* Posts by Chris SC

8 posts • joined 11 Aug 2009

Apple is Superman's digital Kryptonite

Chris SC

Re: Dead tree

We're still doing that?

Kim Dotcom offers free internet with own submarine cable

Chris SC

Isn't it about now he should announce he's buying Sealand and setting up his own country, or is it too early on the Antipodean Self-Important Fantasist time line?

Free games for all after EA discount code goes viral

Chris SC

Too honest to pirate, too cheap to not take advantage - who are these people?

Campaigners roll out political-correctness Voight-Kampff CAPTCHAs

Chris SC

Politically incorrect would be calling gay people faggots. Believing that gay people should be beaten is a bit more than being insensitive.

Wikileaked cable: AFACT was MPAA’s cat’s-paw

Chris SC


Not that I doubt the gist, but what does the ellipsis in 'despite the lead role of AFACT … this is an MPAA / American studios production' represent?

Actor Simon Pegg warns over banking Trojan Twitter hack

Chris SC

I'm confused

You mean there isn't some nebulous anti-The Man political motive involved in guessing his password? Well where's the fun in that.

Why probe Google for antitrust? It 'does no evil'

Chris SC


"Don't be evil." Googlers generally apply those words to how we serve our users. But "Don't be evil" is much more than that. Yes, it's about providing our users unbiased access to information, focusing on their needs and giving them the best products and services that we can. But it's also about doing the right thing more generally -- following the law [WTF???], acting honorably and treating each other with respect.


Microsoft's web Office: No love for Chrome, Opera

Chris SC

What a shame

If only computers were designed so that you could install more than one browser.


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