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Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Yahoo Form Alliance Against NSA

They'reComingToTakeM Sounds Legit... (293 comments)

Messrs Pot, Pot, Pot, Pot, Pot, Pot, Pot, & Pot - Meet Agent Black.

about 4 months ago

Edward Snowden Leaks Could Help Paedophiles Escape Police, Says UK Government

They'reComingToTakeM Re:May they burn in hell. (510 comments)

Well said, sir. I wish I had some mod points for you.

about 5 months ago

Hacker Spoofs Track Plays To Top Music Charts

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Beaten by a music generator? (157 comments)

His name is spelt "Simon Cowell". It's just pronounced ARSE.

about 6 months ago

Car Hackers Mess With Speedometers, Odometers, Alarms and Locks

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Hmmm... (159 comments)

The UK's annual MOT test (compulsory for all vehicles over 3 years old) states that a speedometer is permitted to read up to +10%/-0% of actual speed. ie. 66mph when you're actually doing 60, but not 60 when you're doing 61.

about 6 months ago

EU Court Holds News Website Liable For Readers' Comments

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Nice! (246 comments)

So, what is the antonym of Astroturf?

about 6 months ago

AMD Intentionally Added Artificial Limitations To Their HDMI Adapters

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Why? (256 comments)

"You can bet that the MAFIAA cartel had something to do with this"

FTFY. (MAFIAA - Music And Film Industry Associations of America)

about 6 months ago

NSA Posts Opening For "Civil Liberties & Privacy Officer"

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Newspeak? (177 comments)

"Civil Liberties and Privacy Officer" - pronounced "Scapegoat".

about 7 months ago

Drones: Coming Soon To the New Jersey Turnpike?

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Risk vs. Reward? (249 comments)

"Cameras on poles aren't able to accurately judge a vehicle's speed"

They can in the UK, where they're networked together and know how far apart they are.
If you show up at camera #2 before camera #1 told it you'd be there, that's a ticket.

about a year ago

Millennials Willing To Share Personal Data — For a Price

They'reComingToTakeM Re:In other words ... (88 comments)

I prefer Spike Milligan's "I told you I was ill."

about a year ago

Egyptian Forces Capture 3 Divers Trying To Cut Undersea Internet Cable

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Picture... (166 comments)

Photos are included on The Register's coverage of the story.

1 year,23 days

White House Petition To Make Cell Phone Unlocking Legal Needs 11,000 Signatures

They'reComingToTakeM Re:I'm sure posting it on /. (193 comments)

Has gone UP to 70!

about a year ago

White House Petition To Make Cell Phone Unlocking Legal Needs 11,000 Signatures

They'reComingToTakeM Re:I'm sure posting it on /. (193 comments)

Now down to 63.

about a year ago

Linux 3.8 Released

They'reComingToTakeM Re:I'm confused (120 comments)

It's Gnome who use odd numbers for testing & even for release, not Linus.

about a year ago

NASA Says Asteroid Will Buzz Earth Closer Than Many Satellites

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Yeah, about that... (225 comments)

Correct, they used a hammer.

about a year ago

EFF Moves To Nix Trademark On "Gaymer"

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Really!? (231 comments)

Both parties lose due to prior claims.

Gaymer's (http://www.gaymers.co.uk/) has been a UK cider producer since 1770 AD.

about a year ago

Voting Machine Problem Reports Already Rolling In

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Stupid. (386 comments)

That's why most violent revolutions end up in dictatorships.


about a year and a half ago

ITER Fusion Project Struggles To Put the Pieces Together

They'reComingToTakeM Re:Summary of the summary (138 comments)

To summarize the summary of the summary of the summary: Pork.

about a year and a half ago



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