Post Profile

Laptop computers are crap

Time to flush them away Something for the Weekend, Sir  Occasionally, the crumbs scavenged by the Dabbs clan are supplemented with purchases from a local food emporium, the expenditure being partly funded by product reviews that I submit to El Reg.…
read more


Related Posts

Local leaders – Vivek Bhattacharjee (Legacy Apparel)

Australia / Canberra : RiotACT

Vivek Bhattacharjee is the 21-year-old owner of gym apparel brand Legacy Apparel – and he has big plans for transforming the business into a global brand. Vivek (pictured above, right) purchased supplements brand Legacy Nutrition fr...

Google to Sell $20/Month Laptops

Technology : ReadWriteWeb

Google will begin renting laptop computers for $20 per month, a senior Google executive told Forbes. The laptops will run Google's Chrome OS, a computer operating system that does away with local storage and applications in favor of...

Four short links: 7 July 2015

Technology : O'Reilly Radar

CS 61AS — Berkeley self-directed Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs course. Harbingers of Failure (PDF) — We show that some customers, whom we call ‘Harbingers’ of failure, systematically purchase new products that fl...

The healing hands of guru Dabbs

Technology / Hardware : Register Hardware

I command you IT devil... get out! Something for the Weekend, Sir?  A colleague strides purposefully across the open-plan office to the production desk. She has the wrinkled brow and wild eyes of someone who is simultaneously baffle...

The hoarder's dilemma: 'Why can't I throw anything away?'

Technology / Hardware : Register Hardware

El Reg reruns of one of Dabbsy's greatest hits Something for the Weekend, Sir?  Alistair Dabbs is unwell this week. This column is a repeat publication of something we found at the back of the cupboard. It's actually not that musty ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC