Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | ... | 365
6903 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3226

Subscriber

  Reply # 1622068 3-Sep-2016 18:01
Send private message quote this post

Stu:

 

Where are you getting the 'cursory reports' from?

 

 

Newspapers, usually, they just report that someone was found dead near the tracks, or was hit by a train, with no further details. When it is an accident there is usually at least some information about what happened or how it happened.

 

 

 

 





I reject your reality and substitute my own. - Adam Savage
 


Stu

Hammered
4855 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 992

Moderator
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1622073 3-Sep-2016 18:16
Send private message quote this post

Actually there are many occasions the media don't get the full story until after the coroner has been involved, and that can take aaaaages...





Keep calm, and carry on posting.

 

 

 

Click to see full size Click to see full size


 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software
11654 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2005

Trusted

  Reply # 1622103 3-Sep-2016 19:33
Send private message quote this post

Comments like "it is clear to all but the most mentally challenged"

 

 

 

I could also include in all my posts"if you don't agree with me your an idiot" But I don't, as there are various reasons why other posters may not agree with me, including that I am wrong, or that the topic is opinion based. 


6903 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3226

Subscriber

  Reply # 1622122 3-Sep-2016 20:14
Send private message quote this post

You seem to be a little obsessed with how I express myself and maybe a bit too quick to take offense. None of my comments are aimed at you or any other individual. It is just my style of writing. Don't take it personally.

 

 





I reject your reality and substitute my own. - Adam Savage
 


1617 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 729


  Reply # 1622130 3-Sep-2016 20:18
4 people support this post
Send private message quote this post

Finch: Hey guys.

Another bit of fun thread.

What's something small that really annoys you?

.......

 

When a fun thread goes off on a tangent and becomes a fiery debate among a handful of posters.





Don't use 'beefstew' as a password.  It's not stroganoff.


2255 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1078


  Reply # 1622241 4-Sep-2016 09:14
Send private message quote this post

Those last two coffee beans that won't come out of the packet.

 

 


11654 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2005

Trusted

  Reply # 1622258 4-Sep-2016 09:48
One person supports this post
Send private message quote this post

floydbloke:

 

Finch: Hey guys.

Another bit of fun thread.

What's something small that really annoys you?

.......

 

When a fun thread goes off on a tangent and becomes a fiery debate among a handful of posters.

 

 

And when one poster is right and doesnt see his post as his opinion and thoughts, therefore everybody else is wrong




2627 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 185


  Reply # 1622387 4-Sep-2016 13:22
Send private message quote this post

That moment when you go to have the final bite of your food, only to realize, you just had it. 


6903 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3226

Subscriber

  Reply # 1622397 4-Sep-2016 13:55
Send private message quote this post

When someone just can't let go of something.

 

 





I reject your reality and substitute my own. - Adam Savage
 


2437 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 652


  Reply # 1622447 4-Sep-2016 14:47
Send private message quote this post

When a price cut (or new model at same price) happens just days after you bought something

Talk DIrtY to me
4210 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2248

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1622451 4-Sep-2016 14:58
Send private message quote this post

The interval between one of my birthdays and the next. Seems to be getting shorter each year!




2627 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 185


  Reply # 1622452 4-Sep-2016 14:58
Send private message quote this post

PhantomNVD: When a price cut (or new model at same price) happens just days after you bought something

 

 

 

If that happens, depending where you bought it from, they will give you the $$ difference back. I think NL do it, not sure about others.


6903 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3226

Subscriber

  Reply # 1622465 4-Sep-2016 15:03
Send private message quote this post

DarthKermit:

 

The interval between one of my birthdays and the next. Seems to be getting shorter each year!

 

 

That is a known phenomenon. The older you get, the faster time goes. If there is a god, she has a twisted sense of humour.

 

 





I reject your reality and substitute my own. - Adam Savage
 


11910 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5524

Trusted

  Reply # 1622466 4-Sep-2016 15:07
Send private message quote this post

Rikkitic:

 

DarthKermit:

 

The interval between one of my birthdays and the next. Seems to be getting shorter each year!

 

 

That is a known phenomenon. The older you get, the faster time goes. If there is a god, she has a twisted sense of humour.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yep birthdays get closer as do toilet visits get closer





Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 It's our only home, lets clean it up then...

 

Take My Advice, Pull Down Your Pants And Slide On The Ice!

 

 


11654 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2005

Trusted

  Reply # 1622588 4-Sep-2016 18:30
Send private message quote this post

Rikkitic:

 

You seem to be a little obsessed with how I express myself and maybe a bit too quick to take offense. None of my comments are aimed at you or any other individual. It is just my style of writing. Don't take it personally.

 

 

 

 

Im not obsessed nor offended. I like your posts. But, if you post in a manner that basically states that those who do not share your opinions is an idiot, then that is not really kosher.

 

""it is clear to all but the most mentally challenged"

 

Some posts are factual. Some are opinions. I personally would not downgrade any opponents to my opinion as mentally challenged. It would be far easier to say that if you do not agree you're an idiot. Either way its not kosher and it is an insult to those that are in fact mentally challenged.   


1 | ... | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | ... | 365
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Opera launches new mobile browser: Opera Touch
Posted 25-Apr-2018 20:45


TCF and Telcos Toughen Up on Scam Callers
Posted 23-Apr-2018 09:39


Amazon launches the International Shopping Experience in the Amazon Shopping App
Posted 19-Apr-2018 08:38


Spark New Zealand and TVNZ to bring coverage of Rugby World Cup 2019
Posted 16-Apr-2018 06:55


How Google can seize Microsoft Office crown
Posted 14-Apr-2018 11:08


How back office transformation drives IRD efficiency
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:15


iPod laws in a smartphone world: will we ever get copyright right?
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:13


Lightbox service using big data and analytics to learn more about customers
Posted 9-Apr-2018 12:11


111 mobile caller location extended to iOS
Posted 6-Apr-2018 13:50


Huawei announces the HUAWEI P20 series
Posted 29-Mar-2018 11:41


Symantec Internet Security Threat Report shows increased endpoint technology risks
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:29


Spark switches on long-range IoT network across New Zealand
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:22


Stuff Pix enters streaming video market
Posted 21-Mar-2018 09:18


Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus
Posted 13-Mar-2018 07:47


Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras
Posted 11-Mar-2018 12:25



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.