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Remember those wacky cyberpunk costumes in Hackers? They're on display in London this week

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Re: Horrible movie

shame the franchise ended with hackers 2: takedown

Ballmer: Windows Phone can win third place in mobile!

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used to be number one

better than aiming for third I suppose.

Office Software Checkpoint

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why download the whitepaper

shouldnt this one be available to view online ;-)

Get READY: Scientists set to make TIME STAND STILL tonight

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Re: Why in the first place?

Agreed, leap seconds make no sense.

Yes, I took Putin's roubles to undermine Western democracy. This is my story

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I love in when right-wingers try to blame Brexit on Corbyn.

FBI raids home of spy sat techie over leak of secret comms source code on Facebook

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Re: Time line

AI in Facebook that scans fotographs looking for code?

GitHub to Pythonistas: Let us save you from vulnerable code

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Re: What?

Github underestimated how much the OS community dislikes Micro$oft.

UK Home Sec kick-starts US request to extradite ex-WikiLeaker Assange

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You gotta love a legal system where one politician makes the law.

Satellites with lasers and machine guns coming! China's new plans? Trump's Space Force? Nope, the French

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Re: I wonder how they will overcome Newtons 3rd Law

Fire first

Ex-director cops community service after 5,000-file deletion spree on company Dropbox

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Re: So... the headline should be

Company learned nothing. It went bust.

Google isn't even trying to not be creepy: 'Continuous Match Mode' in Assistant will listen to everything until it's disabled

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Re: Oh mighty one...

Even Goolge needs a name you can google.

Health pros: Alcohol is EVIL – raise its price, ban its ads

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price control just dont work

Some of my best alcoholics are rich friends.

Google, Bing, Yahoo! data hoarding is like homeopathy. It doesn't work – new study claims

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in some domains targeted advertising at dearch quality are one and the sameth

Brit military wants a small-drone-killer system for £20m

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or short range, small, targeted, chemical rockets. doubles up as a fireworks display.

Container ship loading plans are 'easily hackable'

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Healf n safety mate, you'll av yer eye out with that software.

Huawei joins Android elite with pricey, nocturnal 40MP flagship

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Hold your horses

Top feature of Huawei phones is it comes without Facebook.

Twenty years ago today: Windows 98 crashed live on stage with Bill Gates. Let's watch it again...

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Re: " Still funny, even after all these years"

I must have been unlucky.

Musk loves his Starlink sat constellation – but astroboffins are less than dazzled by them

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who ever the greedy corp

It wouldbe a shame if we lost GPS

Trump: Huawei ban will be lifted!
US Commerce Dept.: Yeah, about that…

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Re: Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt

Nobody was ever fired for selling off IBM.

London cop illegally used police database to monitor investigation into himself

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systemic flaw

Who watches the watchers watching to see if they are watched.

From attacked engineers to a crypto-loving preacher with a questionable CV: Yep, it's still very much 5G silly season

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"obedience drug" ??, you cant even get a Toker to pass the ash tray.

Franco-German cloud framework floated to protect European's data from foreign tech firms slurpage

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Re: OVH?

Indicative of the problem, there is no good eu cloud provider.

CTS who? AMD brushes off chipset security bugs with firmware patches

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If rapid release of patches causes issues for AMD customers, could they sue CTS?

He's coming home, he's coming... Hutchins' coming home: British Wannacry killer held in US on malware dev rap set free by judge

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Re: Not exactly Lord Copper

Plea barganing is a miscarriage of justice every time.

Google to offer users a choice of default search engine on Android in the EU – but it's pay to play

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Re: Meh

May you be fucked up the arse by google's big dick.

I could throttle you right about now: US Navy to ditch touchscreens after kit blamed for collision

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Re: Touch screens

Brex-o-politico-nonsense-bot you just failed the Turing test.

State of Maine orders review of $54.6m Workday project as it alleges delivery failure and threatens cancellation

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Re: There must be a better way to build these systems


Node.js sees Windows compatibility as key to success

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short answer.

closures. They make event driven code in a single thread easy to write.

Cisco patch day fixes CGI script blunder, hard-coded credentials

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where is vulture south?

That OZ? we get 300mbs as standard domestic adsl in Barcelona

Slack apologises to Europe for TITSUP* services

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All emojis are featured in utf-8.

Irc beat the hipsters to it years ago ☺

Global race for 5G heats up with latest US Congress bill

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Better Internet videos on teenagers mobile phones, I wonder what will drive demand for that?

UC Berkeley reacts to 'uni Huawei ban' reports: We unplugged, like, one thing no one cares about

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Re: UC Berkeley Stazi

I'm all for zuperfluuz zeez in ze german zounding wordz.

China trade tariffs? Fuhgeddaboudit, say Cisco execs. We, er, shifted some production

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Re: Screwdriver job

Yeah, you wonder how else Cisco can move production in six months.

Vivaldi opens up an exciting new front in the browser wars, seeks to get around blocking with cunning code

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And if you want to use bleeding edge features do feature sniffing with a fallback.

Maybe there is hope for 2020: AI that 'predicts criminality' from faces with '80% accuracy, no bias' gets in the sea

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Re: Fizzog

Those who are treated as criminals, have nothing to loose by being one.

England's COVID-tracking app finally goes live after 6 months of work – including backpedal on how to handle data

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Re: Never mind

If you use Amazon, initially it came into the country via Aliexpress.

Imagine things are bad enough that you need a payday loan. Then imagine flaws in systems of loan lead generators leave your records in the open... for years

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Use of SSN presumable makes this US specific. GDPR will not come in to it.

Talk about a Blue Monday: OVH outlines recovery plan as French data centres smoulder

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Re: Disaster recover?

Don't ovh generally rent boxen, rather than iaas or saas solutions?

The Audacity of it all: Version 3.0 of open-source audio fave boasts new file format, 160+ bug fixes

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Re: Detecting track breaks

I do find the vinyl version sounds much more worn.


Any social media accounts to declare? US wants travelers to tell

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just the username

Thanks, we dont need the password

Microsoft's corporate veep for enterprise puts the boot into boot times

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Whats the betting the "reboot" included a forced update.

Nearly 70 years after America made einsteinium in its first full-scale thermo-nuke experiment, mystery element yields secrets of its chemistry

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Chemist's do it, Pysicists just talk about it.

What Huawei to go: Hundreds of Chinese tech giant's US workers to get pink slips – report

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Re: @AC

Its a reason not fly near its borders.

Market flips switch on Arista share value after 'cloud titan' turns on heel

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Re: Hmmm...

One of the joys of Monopolies dominating markets.

Who's that padding down the chimney? It's Puma, with its weird £80 socks for gamers

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Re: PUMA Socks

Sponsored by Puma

Red Hat raises guidance after good Q2

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Re: Red Hat still exists?

Two billion reasons to think they might be here next year.

Surprise! Leading 4-socket server vendor isn’t Dell or HPE

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Re: And the Chinese are known for being truthful, of course.

That is such blatant racism.

Trans-Pacific Partnership returns, without Trump but more 'comprehensive'

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Re: Ask Liam Fox

Chill. The uk will always have that special relationship with America first.

South Wales cops crow about facial recognition arrests on social media

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Re: Nothing more

It is now illegal in the UK to hide your face from cameras.

And THIS is how you do it, Apple: Huawei shames Cupertino with under-glass sensor

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Re: Too good to be true?

Eh? But Huawei phones dont even come with Facebook installed?


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