* Posts by regnik

10 publicly visible posts • joined 30 Jun 2010

UK flights disrupted by 'technical issue' with air traffic computer system


Re: always a network issue

I am not sure that "Network-wide" means a network issue although I have seen this indicated in a low rent national newspaper.

Microsoft now awfully pushy with Windows 10 on Win 7, 8 PCs – Reg readers hit back


".....it appears that Microsoft is losing its credibility as an honourable company"

Excuse me??

Clink! Terrorist jailed for refusing to tell police his encryption password


Publication of the password

So once you have handed over your password to the police so that they can search the data on the encrypted drive is it OK for this information to be released to the press.

Not that I know who released the password into the public domain.

Fanbois, prepare to lose your sh*t as BRUSSELS KILLS IPHONE dock


Re: Yawn

"Chargers have to be disposed of as electronic waste, cables do not."

What if the cables have active components in them?

The unsung heroes of the networking team: Who appreciates you?


Funny how its always the networks fault till we prove it isn't.

Mystery of Guardian mobos and graphics cards which 'held Snowden files'


Where did they find an angle grinder in a newspaper office?

Microsoft claims Windows Server 2012 is 'first cloud OS'


Is "cloud" not a little passé?

At least 10 days till hot Phobos-Grunt chunks rain down



Does the orbit inclination of 51.41 imply that any of us north of Reading (UK) have nothing to worry about?

'Find My Car' iPhone app finds anyone’s car


I would have thought that an app for my in-car computer to find my i-phone would be of more use.

Hornby opens part-time visitor centre


I don't believe it

That's me, and I'm not even fifty yet

I said something very close to "it's the rigging y'know".