* Posts by bob42

8 posts • joined 24 Jun 2011

Capita: B is for Brexit, C is for cutting costs. Stock exchange: Yay! You guys are awesome


Keep cutting

If they cut back enough they will cease to be. That's got to be a win

USB4: Based on Thunderbolt 3. Two times the data rate, at 40Gbps. One fewer space. Zero confusing versions


Let me know when it goes all the way up to 11

Thunder, thunder, thunder... Thunderclap: Feel the magic, hear the roar, macOS, Windows pwnage tools are loose


Came to say the same

Where is the up vote button for the sub-head?

GNOMEs beat Microsoft: Git Virtual File System to get a new name



Git on demand FS

Donkey Wrong: Arcade legend Billy Mitchell booted from record books amid MAME row


Re: Original Hardware?

Are yes, but they had proper nasty chemicals in components back then, so they lasted longer the the warranty plus two days

Researcher sets up illegal 420,000 node botnet for IPv4 internet map


Re: Using a default username and password isn't hacking

Perhaps I'll not bother locking my door in future, it's a hassle having to take the key with me and it would be illegal for anyone to go in anyway. I bet you lock yours though, and I bet you are smart enough not to leave default passwords on your kit.

Ten... colour laser printers


Actually, I find the warm up smell of the solid inks when starting the first time is quite pleasant. I agree the initial start after a full power down is quite slow, but when in daily use you'd never really switch off on less you need to move it. Would have been nice to see a current model in the mix.

DRM-free music dream haunts Apple's app-store lock-in


cross-platform != multi-platform

Just because an app is available multi-platform does not mean the developer did not have to put significant work in to redeveloping to support each new platform.

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