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Posted on Wed, 17 Nov 2010 in Politics • Tagged with Copyright, Design, Metro, WTF

The Phonebook is dead

Posted on Thu, 09 Sep 2010 in Scammers • Tagged with WTF, Scam

De Gule Hustlers The phonebook is dead! I know this for a fact because the tactics they use to get new paying customers are lies and deceit and this is exactly what happened to me.

August 5.

I get a call from Trine Jensen from De Gule Sider. The first thing I say …

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Apple ties iPads to carrier with Micro SIMs?

Posted on Tue, 30 Mar 2010 in Technology • Tagged with Apple, FUD, iPad, Media, WTF

Magic micro-SIM enabler tool Once again John Strand is spreading FUD in the danish press. This time Apples new iPad is the target, and this insanely stupid quote from says it all:

Apple indfører i iPad’en et nyt SIM-kort, som giver brugeren teknologiske håndjern på. Der er ikke andet end kommercielle …

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The price of Tweetie 2

Posted on Wed, 30 Sep 2009 in Technology • Tagged with App Store, Apple, iPhone, Tweetie, Twitter, WTF

Tweetie 2 I have written about App Store pricing before, and I still fail to understand the "We want free upgrades for life" and "Anything more than $1 is too much" mentality that apparently rules in the App Store customer base.

Tweetie 2 for both Mac and the iPhone have just been …

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To Bing or not to Bing

Posted on Wed, 03 Jun 2009 in Technology • Tagged with Google, Microsoft, Search, WTF

Bada Bing So Microsoft released a new search engine called Bing. Yes that's right Bing, what an awesome name... or maybe not. They named it Bingbecause they want people to make it in to a verb like "to google", but I don't see that happen any time soon - I certainly don't …

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Remote execution exploit - Disable Java in your OS X Browser

Posted on Thu, 21 May 2009 in Security • Tagged with Apple, Exploit, Java, Sun, WTF

Java - Evil EditionOk, first I want you to stop reading and go into your browsers preferences and disable Java. Seriously stop reading right now and disable Java now!

Please disable Java in your browser now!

There, now we can continue - Six months ago a really nasty exploit was discovered in Java. This …

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Is Telia condoning Jailbreaking?

Posted on Mon, 15 Dec 2008 in Technology • Tagged with iPhone, WTF

imageIn order to get a kosher iPhone 3G here in Denmark, you have to suffer Telia. So when I upgraded my first generation iPhone to a 3G version I got a Telia iGo subscription which includes a monthly newsletter with tips and tricks. This months tip is how to move …

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Very appropriate waiting music

Posted on Tue, 22 Jul 2008 in Technology • Tagged with iPhone, Telia, WTF

Here in Denmark Telia is the sole iPhone service provider, and just like AT&T their 3G coverage is spotty at best. So I find their choice of "waiting music": ("iTunes": …

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0xe0030005 I loathe thee

Posted on Sun, 09 Mar 2008 in Technology • Tagged with Failure, Hardware, WTF

Yesterday my MacBook Pro started to act weird, and I began getting a lot of these in my system.log

{% codeblock lang:bash %} kernel[0]: disk0s2: 0xe0030005 (UNDEFINED).

Which according to Google means my disk is failing... Which means crap, damn crap! It also means that I got the chance …

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Ant sucks, and doesn't respect symlinks...

Posted on Wed, 01 Feb 2006 in Development • Tagged with Ant, Java Windows, WTF

Man I hate Ant! So I was working on this project, in which Ant generates a build directory. - I created a symlink inside the build dir for something that was not quite ready to be build for real just yet. That way ant could do what ever it wanted to …

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