* Posts by mj1

9 publicly visible posts • joined 29 Mar 2010

NASA: 2012 solar flares could DEVASTATE CITIES!


oh well

nothing that cant be sorted with a new taxhttp://www.theregister.co.uk/Design/graphics/icons/comment/facepalm_32.png

Compact Disc death foretold for 2012

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the day the music (finaly) died

Well I certainly wont pay for any music in a lossy format

BT preps nationwide TV network


the end of the internet as we know it

the suits and spreadsheet jockeys have long been wanting to get control of the Internet so get ready for more traffic shaping and higher costs .

BT settles pay row with union


once again

we hear about issues that effect us first in the press

thanks reg

bt staff 28 years in

5 years and 5 3/4 months to go (or less)

6music wins possible reprieve from BBC Trust


Ross is going soon

that will cove half the cost,and if they revise there policy of employing "celebs" for the other stations and just find people with talent for broadcasting we may get some change from our license fee

OFT to disqualify unwitting directors to deter competition abuses


sorry we have to let you go

but here;s a billion pounds in severance pay and a pension of a million a year. paid into whatever tax haven you chose

that will sure hurt !!!!!!!!!

Linux game-time refined with latest Wine


love my linux but

there is no real substitute for wavelab ( yes i have tried them all) for audio editing which runs fine under wine, also there is no good newsreader ,pan is ok but let down by lack of ssl and linux par 2 support falls a long way short of windows, so for me its linux and wine for the time being. with a big thank you to the wine development team for letting me use my fav apps in a better environment.

Striking workers will curb network upgrades, claims BT


the real truth

if the deadline for network upgrades is missed the top managers may not get their bonus next yearhttp://www.theregister.co.uk/Design/graphics/icons/comment/unhappy_32.png

BT hijacks business browsers


I'm starting to get worried about my pension

To be fair ,working for bt as I do the staff involved were probably horrified at this , but in today's bt it is not possible to have any opinion that does not agree with the senior management.

It almost seems if the new management motto is

don't think........... unless your thinking that I'm right.