* Posts by Robert Dorrian

5 posts • joined 22 Feb 2008

Mozilla delays third Firefox 3.1 beta

Robert Dorrian

@Meh: Turn off unwanted features

You can turn off the features you don't want!

in about:config

set browser.urlbar.maxRichResults to 0

set browser.bookmarks.autoExportHTML to true



Ubuntu zoo preps for new arrival

Robert Dorrian

Next Creature

It will begin will begin with a K.

Killer Koala?

Kind kangaroo?

Konfuzzled Kat?


Twitter falls silent in the UK

Robert Dorrian
Paris Hilton


The 250 sms limit is per week.

"To get to a thousand dollars they'd be sending 50 times that number"

How many week does your year have Jon?

Paris, because she can count to 52.

Desktop Eee PC spied on web

Robert Dorrian

@Andrew Dodd

Isn't that more likely to be a DVI to VGA adapter?

EU wants RFID tags turned off

Robert Dorrian
Black Helicopters

@Brett Cammack

Not quite, the RFID tags are individual to each item, so each tube of toothpaste will have it's own number.

The tracking implications are quite big, especially if used with a card payment.

All they need is a RFID destroying/deactivating system that shoppers can use after sale. (but not shoplifters)


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