* Posts by briandavies

7 publicly visible posts • joined 9 Aug 2016

Airbnb host thrown in the clink after guest finds hidden camera inside Wi-Fi router


They don't mess about in China do they! Caught red-handed - arrested - banged up for 20 days.

Ecuador says 'yes' to Assange 'freedom' deal, but Julian says 'nyet'


Re: Assange is a political prisoner, in the United Kingdom, end of


Facebook: Up to 90 million addicts' accounts slurped by hackers, no thanks to crappy code


>>Earlier this week, it emerged Facebook was using people's cellphone numbers, provided for two-factor authentication, to target them with adverts, even though the numbers were only provided for security reasons rather than ads.<<

Really? How surprising!

UK 'meltdown' bank TSB's owner: Our IT migration was a 'success'


UK politician criticises bank IT failure...

>>It simply isn't good enough to expose customers to IT failures,..<<

Perhaps the government could give TSB some tips on IT implementation, after all they have lots of experience of failure in that area.

Kaspersky Lab loses the privilege of giving Twitter ad money


Re: I hope for a symbol in the making...

>>Did you know that if you removed your account from Facebook then all your friends will get sent a reminder that you unfriended them?<<

That didn't happen when I dumped them last year.

'Toyota dealer stole my wife's saucy snaps from phone, emailed them to a swingers website'


Before I can possibly comment I would need to see the evidence!

London's Met Police has missed the Windows XP escape deadline


Re: It's not just the Desktop that's in trouble...

" ......which dragged its arse longer than a Jack Russell across a cream carpet."