* Posts by TheBadja

6 posts • joined 25 May 2018

NASA pulls the plug on InSight's mole after Martian surface bests boffins


Re: Huge failure - No actually it wasnt

If you know what you are doing, it isn't science. NASA rolls the dice and does better than they should, given the unknowns.

Australian state adds AI number plate readers to GPS tracking of corona-quarantine busters


Re: It's not being done for the indigenous people

Cov-SARS-2 is a Coronavirus. Like sheep are mammals. So it is perfectly correct to call this a coronavirus crisis.


Re: It's not being done for the indigenous people

In general, Australian authorities are VERY aware that remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders communities are at risk during this coronavirus crisis. They are being given priority in testing like other high risk groups.

Elon Musk gets thumbs up from jury for use of 'pedo guy' in cave diver defamation lawsuit


Pedo Guy Musk

From now on, he can be known as Pedo Guy Musk - as by his own admission, "pedo guy" is only an insult, not defamatory.

Farewell then, Slack: The grown-ups have arrived


Teams is free to corporates

Corporates buy Office 365 for Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Exchange - must haves in most enterprise sized businesses. Upgrade to premium and you get Teams, SharePoint (which many want anyway) and Skype for business. All done with one signature from the CIO.

Forget about usability or features, corporate IT departments are looking at the dollars and ease of getting it approved. Why would any corporate even consider paying for Slack?

Trio indicted after police SWAT prank call leads to cops killing bloke


Re: Any NRA comment?

What a country. Children go to school expecting to be shot and answering your door to police can be fatal.


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