser degree if your into that sorta thing... (Which personally I'm not!), Windows 8.x. Both of which should be ok for the time being.

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China reveals home-grown supercomputer chips after Intel x86 ban

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Re: For fuck's sake

Anyway, China is hardly the military threat the USSR was back in the day

Well duh! Its not like China has any direct grievance with anyone, unlike say North Korea. The threat is largely directed towards Taiwan. Which has been know to get rather uppity at times. While the rest of the World treats Taiwan as a defacto state in its own right. Its still officially Communist China, and the Threat here, is that the Taiwanese might end up provoking mother China into invading it. Which will then involve the US, and likely a WWIII scenario. That or the NORKs actually manage to nuke someone.

Not to mention that the Chinese, would likely have little problems in selling such tech to the norks, as long as they'd come up with the bill. But, I wonder if this might pave the way for Chinese chipmakers to deliver smaller, faster, cheaper, and more powerful Chips for PC use, to rival what both AMD & Intel are currently pumping out.

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ZOMBIE Commodore PET lurches out of its 1970s grave – as a FONDLESLAB

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Re: Can I play Bounty Bob Strikes Back?!?

56k?! Back in my day a 2400 baud MODEM was rolling in the tall grass. Meanwhile I had to get on with a 300 baud MODEM, then latter a 1200 one. 56k came a bit latter with my second Windows PC ~ca 1996, IIRC... Thankfully I was able to go to ADSL sometime there shortly afterwards.

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We tried using Windows 10 for real work and ... oh, the horror

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Re: Is it possible that in going from 8 to 10 they've skipped the decent release?

Coke is different for all or most countries. Coke for south america is much sweeter than what's sold stateside

Actually... ironically its the reverse that's likely more true. Given that High Fructose Corn Syrup tends to be more highly concentrated then plain old Cain Sugar. It just happens that Corn Syrup is way cheaper to procure then the real stuff that, that gets reportedly used in Mexico. Though I gather that this use is almost extensively only used for Export to the USoA these days, and the average Mexican on the Street, is drinking the same Corn Syrup Drinks, like the rest of us.

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Michael Habel
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Re: Is it possible that in going from 8 to 10 they've skipped the decent release?

FYI The Coke down in Mexico contains a higher grade Cain Sugar, unlike the cheaper High Fructose Corn Syrup most everyone else gets.

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150,000 angry Redditors demand Chairman Pao's head on a spike

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But if you go carrying pictures of Chairman Pao you aren't going to make it with anyone anyhow

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Migrating from WS2003 to *nix in a month? It ain't happening, folks

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Re: Sure, of course

Isn't the joke here that SAMBA = Windows (Simple Share) File Server? Or at the least largely based on MicroSofts' own CIFS/SMB Code?!

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Michael Habel
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Re: Sorry... what OS were we talking about again?

Migrating to another entirely different platform (or even upgrading to a new one of the same) is not something anybody should consider doing 'inside a month'. Any organisation only considering their options at this point has all the IT expertise and acumen of the NHS.

I couldn't have said it any better myself! I mean if your just rolling along, and have only just heard about the passing of both XP, and now WS2k3, then you really only have yourself to blame. As likely that, old chestnut of porting apps... to WS2k12 R2 will turnout to be just as messy for some organizations, as if they'd just went ahead and adopted *nix right this instance. Or was WS2k3 exempt from the IE6 lockdown?

If you were an IT Engineer worth your Pay... You'd have already seen this train wreck coming, and would had a solution in place ahead of time....

But, as one Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz, was once said to remarked;

"But, if you can't be bothered to take an interest in local affairs, that's your own lookout! There's no point in acting surprised about it now. Energize the demolition beams!"

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UK TV is getting worse as younglings shun the BBC et al, says Ofcom

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Re: Apart from sport and a massive news story, nothing needs to be watched live

Amazon Prime TV on the other hand seems to be quite good by comparison and far cheaper.

That may well be truer for your neck of the woods... Here in Germany I could summarize Prime here, in much the same way. Which is way I made sure to can my Subscription at the first possible chance after the (We hope you done forgotten about us after Two Weeks) cooling off period. I guess the question remains if Netflix (Germany), would be any better?

