* Posts by Kevin Thorn

5 posts • joined 30 Jul 2007

Robo-warship sub hunter: Free DARPA crowdsauce game

Kevin Thorn


If this thing is going to sit on top of your sub, pinging away with active sonar, wouldn't it be rather trivial to send out a scuba diver with a mine to attach to it? You could then program this to detonate when the frigate got tired of tracking you and got, say, 100 miles away.

I admit it would take balls of steel to carry on the rest of your tour with a live mine above your heads, but it sounds like it could be a plan.

HBGary chief exec resigns over Anon hack

Kevin Thorn

Reputation salvaging

'Anonymous Pokers'?

It is factually accurate, as well as sounding a bit creepy.

I've only shagged two blokes, insists Paris Hilton

Kevin Thorn
Paris Hilton

The other one was me...

...and I've got the video to prove it!

Google proposes 'crumbled cookies' in privacy pledge

Kevin Thorn

The ID card

It's amusing that even Google with all it's technical know-how is aware of the problems with one big database containing eveything about a person, yet the government with it's reputation of I.T. cock-ups want to do exactly this....

DVLA turns censor on grubby number plates

Kevin Thorn

can I still have...

FI57 ING then?

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