* Posts by Nastybirdy

6 posts • joined 21 Mar 2016

Google touts Babel Fish-esque in-ear real-time translators. And the usual computer stuff

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Ugh.

Oh well. I moved from Apple to the OnePlus 5 when I got tired of their bullshittery.

"Here, we're going to remove an industry standard jack and sell you back a solution to the problem we've deliberately made to sell you the solution."

Sad to see Google following the iHerd.

Go dark with the flow: Lavabit lives again

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~Slow handclap~

Well that's lovely and all, but given the abrupt shuttering of Lavabit.com back in the day is STILL causing me problems with recovering accounts, he can sod off if he thinks I'm giving him my business for a second time. His grand gesture was all well and good, but I bet I'm not the only customer it caused a shit ton of trouble for.

PC sales sinking almost as fast as Donald Trump's poll numbers

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Also, this doesn't track people like me who build our own boxes and upgrade them piecemail rather than buying a whole new machine from a branded manufacturer. Because we don't like being ripped off with their stupid prices and substandard components.

Cygnus spacecraft on fire

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[Event Horizon] Have you ever seen fire in zero gravity? It's beautiful. It's like liquid it... slides all over everything. Comes up in waves. [/Event Horizon]

Apple stuns world with Donald Trump iPhone

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Night Shift? Guess that explains why they wouldn't let f.lux onto the app store. Well, let's see if it's any good....

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