After upgrading my wife's older Dell laptop from Win7 to WinX with no problems, I was rather taken aback that my Toshiba Satellite Pro L770 (bought just before Win8 released, to tide me over until the next version after) failed some time around the 80% mark...
Today concludes my first year logging my journeys on the Cambridgeshire Cycle Challenge website , over which span I've logged 601 journeys covering 4204 miles; supposedly 1372.0 kg CO2 saved (ignoring my increased respiration when burning the 155,532 calori...
Usual cycling round-up, with the end of the month numbers 12310.8 and 2125.0, for 49.3 + 192.4 + 60 off-meter or 301.7 miles total for the month, and 2760 year to date -- so down even more on last month due to generally miserable weather (culminating in typ...
'In August, 2015, NSA announced that it is planning to transition "in the not distant future" to a new cipher suite that is resistant to quantum attacks. "Unfortunately, the growth of elliptic curve use has bumped up against the fact of continued progress in the research on quantum computing, necessitating a re-evaluation of our cryptographic strategy." NSA advised: "For those partners and vendors that have not yet made the transition to Suite B algorithms, we recommend not making a significant expenditure to do so at this point but instead to prepare for the upcoming quantum resistant algorithm transition."['
We all know there's something to "get" -- but is it one massive "Eureka!" moment, or is it a series of smaller "Aha!" steps?
My personal steps along the way.
- Emmanuel College, CambridgeMathematics, Astrophysics, 1975 - 1982
- Citrix SystemsPrincipal Development Engineer, 1999 - present
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Hugo Chavez's economic legacy - the two graph version
Today (March 5th) - on the 60 year anniversary of Stalin's death - Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez passed away. I think Chavez's economic l
It works the other way around you blithering idiots!
Nationwide surveys that purport to show the 'average' man and women drink much less than the recommended weekly limit are seriously flawed,
This Is The Most Creative Thing We've Ever Seen On Twitter
It's like you're flipping a book.
Well, it does accord with standard Ryanair practice
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The Devil's Kitchen: Wind farms cause climate change...
Wind farms can cause climate change, according to new research, that shows for the first time the new technology is already pushing up tempe
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