* Posts by Alan Mac

7 posts • joined 22 Jun 2009

Redis does a Python, crushes 'offensive' master, slave code terms

Alan Mac


I really wish you'd posted that anonymously

Use Debian? Want Intel's latest CPU patch? Small print sparks big problem

Alan Mac

Re: Section 3

"You will not, and will not allow any third party to ... (v) publish or provide any Software benchmark or comparison test results."

I'll do what I want with my computer thanks

LinkedIn mass hack reveals ... yup, you're all still crap at passwords

Alan Mac

Re: Advice please

These password managers tend to be able to create the passwords for you as well:


China names the date for dark side moon landing

Alan Mac

Space exploration is fascinating. I wish more countries did it.

Opera and Firefox downloads soar after IE alerts

Alan Mac

Java Browser Exists

I haven't used it myself to see if it's "fully featured" but there is an open source Java browser called Lobo if you're interested: http://lobobrowser.org

The best netbook-friendly Linux distros

Alan Mac

Nice article

I've been experimenting with a couple of distros recently on my eeepc so this article is quite useful to round up what's available and if they're worth trying.



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