* Posts by andylondon

2 posts • joined 15 Jan 2013

Why Bletchley Park could never happen today


Re: No war

Precisely. Back in WWII we were in a battle for survival. Now we have the "War on Terror". Horrible though 9/11 and 7/7 were, they were and are not existential threats, even if some find it convenient to dress them up as such.

Satnav blunder sends Belgian granny 1,450km to Croatia


Er, what about the Apple Maps?

I thought The Register's style guide required all navigational errors to be blamed on Apple. What's going on?

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