* Posts by spunkypete

8 posts • joined 21 Dec 2017

Microsoft's .NET Core 3 is almost here, which means time to move on from .NET Framework

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Re: "it is .NET Core 3.0 which will get devs excited." really?

Why do non-developers seem to be the most vociferous ignoramuses out there?

Intel beefs up low-end line with Gemini Lake CPUs

spunkypete

Good job on getting the new processors out, I'm looking to upgrade all hardware since the invention of the Meltdown / Spectre hacks. This will help customers replace vulnerable kit economically.

'WHAT THE F*CK IS GOING ON?' Linus Torvalds explodes at Intel spinning Spectre fix as a security feature

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On the bright side, re-engineered context switching could itself yield a really significant performance boost on the same manufacturing process for modern software (the number of cycles required per switch is non-optimal in my view). It might actually be worth splashing out on new hardware in a couple of years.

Winner winner chicken dinner and all that

Google Chrome ad-blocking to begin in February – but what is it going to block?

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Alert

Re: Is this censorship?

COMMIES!

spunkypete

That's called nit-picking. You show disdain at "reach out" but I'm sure you're quite happy with "reach around"

spunkypete

Re: ad lock

That's called being a DIRTY COMMIE. You want everything for free

spunkypete

Re: STOP THIS AT ONCE!

These people are DIRTY COMMIES and should be STOPPED

spunkypete

Take out the trash

So.... we want services like search and social media but we don't want to pay a subscription fee and we either don't want adverts or we'll only accept adverts if they're so unobtrusive as to be ineffectual.

Which dirty commies are driving this filth?

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