* Posts by Louis Schreurs

311 posts • joined 27 May 2019

Page:

ZX Spectrum reboot promising – steady now – 28MHz of sizzling Speccy speed now boasts improved Wi-Fi

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

I can't wait to get my hands on it.

Appeals judges toss out FTC win: What Qualcomm did to its rivals was 'hypercompetitive, not anticompetitive'

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

the big Q

I like that one. Makes me think of the big Blue.

Some lucky web developer just scored $20k to scour Facebook out of Neil Young’s website

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: My Ears

I can hear you.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

expert opinion.

I agree, MeyersSensei!

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Except they have a lot

enablers.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: SIgh. Ignorance is... common

The Needle And The Damage Done.

Peeps should know that replacing Needle with Blunt, or Joint, or whatever way you get your THC, is effectively as much true as the original.

First hand witness.

First person experience.

How is Trump's anti-Chinese rhetoric playing out? 70% of smartphones sold in the US are – surprise – made in China

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

47.000.000

or

47,000,000

OR

47 000 000

not putting your post down, I just upvoted it, I just wanted to show of my newly learned scientific notation of large numbers, lol

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

uses about 75% each of food, energy and other resources.

I say the U$A gets away with this because they were the first and only ones to use the big stick that they are carrying.

It is a BIG country, with all the shit that comes with the law/principle of large numbers.

It is a Big country, never was great at all. Most U$ citizens seem to not accept it, or even know it.

Bratty Uber throws tantrum, threatens to cut off California unless judge does what it says in driver labor rights row

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: I am conflicted on this

It quacks allright at the moment.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Call his bluff

When/if Uber stalls services for a while, the others will gladly offer peeps a ride......................

Steve Wozniak at 70: Here's to the bloke behind Apple who wasn't a complete... turtleneck

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Happy birthday

similar, the staff didnt know how to run the software, i had to emlighten them on initial state of variables.

Tutsim, anyone?

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge
Happy

Once

, when I was young, I had a 'friend' like Steve Jobs.

I was awefully talented in the tecnical branche of life. He had other 'talents'.

(narcissism comes to mind)

Also I was too troubled and DID know what kind of person he was, so I did NOT join his journey to a million euro firm, to be backstabbed after when the talent wasn't needed anymore.

So I don't have the millions or so that The Woz has, but I found a happy place in life. I think Woz has also.

Pen Test Partners: Boeing 747s receive critical software updates over 3.5" floppy disks

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

go wrong?

autopilot any fanbois?

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Honestly..

I STILL have a notepad (paper) and pencil (wood).

China now blocking ESNI-enabled TLS 1.3 connections, say Great-Firewall-watchers

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: 1984

In the real world there also isn't 'a good side ' .

It's called humanity.

India awards apps that offer citizens Microsoft and Google alternatives

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Must be election season in India

coincedence?

Torrent Search Engine | 1337x.to

As hospital-based infections set to rise, best not change the vendor behind the system that tracks them, hm?

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

I

rest my case for in-house development and maintenance for critical applications.

And pay the galls and dudes accordingly. Working on your own soil.

And management by peeps that have actual knowledge of the shit that they are managing.

I manage my own bowl movements, Do You ?

What happens when holes perfect for spyware are found in the engine room of millions of Qualcomm-based phones? Let's find out

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: The cleaner did it.

I sincerely have the suspicion that one bag of meat has 3 accounts on this forum which downvotes posts like these.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

This is not true :-/

You beat me to it, by 2 days, lol

NASA to stop using names like 'Eskimo Nebula' and 're-examine' what it calls cosmic objects

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge
Unhappy

Human Nature

You can keep on changing names and words in galaxies and scripting/coding, people won't change their habits. Of prejudice, bias and general arsehole-ness.

So I am pro-change, but anti-human, lol.

Android user chucks potential $10bn+ sueball at Google over 'spying', 'harvesting data'... this time to build supposed rival to TikTok called 'Shorts'

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Well Doh!

