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    Azure Table Storage for the Json snippets. Azure...

    Azure Table Storage for the Json snippets.
    Azure Blob container for the images.

    Link the json to the images using columns in the Azure table (one column for each image blob key).

    Use Python...
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    Sounds like someone else with a 5ft high scream....

    Sounds like someone else with a 5ft high scream. :tongue
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    Just been reminded that The Boys season 2, first...

    Just been reminded that The Boys season 2, first 3 episodes, are available from today on Amazon Prime Video. :banana:

    Rest of the season to be made available one episode each Friday, for some...
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    The u-turn was after someone complained to the...

    The u-turn was after someone complained to the DWP that it is also discriminatory to advertise for a stylist in case non-stylists think they cannot apply. :freaky:
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    See which providers and speed (FTTC/FTTP) your...

    See which providers and speed (FTTC/FTTP) your exchange supports then compare their prices for normal 'unlimited as long as you don't take the piss' broadband offering typically under £25/month inc...
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    Sounds ideal for a mini LED projector. Mount it...

    Sounds ideal for a mini LED projector. Mount it on a ceiling rail and move it closer for a TV size picture and back for cinema size. Paint the wall a suitable colour and no screen on show. Natural...
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    Banksy they are not. Though if he gets away with...

    Banksy they are not. Though if he gets away with it then it's like the broken window theory.

    Also isn't he from Bristol, based on number of works he's produced in that area, so no coincidence...
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    Handy excuse for them to analyse all your...

    Handy excuse for them to analyse all your conversations then sling ads to you inbetween music tracks. :tongue
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    They're having another go with their 'paint the...

    They're having another go with their 'paint the town red' fire truck? Brave. :laugh


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8Z8MP44OqQ
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    :laugh They even put the price in small print. ...

    :laugh They even put the price in small print.

    £179 :rollin:

    At least they throw in free delivery. :tongue
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    Makes one wonder how NZ and other places trying...

    Makes one wonder how NZ and other places trying to keep it away deal with the news. Maybe they're hoping if enough countries keep it low level they can continue doing the 'all incomers must...
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    Aye, they'll need to bring in a WFH tax to get...

    Aye, they'll need to bring in a WFH tax to get people back to the old habits the longer the new ways become familiar and acceptable.
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    It would be interesting to see how they are doing...

    It would be interesting to see how they are doing it. Unlikely to be automated picking off loose veg so maybe they require suppliers to ship their stuff in automated friendly packaging. e.g. a bunch...
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    I have a cheap serviced office a few miles from...

    I have a cheap serviced office a few miles from home (for a plan B) but only been using it when it's too bedlam at home, but then find it too quiet in the office without the usual background noise...
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    Different strains, so maybe the second one was...

    Different strains, so maybe the second one was the one wielding the barbed wire baseball bat.
    Also the after effects of the virus affect some worse than others where it takes some months to...
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    The reddit homelab wiki...

    The reddit homelab wiki is a good place to start for which generations of older hardware to consider and what to avoid. I need to spend more time digging into the info to see whether brands such as...
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    Yet Amazon are going to use the same process as...

    Yet Amazon are going to use the same process as Tesco with their new partnership with Morrisons. :tongue

    Amazon and Morrisons launch grocery delivery service - how it works | Gazette

    Seems it's...
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    Alternatively, get a cheapo old rackserver to try...

    Alternatively, get a cheapo old rackserver to try it out before splashing out on more expensive modern alternatives.

    I stumbled across bargainhardware.co.uk (a legit reseller of refurb corporate...
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    Well he is a superspreader, of doom. :tongue I...

    Well he is a superspreader, of doom. :tongue

    I suppose it means his Majestic-12 SKA is now self-sufficient and his day job is just staring at the server lights waiting for them to turn red. While...
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    WASM is just the container that lets you run...

    WASM is just the container that lets you run non-javascript code in the browser. Only a masochist would attempt to program anything substantial in it directly, hence Rust and other higher level...
  21. Thread: Peak oil

    by Hobosapien
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    Maybe Musk is using SpaceX not only for the glory...

    Maybe Musk is using SpaceX not only for the glory of space (i.e. Mars) but to chase down asteroids with high Lithium content. Would be more valuable than that gold space nugget 'gonna make us all...
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    On Amazon? Saw the new season advertised but only...

    On Amazon? Saw the new season advertised but only a trailer available when I looked the other day.

    If available 'elsewhere' I've given up with my android box for streaming USA sources as the apps...
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    WTF are they farming penguins for? :confused: ...

    WTF are they farming penguins for? :confused:

    It's bad enough these sorts of animals having to endure prison aka zoo.
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    All this faffing about. Just give them all As,...

    All this faffing about. Just give them all As, let them apply to whichever unis they want, and if the uni is fussy they can provide an entrance exam to keep the dimboes away. Sorted. :smokin

    If...
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    Spot the grammar mistake (there may be more than...

