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by Constantine
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Questions and feedback
Topic: Elastic
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: Elastic

My experience is this; the cost of buying software is often almost irrelevant compared to the cost of actually getting the bloody thing to work the way you want it, in particular to get it to work with all the other software you've got. :)

So I reckon Bruce is on the right lines.
by Constantine
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Sports talk
Topic: What a Thriller
Replies: 8
Views: 215

Re: What a Thriller

Yes, congratulations are due to the England and Wales cricket team, captained by some Irishman with a Welsh surname. :) He does have an English mother so is half English! He played in the 2007 World Cup for Ireland. As far as cricket is concerned, three years residence in England or Wales will do, ...
by Constantine
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Sports talk
Topic: What a Thriller
Replies: 8
Views: 215

Re: What a Thriller

Yes, congratulations are due to the England and Wales cricket team, captained by some Irishman with a Welsh surname. :)
by Constantine
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: 8TB Hard Drive
Replies: 13
Views: 418

Re: 8TB Hard Drive

I am looking to buy a 8TB hard drive to back up all my photos and videos off my phones & laptop as I am running out of space on everything! .... I can remember, back in the 1980s, making the business case to buy some of these new-fangled IBM PCs, so us accountants could run Lotus 123. They had 20mb...
by Constantine
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Happy (Imutual) Birthday to Me !!!
Replies: 19
Views: 535

Re: Happy (Imutual) Birthday to Me !!!

Oh, my 9th birthday has already been and gone; join date Jul 2, 2010. ID no 148.
by Constantine
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: ALERT: How to stop companies selling your data
Replies: 7
Views: 346

Re: ALERT: How to stop companies selling your data

Most of the links are for the USA Most websites you are likely to use are also likely based on US servers... :problem: I doubt it. For example, the likes of Google and Facebook have data centres in Ireland. I can't imagine why any UK retailer or bank, for example, would want to put their severs 4,0...
by Constantine
Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Questions and feedback
Topic: Ignore emails from people asking for your help
Replies: 23
Views: 108339

Re: Ignore emails from people asking for your help

And the low life has now used my email address to sign me up to numerous new accounts, lots of welcome to a site or the daily email from lots of Biblical sites. None of them ever visited by me. Now I am getting emails from cashback sites I belong telling me I have asked for a password reset. And ph...
by Constantine
Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: And there off
Replies: 73
Views: 2419

Re: And there off

kevinchess1 wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:06 pm
Cecil Parkinson And John Profumo come to mind
In Profumo's case it was more of a case of shagging a tart that might have been passing info to the Soviets.
by Constantine
Thu Jun 20, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: And there off
Replies: 73
Views: 2419

Re: And there off

Results in full
Boris Johnson – 157
Michael Gove – 61
Jeremy Hunt – 59
Sajid Javid – 34 - KNOCKED OUT

BoJo now has a majority. Just.

Gove sneaks into 2nd place.
by Constantine
Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: And there off
Replies: 73
Views: 2419

Re: And there off

Results in full
Boris Johnson – 143
Jeremy Hunt – 54
Michael Gove – 51
Sajid Javid – 38
Rory Stewart – 27 - KNOCKED OUT