* Posts by bastage42

5 posts • joined 18 Oct 2011

Ancient revellers came to party... and build Stonehenge - boffins


Re: Channel 4 programme last night

*looking at the giant stones* ... "And what do you call it?"

"The Aristocrats."

NASA's spy sat snaps Curiosity rover burning tracks on Mars


Re: NASA - missing a trick here !

Well the first turn was an angle, but the second was clearly a rounded corner.

Hard-up Iceland plumps for cheaper open source



I'd imagine a positive from this would at least be that they'll hopefully be investing the few dollars that they have in their own people, rather than that money going directly into some foreign software company's coffers.

iOS 5's iMessage chops carrier SMS routing traffic


Google Wireless Infrastructure

"At least not until Apple, Google et al own national wireless infrastructures of their own. "

Maybe that's why Google's been mapping everyone's WLAN?

Team Philippines solar car in self-combustion drama


Damage to the electric car

... was "not terminal".

Positively funny stuff.

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