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If he liked it so much he should have put a Wing on It ! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALYECvs06XI 
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Bought an impressive corner desk setup for my tiny workspace office. This may make assembling Quadcopters and Small Raspberry Pi builds a little less annoying. https://goo.gl/photos/rXqe1hjyMcbAjihq9
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Anti virus software ; a huge waste of time for most of my clients since they treat notices and warnings as boxes which they need to click OKAY on in order to get back to work.
Emily Chung, writing for CBC: Is your antivirus protecting your computer or making it more hackable? Internet security experts are warning that anti-malware technology is becoming less and less effective at protecting your data and devices, and there's evidence that security software can sometimes e...
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I have several clients running their services on Amazon ; it may not be as cheap as a single hosted and paid for box in a datacentre but after a few years the benefit of AWS and its performance have outstripped that cost. Ive not seen any of the performance issues explained here which leads me to wonder if my approach has reduced those issues they experienced.
Foreword This story relates my experience at a typical web startup. We are running hundreds of instances on AWS, and we’ve been doing so for some time, growing at a sustained pace. Our full o…
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This is a joy to read no matter you technical ability it goes on to explain why some sites trend towards bad practice in stopping your good practice.
Back in the day when the British had a penchant for conquering the world, they ran into a little problem on the subcontinent; cobras. Turns out there were a hell of a lot of the buggers wandering around India and it also turned out that they were rather venomous which
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I read this as "BT and Other Telcos" want to charge suppliers for bits going over their networks ; they want to put a percentage of tax onto every sale over the network. Because they missed the opportunity with the net was ipv4 ..They dont realise that the push to IPv6 will make it nearly impossible for them to do this. So I suspect the push will include the need to block IPv6. To bring their innovation they need to block others innovation. That is capatilism at its unbalanced for you
BT, Vodafone, and chums all flex muscles, press for lighter regulation.
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The code for @HackHorsham Game: Frankie is now on @Github https://github.com/reducedhackers/HackHorsham_Frankie … Frankie is back out on tour cc : @Raspberry_Pi. 1. Hack Horsham · Jul 7. Hack Horsham @HackHorsham. @gowolade awesome achievement to make the finals anyway, well done!
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Frankie is going back on tour and this time his code is on Github https://github.com/reducedhackers/HackHorsham_Frankie
HackHorsham_Frankie - The Python based Operation Game core code
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This queue is a regular sight at this site; during the weekdays it extends back to the roundabout on the left. Yet owning an electric car and charging it whilst I do something else.. thats just crazy ! 
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But what if you wanted to use the carwash, or pump your tyres?
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Since the start of this year I have made a commitment to take part in the Strava Half Marathon distance challenges; this is month 7 https://www.strava.com/activities/628412782 so far this year I have covered 727 miles.
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Electric car ,race performance. The driver brings some points about driving electric vs combustion which you may not have been aware of. Its not just raw horsepower here.
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Can you get em to put a G meter so we feel G's/
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The digital roadie with a backstage pass to your website.
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Im the guy you wish you met last year, the columbo of technology with a final question that always reveals the heart of every technological issue.
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was listed as 'Technical Consultant' for 'Life In A Day' Film, Was the First Contestant on TV POW with Mark Curry on Get Set For Summer, Subscribed to Demon before they sold out , Met my Wife in a wedding dress ( her in a dress not me obviously )
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Horsham, Sussex
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Horsham, Sussex - Yeovil, Somerset - Honington, Suffolk - Lossiemouth, Moray
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The internet typewriter

Above the fray
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Winds of change A SOMBRE exploration of love, responsibility and death, “Kaze Tachinu” (“The Wind Rises”) is being described as Hayao Miyaza

Silent Circle Preemptively Shuts Down Encrypted Email Service To Prevent...
techcrunch.com

"We see the writing the wall" wrote Silent Circle in a message telling customers its shut down its Silent Mail encrypted email service. It h

Two Providers of Secure E-Mail Shut Down
bits.blogs.nytimes.com

Lavabit shut down, hinting at a secret government order, and Silent Circle, a similar end-to-end encrypted e-mail provider, followed suit.

Making Light: The Implications are Staggering
nielsenhayden.com

The results are duplicatable, and have been found in at least two models of Xerox machines, both with original and recently patched software

Pickles backs renting of driveways
www.bbc.co.uk

People who rent out their driveways to other motorists are backed by new government guidelines aimed at tackling parking congestion in busy

Ubuntu Edge will miss $32m crowdfunding target, say researchers
www.theguardian.com

Ambitious scheme to build dual-boot smartphone which can double up as a desktop computer running Ubuntu has fallen deep into the 'dead zone'

David Cameron cracks down on online pornography
www.guardian.co.uk

PM pledges automatic filtering of adult material to protect children, plus outlawing of violent porn and blocking of illegal image searches

BSkyB wins trademark case against Microsoft over SkyDrive name
www.engadget.com

While many can tell the difference between Sky TV services and Microsoft's SkyDrive cloud storage, that's not necessarily true for everyone.

Batman vs. Deadpool!!
www.nerdist.com

The Merc with a Mouth against the Caped Crusader - It's the battle you've wanted to see since ten seconds after you thought about it. Machin

Man creates 'invisible headphones' by implanting magnets into his ears (...
www.wired.co.uk

A man has implanted magnets into his ears to use as invisible headphones in a remarkable example of DIY transhumanism

June : Forbidden Island and Zombie Dice : Battlequest Games
12d12.wordpress.com

These Tiny Tabletop Days are working out their structure and the announcements on Facebook and Google+ brought some return visitors and new

Pocket (formerly Read It Later)
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Pocket Extension for Google Chrome – The best way to save articles, videos and more

Google Reader
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Follow all your favorite sites, blogs, and more, all in one place. Follow all your favorite sites, blogs, and more, all in one place. See wh

Free Speech Attack of the Day
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Free Speech Attack of the Day

Upcoming EU Data Law Will Make Europe Tricky For Social Networks - Slashdot
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Thorfinn.au writes "EU politicians are mulling new data protection laws that could make Europe a hostile place for social networks. The EU J

Windows 8 and Windows RT - Microsoft Windows
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Meet Windows 8 and Windows RT. Find out about touch-based Windows 8 PCs, apps from the Windows Store, and new features like the Start screen

A second spring of cleaning
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We're living in a new kind of computing environment. Everyone has a device, sometimes multiple devices. It's been a long time since we have

Perfect spot for that travelling business man
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An average flavour for a wide audience
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
To be honest this is the hotel that makes a Disney stay feel like a Disney holiday. It helps that the staff are very French in their approach to service in a hotel.
Quality: Very GoodFacilities: Very GoodService: Very Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
5 reviews
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Its been slowly deteriorating over a decade
Appeal: GoodFacilities: Poor - FairService: Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
They are located in the carfax and andy an runs excellent series of events for boardgamers , pokemon players and role playing gamers . i am still trying to work out how to convince google that is not closed relocated but it is in the correct address as noted
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago