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by Nick Harvey
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 00.02
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board
Replies: 9018
Views: 1506283

Re: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board

james2001 wrote:If that provoked him, I half wonder if I should have been the one warned XD
Don't be silly. That's like assuming the policeman ought to go to jail if he arrests a criminal.
by Nick Harvey
Tue 13 Dec, 2016 16.45
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board
Replies: 9018
Views: 1506283

Re: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board

My goodness. That's an awful lot of posts, in the last couple of pages, responding to people who "aren't worth my time".

If we're not worth your time, then for goodness sake be consistent for once in your life and stop responding.
by Nick Harvey
Mon 12 Dec, 2016 14.16
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board
Replies: 9018
Views: 1506283

Re: TV Forum Watch News and Information Board

cityprod wrote:The insufferable idiots are the ones on here complaining about other people's attitudes. If you can't take a little challenge to your pre-conceived notions, then in my view, you aren't worth my time.
In which case, the second word is "off".
by Nick Harvey
Sun 11 Dec, 2016 15.31
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows 9 is now Windows 10
Replies: 203
Views: 57705

Re: Windows 9 is now Windows 10

I always thought the way Microsoft have been treated is very unfair. The worst thing Microsoft ever did was bundle a web browser and a media player with their operating system and this made them 'anticompetitive and monopolistic' which people are still banging on about after 20 years whilst you hav...
by Nick Harvey
Wed 07 Dec, 2016 14.05
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Baffling local news stories
Replies: 313
Views: 107608

Re: Baffling local news stories

I get the impression that the son was a hell of a lot more intelligent than the mother.

Just look at the picture in the article. There's a Q in there, which she obviously wasn't clever enough to cut the tail off.
by Nick Harvey
Fri 14 Oct, 2016 12.22
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: 24/7 Society
Replies: 24
Views: 6073

Re: 24/7 Society

I'm starting to hope robschneider doesn't exist.
by Nick Harvey
Wed 31 Aug, 2016 12.27
Forum: Birdsong
Topic: News Corp buy The Wireless Group (formerly UTV Media)
Replies: 48
Views: 19958

Re: News Corp buy The Wireless Group (formerly UTV Media)

I prefer Radio St Austell Bay anyway.
by Nick Harvey
Sat 27 Aug, 2016 23.47
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows 9 is now Windows 10
Replies: 203
Views: 57705

Re: Windows 9 is now Windows 10

So this was transcribed from the sheets straight onto paper tape? No punched cards in between with the individual statements on? What did this program do Nick? Out of interest, would you say computing was more interesting back then? Machines in those days tended to have either a punched card reader...
by Nick Harvey
Fri 26 Aug, 2016 23.40
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows 9 is now Windows 10
Replies: 203
Views: 57705

Re: Windows 9 is now Windows 10

Here's a bit of assembly code what I once wrote:

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by Nick Harvey
Fri 26 Aug, 2016 23.28
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows 9 is now Windows 10
Replies: 203
Views: 57705

Re: Windows 9 is now Windows 10

Here's the machine:

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by Nick Harvey
Fri 26 Aug, 2016 23.13
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows 9 is now Windows 10
Replies: 203
Views: 57705

Re: Windows 9 is now Windows 10

For the ICT 1500 (RCA 301 clone). Written in both machine code and FAS (Fifteen Hundred Assembly System). Initialy punched onto seven channel paper tape from code sheets, then the assembled programs stored on magnetic tape.