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Ask Slashdot: When and How Did Europe Leapfrog the US For Internet Access?

zennyboy Re:Government Intervention (463 comments)

government-funded trains over privately held tracks is ludicrous compared to the alternative

Great quote, so applicable over many scenarios...


Windows 10: Can Microsoft Get It Right This Time?

zennyboy Re:There's nothing wrong now... (489 comments)

So far I have been running the 10 Preview for months. On my main PC. With no overlays/hacks. It's a quad-cure gaming rig. I'll be happy with the Release Version if it's the same or better than this...

about two weeks ago

Russia Says Drivers Must Not Have "Sex Disorders" To Get License

zennyboy Re: Counter Logic (412 comments)

OMG, I actually learnt something today! Had never even thought about it that way before

about three weeks ago

Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry

zennyboy Re: Do users really care? (278 comments)

I'm British but I live in Spain. Should I not know what is going on in the lives of people in the UK? Or get them to e-mail me everything? Or convince them all to sign up for a service I consider to be 'better'?

about a month ago

Can the Sun Realistically Power Datacenters?

zennyboy Re:Obligatoriness Extraordinaire (237 comments)

So if he gets back to you in 15 years and all is well, you'll concede?

about 4 months ago

Wind Power Is Cheaper Than Coal, Leaked Report Shows

zennyboy Re:as the birds go (610 comments)

turn 'down'?

about 4 months ago

Former GM Product Czar: Tesla a "Fringe Brand"

zennyboy Re: Yeah ... but ... it's true. (267 comments)

Plus, remember, frequently one arm of a company often loans another arm (brand, technology, patents) at a stupid interest rate, making the company 'unprofitable' for tax purposes...

about 4 months ago

San Francisco Airport Testing Beacon System For Blind Travelers

zennyboy Re:ADA?? (61 comments)

You do note, and therefore know, you can have Private Insurance in the UK too. Even WHO thinks the American system is bad for consumers... http://content.time.com/time/h...

about 6 months ago

Report: 99 Percent of New Mobile Threats Target Android

zennyboy Re:Market Share (269 comments)

"itv player account watch live" - not sure how relevant...

about 9 months ago

Google Confirms Shut Down of Schemer

zennyboy Re: Here we go again... (170 comments)

Try Protopage.com (I'm not affiliated, just a fellow iGoogle ex-user)

1 year,18 days

After Kickstarter Record, Pebble Smartwatch Lands $15M From VCs

zennyboy Re:Pebble Owner Checking In (120 comments)

This^ but without the insult

Otherwise, a nice review, thank you (GP, not P)

about a year and a half ago

Monsanto Takes Home $23m From Small Farmers According To Report

zennyboy Re:Monsanto takes .. (419 comments)

If "something growing alone by itself" is the same as you building it in your house :-)

about 2 years ago



UK regulator unveils anti-piracy policy

zennyboy zennyboy writes  |  more than 4 years ago

zennyboy (1002544) writes "Lists of Britons who infringe copyright are to be drawn up by the UK's biggest ISPs, under proposals from the regulator Ofcom.

The plan is contained in a draft code of practice it hopes will curb copyright infringement.

Names and the number of times individuals infringe will be logged"

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