* Posts by Bill Redmond

7 publicly visible posts • joined 12 Dec 2011

Australia's (current) PM Tony Abbott again calls for metadata trove laws to pass, ASAP

Bill Redmond

Briefings from the people that want it...

"Relying on briefings from law enforcement and intelligence agencies, "

So lets get this right - he is relying on the people that want it telling him they need it - the same as my Granddaughter when she wants something.

Christmas Eve email asked Oz telcos for metadata retention costs by Jan 9th

Bill Redmond

Re: 7 days sounds great

" This way they have to foot the bill for all of it."

Actually either way YOU have to foot the bill either through increased ISP costs or the use of YOUR tax money that could be used for non-essential things like Health, Education, Infrastructure etc.

Wanna be Facebook? It just open-sourced some of its web server code. Now to find 1bn users...

Bill Redmond


Will it run on a raspberry pi??

Data retention: ASIO says Web browsing habits would need a warrant

Bill Redmond

...I cannot understand why it is correct for all your privacy to be invaded for a commercial purpose, but not by me to save your life.

The difference that you fail to see Mr Irvine, is, I get a choice for a commercial purpose!!

Google's Nexus devices get stealth Android update

Bill Redmond

Perhaps it has fixed USB audio so I can finally use my headphone DAC!!!

Xamarin: Design an app for Windows, iOS and Android ... from one codebase?

Bill Redmond

Another option

Or you could just use Intel XDK for the same effect.......

Four Romanians charged with hacking 150 Subway shops

Bill Redmond

Perhaps the password...

was one of their items for sale - could even be the sub named after the only surviving kamikaze pilot.

Chicken Teriyaki