It is what it is.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: It is their nature

It is what it is.

Or.

IT is what it is.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Check not in the mail

I feel this could be called fishing.

u dumm@$$

these laywer moneys go through an intermediary bank account in civilised countries.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge
Devil

We have asked Google for comment. ®

USA decides to cleanse local networks of anything Chinese under new five-point national data security plan

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Its the

It is hypocrisy. Protecting U$ interests has always been.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

the obnoxious SJWs

So Trump is a SJW ??

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Short lived policy

-Freedump- Freedumb . It is what it is.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Short lived policy

I hope that there will be some sort of thing that prevents the ............. ( I cannot find a bad word worthy to name .........) from fleeing the states after the election.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

And the human rights of all those poor suckers that died of Covid in the U$A.

University of Cambridge to decommission its homegrown email service Hermes in favour of Microsoft Exchange Online

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Modern

It's a narcissistic modus operandi to not accept responsibility and to shift it to others as much as possible.

I say narcissism and fascism will win, despite my disapproval.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: change for sake of change

I maintain my own car.

Cheaper then any workshop.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

You see, I consider that a truly odd position

", fix what we messed up,"

now that's where you're mistaken

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: £35 / user?

to my horror my uni also does the MS email.

I just discovered since I enrolled on a new course.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: MS' deep pockets

Yes, and develop a deep founded hatred towards anything digital or binary (the mathemetical kind).

To know computerstuff because it was mandatory, not because it was magnificently brilliant.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: MS' deep pockets

The demise of a civil society through U$A practises.

Days after President Trump suggests pausing election over security, US House passes $500m for states to shore up election security

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

I nearly commented that you must be a shitface, but you shall be able to read that the title , at least on my webpage, is changed to what you suggested.

Evenso, I think.....................................censured

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Its too late now

I sincerely wish Mitch would read this forum.

Amazon gets green-light to blow $10bn on 3,000+ internet satellites. All so Americans can shop more on Amazon

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

ad

so it begins, nice typo

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Streaky night skies?

I'll stick with

U$A

Microsoft confirms pursuit of TikTok after Satya Nadella chats to Donald Trump

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

me thinks this is IT

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Tik Tok, Tik Tok ...

BSoTT

Chinese ambassador to UK threatens to withdraw Huawei, £3bn investment if comms giant banned from building 5G

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge
Thumb Up

Re: Generally, the Reg does a better job

"Also, your post name seems accurate."

You beat me to it.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Yeah, sure.

the chinese cents-for-clicks cyber army must be out in force today.

no copyright infringement intended, jusy copy&paste from another commentard

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

all about confusing the message with the alleged opinion of the messenger

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Brits.............

All greatness has vanished thru the past century.

The process has not led to some insight about how it all went to pieces.

I am tired.

Twitter says spear-phishing attack hooked its staff and led to celebrity account hijack

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Sounds like Twitter was seriously compromised

I feel a lot of people here on ElReg hold positions like the drones you mentioned.

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: Give us the method details!

Me thinks this is not the only example of holding details undisclosed because of the shame about the undisclosed details.

GRUB2, you're getting too bug for your boots: Config file buffer overflow is a boon for malware seeking to drill deeper into a system

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge
Happy

Re: Nothing :-)

Big Thanks & Kudos for your reply.

And, uhm, Stable Genius because I close the stable door after the horses bolted from a burned down stable, I am NOT an IDIOT !!!!

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Yeah, fuck, I recently upgraded my HP laptop to run Ubuntu , single boot, what do I do ???

I am a Stable Genius, but have no clue whatever........................ to do about this!!

Firefox 79: A thin release for regular users, but plenty for developers to devour

Louis Schreurs Bronze badge

Re: The snag with a four-week release cycle ...

"That speed is very useful for a dynamic environment such as the web."

It is also the thing, "speed", that lemmings use to get to the edge of the cliff.

Page:

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR WEEKLY TECH NEWSLETTER

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2020