* Posts by JonnyBravo

13 posts • joined 11 Jul 2010

.. ..-. / -.-- --- ..- / -.-. .- -. / .-. . .- -.. / - .... .. ... then a US Navy fondleslab just put you out of a job


To answer the question posed, the morse for LOL is generally .... .. .... .. for HI HI (on ham HF at least).

Robot solves Rubik's Cubes in 637 milliseconds


ideally suited to computers programmes

Assange will 'accept arrest' on Friday if found guilty


In reference to the picture caption: "Fail: Any technically-adept crim could read crime reports submitted through the Met's “secure” online portal"


Bone-dry British tech SMBs miss out on UK.gov cash shower


"Instead, dozens of doubtful digital media firms – which hardly need the cash – have been millions of pounds – but will little tangle result in nearly all cases."

- your haaaands are typing woooords

All hail Firefox Dev Edition 44 – animations, memory and all


from from pah hold on comma a minute?

yup, it's monday alright

NOxious Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal: Chief falls on sword


I'm not aware of any wrongdoing on my part (but it might have been while I was tripping balls)

Pan Am Games: Link to our website without permission and we'll sue


See also Scottish "youse" :) n/t

the body must contain letters

BPI fiddles with music consumption figures while revenues burn


Y u so frequently no image attribution?

Often the story image is well-chosen and I'd like to follow it to its source.

Not an even an alt tag on this Banksy image. Having to check the image filename for clues does not a great experience make.

Star Trek: The original computer game


Re: This is why I still read this website


I don't think anyone doubts the climate exists..

Who ate all the Pis?


Re: I like the PI ethos....

I partially agree, but tell me more of these "early 80s production practices" of which you speak.

I don't know any early 80s computers that were surfacemount 4-layer boards.

Meet قلب, the programming language that uses Arabic script

IT Angle

I haven't looked through all the comments...

... to see if anyone else has mentioned this, but I take issue with the assertion that this is "the first programming language that is a conceptual art piece".

The curious may wish to have a look at this venerable collection of languages that in many cases are conceptual art pieces: http://esolangs.org/wiki/Main_Page

Furthermore, they tend to go a bit further than just assigning an ungrounded (for most of us) symbol set to well-worn functional programming elements.

Wales joins supercomputer club


Programmed entirely in Java, more like...

...if you want any of the students at aforementioned Welsh universities to be able to work it, that is!

Mother faked ID to 'disappear' child from school waiting list


It worked...

...for me!


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