* Posts by Gnisho

3 posts • joined 21 Jul 2017

No Windows 10, no Office 2019, says Microsoft


Re: What's a

> [64K machines] There's no point trying to poke a ROM.

Eh, had both C64 and Atari 800XL at different points, both had 64K RAM installed and bank switching available between RAM and ROM for the various address spaces. IIRC on both models a poke would write directly to the RAM bank no matter which bank was selected for read at the time. Can't say about models from other manufacturers though.

uBlock Origin ad-blocker knocked for blocking hack attack squawking


Re: What's the point of CSP anyway?

"To save user privacy, we had to invent a new way to compromise it."

Thank you, Scott, for saying up front that this feature is not for the user. Now kindly go re-evaluate what's implemented here as compared to user's privacy goals, and maybe also re-evaluate your entire life. Thanks.

Microsoft finally allows hosted desktops on multi-tenant hardware


Decades behind!

Yup, Microsoft finally allows capabilities offered by others decades ago.


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