Since 90% of the supposedly friend posts I see on facecrap are junk, blocking them doesn't seem like much of a loss.
Posts by MarkP
23 publicly visible posts • joined 9 Oct 2008
Adblock overlord to Zuckerberg: Lay down your weapons and surrender
Re: yeah, about that
I would love to be able to pay a small subscription to read the site. Of the order of say £10-15 per year to disable all the adverts. I read the site primarily on my work PC and they won't let us install Adblockers (well install anything), so I get all the crappy flash stuff. Horrible horrible things.
Argos changes 150 easily guessed drop-off system passwords
Uber slapped with $7.3m fine for keeping quiet about driver accidents
"Uber was admonished for keeping schtum about its vehicle accessibility information, details regarding accidents its drivers had been involved in, as well failing to disclose geographic information about where rides were requested and accepted – all information required to ensure consumers are not discriminated against because of their localities."
Isn't that the point of Uber, it charges different amounts given the route and current level of demand? Are Uber trying to cover up what they are actually doing?
Idiot thieves walk free after stolen iPad uploads pics of them with loot
So, what exactly defines a 'boffin'? Speak your brains...
WTF is... IEEE 1905.1?
Hadron Collider switches to heavy ions, tinfoilers wet pants again
US Navy says electric jet-flinger tech looking good
Man could face prison over six second 'extreme porn' clip
BOFH: The PFY Chronicles part 2
Amazon spreads Kindleware to BlackBerries
US Matrix-style cyberwar firing range goes to Phase II
Superconductor forcefield to shield re-entering spacecraft?
Mantis Reaper-clone drone flies
@ Tom 107
"In terms of whether the UK should buy Mantis, the MOD teams will be analysing the cost vs capability of Mantis and its competitors, and if after due consideration another alternative is better they will surely select it."
You really think that is how government procurement works? I pity you.....