* Posts by Marc F

6 posts • joined 12 Nov 2010

Orange customer clobbered with SIX-FIGURE phone bill

Marc F
Headmaster

Re: Unit of data

In which case: What was the compression ratio. 15m track can be a smaller file than a 3minute affair.

Ten exabytes wedged into a rather large box by Cleversafe

Marc F
Coat

Before its time?

Let's wait 10 years and they'll be a usb flash drive that size.

Apple's 'App Store trademark': A farce of Jobsian proportions

Marc F

re: (untitled)

> What's amusing though is that this concept of a centralised repository of applications.

You might like to note that the issue is with regard to the name "App Store", not with the concept of a centralised repository of applications.

They're not stopping people creating an app store, they want to stop people creating an app store and calling it an app store.

Programmer gets 8 years for theft of stock trading software

Marc F
FAIL

Nope

> He won't do that again any time soon.

Nope, 'cause he'll be in jail!

US scientists build laser-killing device

Marc F

Well structured deeper material

By 'Well structured deeper material'... you mean... a brick? (see earlier response)

'Superb' Apple 1 on the block for £100k-£150K

Marc F
Joke

Magical

"'Superb' Apple 1" shouldn't that be "'Magical' Apple 1"

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