* Posts by Russell Brown

7 publicly visible posts • joined 1 Oct 2008

ICO makes mincemeat of nativity data protection piffle

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Never mind the grandparents...

...what about boy/girlfriends when teenagers?

DARPA fashions miracle robotic attachment from balloon, coffee

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That's all very well but

when will it be able to make a cup of tea?


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...this should have a RoTM tag?

Brown creates one UK.gov website to rule them all

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Only technically

Most of us would accept it being sent, in which ever way you wish to send it.

China seals town after plague deaths

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I think it CAN kill within a day of displaying symptoms. More usually its 2-3 days. Hooray, right?

No, actually.

IIRC there is a prodrome of a few days with mild flu-like symptoms before you get the pneumonia. You are still infectious even though you're walking around saying to your family and co-workers "It's just a cold, really, stop making a fuss".

Skiving Aussie fingered on Facebook

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Lucky he's not been sacked

I would imagine his contract has something to say about skiving.

Hawaiian anti-LHC lawsuit thrown out

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Paris Hilton

Brilliant prose

Wot Greg said. The rest of the article is a scintillating morass of wonderment, went well with coffee cake.

Paris - cos its Wednesday