* Posts by ainsley

11 posts • joined 7 May 2008

In Windows 10 Update land, nobody can hear you scream

ainsley

Bought a new laptop yesterday. Automatic windows update kills wifi interface, no access to a wired network. The update that killed wifi can not be uninstalled. The damn machine is only one day old and its not useable.

In the next four weeks, 100 people will decide the future of the web

ainsley

Re: And on November 28th....

No No No.

Its quite clear that the first discussion must center around deciding what components of the table must be decided on first, but even before that they must decide on the naming convention for these components.

Killers laugh in face of death penalty threat, say US experts

ainsley

Re: The fight against evil

Being presumptuously good, I defy your evil.

ainsley
Facepalm

Mind numbingly simple

If its wrong to kill someone, then its wrong to kill someone.

Battlefield Earth ruled worst film EVER

ainsley

Re: Slightly out of touch el reg readers?

Taste.

ainsley
WTF?

High and Low

The only reason Highlander II is not at the top of the list is that some people did not see both I and II.

Whale versus shark in KIWI DEATH MATCH!

ainsley
Holmes

I am puzzled about the slow news in Australia, how does that relate to the article?

Is it a slow news day in Spain as well?

New species of dinosaur discovered... in museum

ainsley

Isn't this just another juvenile triceratops?

Boffins give chatty robots a creepy human face

ainsley

I have no sound at the moment so I could not hear it. But it looks like a mildly animated brick to me.

ISS cooling pump refuses to come quietly

ainsley

Design

Does this remind you of those movies where the button to stop the engine exploding/self destruct is behind large spinning chopping or stamping blades?

Why are such vital organs on the outside?

Windows XP SP3 leaps into the tubes

ainsley
Stop

hmmmm

Just downloaded the iso, installed onto a machine that has been working for a couple of years = lockup, blue screen of death, dead (completely).

Probably just a horrible coincidence.

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