But, who needs either when you have Kodi, and its half-dozen assortment of Add-Ons that pretty much cover everything.... Better then the native Android Apps... [sic] Amazon Prime.

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Michael Habel
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Re: Hmm

You can't do that kind of punt-taking if you're chasing weekly ad-rev fluctuations.

Thats what Pilots are for... I'm not a fan of Ads either. But if a Show isn't good, and can't get the ratings it goes, and something better (usually...), comes along. As much as I hate Big Brother, and its ilk of Reality TV, it manages to sell itself. I'm more of a Documenteries kinda guy myself. So I would watch Stations like PSB in the US, or the BBC's 2 & 4. If something were on... These days it seems that they're just recycling old Shows though. Otherwise I actually do enjoy xCIS <DOMAIN>, along with the Walking Dead. If US TV wasn't some of the greatest TV ever. Then I'd say your points were valid. Doctor Who probably wouldn't, or indeed hasn't been able to survive in that environment. it doesn't mean that it shouldn't exist. But why should the majority fund a Program for the minority that get to enjoy it? At leas PBS with its annoying bi-anual beg-a-thons are at least opt-in, and NOT mandated per law!

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Michael Habel
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1) RIP Top Gear... Its gone, and its never coming back. I have no plans of even entertaining the notion of watching whatever the BBC manage to churn out in this post Clarkson era. Carkson was Top Gear, as was Top Gear being Clarkson. I can not see one without the other. END!

2) HIGNFY on a Boxset really?! I'd have thought that a show sooo topical would be beyond hopelessly dated by the time it got on DVD to start with.

3) Doctor Who needs to revert back into a 20 Minute Cliffhanger format. I don't think the Writers are just that good at writing a script from start to finish in only a 45 Minute arc. Its One of the major things I hate about Nu-Who!

4) Genderbenders... Well I guess every Network must have their Bigbrother crap chucked in. Someone must obviously like it! I could damned well say that of Ballroom dancing. But, even the Yans seem to like this crap too Since it comes on before Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC. Why however remains a mystery to me...

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Michael Habel
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You know before I jumped on this IPTV train I kinda scoffed at the idea that this was a Broadcast killer... Now I'm starting to realize the amount of freedom this give me, being able to watch what I want, whenever I want is a very welcome addition. The fact that most of this stuff already has the Commercials ripped out of it is also a plus! it's not much wonder that the Beeb plan to shove Three onto the Wibbles. But, yeah the Content on 2, and 4 has been rather scarce. that I could see. I guess technically I could still find a live stream of these *cough* Filmon *cough*. But I hardly bother. since these Nutjobs axed the One Show that was actually any good.. Which was Top Gear.

Things like Doctor Who... Will eventually find there way... (As they do!), onto the Wibbles, usually in HD! sometime just after having aired. That Nu-Who (to me...) will never touch the best of old Who... I could care less if I see it the instant it airs, or not.

I suspect the last bastion of Broadcast TV will be the likes of the 24h News Channel(s). As if it weren't for these, and these alone. I could have saved myself the infrastructure costs of installing that DVB2IPTV Converter.

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Pint-sized PCIe powerhouse: Intel NUC5i5RYK

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Re: @Triggerfish

To be honest, not really. Core 2 Duos are at least 65 W TDP, you'll need an expensive chassis for that (like Akasa fanless). Plus, the Core 2 Duo doesn't have an integrated GPU or any modern media acceleration features.

Correct me if I'm wrong here... But wouldn't this be where a dedicated discrete GPU would pick up the slack? I mean if the iCore series were as great as all that.. Who'd need to buy AMD/ATi To play Games, or nVidia to run VDPAU h.264 (up to 1080p). It used to be how I ran my HTPC... Till I deep sixed it, for a small Chinese Android TV Box, and a DVB2IPTV encoder.

While there are still several problems with such a setup. Its still able to handle ~90% of my needs The only bits I'm actually missing would be the recording functions of a PVR. But, its a small price to pay between something that only eats ~10W/h as opposed to a bespoke HTPC House, (That wasn't Beige as such...), that ate something closer to 450W/h.

