* Posts by Stryker007

27 posts • joined 28 Jan 2013

After 10 years, Google Cloud Print will finally be out of beta... straight into ad giant's graveyard


Re: You missed the reason *why*

wait... google is shutting down hangouts?????

Five new players – including Blue Origin and SpaceX – are now in NASA's race to send landers to the Moon


Calmn down epstein :D

Humans may be able to live on Mars within halls of aerogel – a wonder material that can trap heat and block radiation


Re: Why not test it on earth?

try 5 years, the target is 2024

Amazon may finally get its hands on .amazon after world's DNS overseer loses patience


don't forget me

I hereby claim .spooner :)

London's Gatwick airport suspends all flights after 'multiple' reports of drones


drone takes drone

This could of been solved in 5 mins flat... take a £100 FPV drone and one half decent FPV pilot and ram the damn thing

Is Google's Pixel getting better, or just more expensive?


Re: So what?

At least you don't think you do lolz

Big Falcon Namechange for Musk's rocket: BFR becomes Starship


Starship? and will those who ride on them be troopers? ahhh sorry

Meet the Frenchman masterminding a Google-free Android


While I wish him every luck I can't help but wonder what the world would be like without the great big evil google... we'd have a choice between MS or apple on our phones. So as I'm not a back-stabbing heel I think I'll continue to pay my dues and support google

'Quantum supremacy will soon be ours!', says Google as it reveals 72-qubit quantum chip


Bit will it run crysis? :)

Streetmap loses appeal against Google Maps dominance judgement


best tool for the job

Thank god they lost, I love google maps and I'm more than happy that it appears at the top of the search results

User needed 40-minute lesson in turning it off and turning it on again


no no no, it needs to be pictures not words :)

SETI mulls reboot: Believing the strangest things, loving the alien


Re: Limited by the speed of light

You also should of pointed out that time is so vast too. Countless forms of intelligent live could of been and gone before we showed up and I'm sure long after we too are gone

Clive Sinclair Vega+ tin-rattle hits £300,000


Wish they'd do this for something worthwhile like the Commodore 64 :)

Electrician cuts wrong wire and downs 25,000 square foot data centre


This is the difference between an I.T professional and an I.T professional with business sense, it is indeed more important to consider the consequences of if it goes wrong over the *if* it happens.

I appreciate many think its not an I.T professional's place to have honed business sense about them, but experience teaches me the last place you can trust to exercise business sense is the management :)

It's like the higher up the pole you go the more incompetent the people you find.

Work from home when the next big Windows 10 installation arrives



Ever since the original xbox I've always said why on earth would I want one of those? a PC jammed into a console box... and now finally MS confirm it lol

Then again I gave up on sony when the PS4 became a PC jammed in a console box.... these days its SteamOS all the way :-)

Intel doubles capacity and speed of PCIe flash card


Guess they have to call it by a name that people (the buyers) understand if they want it to sell

Game CARTRIDGES make a comeback ... for smartmobes


Hey, I've got C64 cassette games that still work! :-)

Google spins up 'FREE, unlimited' cloud photo storage 4 years before ad giant nixes it


Re: @ diodesign Nonplussed

I hope some of the photos I take don't become stock photos to be used anywhere :-)

Star Wars: Episode VII trailer lands. You call that a lightsaber? THIS is a lightsaber


needs more lense-flares

Come on JJ!

Video: Dyson unveils robotic tank that hoovers while you're out


WTF?? why is it released first in Japan? Its a UK company riiiiiight?

'Hello? Hello? Yes, I'm calling you on my WEB BROWSER'


so bloaty mozilla gets fatter?

More bloat thats not needed.... eejits

Parent gabfest Mumsnet hit by SSL bug: My heart bleeds, grins hacker


Re: .. wouldn't let any of you anywhere near my lady garden..

she means semen dumping grounds mate

Minecraft developer kills Kickstarted Minecraft movie


I'd of thought notch has made enough millions without wanting to milk some small production movie too, which lets face it is just more publicity for the game!

Penguins, I give you: The SOLAR-POWERED Ubuntu laptop


bad bad bad design!

Ok so it has plenty of solar capacity with the solar panel that folds out but why oh god why did they make it so when the solar panel is folded in not a single panel is left exposed on the back of the lid!!!!! so much charging opportunities missed! what spends most of the time facing the sky? yes the LID !!

Hotshots' hotchpotch hotspots: Office Wi-Fi is a great big botch


I use hostapd on a linux box. Decent WiFi dongle with decent omni-directional antenna and its way better than most so called access points, more range so less needed too.

Who'll do a Red Hat on open-source storage?

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Thanks, I'll check GlusterFS out :-)

Star Trek saviour JJ Abrams joins the dark side: Star Wars VII


he could do a marvel style mashup!

and call it "Star Wars!" .... ugh no that don't work... how about "Star Wars Trek!" yh.... lets be honest I'm not bothered by the fact he didn't script the last star trek movie.... he just happened to be instrumental in the trashing of the whole franchise


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