* Posts by MonkeyControl

17 posts • joined 27 Sep 2018

UK joins growing list of territories to ban Boeing 737 Max flights as firm says patch incoming


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Are these people still using imperial units of measurement?

On the eve of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft confirms Windows 10 can automatically remove borked updates


Re: LibreOffice

Using the word 'buggy', or the phrase 'fallen by the wayside', to describe either LO or OO next to anything microsoft has to offer seems a bit harsh. Plus you mention the word 'free'.

Take your pick: Linux on Windows 10 hardware, or Windows 10 on Linux hardware


Re: Like teaching a dog to play cards

I disagree. Me and my partner regularly play bridge with our two Black Labs. Then again, they're not very good at it, whenever they have a good hand they can't stop wagging their tails.

Roses are red, we've received about fifty. Google's next trick? Pixels for the thrifty


Roses are red,

carnations are white,

google are evil,

and apple are sh!te.

Worldwide Web wizard Tim Berners-Lee sticks wellington boot into Worldwide Web's giants: Time to break 'em up?


I think that most of the world knows what country London is located in.

You beat me to it. Unfortunately the article was written by some arse in San Fransisco, (North Amerika).

Smartphone industry is in 'recession'! Could it be possible we have *gasp* reached 'peak tech'?


run out of imagination

Peak tech?, more like ideas slump.

Facebook, Google sued for 'secretly' slurping people's whereabouts – while Feds lap it up


I've been using Android for years without a Google account

I´ve been trying to stay beneath the radar in the same way for years with Sailfish.


high quality and reliability of Apple's products

The perceived quality and reliability of crapple products is questionable and subjective, "what is perceived by some to be "more cash"" IS more cash, your privacy is not assured, get ready with the soap in the shower.

Silent running: Computer sounds are so '90s


It seems I will have to go back to audible alerts on my mobile.

Lots of Lol at Rol


your precious beautiful expensive toy? :-P

lol etc

Sure, Europe. Here's our Android suite without Search, Chrome apps. Now pay the Google tax


Re: I get my APK's...

I'm on Sailfish too, what's google?

(Sent from my Jolla) :-)

Punkt: A minimalist Android for the paranoid


Re: Nah mate - *this* is the ultimate secure, classically designed phone

Love it, I´ll have two, one for each pocket.

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