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Michael Habel
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Re: TCO....

As unfortunate is it is, it would take a System like that to boot me off my current Core2Duo, and the only reason would be that it was otherwise a full i7 CPU, that didn't need its own Power facility to run. Still for a Barebones system I'd rather see this at about half the current going price.

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Michael Habel
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TCO....

I see the thing runs at 19v... Any clue as to how many Amps this thing needs to get on?! My guess here is this is a System for those that don't need / want to run a 450W+ Beige Box anymore. And, if it can do HTPC stuff, and run Photochop. I'm probably ok with it. Besides who said you couldn't game with it? Intel IGPs while sh--y in their own right... Are nowhere near a SH--Y! as, say S3's IGPs are At least Intel IGPs are well supported under Linux. S3... Naghh not so much...

So I'm sure this thing would be capable enough to run both Half-Life2, and Portal (2). Which might not be good enough for some People... But, would be plenty fine for me...

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UH OH: Windows 10 will share your Wi-Fi key with your friends' friends

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Re: Google

If by Passwords you meant SSIDs, and MAC Addresses* then yeah.... Cause I'm sure thats all Google could ever snag from the backs of their Google-mobiles

*Which is bad enough indeed! But, as long as you're a sensible person and have your channel encrypted, then Google couldn't do much else to you.

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Michael Habel
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Just One more reason why this WILL BE THE GREATEST WINDOWS YET!

Welcome to Windows 7!

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Ditching political Elop makes for a more Nadella Microsoft

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Re: A little ridiculous

Thats just it though NOBODY I know actually wants or, even likes the idea of running CrApplets on a PC. The way forward for MicroSoft in the short term is to probably to solely focus on the Enterprise Market, and try to takeover where Blackberry are failing. For the exact reasons give a few posts up. Then they can let the rest of it trickle down into the consumer space. As it stands MicroSoft have next to no consumer value over Apple or Google's Android.

And if Universal CrApps mean more TIFKAM... Then I'll be off to the greener pastures of Mint Linux like a shot! Integration is kinda nice, but I think the price of Free (Windows), might still be to high!

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Windows 10 is due in one month: Will it be ready?

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Re: Looks suspiciously familiar

May I suggest that the authors of Cinammon's UI in the current Linux Mint distro get some lawyers to look at the Win10 screenshots in this article?

Where exactly are you seeing Mint in all of that? 'Cause to be fair to MicroSoft... I'm not seeing what your seeing...

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Michael Habel
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The biggest problem is creaky old Windows Update which has to be just about the worst update mechanism of any OS. I would not like to do a new OS install on W10 in three years time if the current state of WU is anything to go by, it would take an eternity to patch the system.

>Implying this isn't the case for XP SP2 to SP3... Or just getting up-to-date on a fresh Windows 7 install.

While I agree sudo apt-get update && apt-get upgrade, Windows is not! It is the best we currently have, and I'm sure plenty of Plebs rely on reading about on a Thursday, or Friday Morning as to which "updates" are then best avoided!

With Windows OSX we don't really have that choice it seems now. So if MicroSoft wants to install some nagware UPDATE TO WINDOWS TODAY! ZM0G! (al-la Like a recent nagware update that they made available to both Windows 7, & 8.x or something more insidious like XPs useless (to anyone who isn't MicroSoft), WGA Call Home Update, which they had the cheek to brand as CRITICAL!

I wouldn't trust Microsoft's updates as far as I could spit a lightly fried stoat in a bun.... I however accept 'em for what they are at face vale.

On the same hand I'm probably just as wrong to assume that Linux Updates are much better, if only that they're mostly peer reviewed before going up.

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Michael Habel
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Windows 10 CRS-7 Edition (RTM) got its view first preview yesterday (28/06/15) by all accounts.

So is this clever way of saying it bombed?!

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Michael Habel
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Re: a more pertinent question might be ...

Will we be ready for it?

Still, while ideally we'd like to go to release with the Windows we want, sometimes you just have to go with the Windows you have.

Well thank the maker I can still use the Windows I need.... Windows 7!

