* Posts by excperr

17 publicly visible posts • joined 12 Jun 2023

Fujitsu set to be preferred bidder in UK digital ID scheme

Big Brother

Sleepwalking bit by bit, into a new world order...


Contract for a million = peanuts. Long game shite with them, as usual.

Virgin Media sets up 'smart poles' next to cabinets to boost mobile network capacity


Re: color matched with the street cabinet beside it

Surely you mean "Gray"?

Filipino police free hundreds of slaves toiling in romance scam operation


Just because you get paid doesn't mean its not slavery.

They call me 'Growler'. I don't like you. Let's discuss your pay cut


Depends on your definition of growler I guess.


Palantir boss says outfit's software the only reason the 'goose step' has not returned to Europe

Big Brother

Terrible Person

Like so many of his type. You shouldn't listen to anything he says.

Dumping us into ad tier of Prime Video when we paid for ad-free is 'unfair' – lawsuit


Re: "Contract"


Fujitsu will not bid for UK.gov business until Post Office inquiry closes


not so strange...

Are we living in the upside down - again?

Brit borough council apologizes for telling website users to disable HTTPS


If your still experiencing problems please disable your firewall and anti-virus too.

Mid-contract telco price hikes must end, Ofcom told


Re: Hands

used to. It was withdrawn for new customers I think last year.

Amazon unveils new drone design, plans liftoff of aerial delivery in UK, Italy


I'm suprised amazon has to abide by airspace rules... no other rules seem to apply to them.

Meta Quest 3 is a virtual reality of repair insanity


Life in the old dog yet

Quest 2 peformance +20% since the june 21 V55 firmware update.

"Quest performance improvements

We're continuing to move VR forwards by pushing the boundaries of what Quest Pro and Quest 2 are capable of. With v55, we're enabling higher clock speeds for the CPU and GPU for all Quest Pro and Quest 2 headsets, giving you smoother gameplay and a more responsive UI. This update also adds more power for developers to take advantage of for both existing and upcoming apps.

These performance improvements include:

Up to 26% increase in CPU speed for Quest Pro and Quest 2

Up to 19% increase in GPU for Quest 2

Up to 11% increase in GPU for Quest Pro "


SpaceX accused of paying less to women and minority engineers


One of the usual suspects

Techies at Europe's biggest council have 8 weeks to pull finance reports from Oracle system


Never let a good crises go to waste.

iPhone 15 is too hot to handle – and not in any good way


Have apple ever responded to el reg?

Alibaba boss steps down to become boss of Alibaba Cloud



Cloud Intelligence Group. Indeed.

Can noise-cancelling buds beat headphones? We spent 20 hours flying to find out


Re: I can't wear buds/in-ear headphones for long.

Wireless are active = warmer.

Wired - passive = cooler.