* Posts by carrynot

7 publicly visible posts • joined 10 Aug 2010

Landmark EU ruling: Legality of UK's Investigatory Powers Act challenged



If the data is used to prevent a crime then it wasn't serious, only potentially serious. If is used to investigate after, it is too late.

BT customers hit by broadband outage ... again


Whatever happened to the mantra, "NO Single Point Of Failure".

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With dual FPU.

Another chance to win a 6TB Western Digital Black hard drive


Bird eating spider, maybe.

Google slaps malware warning on Radio 3 website



Hmm!! Curioius, can't go the bbc radio 3 website with firefox but works fine when using Chrome, has it got built in protection?

Hotmail still not working? Use Chrome to fix it, says MS

IT Angle

Computer locking

Although I use live mail mostly, I do occasionally access my mail by browser, haven't had any problems yet but did have problems previously with computer locking up completely when using mail.

I switched to Microsoft Security essentials for my anti virus which resolved the issue, subsequently found AVG Surf Shield did not like my internet access.