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    21st October 2020, 11:43
    Hobosapien replied to a thread TV shows from the USA in General
    Billions returns tonight for season 5. Double bill from 9pm on Sky Atlantic. :banana: Though I feel they're milking it now, and apparently season...
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    21st October 2020, 11:33
    Hobosapien replied to a thread BOOM: Royal Mail in General
    Free news source for those not interested in FT's pay for news bollox: :tongue Royal Mail launches 72p parcel pick-up service - BBC News ...
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    20th October 2020, 15:43
    Hobosapien replied to a thread TV shows from the USA in General
    Aye, maybe better left as is. They waited ages to finish Deadwood and that was a bit of a disappointment as they had lost the momentum through the...
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    20th October 2020, 12:59
    Hobosapien replied to a thread TV shows from the USA in General
    Dexter to return for a final 10 episode proper finale. :banana::banana::banana: Wonder how he's been getting on: :smokin
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    17th October 2020, 12:44
    Connect four. :banana: Sorry, old habits. :igmc:
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    17th October 2020, 12:43
    Further research shows the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X, available for under £400, with the same statistic of 12 cores and 24 threads (at a 105w TDP) wipes the...
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    17th October 2020, 12:28
    Erm ... From Essays to Coding, This New A.I. Can Write Anything AtW has probably already done a DOOMED thread for this in general. :eyes
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    16th October 2020, 14:38
    Yep, that's the easy part. First become a member of the old boys network where nepotism is guaranteed. No wonder so many look at oxbridge as the...
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    16th October 2020, 14:21
    Fact is any vaccine rushed out shortcutting normal safety procedures is dangerous. :eyes Just because that's the truth doesn't make those wary of...
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    14th October 2020, 12:09
    Doesn't matter what colour you vote in, they all have someone pulling their strings, and it ain't Cummins, but rather who pulls his strings, and the...
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    14th October 2020, 11:54
    I think they'll find, if they use it to a sufficiently complex degree, it's NoCode as in NoSQL. i.e. not only code. :tongue
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    13th October 2020, 16:54
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Winter outdoor living in General
    Pubs and clubs sick of all the mis-government will likely set up speakeasy bars for the sane. Just opt-out of all the nonsense on the way in and...
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    13th October 2020, 16:47
    First they awarded a ferry contract to a company without a ferry, then PPE contract to company without PPE manufacturing equipment, what next?...
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    13th October 2020, 16:18
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Home networking in Technical
    ... the fastest fibre broadband most can currently get (FTTC). :tongue I use them instead of wifi to areas away from the broadband router, then...
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    12th October 2020, 12:46
    Hobosapien replied to a thread DOOOM: Interest rates in General
    From that beeb article: All those systems not designed to go negative? Temp fix and more permanent solutions needed? Or just another big...
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    12th October 2020, 12:31
    Not yet pulled the trigger on an old server but have my eye on a DELL R710 dual xeon 6 core/12 thread with 32gb ram for around £150 before deciding...
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    12th October 2020, 12:07
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Home networking in Technical
    If the outbuilding has power from the house, so on the same consumer unit (where all the fuses are) it may be much easier to just plug in some...
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    11th October 2020, 12:11
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Wear A Mask Everywhere in General
    Mask? They mean face covering? :tongue Been using a motorbike neck buff where necessary. Easy to pull down and back up instead of faffing with ear...
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    9th October 2020, 17:01
    Bozo has already covered this. :tongue Boris Johnson says coronavirus crisis presents 'massive opportunity' to 'maximise potential of country' |...
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    8th October 2020, 13:04
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Trump has Covid-19 in General
    Nope. He can't be that bad, at least 10% of the USA voted for him last time, and likely will again. :rollin:
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    8th October 2020, 13:00
    If the vulnerable are isolating properly then neither covid or flu should get them. :tongue
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    8th October 2020, 12:54
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Long Covid in General
    If hammering the body with exercise too often and too hard, the immune system is weakened. Those doing marathons are at risk of infection in the days...
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    8th October 2020, 12:50
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Long Covid in General
    They wouldn't be able to hide it away unless they too hid away, if it's as debilatating as the reports suggest. Spartacus may be gone but we...
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    8th October 2020, 09:25
    There's a technical book I fancy reading so fired up my old usenet related VM but no sign of that book or anything related, seems mostly german stuff...
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    8th October 2020, 09:04
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Long Covid in General
    Read they think it may be due to damage to tiny blood vessels so the body isn't getting the oxygen and nutrients it requires for normal state. Though...
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    8th October 2020, 08:50
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Trump has Covid-19 in General
    Covid: Trump describes his illness 'a blessing from God' They've got a working cure. No more deaths necessary....
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    8th October 2020, 08:40
    The code is just abstracted (i.e. hidden) behind a graphical UI where flow chart style decision processes and actions are created by drag and drop. ...
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    6th October 2020, 15:49
    Nothing new going on here. See also Bozo's half-brother Max, given a senior position at a company hoping he can open doors re covid testing and...
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    6th October 2020, 12:11
    Unlimited Usenet $18 (GBP14 a year) NewsGroupDirect - hotukdeals Fake news? Not used usenet for years so no idea if still worthwhile but always...
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    5th October 2020, 15:17
    Hobosapien replied to a thread Spreadsheets in General
    Aka "THe Matrix" :smokin Promoting incompetence to make it someone elses problem. She'll be PM in a few more moves. :eyes Summary:...
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