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Michael Habel
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Are you saying that you are surprised to finds bugs on Beta software ?

With currently less the a month to go, before Launch. You'd might incorrectly think that the Software was generally getting slowly fit for purpose now.

So What's the overall difference between us Plebs getting shafted with a rolling Beta, and the unwashed Windows Insiders rabble who aren't quite up to the standards of our polite sociality? Other then not actually being given... At least officially, an opt-out from all the data mining that MicroSoft can get away with?!

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Michael Habel
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Re: Not every "home" user is a "consumer" user only.

1. The removal of Patch Tuesdays so whoops OUR BAD! If something breaks... At least we'll have it fixed before we ship it to Enterprise!

2. Windows as a Service... Perhaps the BIGGEST SERVICE ON THE WEB.... Yeah.. No! See Point 1.

3. Please try out our new App Store where you can buy your W2k Theme(s), for only $19.95(USD), AMEX, and Visa accepted! This is where MicroSoft really want to herd us down into, and I for One won't stand for it!

Is there even just One really tangible thing about Windows OSX that redeems the rest?! Besides the imminent threat that Security Updates for Windows 7 might get pushed up from its 01.14.20 expiry date?! Just One... And Windows 8.x'ers need not mention the return of the Start Menu (Button).... It never left me long enough to crave something as awful as WinOSX.

Which is actually starting to sound a bit like where they were with XP the whole time, But with a (hopefully to them), money spinning crApp Store inside of it.

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Microsoft sez soz over Windows 10 'freebie' balls-up

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Re: Pricing Structure...

Thank you for reminding me exactly why I need to avoid Windows OS-X like the Plague! Appstores! They're great on my Phablet... Not so much on my Desktop.... A basic Calculator Widget that'll be a $1.99(USD)! AMEX & VISA Accepted!

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Re: Free for a year

Then turns (back) into a pumpkin.

If by Pumpkin you meant Turd, then yeah!

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And if I do upgrade my W7 system, but later decide that W10 is crap, can I go back to a W7 image, or will it then have been deactivated?

How can they deactivate an, SLIC OEM Key? Its flagged between the BIOS, and MicroSoft's own certs. No Internet required... Now if your on one of them new-fangeled UEFI thingamajigs.. Then yeah MicroSoft probably, from what I gather has the power to fork you over... e.g. kill the key...

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Pirate captain blasts Google for its 'mystery' Chrome blob

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Re: Please correct me if I'm wrong...

<Sarcasm>Or you could just run Windows 95, the world's most secure operating system ever!</Sarcasm>

It wouldn't really surprise me much if it was more secure then XP/Vista/7/8.x, or Windows OS-X. Considering hardly nobodies using it anymore.

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Microsoft U-turns on 'free' Windows 10 upgrade promise for ALL previewers

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Re: I couldn't care less...

Ya missed the joke!

I think this also might be your jam!

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"it's" means "it is" not "its"

I could care less....

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California über alles? Is MEP Reda flushing Euro copyright tradition down the pan?

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Re: I made a mistake

I gave up the Pirate Party in the last election were they shifted their Media Platform, to a Drug Cultured (i.e. The legalization of Marijuana), one. How you can go from what was eventually an anti-government snooping / Internet Controlfreakery Government (Gernman CDU) Party to something as base as liberalizing the current Drug Policy in one election cycle baffles me greatly. It's little wonder why that Party is on the wain. As I plain to be voting for the AfD in the next election instead.

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How swearing at your coworker via WhatsApp could cost you $68,000

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Re: Retroactive

Double Jeopardy... They probably never heard of that either.... And, yes Alex let's make it a true daily double!

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Re: Work in a third world backward nation...

I thought 1st world = Mercury, 2nd world = Venus and 3rd world = us

Well there are plenty of places within the US where you'd be right to be confused like that...

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Michael Habel
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Re: Work in a third world backward nation...

And her I thought that Hell Holes like Sudan, and Ethiopia were the "Third Worlders"... People so poor they're literately starving to death... Or so Mr Geldof would have us believe.

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Re: Ye Gads...

AFAIC Everyone's a Troll especially me!

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