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Forum: Serious Today, 22:14
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Posted By Nexxo
You found that what you really wanted was power...

You found that what you really wanted was power and there were much politer ways of getting it. And then you realized that power was a bauble. Any thug had power. The true prize was control... ...
Forum: Serious Today, 21:08
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
You mean those mostly messy conflicts in...

You mean those mostly messy conflicts in countries struggling with dictatorship and oppression? I don't think we quite need to resort to the same solution yet (and I would not quite include the...
Forum: Serious Today, 18:22
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
Same difference. The problem is, as Cei suggests,...

Same difference. The problem is, as Cei suggests, whether anyone wants to operate on this patient. That operation may not be profitable business; patient may be obese, have health complications or be...
Forum: Software Today, 17:59
Replies: 4,719
Views: 423,283
Posted By Nexxo
They won't need to. As long as their tablet...

They won't need to. As long as their tablet connects to WiFi even occasionally (a hotspot, say, or office, or home), it will download and install the update automatically.
Forum: Serious Today, 17:43
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
Because that is how it works. The relatively...

Because that is how it works. The relatively easy, profitable services are snapped up; nobody is keen to tender for the unprofitable, difficult ones. They still need to be provided however, as the...
Forum: Software Today, 17:06
Replies: 4,719
Views: 423,283
Posted By Nexxo
And those tablets never connect to WiFi, like,...

And those tablets never connect to WiFi, like, ever?

(since when does Windows 8.x run on mobile phones?)

I agree that one month is a tight window (expect to see Microsoft change its mind on...
Forum: Feedback & Suggestions Today, 17:01
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By Nexxo
Yup. And you just reached your New Thread quota....

Yup. And you just reached your New Thread quota. :p

Relax. It's probably just some default setting they forgot to untick.
Forum: Serious Today, 15:37
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
Yup, and talking about 'puters 'n ****, yo. :p ...

Yup, and talking about 'puters 'n ****, yo. :p

Cei raises another point I forgot: cherry picking. Eventually the taxpayers pick up the tab for covering essential, but unprofitable services that...
Forum: Software Today, 15:32
Replies: 4,719
Views: 423,283
Posted By Nexxo
Updating to W8.1.1 (which is what this is all...

Updating to W8.1.1 (which is what this is all about), doesn't.

And yeah, I'm sure some users have update problems, as always happens, especially when you are talking about millions of active...
Forum: Serious Today, 15:04
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
Yeah. To what, though... :worried: :p ...

Yeah. To what, though... :worried:

:p

About the NHS: there have been a lot of changes since the picture that you paint. A lot of changes. Currently it looks like this...
Forum: Software Today, 14:03
Replies: 4,719
Views: 423,283
Posted By Nexxo
Don't mainstream users have auto-update enabled...

Don't mainstream users have auto-update enabled anyway? And haven't businesses been upgrading to Windows 7 anyway? No problem then.
Forum: Serious Today, 13:59
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
The idea behind capitalism is that it is a just...

The idea behind capitalism is that it is a just and fair exchange of goods and services because both parties are free to deal or not deal, which guarantees that both parties profit more by dealing...
Forum: Serious Today, 10:26
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
@megamale: 1. The game is rigged to reduce...

@megamale:

1. The game is rigged to reduce apparent profits. If the UK is unprofitable, why is Starbucks still here?

2. Many of these taxes are passed on to the customer (VAT), or are the same...
Forum: Serious Today, 08:29
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
It is interesting. Starbucks, for example, had...

It is interesting. Starbucks, for example, had sales of 400m in the UK last year, but paid no corporation tax. It transferred some money to a Dutch sister company in royalty payments, bought coffee...
Forum: General Today, 08:15
Replies: 45
Views: 1,674
Posted By Nexxo
And I rarely even get a mention, although it is...

And I rarely even get a mention, although it is well-known to the discerning followers and aficionados of fashion that I look absolutely fabulous in a red dress, darlings!
Forum: General Yesterday, 19:45
Replies: 10,968
Views: 812,291
Posted By Nexxo
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: Project Logs Yesterday, 16:04
Replies: 28
Scratch Build Another PC in the wall
Views: 2,750
Posted By Nexxo
Nice experimentation! Information like this is...

Nice experimentation! Information like this is invaluable for the modder.
Forum: Hardware Yesterday, 15:57
Replies: 57
Views: 1,920
Posted By Nexxo
Seems legit. :p

Seems legit. :p
Forum: Serious Yesterday, 15:53
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
It's about knowing who and what you vote for....

It's about knowing who and what you vote for. Instead of thinking in terms of 'good guys' or 'bad guys', think: what does this politician do (not say!); how does that serve my interest and how much...
Forum: Article Discussion Yesterday, 15:39
Replies: 25
Views: 342
Posted By Nexxo
Christ. I see what you mean. I smell a modding...

Christ. I see what you mean. I smell a modding challenge!

EDIT: Ben Heck's design seems needlessly complicated.
Forum: Serious Yesterday, 07:38
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
Godwin's law! :D

Godwin's law! :D
Forum: Serious 14th Apr 2014, 21:12
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
A government should be afraid of its people....

A government should be afraid of its people. Unfortunately it has bigger guns and the people are stupid.

Civil disobedience is just a rebellious child kicking off against its parent. It's not...
Forum: General 14th Apr 2014, 14:27
Replies: 45
Views: 1,674
Posted By Nexxo
Red Cherry switches, for rapid repeat action. :D

Red Cherry switches, for rapid repeat action. :D
Forum: Article Discussion 14th Apr 2014, 09:29
Replies: 28
Views: 561
Posted By Nexxo
While there's porn, there will be local storage.

While there's porn, there will be local storage.
Forum: Serious 14th Apr 2014, 08:00
Replies: 69
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nexxo
And how do they pay for the move? ;) This is...

And how do they pay for the move? ;)

This is about decoupling one's life from a financial system that screws the poor over. Banks control the money. So bypass the problem of needing money. A local...
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