* Posts by Usermane

38 posts • joined 30 Jan 2018

Who cracked El Chapo's encrypted chats and brought down the Mexican drug kingpin? Er, his IT manager

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Re: The FBI paid him back in return for his services

Or not, the guy isn't a WASP , hence is a nobody for many "good guys" of the federal administration.

Microsoft polishes up Chromium as EdgeHTML peers into the abyss

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Wait untill the MS programs come in .Deb and others.

See this, Google? Microsoft happy to take a half-billion in sweet, sweet US military money to 'increase lethality'

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Danger

Microsoft + increase lethality = friendly fire

Windows 10 Pro goes Home as Microsoft fires up downgrade server

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Re: Just go Linux

LXDE, is light and fast.

The nights are drawing in. Pour a cup of cocoa and join us for Windows 10 Autumnwatch

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Maybe he need more for making drinking water.

Worrying Windows 10 wrecking-ball weapon weirdly wanders wildly on worldwide web

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Re: Monthly Updates?

But in this case seems that the big fleas had bigger fleas upon their back and so.

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Re: safe surfing

8. Never surf the web with windows, use a live Linux instead.

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Re: Monthly Updates?

Yes, patches, patches for the patches, patches for the patches of the patches...

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Re: Security

Probably some people need to fast few days to pay somebody to fix the problems that windows made.

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Re: Windows 10

But they don't seems so smart

https://www.theregister.co.uk/AMP/2018/07/27/lower_saxony_to_dump_linux/

As they back to the "gift".

Zip it! 3 more reasons to be glad you didn't jump on Windows 10 1809

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Re: Regressions

Maybe was the opposite

Once more with feeling: Windows 10 October 2018 Update inches closer to relaunch

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Re: I'm just wondering

Micro$oft won't have many problems even if the next update format all the hard disks as the foollowers will keep using that O$ because most of the users don't know so much and others are proud of using it.

Still holding out on Windows 10? Microsoft tempts upgrade with virtual desktop to Azure

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Re: "But I don't want all that"

Are you joking? M$ knows that many of their customers accept everything that they will want. When the "common" user has problems upgrading the Windows just changes the laptop for a new model.

Voyager 1 left the planet 41 years ago – and SpaceX hopes to land on Earth this Saturday

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Re: V'ger

Have you seen Star Trek The Movie, when the crew of the Enterprise finds a Voyager?

What a flap: SIM swiped from slain stork's GPS tracker used to rack up $2,700 phone bill

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Re: Want to chat with a Stork

Is that an adult line?

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Re: And the moral of this story is...

Really? Then wasn't a buzzard as my parents told me?

Microsoft pulls the plug on Windows 7, 8.1 support forums

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Re: Looks like Windows have adopted the Linux Model.

Or the most probably is that they want to control Linux from inside "letting" to install Ubuntu in win10.

Best is to have Linux in other partition and to use win for the strictly necessary things.

Welcome to Ubuntu 18.04: Make yourself at GNOME. Cup of data-slurping dispute, anyone?

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Nice but pass

Gnome could be nice but for me is more hard for making changes in the bar. I use 2 keyboard layouts and is messy (at least for me) with some desktops as Gnome. LXDE, Lubuntu, Lubuntu Xubuntu or Enlightenment are most easy for changes. Maybe are others like that and at the same time light.

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Re: Opt-in is the only way to go...

Thanks for the address.

Wanted that Windows 10 update but have an Intel SSD? Computer says no

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Will be cheap ssd?

I am looking for some cheap ssd for my laptop with Kubuntu, maybe will be lucky thanks to MS.

Brit healthcare system inks Windows 10 install pact with Microsoft

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Re: Will Windows 10 slurp medical data from the records?

Donald Trump bodyguards.

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Re: Just throw more money at it.

Do that and the "good friend" Donald will become angry.

Boss sent overpaid IT know-nothings home – until an ON switch proved elusive

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Nobody had the idea of demagnetize the crt as soon they seen the funny colors in the screen?

US, UK cyber cops warn Russians are rooting around in your routers

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Re: Crying Wolf

And the black uniforms for the Sci-Fi movies and TV series.

Torvalds schedules Linux kernel 5.0, then maybe delays 'meaningless' release

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As with the browsers

I remember the jump of Firefox, they are on the 50's or more now.

What a mesh: BT Whole Home Wi-Fi users moan over update

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Re: Dumb question?

Any chance of install an open source firmware?

F-35B Block 4 software upgrades will cost Britain £345m

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On the middle of a dogfight:"the software has been upgraded successfully, Restarting the system"

UK watchdog Ofcom tells broadband firms: '30 days to sort your speeds'

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Re: Wasn't there a similar opinion once upon a time?

Or a dialup

Microsoft's Windows 10 Workstation adds killer feature: No Candy Crush

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Shell transformation

How to change the win10 shell without to use third parts software?

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Re: yeah... Just look at FreeBSD

How good is? Feels as the Ubuntu and similar!

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Re: Consumer refers to who's paying

Was a free upgrade from 7 an if you used assitive technology or whatever the name of the gadgets as the onscreen keyboard or the reader.

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Re: @Erik4872 - Consumer refers to who's paying

Yes, a big and stinky one.

Roses are red, Ajit Pai is tickled. Broadband from SpaceX gets him out of a pickle

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Re: When does enough become a problem?

Is another job for Mario Ruiz and Ted Long.

Ubuntu wants to slurp PCs' vital statistics – even location – with new desktop installs

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And?

Don't seems a big quantity of data and cold help to know the needs of the users.

Long haul flights on a one-aisle plane? Airbus thinks you’re up for it

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Planes could be uncomfortable if you travel paying the cheeeeeap fares but, who want to make the same trip from England to the East coast of the Atlantic in a ship as used to be until the jets changed the businesses?

Windows Defender will strap pushy scareware to its ass-kicker machine

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Re: Never 10? Are they also going to nuke their own stealth patches?

I seen that in the Ubuntu's update manager

Zombie … in SPAAACE: Amateur gets chatty with 'dead' satellite

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Re: The satellite's unnoticed revival was a classic turn-it-off-and-turn-it-back-on scenario

Windows Vista

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Re: That's pretty nifty!

That's The Martian Way

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