* Posts by maddoxx

21 publicly visible posts • joined 20 Jun 2019

Qualcomm: Arm lawsuit motivated by greed, 'payback' for opposing Nvidia takeover


Qual is for torture, pain

at least in German

this might or might not explain

Hardware boffin starts work on simulation of an entire IBM S/360 Model 50 mainframe


Re: Cambridge

360 was not just emulated but completely cloned in GDR and USSR.

see this example - unfortunately only avail in English


my father sold this machined to the eastern european countries...

BlackMatter ransomware gang says it's disbanding – again – after Ukraine arrests


russian language

does not necessary lead to a specific country the guys operate from

Data-breached Guntrader website calls in liquidators, is reborn as Guntrader 2 Ltd


Can really anyone sell guns in blighty?


anyone can open a guntader company?

I was just thinking there must be some clearance to open a firearm business

can this be done by anyone in the UK?

even with a company they left with this problems?

Assange psychiatrist misled judge over parentage of his kids, US tells High Court


Re: Putting Assange aside.

and that is why he should be not send to the US, but I don't need to like him

I don´t believe he will be a true John Mcafee killing himself

5 years in US during trial

175 years in Australia in jail

might be little fun

US nuclear submarine bumps into unidentified underwater object in South China Sea


Re: How loud is crashing a sub?

is it PDC - park distance control they failed to activate?


Re: Hitting a container?

Sure, when they sleep, they need to rest somewhere. to avoid nuclear burnout.

IKEA: Cameras were hidden in the ceiling above warehouse toilets for 'health and safety'


Social distancing rules

As a non native English speaker -

social distancing rules sounds - wrong

Why should I socially distancing from soneone from someone - and how would the kissing work at all over a distance

possibly I should keep not neing involved

Businesses put robots to work when human workers are hard to find, argue econo-boffins


Re: Slaves

Wasn´t the first wrecking ball already there? Leaving the office without having finished mayhem?

Computacenter, one of Europe's largest resellers, struggling with data centre kit, up to 6-month lead times


Re: where are my chips?

I think in reality it is about crisps, isn't?

China passes half a billion 5G subscriptions and adds at least 190k new 5G base stations in six months


Faster streaming

I believe people think they can watch faster, stream fasteer - forgetting the bandwidth limit is this cranium thingie

Microsoft customers locked out of Teams, Office, Xbox, Dynamics – and Azure Active Directory breakdown blamed



and I thought it is always the Kremlin.... and not the pixies

Euro privacy watchdog calls for end of targeted advertising plus a squeeze on the processing of personal info


Re: Erich Mielke

Ich liebe Euch doch alle

Who knew that hosing a table with copious amounts of cubic metres would trip adult filters?


Centralized User Management

Was the tool I was about to program in 1994 - in good old Germany. Have been told some years later the company mothership heavyweights came from the US and went speechless after they have been told about our great CUM tool.

Which was in fact a user and host admin tool for good old yp/NIS..... and ran on a SUN IPX - called "Die CUM"

UK parliament sends snippy letter to Zuck and his poodle Clegg as it seems Facebook has been lying again


I hope noone of the commentards uses FB

and Whatsapp and Insta......

Another rewrite for 737 Max software as cosmic bit-flipping tests glitch out systems – report


Re: RE: What do you think Aeroflot are flying?

Great to see Larry flying his Mig


Car crash: Ford writes down $181m in Pivotal stock as investors claim cloud biz still can't do Kubernetes properly


Why should a car maker

invest in a company trying to sell "premium" things for a open source thingie..

confusion - possibly because i´m german

Literally braking news: Two people hurt as not one but two self-driving space-age buses go awry


"We feel confidentW" - that is very AIish


Remember that crypto-exchange boss who mysteriously died after his customers' coins disappeared? Of course he totally stole them


Did he really exist?

Was he a "natural person"?

Or was he a complete fake and we are looking all into the wrong direction?

Autonomy integration was a 'sh!t show', HP director tells court


It war a shit show

I was there at this time, there was no real way to get in contact with the Autonomy people. There was no interest from their side. We really wanted the tech to use for existing HP customers. Silence no deals.

I was just thinking where they can make their revenue. My theory was they get all them money from GHCQ or how this UK Stasi is called in Cheltenham.