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UK Launches 'Peer To Patent' Pilot Project

sortia Re:Minister? (78 comments)

Way off-topic... But that's semantics surely? Does a 5 year old really differentiate the weight of 2 classes on the name of the class? :-)

more than 3 years ago

Comparing Windows and Ubuntu On Netbooks

sortia Re:Eh? Gnash? (317 comments)

iPlayer has SWF Verification though so unless the BBC has a sudden outbreak of common sense people are stuck using Adobe!

more than 3 years ago

Why Facebook Won't Stop Invading Your Privacy

sortia Re:Well, duh. (219 comments)

But Google are up front and honest about any information they sell, I do not know of occasions where Google have breached their privacy policy. (bar possibly a few grey area's re wifi sniffing)
Do you know of occasions where Google has broken its own privacy policy? (Genuine question)

more than 2 years ago

Google and Verizon In Talks To Prioritize Traffic (Updated)

sortia Re:Point of view is wrong (410 comments)

This sound to me basically the same as what the BBC are currently doing on iplayer with project cheetah, having a cache of the video at the isp level to save bandwidth!

more than 4 years ago

Obama Won't Intervene Over British Hacker McKinnon

sortia Re:Asperger's (268 comments)

Just for clarity, I get to blame Labour & GCHQ etc for stomping all over our laws! :-)

more than 4 years ago

Obama Won't Intervene Over British Hacker McKinnon

sortia Re:Asperger's (268 comments)

I do not think anybody id disputing that? It's the inflated costs of the damage to obtain the extradition order that is the issue.

more than 3 years ago

Flash Cookies, a Little-Known Privacy Threat

sortia Re:Flashblock will not protect you (225 comments)

even if you are correct (i dont know if you are or not) then using noscript would stop flash before it loaded

more than 5 years ago


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