* Posts by Nodrog

5 posts • joined 4 Jan 2019

Surprise! That £339 world's first 'anti-5G' protection device is just a £5 USB drive with a nice sticker on it

Nodrog

Some people are just greedy, why couldn't they have been satisfied with putting a 32GB sticker on them and flogging them on eBay like all the other scammers with a load of old 128MB USBs lying around?

Unmanned drones to slash NHS delivery times to one-fifth of road 'n' rail transport

Nodrog

A remote hospital is highly unlikely to have the personnel, expertise, facilities or equipment for organ extraction and subsequent action.

About the only use for drones here would be urgent laboratory specimens and even then the patient will probably have been transferred to the mainland before the results were known.

The whole thing smacks of that old adage - "A solution looking for a problem".

Labour: Free British broadband for country if we win general election

Nodrog

Promises, promises...

File under "Things That Aren't Going To Happen". For a start, to see this through Labour would have to win at least two - and probably three - consecutive General Elections *and* keep the policy intact despite "events, dear boy".

Not that it would matter which party promised it, it's an election after all and lies and false promises are all the rage.

Two pentesters, one glitch: Firefox browser menaced by ancient file-snaffling bug, er, feature

Nodrog

Re "The patch will be shipped within the next few days."

Listed as fixed in FF68 released today.

Grab a bucket and spade: Sandbox open for Insiders again with fresh Windows 10 build

Nodrog

For users setting up a Home install Cortana can be silenced at any time during the process by clicking on the microphone symbol at the bottom.

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