    Spot the grammar mistake (there may be more than one but I'm seeing the most obvious as I didn't take A level English :tongue):
    ...
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    Aye, Baroness Dildo Harding. Same bint in charge...

    Aye, Baroness Dildo Harding. Same bint in charge of TalkTalk during it's biggest (publicised) data breach.

    Not the first or last privileged **** to be moved sideways when they're found out to be...
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    Took them long enough to get it out of the...

    Took them long enough to get it out of the cooler. :eyes

    Alternatively, they hacked the UK (Oxford) one and just bypassed all the red tape. :smokin
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    That'll be the hypnotoad using interlaced frames....

    That'll be the hypnotoad using interlaced frames. :tongue
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    It's interesting that the more prominant people...

    It's interesting that the more prominant people to change gender (afaik) are men beyond 50.

    Bruce Jenner (Olympic decathlete in the earlier life), Robert Millar (pro cyclist in the earlier life),...
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    Try connecting it to a 4K TV/monitor while at the...

    Try connecting it to a 4K TV/monitor while at the store too then. :smokin

    IIRC 30hz will be ok for mostly static work but anything more extensive than mouse movement will be borderline unusable...
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    Surely you're not changing things that require...

    Surely you're not changing things that require all projects in a solution to be live unit tested, so maybe could create local alternative solutions to split it up outside the official one.

    If...
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    The french have as much incentive to control the...

    The french have as much incentive to control the flow as Turkey and others looking to offload the problem. Sure give them a few more million/billion I'm sure that will cure it. :rolleyes:

    If only...
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    So the Wachowski brothers are now sisters. That...

    So the Wachowski brothers are now sisters. That seems more interesting than any Matrix talk, for siblings to both be 'the wrong gender' at birth. Nature or nurture type thing, were they born that way...
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    You're limited by the video output(s) on the...

    You're limited by the video output(s) on the laptop unless using some sort of usb to video convertor. Ideally need displayport/mini-displayport or HDMI 2 for higher than 1080 HD at usable refresh...
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    A fair bit if you parked a classic camper and...

    A fair bit if you parked a classic camper and rented it out via airbnb. :smokin
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    Leaked bodycam footage shows the 18 minutes of...

    Leaked bodycam footage shows the 18 minutes of panic leading up to George Floyd'''s death | ITV News





    For those of us not watching it and reliant on media coverage to give the facts...
  37. I once developed a web app for a client that went...

    I once developed a web app for a client that went bust before paying me. I found an IP lawyer to go over the contract to determine what was ok for me to proceed in re-using the source code and idea. ...
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    These raffles have been around for years. I...

    These raffles have been around for years. I suspect many are scams where they know they won't reach their target number of ticket sales to trigger the actual raffle and will fall back on offering a...
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    Pah, they weren't even trying to pretend it was real. Crappy pixelated fuzzy images of the descent in a world where smartphones have better cameras. :rolleyes:

    If that's the current state of the...
  40. Could be your browser is set to clear cookies and...

    Could be your browser is set to clear cookies and data when it's closed. I have this setting enabled in Firefox but they have a 'manage exceptions' override so can add sites I frequently visit so I...
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    I presume the 3d printed parts are custom made so...

    I presume the 3d printed parts are custom made so IP protectable and can sell them (either via download of 3d printer 'do this' file, or shipping the actual model kit/assembled printed parts) in...
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    Also applies if using ER to get money out of the...

    Also applies if using ER to get money out of the company at reduced tax rate.
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    Season 2 scheduled for September on Amazon Video....

    Season 2 scheduled for September on Amazon Video. Been a long time coming, hope it's as f'd up as season 1, so worth the wait. :smokin
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    Apparently season 1 starts by following the same...

    Apparently season 1 starts by following the same plot as the movie.

    How many episodes of season 1 does the movie cover before the TV show goes beyond that?
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    BS! Some clients insist on using their kit when...

    BS! Some clients insist on using their kit when connecting remotely to their network. No issue re IR35 or anything else. I've had several clients where they provide a laptop at the start of the...
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    Aye, world class, in a world where the class is...

    Aye, world class, in a world where the class is full of dunces. :cretin:
  47. Thread: .NET 5

    by Hobosapien
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    Poll: Logically it makes sense to have one .Net...

    Logically it makes sense to have one .Net framework for all the things they want to support going forwards but in a library that is cross platform capable even if all features aren't.

    So rather...
  48. Damn dam damned?

    Damn dam damned?
  49. Thread: .NET 5

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    Poll: It gets better. .Net Core (now .Net 5) includes...

    It gets better. .Net Core (now .Net 5) includes almost everything that was in .Net Framework, including stuff that is not cross platform compatible, which was the original goal of .Net Core. :freaky:...
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    If considering Flutter then Microsoft are...

    If considering Flutter then Microsoft are evolving their current Xamarin alternative to something called .NET MAUI.

    Introducing .NET Multi-platform App UI | .NET Blog

    The comments are...
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